Audio Solutions Question of the Week: What Microphone Stands Can I Use with My Audio-Technica Microphones?

Question: What microphone stands can I use with my Audio-Technica microphones?

Answer: All Audio-Technica microphones that include a mount will also include a threaded adapter which allows you to use the mount with any standard microphone stand. There are two standard sizes for microphone stands: 3/8″-16 and 5/8″-27. You may either use the adapter for the smaller 3/8″-16 threaded stands or you may remove the adapter to use the mount with the larger 5/8″-27 threaded stands.

To remove the adapter from your microphone mount, use a wide screwdriver. If you are in a hurry, people have even used a quarter to remove the adapter.

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: What Microphone Stands Can I Use with My Audio-Technica Microphones?

With the adapter removed, you may now connect your Audio-Technica microphone mount to a larger 5/8″-27 threaded microphone stand.

Audio Solutions Question of the Week What Microphone Stands Can I Use with My Audio-Technica Microphones

If you have further questions on using your Audio-Technica microphone mounts with a particular stand, feel free to contact the Audio-Solutions Department.

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One Comment

  1. Use the adapter with a 3/8″ bolt to attach through a pipe cap. Use plastic pipe slipped over the mic stand tube to extend mounting height.

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