MXL Microphones’ BCD-1 is an end address dynamic microphone with warm, rich tones designed to make vocals stand out in any recording or live performance application. With a tuned grill that eliminates internal reflections and a built-in shock mount that prevents unwanted noise, the BCD-1 is an ideal solution for capturing crystal clear audio in a variety of settings. Optimized for recording speech, the BCD-1 is renowned for its use in podcasting and radio applications and is also excellent for recording vocals for music. The microphone has excellent noise rejection, making it an ideal solution for use in noisy rooms and its built-in swivel mount allows for perfect positioning when combined with the optional MXL BCD-Stand. Additionally, the versatile solution can be affixed to any manufacturer’s microphone stand. Its cardioid polar pattern makes the BCD-1 a dynamic broadcast solution that delivers a bright and pristine sound. Weighing in at 1.25lbs/567g and measuring 157.5mm/6.2 inches in length and 50.8mm/2 inches in diameter, the BCD-1 features a rugged black metal finish and ships in a durable, protective case with an MXL WS-002 foam windscreen. The BCD-1 is an extremely cost-effective microphone that delivers a high-quality solution at an affordable price.