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This Awesome Ribbon Mic Won't Be Robbin' Your Wallet!

Want to sound cool? Better yet, do you want to LOOK cool when you're tracking vocals and instruments in the studio? Heck, yeah! But, seriously, do you want to get classic, smooth ribbon tones, in a retro-styled mic that's not gonna break the bank? Then you need Avantone's CR-14! This dual-ribbon mic gives you killer looks, awesome sound, and the kind of high SPL handling that will stand up to vocals, drum kits, loud amps, and more. The CR-14 is built out of primo stuff, so it'll be a big part of your studio arsenal for a long time to come!

Avantone CR-14 Ribbon Microphone Features at a Glance:
  • Unique, elegant brass body design
  • Dual, low-mass ribbon element
  • Fast, accurate transient response, ultra-high 148dB SPL capability
  • Figure-8 pickup pattern via front and rear, with extended sweet spots
  • Low residual noise
  • No power supply required
  • No internal active electronics to overload or produce distortion
  • Magnets: Rare Earth Neodymium
  • Frequency Response: 30Hz-15kHz +/-3dB
  • Output Impedance: <=600 ohms
  • Maximum SPL : 145dB (0.5% THD @1000Hz)
  • Sensitivity : -52 dBv +/- 2dB Re. (0dB=1V/Pa)
  • Recommended Load Impedance: 3,000 ohms
  • Output Connector: Male XLR, 3 pin
  • S/N Ratio re 1Pa : 70dB
  • Included Accessories: Wooden box, shockmount, metal case
  • Finish: Polished nickel trim, metallic wine red body, black grille
  • Weight: 16 oz.
  • Dimensions: 1.45" x 6.89"
Avantone Pro CR-14 Specs:
Microphone Type Ribbon
Ribbon Type 2-micron Aluminum (Dual Ribbon) (5mm x 35mm)
Polar Pattern Figure-8
Frequency Response 30Hz-15kHz
Max SPL 145dB
Output Impedance 600 ohms
Signal to Noise Ratio 72dB
Connector XLR
Weight 1 lb.
Included Accessories Shock Mount, Wood Box, Aluminum Flight Case

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