Mojave MA-201fet Condenser Microphone
The Mojave MA-201fet is a large diaphragm, phantom-powered, solid-state condenser microphone with a fixed cardioid pattern.
- Hand-selected 3-micron 1-inch capsule
- Jensen audio transformer
- Military-grade FET
- Custom designed low-noise resistors
- Ultra clean signal path
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With its roots in a lineage of microphone designs by David Royer, the MA-201fet gives warm, full-bodied reproductions of vocals and instruments, with none of the shrillness and high frequency distortion artifacts that are often encountered with modern condenser microphones.
Utilising a 3-micron gold-sputtered capsule, high-quality Jensen audio transformer, military-grade FET and custom designed low-noise resistors, the MA-20fet performs at a level reminiscent of some of the best loved classic condenser microphones. Each MA-201fet microphone is carefully tested and evaluated, then packaged in its protective case with a professional grade shockmount.
Recommended applications: Vocals, voice over and broadcast, high SPL sources, such as kick drums and bass guitar amps, electric guitar, piano, drum overheads, drum rooms and acoustic instruments.
Transducer Type: Externally polarised pressure gradient capacitor
Diaphragm: 1-inch diameter, gold sputtered
Diaphragm Thickness: 3-micron
Polar Pattern: Cardioid
Frequency Response: 20 Hz-20kHz, +/- 3dB
Sensitivity: -39 dB re. 1V/pa
Maximum SPL: 125 dB
Distortion: <1% @120dB SPL, <3% @134dB SPL
Self Noise: 14dB nominal, not to exceed 16dB (A weighted)
Impedance: 550 ohms, transformer balanced (Jensen)
Power Requirements: 48VDC phantom power, current .68mA.
Dimensions and Weight:
Carrying case with microphone, shock mount: 10 x 9 x 4.5 inches, 4 lbs.
Microphone: 7 5/8 x 2 inches, 1 lb.