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Upgraded Version of the Popular Hamburg Edition with a More Fine-Tuned Response-Curve Designed to Replicate an Early 1960’s German Tube (Valve) Mic. The Hamburg Mk 8 is the Eighth Generation of ADK Microphones - offering a Mellow, Robust Tonality.Standard ConfigurationThe Mic, Piano-Black Wooden Jewel Case, and Heavy-Duty All-Metal Ring-MountThe Hamburg Favors “Crooner” Vocals or Ballads, Classical, Folk, Jazz Singers; Reeds.ApplicationsVery Useful for Vocals or Sources needing a Rounder Tone. For Strings, Reeds, Nasal or Thin Vocals, or Vocals with Sibilance Issues – the Hamburg Will Work Wonders! Hamburgs have “Smoothness”, Historically the Classic German Tone.THE HAMBURG HAS A ROBUST QUALITY THAT TENDS TO ROUND-OUT THE TONE OF THE SOURCE. GREAT ON VOCALS, REEDS, OR BASS ELEMENTS.Hamburg Mk8 Specifications Type: Class A Pressure Gradient FET Condenser Microphone Polar Pattern: Fixed Cardioid Sensitivity: 15mv/Pa Impedance: 200O S/N Ratio: 81dB (Ref: 1 Pa / A-Weighted) Equivalent Self-Noise: 15dB (A-Weighted / IEC 268-4) Max SPL @ 0.5% THD: 126dB / 140dB (0dB/-14dB Switchable PAD) Total Dynamic Range: 125 dB Low-Cut Filter (HPF): Flat / 89Hz Power Requirement: Phantom Power 48V ± 4V

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What should I buy?

I actually have a very similar setup, and my favorite things I purchased recently were ADK Thor ($320-390), ADK Hamburg Mk 8 ($350ish) and a better pair of monitors. I just bought some JBL 4408's and I think they're wonderful. I got em for 300 used, but you would also need to get a...

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$1k LDC tube mics.

...Studio Projects | TB1 $350 Groove Tubes | GT67 $350 ADK | Vienna Mk 8 $350 ADK | Hamburg Mk 8 $320 Sontronics | OMEGA $300 Cascade | ELROY $300 Golden Age Project| TC 1 $250 MXL | V69M $250 Cad Trion | 8000 $240 nady |...

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ADK Mics Vienna & Hamburg mk8's

...products are discussed, but in this thread, I prefer a first hand user review. Thank you, I was considering the Hamburg Mk 8 for a while, for vocals mainly, before I can afford something higher end. I have a C414 B ULS and an active ribbon mic from Golden Age (the sound of which I...

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