I don't have first hand experience, but I've heard that the MXL 990 shockmount makes a perfect shockmount for the TLM 103. The other TLM 103 … Neumann TLM 103 Cardioid Condenser Microphone. The TLM 103 is addressed from the front, marked with the red Neumann logo on the microphone body. The K 103 large diaphragm capsule is based on the K 87, well known from the U 67 / U 87 … The TLM 103 is a fixed-cardioid, large-diaphragm FET microphone intended for the project-studio market. The TLM 103* is the ideal large diaphragm microphone for all professional and semi-professional applications requiring the utmost in sound quality on a limited budget. By utilizing the tried and true transformerless circuit found in numerous Neumann microphones, the TLM 103 … Neumann considers it a low-budget … I think these run for about $30. Exmun , Sep 6, 2004 The TLM 103 SN 17765 was placed on a stand in a smoke free studio space and used VERY LITTLE (you can see the SN 17765 mic and elastic mount are slightly discolored in comparison to SN 17764 and elastic mount).