Rycote Windshield

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Combined "pistol grip" handle and shockmount microphone clip. Used to support Sennheiser MKH 805 (& similar) rifle
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Windshield for use with rifle microphone. Rifle microphones are very prone to wind noise & must have a windshield when used outside. The Rycote became the industry standard, especially for news crews.

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Category:
Television
Object Number:
2012-5118/496
type:
microphone windshield
credit:
The BBC Collection
status:
Permanent collection

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