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I have a shure microflex mic condencer 150 the led does not work and the mic is dead. Does the mic need a battery if so how do you instal it.

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The mic does not need a battery. But it does require phantom power. Contact the mixer manufacturer to find out how to turn on phantom power on your mixer.

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Try using a mixing console with phantom power ( + 48 ). A condenser mic needs 48 volts to operate. The led should light when the XLR microphone cable is connected to a console with phantom power.

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    Try using a console that has phantom power(48V) on the channel. that should solve the problem if not the mic is damaged internally and needs to be sent in. Check the Shure website for repair fees.

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