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Old March 20th, 2005, 05:15 PM   #1
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Any reviews yet on the NTG-2

Hi,

Just wondering if anyone has come across any reviews yet of the NTG-2?

Doughlas Spotted Eagle how have you found the mic? Are you planning on doing a review at all?

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Old March 20th, 2005, 05:18 PM   #2
 
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I've done a review, it's in for fact check. It's not at all a bad mic. A step up from the Azden by far, but it's also not the 897 killer it has been purported to be. Nice mic though...for what it's supposed to be, it's a very nice step into this world for Rode.
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Old March 23rd, 2005, 08:05 AM   #3
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Interesting take.

If the 897 is no 416, what does that say about the ntg-2?

I have the ntg-1 and ntg-2 here. I'll hopefully be able to get to them shortly.

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Old March 23rd, 2005, 08:39 AM   #4
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Ty, I thought the comparison sample you recorded recently with the 897 and 416 was excellent.

A comparative sample of the NTG-2 and the 897 would also be of great help, as these two are supposed to be direct competitors.

Looking forward to the review(s),
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Old March 23rd, 2005, 06:50 PM   #5
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You wouldn't happen to have a link to said file with the 897 would you?
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Old March 23rd, 2005, 06:56 PM   #6
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It’s on Ty’s site. In the Online Archive section, click Audio Samples and then Audio.
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Old March 23rd, 2005, 07:26 PM   #7
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Thank you kindly sir :)
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