Warm Audio WA-47F Large-Diaphragm FET Condenser Microphone

  • Item # 1569302
  • Model # WA-47F

The WA-47F is a faithful recreation of an exceedingly rare, wildly popular, large-diaphragm FET microphone known for its ability to handle high SPL with great accuracy. With the original considered a… Learn More

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The WA-47F is a faithful recreation of an exceedingly rare, wildly popular, large-diaphragm FET microphone known for its ability to handle high SPL with great accuracy. With the original considered a premier choice for kick drum sounds and vocals across world-class studios, the sound profile of the WA-47F faithfully recreates the expansive dynamic range, immediate transient response and ability to render meticulous detail of the original '47 FET-style microphone. Premium components and elite build quality come together to make the WA-47F an ideal choice for several applications in the studio. Includes a custom hardcase.

Features

  • Faithful recreation of a high-SPL, low-noise classic
  • K47-style capsule with custom TAB-Funkenwerk USA output transformer
  • Exceptional high-SPL handling: up to 147dB (10dB pad engaged)
  • Superior build quality with premium boutique components

Technical Specification

Warm Audio WA-47F Large-Diaphragm FET Condenser Microphone

  • Gold-sputtered, large-diaphragm, single-backplate, K47-style capsule
  • Custom TAB-Funkenwerk (AMI) USA output transformer
  • Premium Fairchild transistors
  • Wima and polystyrene capacitors
  • Polar pattern: Cardioid
  • Max SPL: 137dB, 147dB with 10dB pad engaged
  • Frequency Response: 40Hz–16kHz
  • Output Impedance: 150 ohms
  • Rated Load Impedance: >1 kohm
  • Pads and Filters: -10dB pad, 140Hz low-cut filter
  • Signal-to-noise ratio (+ weighted): 69dB, 76dB-A
  • EIN/self-noise (+ weighted): 25dB, 18dB-A
  • Total weight: 3.5 lb.; mic only: 2 lb.
  • Mic dimensions: 8" x 2.75" (20.3 cm x 7 cm)