RoXdon VT-1 Mk II is our Flagship, multi-pattern tube condenser microphone
and represents our
commitment to produce a world class 'classic' studio recording
Utilizing the finest grade components available including solid brass body and grille, dual bobbin transformer, German Metallized WIMA capacitors and custom designed gold plated microphone capsule. The RoXdon VT-1 Mk II electronic class A circuitry is designed around a NOS (new old stock) vintage 1970's Russian OTK military spec. 6N2P-EV Vacuum Tube. This quality tube, individually graded and selected in our London workshop, out-performs any modern day equivalent tube and gives the RoXdon VT-1 Mk II a unique warmth and superior character. RoXdon is the only microphone manufacturer to use this quality tube and hold the bulk of the worlds stock of this 70's vintage tube.
The RoXdon VT-1 Mk II features nine variations of polar pattern from Omni, Cardioid and Figure of 8, and is achieved by adjusting the variable control on the power supply. There also features a low cut filter switch and -10dB attenuation switch located conveniently on the microphone body.
The RoXdon VT-1 Mk II microphone has very low self noise, good signal to noise ratio and excellent audio dynamic range.
The RoXdon VT-1 Mk II microphone and accessories are supplied in a practical aluminium storage case. The accessories include a shock mount; dedicated phantom power supply; RoXdon 7-core vintage style microphone cable and a micro-fibre microphone polishing cloth.
Finished in a non-reflective egg shell black with distinctive metallic blue bass screw and luxurious gold grille, the RoXdon VT-1 Mk II exudes class.
* Polar Pattern:
* Tube: Russian 1970's NOS (OTK) 6N2P-EV
* Frequency response: 20Hz to 20KHz
* Sensitivity: -35dB (0dB=1V/Pa at 1KHz)
* Load Impedance: >= 1K ohms
* Output Impedance: 50 ohms +/-30% (at 1kHz)
* Equivalent noise level: 12/13/14/dB A
* S/N Ratio: 81/80/79dB
* Max SPL: 136dB (1KHz <=1% THD)
* Current Consumption: 3.5mA