Telefunken U47 Dual Pattern Tube Microphone

Telefunken U47 Dual Pattern Tube Microphone

Telefunken U47 Dual Pattern Tube Microphone

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Telefunken U47 Dual Pattern Tube Microphone Mic


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Product Highlights

  • Cardioid & Omnidirectional Patterns
  • VF14K Metal Tube
  • BV8 Output Transformer

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The U47 Dual Pattern Tube Microphone from Telefunken has been a staple in the recording industry since 1946. The first microphone to provide switchable cardioid and omnidirectional polar patterns, the U47 delivers both the warmth and versatility expected of the vintage studio tube microphone. The famous M7 capsule features pristine tonal response and high SPL, and is coupled with Telefunken's BV8 output transformer and VF14K vacuum tube. The VF14K tube is Telefunken's first plug-and-play design. The coveted U47 is sought after by leading recording professionals for capturing both vocals and instruments alike.

The first condenser microphone to offer selectable polar patterns (cardioid and omni)
The large, chrome head grille houses the newly manufactured M7 capsule
New BV8 output transformer and new "plug-n-play" VF14K vacuum tube
Authoritative mid-range and extended low-end response
UPC: 899051002244
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Telefunken U47 Dual Pattern Tube Microphone
  • Locking Flight Case
  • Power Supply
  • Shock Mount
  • 25' Cable
  • Wooden Box
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty (4-Year Additional Warranty After Registration)
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    Telefunken U 47 specs

    Analog Performance
    Operating Principle Pressure Gradient
    Transducer Condenser
    Tube Yes
    Polar Pattern Cardioid, Omnidirectional
    Pattern Selection Switched
    Frequency Range 20 Hz to 20 kHz
    Equivalent Noise Level 9 dB A-Weighted
    Maximum SPL 127 dB SPL
    THD < 0.3%
    Impedance 400 Ohms
    Sensitivity 24.5 mV/Pa
    Output Connectors 1 x 3-Pin XLR
    Operating Current Consumption 85 mA
    Length 9.76" / 248 mm
    Diameter 2.24" / 57 mm
    Weight 22.01 oz / 624 g
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 29.75 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 25.9 x 24.8 x 11.5"

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