the t.bone RB 500

Ribbon Microphone

  • Very warm, natural sound
  • Figure 8 characteristic
  • 2” Aluminium ribbon (strength: 2 µm)
  • Frequency range: 30 - 18.000 Hz
  • Sensitivity: -60 dB /1mV/PA (0dB = 1V/PA @ 1 kHz)
  • Maximum SPL: 148 dB
  • Delivery incl. U bracket and padded carrying bag
  • XLR cable attached to the microphone
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Dark Ribbon

Chris Q., 10.04.2018
This is my second set of ribbons, and I was definitely surprised at the difference! My first pair were the RM700's, and these are considerably darker. This is great for giving a very mellow and bass-heavy quality to instruments - definitely good to pair with a brighter mic for vocals or amps or for ambient mic'ing of drums or electric guitar.

The main detractors are the built in cable, which while chunky is obviously an issue for the mic's longevity. It also makes placement clunky, which is annoying for fine adjustments to the angle of the mic.
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An interesting mic for the studio

Bob Corey, 15.05.2018
This one gives a certain flavor to what you record with it. It is very warm that in some occasions can be a very good option to have, let?s say you dont want the aggressive picks from the acoustic guitar, this does it. It can also give an original vintage vibe to the drums. Nice as a second mic on an electric guitar cab or use it as a distant mic to get more body or fatten up the sound. It comes with a nice carrying bag that protects it well. Otherwise it is a straight on microphone with no switches or tweaking. It is pretty microphone to have in the collection and budget friendly too!
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