KLOVER MiK 09 + Accessory (Bundles)
KLOVER MiK 09 + Accessory (Bundles)
Includes our accessory mounting bracket that allows flash shoe accessories, such as compact LED lights, to be mounted to the base.Learn more
Accessory Buying Guide
Which Accessories Do I Need for KLOVER MiK 09
Case/Bag for KLOVER MiK 09
A carrying bag will provide protection for your unit during storage or during transportation in normal conditions.
The compact case houses a complete KLOVER MiK 09. There are compartments for the KM-09, but not any accessories. (Approximate dimensions: 13.2" x 11.1" x 5.2")
The flight case also houses a complete KLOVER MiK 09. There are compartments for the KM-09, as well as a preamp, and collapsible headphones. (Approximate dimensions: 18.3" x 13.8" x 6.8")
Microphone for KLOVER MiK 09
Any omnidirectional microphone may be used with your KLOVER MiK 09, but we offer the following microphones pre-installed as a convenience for our customers.
Microphone Madness 3.5mm TRS Lapel Mic - The MM-ML has a 3.5mm TRS connector commonly used by digital recorders and digital cameras. It requires plug-in power.
Klover Equalized XLR Lapel Mic - The Klover Equalized mic has been created specifically to provide a more natural sound when used with our 9-inch and 16-inch parabolic microphones. It is based on the Countryman B3 so it is very weather resistant. It comes with an XLR connector and requires phantom power.
Countryman B3P4FF05B XLR Lapel Mic - The Countryman B3 is reasonably priced and very weather resistant. It comes with an XLR connector and requires phantom power.
Sennheiser MKE2-P XLR Lapel Mic - The Sennheiser MKE2 is popular with broadcast audio engineers. It comes with an XLR connector and requires phantom power.
DPA 4060 XLR Lapel Mic - The DPA 4060 is the most sensitive microphone we offer. It comes with an XLR connector and requires phantom power.
Sennheiser EW 112P G4 Wireless Lavaliere Microphone - The EW 112 is the only wireless microphone we offer. It comes with two output cables, one with a 3.5mm TRS connector and one with an XLR connector. It does not require any external power.
Amplifier for KLOVER MiK 09
If not connected directly to a camera, some type of audio recorder or amplifier is required to capture audio.
The BeachTek DXA Micro Pro unit is the lowest cost but has an unbalanced output so the output can only be shared with devices that are within approximately 10 feet of the amplifier. It can work with 3.5mm TRS or XLR microphones.
The Whirlwind MD-1 is less expensive than the Sound Devices, unit but slightly heavier. It only works with XLR microphones.
The Sound Devices MM-1 unit is the most rugged amplifier we offer. It only works with XLR microphones.
The Zoom F1 recorder is ideal when the audio is to be monitored and/or recorded but not output to another device. It comes complete with a lapel microphone. Do not order a second microphone.
The Zoom H4 recorder can be used to monitor and/or record audio as well as supply that audio to a PC via USB. It can work with 3.5mm TRS or XLR microphones.
The Rolls MP-13 amplifier is ideal for connecting your microphone to a PC, or connecting a 3.5mm mic to a device a long distance away. It can work with 1/4" TRS or XLR microphones.
Headset for KLOVER MiK 09
Operators typically use their ears more than their eyes to aim the parabolic microphone. A good headset provides the audio the operators require.
The Pro4AA is low cost and very rugged.
The HD 280 is foldable to be more compact (replaced the SRH440 previously offered).
The HN-7506 provides the ultimate in isolation for very loud environments.
Wind Cover for KLOVER MiKWhile the collector dish of the KLOVER MiK provides protection from the wind, the optional wind cover minimizes wind noise when recording in high wind conditions while remaining acoustically transparent.
Handle for KLOVER MiK 09A handle makes it easy to hand hold the KLOVER MiK 09. It includes a 1/4-20 tapped hole in the bottom so it can be mounted to a tripod.
Mounts for KLOVER MiK 09
These accessories provide additional flexibility in mounting your KLOVER MiK 09.
The Mini Ball Head is ideal when mounting the KLOVER MiK 09 on a camera.
The Light Stand Mount is obviously used with a light stand or stationary bracket.
(A pistol grip handle is also available.)
Spare Parts for KLOVER MiKAccidents do happen. If your KLOVER MiK will be operating directly adjacent to a sports field, or exposed to damage during shipping, a set of spare parts can save the day. With the KLOVER MiK's modular design, damaged parts can be replaced in minutes.
The KLOVER MiK 09 is our smallest broadcast quality parabolic microphone. It turns your omni-directional lavaliere mic into a long-range microphone that gathers audio from up to 50 feet in quiet situations.
The Accessory version of the KLOVER MiK 09 comes with an Accessory Mounting Bracket already installed. This mounting bracket allows flash shoe accessories, such as compact LED lights, to be mounted to the base of the KLOVER MiK 09.
The KLOVER MiK 09 includes:
- Parabolic Dish
- Microphone Frame
- Microphone Mounting Rods
- Microphone Mounting Clips
- Accessory mounting block with 1/4-20 tapped hole and two cold shoe slots
- Cold shoe mount adapter
- Mounting rod for use with shotgun mic clamps
It is an outstanding alternative to a shotgun microphone for serious videographers and sound recordists.