Common name: Telefunken Elektroakustik TF51
Production Status: In production
The TF51 is a large diaphragm vacuum tube multi-pattern condenser microphone inspired by the Telefunken ELAM 251E and AKG C12. It features a CK-12 edge-terminated style capsule with omnidirectional, cardioid and figure of eight polar patterns, a 6072A vacuum tube based amplifier and a custom made German Haufe transformer. It is ideal for vocals, acoustic guitars, drum overheads, violin, mandolin and grand piano. Includes M 903 power supply, M 803 tube microphone cable, ZC03 shell case, M 703 shock mount, M 782 stand mount and microphone sleeve.