Oktava ML-53 Ribbon Microphone + 5 meter XLR Lead

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Oktava ML-53 Ribbon Microphone + 5 meter XLR Lead

 

Oktava JSC are one of the worlds leading manufacturer of studio microphones. Established in Tula, Russia in 1927 Oktava originally started life as a factory designing and producing components for crystal and tube, radio receivers.
In 1936 Oktava produced their first dynamic microphone which was in production for 20 years. 

Oktava microphones are used in many top recording studios and are considered to be up amongst the best studio microphones available in the world.

 

The Oktava ML-53 is a classic passive ribbon microphone based on the popular ML-52-02. It has a newly designed body and head-basket resulting in an extended range of usable frequency response with emphasis on the low and mid-range frequencies. The ML-53 has a natural warm accurate sound typical of the best ribbon microphones available and therefore ideal for vocal recording where a warmer, smooth, low mid range type of performance is required. 

Other uses for the Oktava ML-53 are electric guitar amplifier, brass, piano, stringed instruments, percussion and many other sound applications.

 

Element Ribbon
Polar Pattern Figure of Eight
Frequency Response 30 - 20,000 KHz
Sensitivity, mV/Pa 1,6
Maximum SPL (1000Hz) >135dB(A)
Output Impedance (at 1000 ohms) 600 ohms
Load Impedance >1000 ohms
Connector Type XLR-3
Weight 600g
Dimensions 52mm Dia. 205mm Lgth.
Accessory Mounting Bracket
Accessory Wooden Storage Box 
   
   
  FIGURE-OF-EIGHT

 

 

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