WARM AUDIO WA84-ST-OC Dual Capsules Stereo Nickel Pair Small Diaphragm Condenser Studio MicrophonesWARM AUDIO
WA-84ST-OC WARM AUDIO
Stereo Pair Omni & Cardiod Capsule Condenser Microphones
This WA-84 Stereo Pair with Omni and Cardioid Capsules package contains 4 custom vintage-style capsules that emulate classic component design techniques. 2 of the capsules included are cardioid directional, and the other 2 are omni directional. The WA-84 capsules are carefully manufactured by an Australian capsule supplier and are precisely reproduced to vintage specifications. We are pleased to offer such high-quality capsules in this microphone package allowing us to nail the sonics of the most important component to any microphone's sound.
The WA-84 is a small diaphragm condenser microphone based on classic microphone circuitry. The WA-84 is a fully discrete Class A design that utilizes a CineMag USA transformer, polystyrene and Wima capacitors and a Fairchild FET. The WA-84 is designed for pro studio, home studio, live, and broadcast applications and sounds great on a variety of instruments and sources, such as; acoustic/electric guitars, acoustic/electric bass, drums, piano, strings, brass & woodwind instruments, and an array of other sources.
Large Sound, Small Size
The WA-84 has a very LARGE sound for its small size and uniquely uses a heavy Nickel CineMag transformer in its signal path to warm up and ENLARGE sound sources. Small diaphragm condenser microphones have widely moved to transformer-less technology in recent years for ease of design and a lower-cost manufacturing process. When designing the WA-84 we chose to go the extra mile and tackle a more boutique design known for its crystal clear, yet smooth, LARGE sound.
We are proud to offer something special to the market-place by using large core transformer technology (CineMag USA) in a small diaphragm condenser microphone package. The result is a circuit that we feel sounds absolutely gorgeous and goes the extra mile in terms of signal integrity and smooth boutique tone.
The WA-84 utilizes custom vintage-style capsules designed to emulate classic componentry and design techniques. The WA-84’s capsules are carefully manufactured by an Australian capsule supplier and is precisely reproduced to vintage specs. We are pleased to offer such high-quality capsules for this microphone which allows us to nail the sonics of the most important components of any microphone.
- 2 cardioid directional capsules
- 2 omni directional
The WA-84 utilizes an American made CineMag USA transformer that contributes to the legendary creamy smooth top-end and the BEEFY mid to bottom-end one would hope to get from an 84-style small diaphragm condenser microphone.
The WA-84 is a fully discrete Class A design that utilizes a CineMag USA transformer, polystyrene and Wima capacitors and a Fairchild FET.
The WA-84 proudly utilizes Wima, polystyrene and tantalum through-hole capacitors throughout.
Utilizes a CineMag USA Transformer
Directional Pattern: Cardioid
Fully Discrete Vintage-style Signal Path
Vintage Capsule Reproduction
Package Includes: Microphones, Cardioid Capsules, Omni Capsules, Shock-mounts, Mic Clips, Windscreens and Carrying Case
48V Phantom powered
Frequency Range: 20Hz - 20kHz
Sensitivity: -39dB or 11mV/Pa @ 1kHz
Output Impedance: 200Ω
Rated Load Impedance: ≥1kΩ
Pad: 0db or -10db
Maximum SPL: 123/133dB @ 1kHz, 0.5% THD, 0/-10dB
S/N Ratio: 78dBA (IEC651)
Equivalent Noise: 16dBA (IEC651)
Dynamic Range: 107dBA (IEC651)
Connector: 3-Pin Gold-Plated XLR
Weight: 122g each
FREE S&H in continental US (e-mail for international / offshore USA rates)