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Peluso P-28
Peluso P-28
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List Price: $1,185.00
Our Price: $1,007.00

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Product Code: 9999-00395

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Peluso P-28 Pencil Tube Condenser Microphone

The Peluso P-28 Pencil Tube Condenser Microphone, features a warm and rich tone, with an extremely low noise floor.

Peluso P-28 Pencil Tube Condenser Microphone Details

The Peluso P-28 Pencil Tube Condenser Microphone is a fixed cardioid small diaphragm tube condenser microphone inspired by the legendary pencil vacuum tube microphones by AKG and Neumann. It has an extremely low noise floor for modern digital recording. Featuring a warm rich tone, capturing the low frequency detail and high frequency air of the classics. Beautiful on acoustic guitar, drum overheads, piano, voice and more. The P-28 features Peluso's heavy-duty 8-pin screw on cable connector. The large diameter pins in the screw on connector give a tight and secure cable connection designed to perform for a lifetime of use.

The microphone comes as a complete system including: P-28 Microphone in a Wood Box, Power Supply, New-style 8-Pin Screw on Cable Assembly, and a Shock Mount all packed in a Flight Case. Acoustically matched pairs available upon special request. Omni-directional capsules available upon special request.

Peluso P-28 Pencil Tube Condenser Microphone Specifications

  • Type: Condenser Pressure Gradient w/ 18mm edge-terminated capsule
  • Frequency Range: 20Hz/24Khz
  • Polar Pattern: Cardioid (Omni available - Special Order)
  • Sensitivity: 11mv/pa
  • Impedance: 200 ohms
  • SPL: 141 db
  • Equivalent Noise: 15 db (A-weighted)
  • Tube Type: EF 732
  • Power Requirements: Included Dedicated Power Supply
  • Size: 28mm x 184 mm
  • Weight: 300 g

What We Think - Peluso P-28 Review

"The Peluso P-28 is as stunning sounding a microphone on acoustic guitar as one could really hope for. Match it up with a 1073 style preamp, like a Vintech or a Great River and you're pretty much on your way. The P28 is somewhat of a hybrid between a KM54 and a C28. But, while the name may allude to maybe being a C28 clone, it is more of it's own thing - but definitely right in the same vein as these two legendary coveted microphones. With a somewhat more excited sounding upper-high-frequency response (but without sounding 'clicky') and a robust low end. The mid-range is slightly scooped, while the upper mids are slightly more forward and pronounced. The Peluso P28 is definitely the mic for folks disenchanted with something like your typical modern-day transformerless solid-state small diaphragm condenser mic (boy, that's a mouthful!). Expect dimension and fullness. Great for lovers of great analog sound and a nice antidote to the cold sterility of digital recording without losing the clarity of a condenser capsule."

Alan Moon - Front End Audio

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