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Blue Woodpecker Active Studio Ribbon Microphone

B&H # BLWP Mfr # WOODPECKER
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This is a special order item and is non-cancelable and non-returnable. Est. arrival at B&H is 7-14 business days (subject to availability). Your order will be charged at time of shipment.

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You Pay: $999.99
Product Highlights
  • Handcrafted Transducer
  • Figure-8 Polar Pattern
  • Class-A Electronics
  • Exotic Wood Finish
  • Accessories Included

The Blue Woodpecker Active Studio Ribbon Microphone is every bit as impressive in looks as it is in sound. With a hand-crafted pressure-gradient ribbon transducer at the core, the Woodpecker is sure to excel in capturing vocals and instruments with great dynamic range and high SPL handling. Custom designed, active Class-A electronics ensure a quiet performance with detailed audio and minimal noise. The figure-8 polar pattern provides added flexibility in capturing vocals, drums, percussion, guitars cabinets and any application where some natural space in the recording is desired. The Woodpecker is beautifully crafted in an exotic wood finish and is delivered with a shockmount and cherry wood box.

Ribbon Transducer
With a hand-crafted pressure-gradient ribbon transducer at the core, the Woodpecker is sure to excel in capturing vocals and instruments with great dynamic range and high SPL handling.
Class-A Electronics
Active Class-A electronics ensures a quiet performance with detailed audio and minimal noise.
Figure-8 Polar Pattern
Figure-8 polar pattern provides added flexibility in capturing vocals, drums, percussion, guitars cabinets and any application where some natural space in the recording is desired.
Handsome Wood Finish
The Woodpecker is beautifully crafted in an exotic wood finish and is delivered with a shockmount and cherry wood box.
Transducer Pressure Gradient Ribbon
Polar Pattern Figure-8
Frequency Response 20Hz - 20kHz
Dynamic Range (Typical) 2.5 kOhm load: 114dB
Signal-to-Noise Ratio Not more than 22dB
Maximum Input Sound Level 0.5% THD into 2.5k ohms: 136dB
Power Requirements +48V Phantom Power (+35V min.)
Output Impedance 50 Ohms
Output Connectors 3-pin XLR
Pad No
Low Frequency Roll-Off No
Dimensions (LxDiameter) 8.9 x 1.8" (227 x 45mm)
Weight 1.6 lbs (0.72kg)
Blue Woodpecker Active Studio Ribbon Microphone
  • Shockmount
  • Cherry Wood Box
  • 3-Year Limited Warranty
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    BlueWoodpecker Active Studio Ribbon Microphone
     
    5.0

    (based on 1 review)

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    5.0

    Sturdy Ribbon Mic

    By Marsala's Dad

    from Easton, PA

    About Me Professional Musician

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Clear Sound
    • Easy To Use
    • Lightweight

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Amateur Recording
      • Home Studio
      • Professional Recording

      Comments about Blue Woodpecker Active Studio Ribbon Microphone:

      Flat response curve throughout the audible spectrum, with a slight boost in the top end for shimmering highs. Use with a good preamp.

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