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The CM87 is a large-diaphragm, three-pattern, fet condenser microphone that features our double-diaphragm/double back-plate, 6-micron AK67 type capsule and Class A transformer-coupled amplifier design. It is well suited for recording vocals or instruments in any studio or live application. The CM87 is built to a very high standard and offers a remarkably full yet well-defined and ultra-clean sound that is perfectly suited to the most demanding radio, dialogue and recording tasks. Its pickup pattern can be configured as omni, cardioid, or figure-eight. The CM87 has 14dB more headroom than traditional fet/transformer circuits.


What is a real Neumann u87 substitute without the brand recognition

...don't really save money there. Maybe a Mojave MA-200 would work. Advanced Audio has a really nice looking CM87 for $379Advanced Audio Microphones CM87 LDC Fet microphones. | Advanced Audio Microphones. Brian at Fox Audio Research could get you something similar built but with a tube head amp probably. I'm...

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Affordable LDC Microphone With Multiple Voicings

...much about mics as you obviously do, or as much as Guosheng does. But I do know one thing: your CM87 doesn't hold a candle to the Warbler I. It's not even close. To my ear, next to the Warbler, the CM87 sounds cheap and thin. Put those two mics side by side (which...

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anyone using Advanced Audio mics?

I have the Spirit, and I find it to be very, very bright and sibilant. Frankly I think it's useless for vocals. I like it for some applications; I've gotten good results using it as a drum overhead, and it's one of the only large-diaphgram condensers I've ever liked on distorted guitar, but an 87...

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