Sennheiser MKH 8060 Shotgun Mic

Rent for $35.00 per day

SKU: R-SENN-MKH8060 Categories: , ,


The MKH 8060 offers true and natural sound in a lightweight, rugged package. Reliable under the toughest climatic conditions, the MKH 8060’s symmetrical RF transducer design produces high sensitivity, low distortion, excellent transient response. The short interference tube yields a pleasing supercardioid / lobar pickup pattern, suppressing off-axis sound without coloration to create extremely natural and detailed results.


• Super-cardioid/lobar pick-up pattern
• Very natural sound
• Undistorted off-axis sound
• Exceptionally low inherent self-noise
• Extremely low distortion
• Transformerless and fully floating balanced output
• High output signal
• Rugged metal housing
• Non-reflective Nextel® coating
• Extremely weather-proof due to RF circuit
• Ideal for camera mounting due to compact design
• Becomes a digital mic when combined with the MZD 8000 digital module
• Timbrally identical with the other 8000-series microphones for optimum aural compatibility


Transducer principle: RF condenser
Pick-up pattern: super-cardioid/lobar
Frequency response: 50–25,000 Hz
Sensitivity: -24 dBV/Pa (63mV/Pa)
Max. sound pressure level: 129 dB SPL
Equivalent noise level: 11 dB (A) (DIN-IEC 651), 23 dB (CCIR 268-3)
Phantom powering: 48 ± 4 V Phantom (P48, IEC 61938)
Current consumption: 3.3 mA
Nominal impedance: 25 Ω
Min. terminating impedance: 2 KΩ
Weight: 2.8 ounces (3.9 ounces with XLR module)
Length: 5.7 inches (7.0 inches with MZX 8000 XLR module)
Diameter: .75 inches (19 mm)
Operating temperature: -14° F to 140° F (-10° C to 60° C)

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