{"id":110091206683,"title":"Pettersson M500 Microphone","handle":"pettersson-m500-microphone","description":"\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style320\"\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style464\"\u003e\u003cem\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eLightweight Full-spectrum Power\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style310\"\u003eThe Pettersson M500 is a small, USB-powered ultrasonic microphone housed in durable, black aluminum enclosure. Utilizing the same advanced electret microphone technology as the D500x detector, the M500 can be used both in directional and omnidirectional modes (with or without the directional horn). The microphone features low-noise technology, high sampling frequency and has an efficient anti-aliasing filter to provide the highest quality recordings.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul class=\"style644\"\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eUsed at all \u003ca href=\"http:\/\/www.batsurveysolutions.com\/\" target=\"_blank\" class=\"item1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\"\u003eBat Survey Solutions\u003c\/a\u003e and SonoBat workshops for quickly recording full spectrum voucher calls on tablets and smartphones\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cspan class=\"style47\"\u003eExtremely high quality sound; \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style373\"\u003ethe \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style373\"\u003eSonoBat\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style373\"\u003e classifier was built using this family of microphones\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSuperb Petterson quality control \u0026amp; consistency between units\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eBest value of any USB powered bat detector microphone available anywhere\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCompatible with BatSound Touch and SonoBat Live (M500-384 only)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e384 version compatible with Android and iOS smartphones\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eIncludes \u003ca href=\"mailto:info@batsound.com?subject=Batsound%20Touch%20Lite%20Request%20Subject\u0026amp;body=Please%20send%20me%20a%20free%20copy%20of%20BatSound%20Touch%20Lite\" class=\"item1\"\u003eBatSound Touch Lite\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cem\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style251\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"mailto:info@batsound.com?subject=Batsound%20Touch%20Lite%20Request%20Subject\u0026amp;body=Please%20send%20me%20a%20free%20copy%20of%20BatSound%20Touch%20Lite\" class=\"item1\"\u003e (free download)\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/em\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCompatible with \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/batmanagement.com\/collections\/sonobat-software\" title=\"SonoBat Bat Call Analysis Software\"\u003eSonoBatLIVE\u003c\/a\u003e and \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/play.google.com\/store\/apps\/details?id=com.digitalbiology.audio\u0026amp;hl=en\" title=\"Bat Recorder Android app\"\u003eBat Recorder Android app\u003c\/a\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCompatible with \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/batmanagement.com\/products\/transect-app-for-visualizing-mobile-transect-data\" title=\"Myotisoft Transect\"\u003eMyotisoft Transect\u003c\/a\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCompatible with \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/batmanagement.com\/collections\/sonobat-software\" title=\"SonoBat Bat Call Analysis Software\"\u003eSonoBat Bat Call Analysis software\u003c\/a\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style310\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cem\u003eThe M500 is ideal for:\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style310\"\u003eEducation programs\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style310\"\u003eProfessional voucher call library building\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style310\"\u003eProfessional active monitoring and selective recording\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style310\"\u003eMobile transects\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style310\"\u003eProfessional short term passive recording where a tablet\/netbook may be deployed\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style310\"\u003eMicrophone may be extended over 40' using an inexpensive USB active extension (some tablets may not allow this extension)\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style1435\"\u003eHighly flexible with many software and platform choices:\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul 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class=\"style47\"\u003eiOS Capture Software*:\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e Ultrasonic Analyzer (using the Apple Camera Adapter)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style47\"\u003eBat Call Analysis Software:\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e any software accepting full spectrum .wav files (SonoBat, \u003cspan class=\"style1432\"\u003eKaleidoscope\u003c\/span\u003e PRO) or EchoClass and BCID when files are downsampled to zero-cross data.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style1436\"\u003e\u003cem\u003e* requires the M500-384 model or an existing M500 which has been changed to the 384 version via a firmware change\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #38761d;\"\u003eAvailable In Stock, \u003cem\u003eUsually Ships 1-2 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USB-powered ultrasonic microphone housed in durable, black aluminum enclosure. Utilizing the same advanced electret microphone technology as the D500x detector, the M500 can be used both in directional and omnidirectional modes (with or without the directional horn). The microphone features low-noise technology, high sampling frequency and has an efficient anti-aliasing filter to provide the highest quality recordings.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul class=\"style644\"\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eUsed at all \u003ca href=\"http:\/\/www.batsurveysolutions.com\/\" target=\"_blank\" class=\"item1\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\"\u003eBat Survey Solutions\u003c\/a\u003e and SonoBat workshops for quickly recording full spectrum voucher calls on tablets and smartphones\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cspan class=\"style47\"\u003eExtremely high quality sound; \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style373\"\u003ethe \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style373\"\u003eSonoBat\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style373\"\u003e classifier was built using this family of microphones\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSuperb Petterson quality control \u0026amp; consistency between units\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eBest value of any USB powered bat detector microphone available anywhere\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCompatible with BatSound Touch and SonoBat Live (M500-384 only)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e384 version compatible with Android and iOS smartphones\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eIncludes \u003ca href=\"mailto:info@batsound.com?subject=Batsound%20Touch%20Lite%20Request%20Subject\u0026amp;body=Please%20send%20me%20a%20free%20copy%20of%20BatSound%20Touch%20Lite\" class=\"item1\"\u003eBatSound Touch Lite\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cem\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style251\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"mailto:info@batsound.com?subject=Batsound%20Touch%20Lite%20Request%20Subject\u0026amp;body=Please%20send%20me%20a%20free%20copy%20of%20BatSound%20Touch%20Lite\" class=\"item1\"\u003e (free download)\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/em\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCompatible with \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/batmanagement.com\/collections\/sonobat-software\" title=\"SonoBat Bat Call Analysis Software\"\u003eSonoBatLIVE\u003c\/a\u003e and \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/play.google.com\/store\/apps\/details?id=com.digitalbiology.audio\u0026amp;hl=en\" title=\"Bat Recorder Android app\"\u003eBat Recorder Android app\u003c\/a\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCompatible with \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/batmanagement.com\/products\/transect-app-for-visualizing-mobile-transect-data\" title=\"Myotisoft Transect\"\u003eMyotisoft Transect\u003c\/a\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCompatible with \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/batmanagement.com\/collections\/sonobat-software\" title=\"SonoBat Bat Call Analysis Software\"\u003eSonoBat Bat Call Analysis software\u003c\/a\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style310\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cem\u003eThe M500 is ideal for:\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style310\"\u003eEducation programs\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style310\"\u003eProfessional voucher call library building\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style310\"\u003eProfessional active monitoring and selective recording\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style310\"\u003eMobile transects\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style310\"\u003eProfessional short term passive recording where a tablet\/netbook may be deployed\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style310\"\u003eMicrophone may be extended over 40' using an inexpensive USB active extension (some tablets may not allow this extension)\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style1435\"\u003eHighly flexible with many software and platform choices:\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul class=\"style1426\"\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style47\"\u003eWindows 8 or higher Capture Software: \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003eSonoBat Live*, BatSound Touch Lite, BatSound Touch, SoundChaser, Audacity\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cspan class=\"style47\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eLinux Capture Software:\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e Audacity\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style47\"\u003eMac OS X Capture Software:\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e SonoBat Live*, Audacity\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cspan class=\"style47\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eAndroid Capture Software*\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e: \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/play.google.com\/store\/apps\/details?id=com.digitalbiology.audio\u0026amp;hl=en\" target=\"_blank\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\"\u003eBat Recorder\u003c\/a\u003e, USB Bat Detector\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style47\"\u003eiOS Capture Software*:\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e Ultrasonic Analyzer (using the Apple Camera Adapter)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style47\"\u003eBat Call Analysis Software:\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e any software accepting full spectrum .wav files (SonoBat, \u003cspan class=\"style1432\"\u003eKaleidoscope\u003c\/span\u003e PRO) or EchoClass and BCID when files are downsampled to zero-cross data.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan class=\"style1436\"\u003e\u003cem\u003e* requires the M500-384 model or an existing M500 which has been changed to the 384 version via a firmware change\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #38761d;\"\u003eAvailable In Stock, \u003cem\u003eUsually Ships 1-2 Days\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/h3\u003e"}

Pettersson M500 Microphone

Product Description

Lightweight Full-spectrum Power
The Pettersson M500 is a small, USB-powered ultrasonic microphone housed in durable, black aluminum enclosure. Utilizing the same advanced electret microphone technology as the D500x detector, the M500 can be used both in directional and omnidirectional modes (with or without the directional horn). The microphone features low-noise technology, high sampling frequency and has an efficient anti-aliasing filter to provide the highest quality recordings.

The M500 is ideal for:

  • Education programs
  • Professional voucher call library building
  • Professional active monitoring and selective recording
  • Mobile transects
  • Professional short term passive recording where a tablet/netbook may be deployed
  • Microphone may be extended over 40' using an inexpensive USB active extension (some tablets may not allow this extension)

Highly flexible with many software and platform choices:

  • Windows 8 or higher Capture Software: SonoBat Live*, BatSound Touch Lite, BatSound Touch, SoundChaser, Audacity
  • Linux Capture Software: Audacity
  • Mac OS X Capture Software: SonoBat Live*, Audacity
  • Android Capture Software*: Bat Recorder, USB Bat Detector
  • iOS Capture Software*: Ultrasonic Analyzer (using the Apple Camera Adapter)
  • Bat Call Analysis Software: any software accepting full spectrum .wav files (SonoBat, Kaleidoscope PRO) or EchoClass and BCID when files are downsampled to zero-cross data.

* requires the M500-384 model or an existing M500 which has been changed to the 384 version via a firmware change

Available In Stock, Usually Ships 1-2 Days

$395.00
Maximum quantity available reached.

"In Stock" items may ship same day to up to 3 business days after placing your order.

"Out of Stock" items may still be purchased, but realize these items may be built-to-order or we may be at the mercy of our vendors for parts of your order or product. Shipping for out of stock items may be days or weeks after placing your order. Some speciaity items may have estimated availability mentioned in their product description above.

All international orders must be paid in full via credit card or international money order before shipping.  We currently accept American Express, Visa, MasterCard and bank/wire transfers.

For international orders, any duties, tariffs or broker fees are not included in the order amount and will be collected by the shipper upon delivery. Any such fees are the responsibility of the customer. 

Please ensure the shipping address you provide can accept UPS deliveries. BCM is not responsible for any fees or delays incurred from an incorrect shipping address.

In Spanish: Todos los pedidos internacionales deben pagarse en su totalidad mediante tarjeta de crédito o giro postal internacional antes de su envío. aceptamos American Express, Visa y Mastercard.  No somos capaces de aceptar banco.

Para los pedidos internacionales, los impuestos, aranceles u honorarios de agente no están incluidos en el orden cantidad y serán recogidos por el cargador a la entrega. estas matrículas son responsabilidad del cliente.        

Por favor garantizar la dirección del envío que usted proporcione puede aceptar envíos ups. bcm no se hace responsable por el pago de honorarios o retrasos de una incorrecta dirección de envío.

What states does sales tax apply?
If you live in PA or FL, you will be charged sales tax according to your state’s sales tax rules.  Tax Exempt Businesses/Organizations: contact us to place your order (717-241-2228). Please have your tax exempt number.

What can I return?
You may return new, unopened items sold within 30 days of delivery for a full refund.

When will I get my refund?
Most refunds are fully refunded in 3-5 business days after we receive and process your return.

Does BCM do replacements?
We can only replace the exact item and version you ordered, and you are responsible to return the damaged item within 30 days. If you want to exchange for a different item, you will need to return the item and place a new order.

Pettersson D500x and M500 Bat Detectors Return and Exchange Policy
All detectors are tested by BCM staff before shipping to customers. Please contact BCM first detailing the issue you are having with the hardware and obtain a Return Authorization. Should email or phone troubleshooting fail to resolve the issue, you should send the unit in suitable packaging to BCM, with the RA number written on the packaging.

BCM will confirm the unit is defective was not abused or water damaged. BCM will replace the unit at our discretion usually within one week. Units requiring repairs may take 6-8 weeks.

Pettersson factory warranty is one year. We have such confidence in this time-tested hardware, BCM extends this warranty 4 additional years for D500x and M500 devices purchased thru BCM, for a total of a 5 year warranty from date of purchase.

D500x External Microphone Return Policy
All microphones are tested by BCM staff before shipping to customers. Please contact BCM first detailing the issue you are having with the Microphone and obtain a Return Authorization. Should email or phone troubleshooting fail to resolve the issue, you should send the unit in suitable packaging to BCM, with the RA number written on the packaging.

DOA microphones are replaced immediately at no charge. There is a $125 for refurbishing used microphones, shipped immediately if in stock.

Electronics
Electronics purchased from BCM are easily returned within 30 days of receipt of shipment. These items must be in new condition with original packaging and accessories. All bat detectors sold by BCM are supported by the device's manufacturers. In the unlikely event a detector appears to be defective, please contact the customer support network for the computer manufacturer to have it serviced under warranty. Pettersson D500x/M500 devices have specific policies, see above.

Software
Software titles purchased from BCM are easily returned within 30 days of receipt of shipment. These items must be unopened and still in their plastic wrap.

General items

Other items purchased from BCM can only be returned if:

  • The return is packaged and shipped in the original packaging.
  • The items are still in new condition.
  • You ship your return within 30 days of receipt of the original shipment.

Any returns that do not meet the above qualifications may receive a reduced refund or be returned to the purchaser. Some items may incur a restocking fee as these items must be inspected, tested, and repackaged. If a restocking fee applies it will be noted on the product information page.

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Bat detectors, repairs, and SonoBat, email Bryan
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Bat houses, installations, and harp traps, email Daniel
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