Telefunken AK-47 MkII

Large Diaphragm Tube Condenser Microphone

  • Condenser pressure gradient transducer
  • Switchable polar pattern: Cardioid, omnidirectional and figure-8 with 6 intermediate stages
  • Frequency range: 20 - 20000 Hz
  • Capsule: K47 membrane, gold-plated on both sides
  • Impedance: 200 Ohm
  • SPL: 125 dB
  • Tubes: EF732 Phone NOS
  • Length: 241 mm
  • Diameter: 44.45 mm
  • Weight: 765 g
  • Including power supply, microphone suspension, microphone cable and a microphone box made of wood
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Tube Yes
Switchable Polar Pattern Yes
Omnidirectional Yes
Cardioid Yes
Figure-8 Yes
Low Cut No
Pad No
shockmount included Yes
USB Microphone No
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Great sound!

09.09.2016
Warm low frequency and beautifull presence. For some vocals, maybe too much open.
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My experience with the AK-47 MkII

28.06.2016
A well-processed microphone with a sound of my opinion after the 60's in no way inferior.
A U47 from Neumann was not an option for me.
A UM57 from Gefell I had once possessed and was very satisfied with it. In the search for something equal in terms of sound, I came across the AK47. The sound corresponds exactly to my ideas concerning oldie recordings like Beatles, Stones etc. Thanks to the tube technology and the capsule, I find it very warm, transparent and pleasant in the sound. All in all, I would buy it again at any time.
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