Originally Posted by BillyCobb
Back in early '97 I had Stephen and Tony take my AKG "The Tube" mic and replace the capsule with a vintage C12 capsule and install one of their .9 micron custom diaphragms, as well as other mods to mic and power supply. It is such a joy every time a new vocalist walks up to the mic, to hear what comes out. No eq necessary, is so open and silky in the high end. One of the best investments I believe I've ever made.
You're lucky you got yours back. I never did. That was 6 years ago.