AKG C516 ML
for miking up accordions, guitars and pianos
The C516 ML professional miniature instrumental microphone, part of the MicroMics family, is designed for use on accordions, pianos, guitar speakers and keyboard/organ cabinets. Using two C516 MLs (one on the bass and one on the treble side) and an optional B29 L battery power supply is the ideal way to mic up an accordion.
The C516 ML comes with a wide variety of mounting materials, such as screws, adhesive pads and adapter plates, for easy installation on the instrument or amp.
Cardioid polar pattern
for problem-free use with high ambient noise rejection
Flexible shock mount
for efficient suppression of mechanical and body noise
Rugged, highly stable gooseneck
for precise placement of the microphone
Detachable microphone cable
easy to install and service
Established as an industry-standard accordion mic
on stages worldwide, day by day for decades