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Royer Labs R-121 Studio Ribbon Microphone (Nickel)

You Pay: $1,295.00
Product Highlights
  • Nickel Finish
  • Figure-8 Polar Pattern
  • High SPL Capability
  • Low Self-Noise
  • Standard XLR Output
  • Rugged Design

The Royer Labs R-121 is a studio ribbon microphone that's regarded as a work-horse microphone among top recording professionals. The R-121 delivers everything expected in a high-quality ribbon microphone without the fragile construction.

The 2.5-micron aluminum ribbon reproduces audio with a startling transparency and detail. Like most ribbon microphones, the R-121 features a figure-eight polar pattern for flexible microphone positioning. The R-121 boasts high SPL handling for close capturing of instrument cabinets, drums and other transient rich sources without noise and distortion.

Rugged Design
The R-121 delivers all of the quality expected of a top ribbon microphone, without the sensitive construction. Royer Labs ensures that the 121 will sustain the rigors of the recording industry with a lifetime warranty.
Transparent Audio Reproduction
The 2.5-micron aluminum ribbon reproduces audio with startling transparency for a life-like audio quality.
High SPL Handling
The R-121 boasts high SPL capability for close capturing of speaker cabinets, drums, percussion, brass, etc.
Transducer Electrodynamic pressure gradient
2.5-micron aluminum ribbon
Polar Pattern Figure-8
Frequency Response 30 Hz - 15 kHz +/- 3 dB
Sensitivity -50 dBv Re. 1 V/Pa
Maximum Input Sound Level > 135 dB @ 20 Hz
Power Requirements None
Output Impedance 300 Ω @ 1 kHz (nominal)
Output Connectors 3-Pin XLR male
Pad No
Low Frequency Roll-Off No
Dimensions (LxDiameter) 6.13 x 1" (58 x 25mm)
Weight 8.6 oz (244.0 g)
Royer Labs R-121 Studio Ribbon Microphone (Nickel)
  • Protective Wood Box
  • Microphone Sock
  • Documentation
  • Lifetime Warranty (Original Owner)
    1 Year On Ribbon
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