Blue Microphones Woodpecker Professional Ribbon Mic

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  • Item Category: Tools
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Mar 29, 2009
  • Channel: Auction House
From Blue:

With its unique active circuitry and gorgeous exotic wood finish, the Woodpecker is one of the most interesting and beautiful ribbon microphones you'll ever lay eyes (or ears) on. The Woodpecker is the latest addition to Blue's family of precision-crafted recording tools, combining the low noise and superb detail of Blue's renowned Class-A discrete handmade electronics with the bold sound of a handmade aluminum ribbon pressure-gradient transducer.

The Woodpecker is designed to be highly durable and deliver the wide frequency response needed in today's modern recording environment. With its focused mid-range, ultra-smooth top end and outstanding bass response, the Woodpecker captures the essence of any recorded sound. It also excels at ambient recording, capturing room tone with the most intimate detail.

Characteristics:

Handcrafted ribbon pressure-gradient transducer

Active Class-A discrete custom-made electronics

Focused mid-range, ultra-smooth top end and outstanding bass response

Gorgeous exotic wood finish

Includes custom shockmount and cherrywood box

Suggested Applications:

Male & Female Vocals, Acoustic & Electric Guitars, Drums, Percussion - any application w some natural space in the recording is desired.

Technical Specs:

Transducer Type: Active Ribbon, Pressure Gradient

Polar Pattern: Figure 8

Frequency Response: 20Hz - 20kHz

Sensitivity: 26.0 mV/Pa a 1kHz (1 Pa = 94 dB SPL)

Output Impedance: 50Ω

Rated Load Impedance: Not less than 1kΩ

Maximum SPL: 136 dB SPL (2.5kΩ, 0.5% THD)

S/N Ratio: 72.0 dB-A (IEC 651)

Noise Level: 22.0 dB-A (IEC 651)

Dynamic Range: 114 dB (@ 2.5kΩ)

Power Requirement: +48V DC Phantom Power (IEC 268-15)

Weight: 725g

Dimensions: 227mm x 45mm

Like new condition. Box has a few scuffs and scratches. 's your chance to own a great mic at a great price!

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