Do not allow this microphone to come into contact with iron dust or filings.
The strong permanent magnets in this microphone will attract any iron particles that come near the front grid
When the microphone is packed in a lidded container, the lid must no be closed violently
Do not use phantom power with ribbons microphones
4038 studio ribbon microphones must no be blown into, or placed in close proximity with high sounds pressure levels, as this can stretch the ribbon.
When not in use always ensure that the microphone is placed inside its protective pouch.
Under no circumstances must the front of the microphone be pressed into a yielding surface.
Do not attempt to check continuity of a ribbon microphone, as damage the ribbon may be incurred.
If proper care is not exercised, the performance of the microphone may be seriously impaired.
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