1. Register NOW and become part of this fantastic knowledge base forum! This message will go away once you have registered.


Discussion in 'Studio Products' started by audiokid, Jan 23, 2011.

  1. audiokid

    audiokid Staff

    High-output Ribbon Mic with Vintage-style Appointments

    AEA R44CXE High-output Ribbon Mic Features at a Glance:

    • An accurate reproduction of the original RCA Ribbon Mic
    • Uses the same ribbon material as the original
    • Built to the highest studio standards possible
    • A single diaphragm Figure 8 ribbon microphone
    • 6dB more output that the RCA 44B and BX
    • High null-axis rejection
    • Custom AEA Transformer
    • High SPL capability, max level of 140dB plus above 200Hz
    • Low Self Noise
    • Consistent polar response
    • Operable in high humidity environments
    • Sounds equal to or better than the original RCA 44
    • Operating Principle: Velocity microphone
    • Frequency Response: Below 30 Hz to above 20 kHz
    • Maximum SPL: 140 + dB SPL above 200Hz for 1% third harmonic
    • Output Sensitivity: 2.25 mV / Pa into unloaded circuit
    • Output Impedance: 270 ohms broadband
    • Recommended Load: 1.2 K ohm or greater
    • Powering: Not required or recommended
    • Polarity: Pin 2 high for positive pressure on the front of the microphone.
    • Connector: XLR-3M wired to a 3 meter captive cable
    • Polar Pattern: Native bi-directional pattern
    • Horizontal: Level changes with angle, frequency response is consistent, -90 dB null at 90 / 270 degrees
    • Vertical: Level changes with angle, reduced HF response above and below 0/180 degree axis, null at 90/270 degrees
    • Ribbon Thickness: 1.8 microns ( .0000018 meter ) of pure aluminum
    • Ribbon Width: 4.7 mm
    • Ribbon Length: 59.7 mm
    • Accessories Included: Custom storage/shipping case, stand adapter, manual and attached 3-meter microphone cable

Share This Page