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MXL Revelation Multi-Pattern Tube Condenser Microphone Pair

Price: $699.99
List Price: $2,990.00
You Save: $2,290.01 (77% Off)

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The MXL Revelation is a studio microphone that delivers the warmth and intimacy of a quality tube microphone, but with extended clarity and punch for balanced recording. A dual gold-sputtered, 6 micron diaphragm and hand-selected EF86 pentode tube provide warm, rich and transparent sound. The Revelation's polar pattern selection is virtually limitless thanks to the variable knob. Whether you record vocals, instruments, percussion or simply use it as a room mic, the MXL Revelation can handle any recording task.

Features:

  • MXL's flagship all-purpose mic—superior quality and detail
  • Variable control that lets you blend pickup patterns
  • EF86 pentode tube that brings out a warm vintage sound
  • Flat response that gives pure, natural recordings
  • Mogami cable and wiring for exceptional audio fidelity

Specifications:

  • Type: variable pattern tube condenser microphone
  • Diaphragm: dual gold-sputtered, 6 micron diaphragm
  • Tube type: EF86
  • Frequency response: 20 Hz - 20 kHz
  • Polar pattern: continuously variable
  • Sensitivity: -40 dB re 1 V/Pa
  • Output impedance: 140 ohms
  • Attenuation switch: 0 dB, -10 dB
  • High pass filter: 12 dB/octave @ 125Hz
  • Equivalent noise: -18 dB (A-weighted IEC 651)
  • S/N ratio: 76 dB
  • Max SPL for .5% THD: 138 dB SPL
  • Power requirements: Revelation power supply unit 110/220 VAC, 50/60Hz
  • Dimensions: 7 1/2" X 2 1/2" / 190mm x 63.5mm (mic only)
  • Weight: 2 lbs. / 907g (mic only)
  • Metal finish: dark violet and chrome


Package Includes (Click links for individual product info):

  • 2 x MXL Revelation Multi-Pattern Tube Condenser Mic

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Review from Sound on Sound...
https://www.soundonsound.com/reviews/mxl-revelation

Here's their summary....

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Judgment Day

Having at least one multi‑pattern mic in the studio is always useful, and in the Revelation you also get a touch of tonal flattery, but without the flabbiness you sometimes get when designers increase the valve distortion above the low levels that were present in true vintage mic designs. Once again, MXL have produced a great‑looking mic that delivers the kind of performance you'd expect to pay rather more for than you do: I like this microphone very much.  

 

 

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