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Avantone Pro BV-12 Custom Tube Condenser Microphone

BV-12 Custom Multi-Pattern Tube Condenser Microphone with a 20Hz-20kHz +/- 3dB Frequency Response.

 
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The Avantone "Buttercream (B-series)" mics from Avantone Pro's premium products are designed to offer true professional performance. They will meet or surpass the performance and specifications of much higher priced mics. The AVANTONE BV-12 is truly a gorgeous looking and sounding microphone. The design, character and performance is comparable to some of the fine vintage tube mics of the 1950's and 1960's... but at a fraction of their cost! The rugged BV-12 microphone body and capsule assembly are precision machined of BRASS. Aesthetically, it features an elegant Buttercream baked on finish, accented with polished nickel trim and grill. The transformer coupled tube circuitry has its origins in famous European vintage designs.

High-Quality Components
Manufactured using the finest materials yielding a very solid feel, superb structural integrity and rugged reliability. Any studio can proudly offer the BV-12 as a primary vocal mic...It exudes class visually as well as sonically. The versatile Avantone BV-12 mic is able to produce professional results with a warm, pleasing sonic character.

Included Items
The included Custom Retro Shockmount is superb in allowing a precise positioning of the mic while inhibiting the unwanted vibrations up into the mic. This isolation allows for superior professional results. 9-Pattern Tube microphone with dual 34mm gold sputtered thin Mylar capsule assemblies.

Features:

  • Uses Include: Studio vocals, acoustic guitar, mandolin, drum overheads, piano, room mic, etc...
  • Military grade -10dB pad and 80Hz roll off switches
  • "Hand Selected" Russian made 6072A tube
  • Manufactured using the finest materials yielding a very solid feel, superb structural integrity and rugged reliability
  • The versatile BV-12 mic is able to produce professional results with a warm, pleasing sonic character
  • The included Custom Retro Shockmount is superb in allowing a precise positioning of the mic while inhibiting the transfer of unwanted vibrations up into the mic. This isolation allows for superior professional results
  • The PS-1 power supply offers access not only to the above OMNI, CARDIOID, and FIGURE-8 patterns but also 6 "in-between" settings. Most vocals will be best suited to Cardioid pattern but you may experiment to satisfy yourself. The omni-mode works well in some rooms for ambient room mic usage
  • -10 dB pad & 80 Hz LF roll off switches
  • Includes retro shockmount, power supply, XLR cable, wooden mic box, tweed travel case, and owner's manual

Get your Avantone Pro BV-12 Custom Tube Condenser Microphone today at the guaranteed lowest price from Sam Ash with our 45-day return and 60-day price protection policy.

Things You Will Get:

  • Tube Condenser Microphone
  • Wood Box
  • Shockmount
  • 7-Pin Cable
  • Tweed Road Case
  • Power Supply

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Microphone Type Tube
Polar Pattern Multi-Pattern
Capsule/Diaphragm Size 34mm
Frequency Response 20Hz-20kHz
Self Noise 17dB
Output Impedence 250 ohms
Dynamic Range (SPL) 136dB
Pad Yes
Low Cut Filter Yes
Capsule Material Edge-Terminated Gold-Sputtered Mylar
Body Color Polished Nickel trim / Buttercream Body
Connector Type 7-Pin XLR
Power Requirements Power Supply Included
Weight 1.8 lbs
Dimensions 9.5 x 1.8 inches
Series B Series
Model BV12
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