Peluso 2247 SE Tube MicrophoneThere is no doubt that every recording geek out there would love to own a real Neumann U47. But the chances are due to age or even price sometimes that is not possible. The maintenance along with the price of a vintage microphone is not always ideal especially for the home or even commercial studio guys. Well along comes John Peluso and his decades of knowledge and experience with vintage mics. And along with John comes the Peluso 2247 SE, LE and Short Body Tube Microphone.This mic just screams NEW U47 out of the box. It’s got that classic U47 sound with a hint of top end smooth presence that shines through on a mix. Paired with a nice preamp you have got that sound we all know and love.
About the Peluso 2247 Microphone
Peluso Microphone Lab have identified some tubes in the American style Steel Tube family which work excellently in the circuit and provides the same sonic quality as the VF14. Each tube is selected individual and the selection parameters are the same or even better as Neumann used for the VF14. The American style tube has the advantage of being available in larger quantities than the German tubes. The 2247 SE has the additional feature of 9 polar patterns, controlled from the power supply. It captures the low frequency nuances of the original "47" with smooth mids and balanced highs.The microphone comes as a complete system, with Microphone In Wood Box, Power Supply, 7 Conductor Cable, and Shock Mount in Flight Case. Made in the USA.
Technical DataType: Condenser Pressure Gradient w/ 34mm capsule
Frequency Range: 20Hz/22Khz
Polar Pattern: 9 - Switchable from omni- to bi-directional
Sensitivity: 12 mv/pa
Impedance: 200 ohms
Equivalent Noise: 14 db (A-weighted)
Tube Type: 5693 (Steel Tube)
Power Requirements: Dedicated Power Supply
Size: 58mm x 235 mm
Weight: 855 g