The TELEFUNKEN ELA M 251E stands as a meticulously accurate recreation of one of the most legendary microphones in the history of audio recording, celebrated for its presence on countless hits and classic recordings. Offering a smooth, present, and open sonic character, the ELA M 251E large diaphragm tube microphone is a true classic with very few rivals, making it the ideal choice for vocals and acoustic instruments.
Renowned High-End Detail: The ELA M 251E captures renowned high-end detail, providing body and low-frequency definition that is unrivaled in its class.
Exceptionally Warm and Clear Tone: Experience an exceptionally warm and clear tone that sets the ELA M 251E apart, delivering a sonic signature that stands the test of time.
Versatile Polar Pattern Selection: The microphone offers selectable cardioid, omni, and figure 8 polar patterns, providing versatility for various recording scenarios and applications.
US-Made Historically Accurate CK12 Capsule: Featuring a US-made, historically accurate CK12 edge-terminated capsule, the ELA M 251E ensures a faithful recreation of the original's sonic character.
TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik 6072A Vacuum Tube: Incorporating a TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik 6072A vacuum tube, this microphone pays homage to its vintage roots while meeting modern performance standards.
Point-to-Point Wiring in the USA: Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, the ELA M 251E is point-to-point wired in the USA, staying true to the original design and ensuring sonic integrity.
Vintage-Compatible Standmount Cable and Power Supply: The microphone kit includes a vintage-compatible standmount cable and a fully regulated power supply, offering a comprehensive solution for an authentic recording experience.
Vacuum Tube Condenser
Cardioid, Omnidirectional, Figure-8
20 Hz – 20 kHz, ±3 dB
External Power Supply
TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik CK12 – Edge Terminated Large Diaphragm
TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik 6072A
17 mV/Pa, ±1 dB
THD at 1kHZ at 1Pa (Amplifier):
Maximum SPL (for 1% THD):
Self Noise (Amplifier):
216 mm L x 50 mm Dia
Tube Mic Cable, Power Supply, Shock Mount, Wooden Box, Flight Case
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