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The ADK TC Large Diaphragm Tube Condenser Microphone is a Class A tube fixed cardioid 1-inch diaphragm condenser mic with 6072A valve. It's sort of German and Austrian hybrid, employing the best features of both famous styles to create a wholly unique microphone character that is perfect for use on Male and Female Vocals, Acoustic and Electric Guitar, Reed Instruments (Sax), Strings (Violin, Viola, Cello, and Contrabass), Drum Overheads, or anywhere you would use a Vintage Tube Microphone.ADK TC Features Tube (Valve) Mic Lg. Flight Case 115v/230v Turbo-Tube High-Voltage Power Supply Both 7-Pin AND 3-pin Cables Both T-Ring-Mount and New T-Super Basket-Mount New Metal Pop-Filter with Goose-Neck & Clamp ADK TC Specifications Type: True Condenser Pressure Gradient Microphone with 1" Six Micron Single Diaphragm and Valve Pre-Amplifier with Factory Stock 6072 Tube. Polar Pattern: Fixed Cardioid Sensitivity: 1mV/Pa = -37dBV (0 dBV = 1v/Pa) Frequency Range: 20 Hz to 20k Hz Impedance: < 250 Ohms Recommended Load Impedance: > 1000 Ohms Max SPL for 1% THD @ 1000 Hz: 125 dB Equivalent Noise Level: IEC 286-4 (A Weighted) 18 dB Typical S/N Ratio @ 1Pa: 76 dB Power Requirement: Dedicated ADK Power Supply Rel. Humidity: 90% (C) / 85% (C) Connector: 7 Pin Multi-Pin Cable (Supplied) Size: Diameter 53mm (2.1") Length 165mm (6.5") Net Weight: 550gm (18.5oz)


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How about the ADK TC 12-Au combined with the GAP73 pre for vocals and acoustic guitar purposes? Sound like a good combo?

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Affordable LDC Microphone With Multiple Voicings an inexpensive, but very clean and decent tube mic, I just spotted this on the web (reverb dot com): https://***********/item/1301107-nady-tcm-1100-early-version ...this original version of the Nady TCM1100 was the very same mic as the MXL V77 and the original ADK TC, and was manufactured by 797Audio (Guosheng's former place of employment)...simple single-stage circuit employing a...

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GAP pre 73 jr vs warm Wa12

The WA-12 is a more aggressive preamp based on the API medium. Awesome for hard vocals, bass and drums IMO. The GAP is more sweet and soft sounding, perfect for vocals(especially when equipped with Carnhills). I think you`d be more happy with the GAP given you`re not recording any drums or the like with a...

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