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Cascade V55 Tube Microphone

Cascade V55
Cascade V55
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List Price: $999.00
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Product Code: 9999-13512


Cascade V55 Tube Microphone

The Cascade V55 is a unique tube condenser microphone that features 9 polar patterns which include omni, cardioid, figure-8 and 6 intermediate stages that are selectable on a custom vintage style power supply.

The microphone also features a oversize dual-backplate, 6-micron, 35 mm capsule.The V55 offers The tube pre-amplifier circuit uses a hand selected EH 6072a vacuum tube which can be rolled with a variety of other 7-pin preamp tubes. Finally the V55 is fitted with the world's finest Swedish made LUNDAHL LL1935 transformer making It perfect for recording studio applications.

Special Note: The weight of the V55 is 3lbs. This microphone requires a heavy duty stand.

Cascade V55 Tube Microphone Suggested Uses

  • Acoustic & Electric Guitars
  • Vocals
  • Horns
  • Strings
  • Banjo, Mandolin, Dobro
  • Drums (overhead)

Cascade V55 Tube Microphone Specifications

  • Overall Specifications:
    • Frequency Response: 20~20KHz
    • Sensitivity: 25mV/Pa
    • Polar Pattern: Cardioid, Omni-directional and Figure-8 and 6 intermediate stages on AC powering unit
    • Rated Impedance: 200 ohms
    • Maximum SPL for 0.5% THD @ 1000Hz: 34dB
    • Equivalent Noise Level: 16dB (A weight IEC 651)
  • Capsule Specifications:
    • Front and rear sides of the capsule are matched to within 1dB in sensitivity
    • Diaphragm diameter: 27.1 mm
    • Capsule depth: 12.3 mm
    • Membrane composition: 6-micron Mylar, Gold-Sputtered

Cascade V55 Tube Microphone Includes

  • V55 Large Condenser Tube Mic featuring 9 polar patterns which include omni, cardioid, figure-8 and 6 intermediate stages
  • Swedish made LUNDAHL LL1935 transformer
  • 2 x Electro Harmonix 6072/12AY7 EH 6072A/12AY7 Russian tube (includes extra tube for spare)
  • 15' Mogami Neglex 3172 microphone cable fitted w/Neutrik 7-pin XLR connectors
  • Custom vintage style power supply
  • Pangea Audio AC 14SE MKII Signature Power Cable - 2 Meter w/ Cardas Grade One Copper center conductor
  • Suspension Shockmount
  • Leatherette storage pouch
  • Micro fiber pouch
  • Classic tweed flight case

Cascade V55 Tube Microphone Warranty

Cascade Microphones warrants all products against defects in materials and workmanship for a period of (5) five years from the date of original consumer purchase. The original ribbon or capsule elements carry a (1) one year warranty from the date of purchase and offer a one time replacement during the warranty period if they fail within the first year. Cascade Microphones will either repair or replace the product at no charge. Buyer is responsible for return shipping charges if past the initial first 30 days of purchase.

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