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Mono microphone kit including CMC 6U amplifier MK 5 Switchable capsule SG20 stand clamp B5 popscreen


Any new mic sounding similar to vintage km84

Not really IME. A Schoeps CMC6 w/ mk4 cap has a less hyped top than a lot of SDC but it’s more neutral and less colored than an 84. Going through a good 1073 or 1272 type preamp with it will yield nice results. The Josephson e22s is...

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January 2019 New Gear Thread

two months ago i got a matched pair of mk4 cardioid capsules, and now i have finally completed the stereo setup with pair of cmc6 preamp bodies. mostly for recording nylon acoustic, violin, clarinet, basoon and possibly cello (haven't tried that in my space yet).

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Schoeps on 24v phantom

Well that was my understanding, but lower dynamic range inherently means a higher noise floor, right? I never did get my brain around all that. I'm glad I asked. I think I'm not going to risk it. Only reason to use 24v is to save a little battery life on the field recorder.

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