Multichannel Microphone Array Design

5 Channel Microphone Array Design for
SURROUND SOUND RECORDING
using CARDIOID Microphones
FTC 80 + 80

Stage Two - Microphone Configuration for the Front Triplet Coverage of 80 + 80

There are many microphone configurations that will produce a Front Triplet Coverage of 80° + 80°.
Here are a few possible combinations showing both the distance and the orientation of the microphones.
Click on the required combination to go to the next stage in the MMAD process.

100°/ 27.6cm

90°/ 29.6cm

80°/ 32cm

70°/ 35cm

60°/ 37.3cm

50°/ 40.25cm

40° / 43.3cm

30° / 46.5cm

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100° + 100°

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60°+ 60°