Avantone CR-14

Ribbon Microphone

  • Directivity: Figure 8
  • Frequency response: 30 Hz - 15 kHz / - 3 dB
  • Max. SPL 145 dB
  • Dual Band (Aluminium 35 x 5 mm)
  • Sensitivity: -52 dBv / - 2 dB Re.
  • Dimensions: 37 x 175 mm
  • Incl. Aluminium case with wooden box and microphone suspension

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shockmount included Yes
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Amazing for the price!

25.11.2015
Love this mic on guitar cabs. You can get a really smooth and bass heavy tone with this mic.
The case is really good but the mic suspension is difficult to operate cause it's almost too much "heavy duty"!
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Finally ... my micro ribbon!

Pascal8897, 06.08.2014
He arrived as a real Russian doll in a suitcase, in a wooden box, in a plastic bag, with its suspension (very practical) and two spare elastics.
He is handsome and looks solid.

So immediately received, I put it in my silent box "GROSSMAN SGBOX".

The AVANTONE CR-14 replaces a Sennheiser BF 509 and is next to a SHURE SM57.
Between them, they give me a bluffing sound.

The SM 57 gives a compressed sound and aggressive, effective, but not super faithful to the source.

The CR-14 is just the opposite, it offers a very natural sound with realistic midrange, silky highs, and a rather ample bottom (rather generous but this is due to the silent box).

I recommend this microphone for electric guitars.
Feel free to put the CR-14 in a Silent Box, but be sure to moderate the volume of the amp with any power soak to avoid too much abuse by an excess of pressure!

Note that I use a Cloudlifter CL-1 for better control of the gain of my CR-14 ...
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