ME 36

The ME 36 super-cardioid/interference tube mini shotgun microphone head offers outstanding background noise suppression and thus excellent acoustic performance, even when speaking into it from a greater distance. The model is available in black and white color.
Article No. 005065


The ME 36 is a permanently polarized condenser microphone capsule for use with Sennheiser MZH goosenecks. This mini shotgun microphone features a hyper cardioid / lobar directivity for an outstanding background noise rejection. In combination with the 15 cm short gooseneck MZH 3015 it facilitates inconspicuous placement. The ME 36 is suitable for a very wide range of applications including: presentation, conference, public address, studio, broadcast, video and others.


  • Highly directional mini shotgun for prominent voice reproduction

  • Elegant, pure design for inconspicuous placement

  • For use with Sennheiser MZH goosenecks

  • Interference tube/capsule housing rotates for optimum alignment

  • Corrosion resistant gold plated contact points

  • Smooth response across all frequencies

What's in the box?

  • ME 36 microphone
  • windscreen
  • Quickguide

Technical Data

  • Color
    nextel grey
  • Impedance
    50 Ω
  • Dimensions
    Ø 8.2 x L96 mm
  • Frequency response (Microphone)
    40 Hz to 20 kHz
  • Transducer principle (Microphone)
    pre-polarised condenser microphone
  • Weight
    approx. 17 g
  • Pick-up pattern
    super-cardioid / lobar
  • Min. terminating impedance
    1 kΩ
  • Phantom powering
    P12 to P48
  • Equivalent noise level
    23 dB(A)
  • Equivalent noise level weighted as per CCIR 468-3
    34 dB(A)
  • Current consumption
    250 μA
  • Acoustics
    pressure gradient transducer / interference tube transducer


  • Technical Drawings
    • Outline dimensions ME 36 (DXF) (400 KB) Download

    • Outline dimensions ME 36 (SAT) (180 KB) Download

  • Spec Sheets
    • Product specification ME 36 (290 KB) Download

    • Spec Sheet ME 34, ME 35, ME 36 (330 KB) Download

    • Product specification Dante™ Kit ME 36 (440 KB) Download

  • EU Declaration of Conformity
    • EU Declaration of Conformity ME 3x series (270 KB) Download

  • Instruction Manual
    • Instuction Manual ME 34, ME 35, ME 36 (410 KB) Download

    • Instruction Manual SpeechLine Wired (5.1 MB) Download

  • Digital Brochures
    • Product brochure SpeechLine Wired (1.9 MB) Download

  • Technical Information
    • Application guide SpeechLine microphones (1.9 MB) Download

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