Avantone CV-28 Small-Capsule Tube Condenser Microphone

Avantone CV-28 Small-Capsule Tube Condenser Microphone

  • $ 449.00

The Avantone "Cabernet (C-series)" mics are designed to offer true professional performance. They will meet or surpass the performance and specifications of much higher priced mics. The Avantone CV-28 is truly a gorgeous looking and sounding microphone. The design, character and performance is comparable to some of the fine vintage tube mics of the 1950's & 1960's...but at a fraction of their cost!

Our rugged CV-28 microphone body and capsule assembly are precision machined of brass. Aesthetically, it features an elegant Cabernet Wine-Red finish, accented with polished nickel trim and grill.

The transformer coupled tube circuitry offers a modern-day, affordable solution to the desire to capture the character of famous European and American vintage designs. Any studio can proudly offer the CV-28 as a primary acoustic instrument mic...It exudes class visually as well as sonically.

Manufactured using the finest materials yielding a very solid feel, superb structural integrity and rugged reliability. The versatile CV-28 mic is able to produce professional results with a warm, pleasing sonic character.

The included Custom Retro Shockmount is superb in allowing a precise positioning of the mic while inhibiting the transfer of unwanted vibrations up into the mic. This isolation allows for superior professional results. 3-Pattern Tube Microphone w/interchangeable 19mm gold sputtered thin Mylar capsule assemblies. Military-grade -15 dB pad & 80 Hz LF roll off switches.


  • Uses Include: Acoustic guitar, mandolin, drum overheads, percussion, piano mic, etc...
  • Standard Items Supplied:
    • Avantone CV-28 Tube Microphone
    • Avantone Custom Retro Shockmount
    • Avantone PS-28 Proprietary Power supply with cables
    • Elegant padded genuine wooden Mic box
    • 3 Interchangeable 19mm Capsules ( Cardioid, Omni, Hyper-Cardioid)
    • Padded Aluminum storage / travel case
    • Owners Manual
  • Specifications

    • Type: Tube-type Condenser
    • Polar Pattern(s): 3 patterns via interchangeable capsules (Omni, Cardioid, Hyper-Cardioid)
    • Frequency Response: 20-20,000 Hz +/- 3dB
    • Output Impedance: <=250 Ohms / transformer isolated
    • Maximum SPL: 136dB (0.5% THD @1000Hz)
    • Sensitivity: 20mV/Pa � 34dB
    • Equivalent Noise Level: 17dB
    • Output Connector: Male XLR 7 pin
    • High-Pass Switch: High-Grade 80 Hz 6dB/octave Switch
    • Attenuation Switch: High-Grade -15dB Switch
    • Power Requirement: Dedicated PS-28 POWER SUPPLY w/switchable 115/230VAC Capability
    • Tube Type: Select Military-Grade 6J1B
    • Included Accessories:
      • Padded Wooden Box
      • Shockmount
      • Metal road case
    • Finish: Polished Nickel trim / Metallic Cabernet Red Body