The MKH 60 is a lightweight short gun microphone. It is versatile and easy to handle and its superb lateral sound muting makes it an excellent choice for film and reporting applications. Its high degree of directivity ensures high sound quality for distance applications.
This selection of short and long shotgun microphones are all RF condenser types, including the venerable MKH 416 and the newerand MKH 70 and the , MKH 418-S M-S stereo design. RF condenser microphones are more resistant to damp conditions than conventional electret designs. As a result they are more suitable for use outdoors, as the ubiquity at sporting events of the MKH 416, over several decades, demonstrates.