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Berliner U77 Classic Tube MicrophoneBerliner U77 Classic Tube Microphone   


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Directional Pattern: Cardioid, OMNI, Figure 8
Frequency Response: 30Hz-20kHz
Sensitivity @ 1kHz: 15mV/Pa
Rated Impedance: 200Hm
Rated Load Impedance: 1000Hm
Tube: Raytheon Military Grade N
Cables: GAC7 Gotham 10m with 7pin
Tube Mic Cable: SOMMER CABLE - SC-OCTAVE TUBE

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The U77 High End Classic Tube Microphone is GERMAN DESIGNED, GERMAN MADE, IN GERMANY BY HAND with a GERMAN MADE, TRUE M7 Capsule made in BERLIN.  some parts and accessories of the U77 are also built by hand in sourrounding areas of Eastern Europe.

 The U77's tube is a NOS hand tested 5703 Raytheon military lamp with extremely low noise and very long operating life. The parameters are closely related to the legendary AC701K, however the noise floor is a marked improvement over the AC701K. The capsule is our exact replica of the M7 utilizing the Berlin "double ring type" and is built, skinned and tuned by hand in Berlin by our expert German capsule builder.  u77_kit.jpg

The transformer is hand wound from military materials and manufactured in small series only. All components utilize point to point wiring and GAC7 microphone cables from Gotham are used as well as German made Sommer cabling.

The PSU is designed with reference to maximum safety and superior performance lending itself to extended tube life.  All power components are high-end avoiding the use of any Chinese components.

Included is a solid mahogany box and U47 style shockmount.  Each microphone is measured in our lab on Bruel & Kjaer measurement machines and frequency response diagram for each pattern is included with every microphone.  Berliner USA is currently designing a custom metal pop screen which will affix directly to the microphone body.

The vintage style carrying case is elegantly designed and built by hand utilizing materials such as 600+ denier nylon, Dupont Cordura®, and high quality brass hardware.


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