Cyclone Windshield Kit, Large

Product Code: 089101

Cyclone, Large premium windshield system for shotgun microphones. Features grey 3D-Tex® material, “multi-suspension” with Lyre® Technology for transparent, category leading wind and shock isolation. Perfect for Sennheiser MKH 60, Schoeps Super-CMIT etc.


Main Benefits:

  • Superb acoustic transparency - the open shell structure with no parallel surfaces greatly reduces room-tone effects & provides a clean frequency response;
  • Massive wind noise reduction - asymmetric basket covered with 3D-Tex® material provides enormous benefits in terms of surface turbulence & acoustic impedance. An optional Cyclone Windjammer can be used for the most extreme weather conditions;
  • Advanced shock isolation - with industry-leading Rycote Lyre® microphone suspension and exclusive Floating Basket Suspension (Pat. Pending) with built-in Lyre technology, for additional vibration isolation between basket and pole;
  • Quick & Easy - unique Z-Locking System with magnetic locking for instant windshield removal/attachment;
  • Lightweight, durable construction & materials - to withstand extreme field use.

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Cyclone, Large premium windshield system for shotgun microphones. This lightweight, durable system provides transparent, category leading wind and shock isolation without need for fur. Features durable, grey 3D-Tex® material, Floating-Basket Suspension (patent pending) and microphone suspension webs with Rycote Lyre® Technology. Z-Locking basket design provides instant windshield attachment / detachment for lightning-fast microphone access. Overall length 470mm. Perfect for Sennheiser MKH 60, Schoeps Super-CMIT etc.
Microphone type
(shotgun or rifle microphones)

Mic Lengths: 250 mm - 280 mm
Mic Diameters: 19 mm - 25 mm
Max. Weight of Mic: 180 grams
MIc Connector: XLR 3-Pin Female
Output Connector: XLR 3-Pin Male

Overall Length: 470 mm (18.5 inch)
Body Length: 330 mm (13 inch)
Max Diameter: 157 mm (6.2 inch)
Height: 220 mm (8.7 inch)
Weight: 672g (23.7 oz)
Gross Weight: 1.26kg

Pack Width: 24 cm
Pack Height: 18 cm
Pack Length: 49.5 cm

Compatible microphones:

Røde NTG-2, NTG 4+
Sanken CS-3e
Schoeps Super-CMIT
Sennheiser MKH 60





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1 x Cyclone Windshield Kit, Large
Product Code: 089101
Cyclone, Large premium windshield system for shotgun microphones.





Cyclone Windshield System, Large
Cyclone Cable (fitted)
Pair of Universal Lyre 62-shore, for lightweight microphones
Hex key driver, for adjustment of Lyres
Quick Start Guide
Rycote Sticker

The Cyclone Range

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Cyclone Range ‘How To guide with Chris Woolf

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Cyclone Windshield Kit, Large

Cyclone, Large premium windshield system for shotgun microphones.

Product Code: 089101