MXL 990S Condenser Microphone (Update July 2014: MXL has increased their pricing for this microphone, it is still a very good buy).
The MXL 990s Condenser Microphone is based on the hugely popular MXL990, this model adds a -10dB pad and 150Hz low-cut switch. The 990s is a true, phantom-powered, condenser microphone with a 6-micron, 20mm gold-sputtered diaphragm with high quality FET preamp and balanced output.
The MXL 990s has a 30Hz – 20kHz frequency range and a 130dB maximum SPL. Supplied with shock-mount and mic stand adapter Comes in rugged carrying case. Wired with Mogami cable.