US microphone manufacturer Miktek has launched with a line of precision condenser microphones.
US microphone manufacturer Miktek has launched with a line of precision condenser microphones. Premiering products included the C5 pencil condenser as a single or matched-pair, C7 dual large-diaphragm FET condenser, and the CV4 large-diaphragm multi-pattern tube condenser microphone.
Each Miktek microphone capsule features ultra-thin Mylar diaphragms with evaporated gold. Electronics for each microphone are designed around AMI transformers and hand-selected transistors. Each model features gold-plated XLR pins, robust and flexible shock-mounting hardware, wood presentation cases and aluminium carrying cases (except the single C5 pencil condenser).
The C5 small-diaphragm cardioid pencil condenser features: MK5a half-inch cardioid capsule with 5μm Mylar, evaporated gold diaphragm, AMI T5 transformer, hand-selected transistors, and individual serialised frequency response graph. It is available as a single mic in a wood presentation case with mic clip, or as a stereo matched pair with wood presentation case with mic clips, shock-mounts, windscreens, stereo bar set in an aluminium carrying case.
The C7 large-diaphragm multi-pattern FET condenser features: MK7 dual 1-inch capsule 4μm Mylar, evaporated gold diaphragms, cardioid, omni and bi-directional pick-up patterns, high-pass filter and -10dB pad switches, variable capsule bias voltage: 48V to 60V, AMI T7 transformer, individual serialised frequency response graph, and wood presentation case with swivel-mount, shock-mount and aluminium carrying case.
The CV4 large-diaphragm multi-pattern tube condenser features: classic large-diaphragm tube condenser design, MK9 dual 1-inch capsule with 4μm Mylar, evaporated gold diaphragms, nine selectable pick-up patterns, AMI BT4 transformer, original NOS (new-old-stock) Telefunken EF800 tube, individual serialised frequency response graph, external power supply and 7-pin XLR cable, and wood presentation case with swivel-mount, shock-mount and aluminium carrying case.
Tel: +1 615 250 2434
March / April 2010