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Telefunken Elektroakustik M60 FET Master Set
Telefunken Elektroakustik M60 FET Master Set
 
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Telefunken Elektroakustik M60 FET Master Set

Telefunken Elektroakustik M60 FET Master Set

Telefunken Elektroakustik M60 FET Master Set Details

The newly designed Telefunken Elektroakustik M60 FET (Field Effect Transistor) Master Set ships with three of their interchangeable small diaphragm capsules, and is TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik's first non-vacuum tube, FET-based solid-state condenser microphone; the fruit of over a year and half of development and beta testing with top recording engineers. The M60 FET Series is designed to utilize the same interchangeable TK6x capsules as the TEC Award-winning ELA M 260 small diaphragm tube microphone.

The M60 FET MASTER SET features one M60 amplifier paired with three interchangeable capsules including the TK60 cardioid, TK61 omni-directional and TK62 hyper-cardioid.

The frequency response of the TK60 cardioid is flat from 150 Hz to 7 kHz, with a smooth, airy presence peak at 8 kHz, making it ideal for drum overheads, hi-hat and ride cymbals, piano, acoustic guitar, and other acoustic instruments.

The TK61 features a 6-micron gold-sputtered membrane measuring 15mm in diameter, and offers a large, open sound perfect for capturing the ambience and vibe of your instrument or recording environment to breathe life into any recording. The frequency response is flat from 20 Hz to 5 kHz, with a smooth, airy presence peak at 8 kHz.

The tightened and focused polar pattern of the TK62 hyper-cardioid is great for use on cymbals, percussion, and as a stereo pair for live performance recording. Its frequency response is flat from 150 Hz to 3 kHz, with a dip at 6 kHz and a smooth, airy presence peak at 8 kHz.

The M60 FET amplifier utilizing a unique proprietary circuit topology produces an exceptional transient response and SPL handling capabilities. Carefully selected and tested components are hand-plugged into gold-plated circuit board traces to provide an ultra-clean true Class A discrete amplifier with a frequency response of +/- 2dB from 20 Hz to 50 kHz. The output is matched with a custom American-made transformer that offers an especially low self-noise and a typical THD+N of 0.015% or better, making it ideal for critical recording applications.

The M60 FET's incredibly quick transient response captures nuances and subtleties with impressive precision and clarity. This results in an extremely detailed sonic image with definition and presence, perfectly suited for the complex character of stringed instruments and percussive sources.

The M60 FET amplifier body is finished in a durable, lightly textured black powder coat adorned with the historic TELEFUNKEN diamond badge. The microphone's XLR connector shell complements the look with a matte black nickel plated finish engraved with the model and serial number. The TK6x capsules feature a bright nickel plated enclosure with a fine gold mesh pattern.

The M60 FET MASTER SET ships complete with TK60 cardioid, TK61 omni-directional and TK62 hyper-cardioid capsules, an SGMC-5R Right-Angle XLR cable with right angle female connector, M761 Elastic Shock Mount, and foam windscreen, all packed in an FC61 zipper carrying case.

Telefunken Elektroakustik M60 FET Master Set Features

Telefunken Elektroakustik M60 FET Master Set Specifications

  • Type: Condenser Pressure Gradient
  • Capsule: TK60 TK61 TK62
  • Frequency Range: 20Hz / 20kHz
  • Polar Pattern: Cardioid, Hyper-Cardioid and Omni
  • Sensitivity: 8.6mV/PA +/-1db
  • THD at 1kHz at 1Pa: <0.10% 1kHZ at 1Pa
  • Maximum SPL: 130db SPL (1%THD)
  • Self Noise: <19dB-A
  • Size: 5 1/2" (140mm) length x 13/16" (21mm) diameter
  • Weight: 4.2 oz (119g)
  • Powering Alternative: Phantom Power
  • Supply Current: 48 volts
  • Connected Via: XLR-3

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