Ela M 12F

Common name: Telefunken Elektroakustik Ela M 12F

Production Status: Discontinued / Vintage

The Ela M 12F is a no frills version of the C-12 produced between 2004 and 2007. It uses a TF-12 capsule and a modern power supply unit. The circuit is based around a 6072 vacuum tube and a T14 output transformer. It has nine selectable polar patterns from omnidirectional to bidirectional. Includes power supply, microphone cable with swivel mount and microphone box.

Electrical Characteristics

Frequency Response
20Hz - 20 kHz
Output Sensitivity
10 mV/Pa
Max SPL
138
Max SPL, THD:
Self Noise (CCIR)
dB
Self Noise (DIN/IEC)
16 dB-A
Output Impedance
200Ω
Recommended Load
Powering
Supply Current
mA
Alternative Powering
Tube Model
6072A - 12AY7

Switchable Options

Pad
Filter/EQ

Physical Characteristics

Connector
7-pin
Connector notes
Available Colours
Weight
567 g
Length
254 mm
Min diameter width
Max diameter
41 mm
Depth

Accessories

Included
PSU, swivel connector cable, wooden case, flight case.
Optional