One of a kind replica of the legendary U47 microphone featuring an original VF14 tube and Thiersch PVC M7 capsule.
The FLEA 47 is a one of a kind replica of the legendary U47 microphone featuring an original VF14 tube and Thiersch PVC M7 capsule.
The Flea 47 offers a choice of Omni and Cardioid polar patterns. The included valve is an original VF14 is the original vacuum tube used in the original Neumann U47 and U48. It also includes an M7 capsule produced in-house by former Gefell employee Sigfried Thiersch and skinned with PVC film. Only one microphone has been made.
The Flea 47 is a choice microphone for discerning engineers and producers, producing a rich, dark and full-bodied sound particularly suited for warm vocals.
The body is made from nickel-plated duraluminium and comes with a vintage power supply.
FLEA 47 with VF14 Tube and PVC M7 Capsule Main Features:
One of a kind recreation of the U47
Original VF14 Tube
Thiersch M7 PVC capsule
Wooden microphone box, PSU and cables
Directional pattern cardioid
Omni Frequency range 35Hz – 18kHz
Sensitivity at 1kHz 24mV/Pa Rated
Impedance 50/200 Ohm Rated load impedance min 500/2000 Ohm
Limited Edition of 1