Common name: Vanguard Audio Labs V1 System
Production Status: In production
The V1 is a multi-capsule pencil sized condenser microphone with an ultra-quality precision-biased FET and a custom-wound transformer, premium capacitors and cryogenic treatment of components. The system includes four 22 mm capsules with 16 mm 4 micron tick diaphragms and an anti-comb-filtering front grille or a Lollipop style large diaphragm 3-micron dual diaphragm V34C capsule. The capsules have omnidirectional, wide cardioid, hyper-cardioid and cardioid polar patterns. It is ideal for acoustic guitar, percussion, piano and stringed instruments. Includes pinewood box and VSSM shock mount.