BeesNeez BC12aTube

Tube Large Diaphragm Condenser Microphone

CAP2: 0 £1,599.00
£1,332.50 ex VAT
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Tube microphone with an exceptional blend of vintage inspiration and modern innovation, featuring a brass CK12 capsule for sublime highs and balanced frequency response, precision-engineered with advanced technology to ensure fidelity to the original design. Its adaptability through nine polar patterns, coupled with a design that marries the sonic characteristics of the long-body C12 with the practicality of the short-body C12A, makes it an indispensable asset for professionals seeking the ultimate in audio capture.

At a glance

  • Tube microphone is inspired by the legendary C12
  • Incorporates a brass CK12 capsule recreation for beautiful highs and natural frequency response
  • BeesNeez is the world's largest manufacturer of CK12 capsules
  • State-of-the-art machinery ensures unmatched accuracy in capsule production
  • Designed to capture the sonic beauty of the original C12 with the functionality of the C12A
  • Features nine adjustable polar patterns for versatile recording applications

The BeesNeez BC12A Tube is a large diaphragm condenser microphone, drawing inspiration from the iconic C12 microphone. It incorporates a brass CK12 capsule recreation, renowned for its exquisite treble clarity and balanced frequency response, making it a hallmark of sophisticated audio engineering. Despite the original CK12 capsule's cessation of production over three decades ago by AKG, BeesNeez has emerged as the premier global producer of these capsules. Leveraging modern, state-of-the-art machinery, our facility is adept at crafting these capsules with unparalleled precision.

Reviving a Classic with Modern Precision

The CK12 capsule remains central to both the Tube and Fet/Cardioid variants of the BC12A, embodying the essence of the original C12's sonic allure while incorporating the practical design elements of the C12A's more compact structure. The BC12A models are engineered to deliver an open, airy sound profile without the drawbacks of excessive sibilance, dull lows, or muddled midranges, thus ensuring a pure and beautiful audio capture.

Enhanced Versatility and Design

The BC12A Tube microphone notably features nine adjustable polar patterns controlled via the included power supply. This flexibility allows for a wide range of recording applications, from intimate studio sessions to more complex soundstage environments, ensuring the BC12A is a versatile tool in any professional's audio arsenal.

What's in the Box:

  • BeesNeez BC12A Tube Microphone
  • BeesNeez Shock Mount
  • BeesNeez Power Supply
  • Protective Black Case

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