Manufactured in Franklin, Tennessee, USA, the Mic Shop MS-47 mkII challenges the vintage Telefunken |Neumann U47 and embodies all the insight and wisdom of why the classic vintage tube microphones are so desirable to the recording and studio [making records] industry. Completely hand wired, and with all high quality parts, including Siegfried Thiersch M7 (mylar, gold sputtered) capsule, Haufe BV8 output transformer, Siemens E81CC/ECC81/12AT7 hand selected tested low noise vacuum tube, fully regulated Peak Power power supply, Mogami tube microphone cable, Neutrik XLR connectors, Pelican case with molded interior, suspension shock mount.... Everything in the sonic sense characteristics as to why one aspires to own a vintage U47, but having new components, lower noise floor, clean and new wide frequency response M7 capsule, and depth one only hopes for and rejoices over when delivered. Readily available vacuum tube, unlike failing VF14's or under-performing substitutes.
Full service remedy warranty. Perfect for recording vocals, percussion, orchestras, quartets, strings, ... all sound sources.