Mojave MA-1000DS

$3,299.00

Mojave MA-1000DS

Inspired by the most celebrated vintage microphones, crafted by TECHNICAL GRAMMY® Award-winning designer David Royer. The MA-1000DS brings to life a modern classic with a blend of historical excellence and contemporary tube technology.

Key Features

  • Original New Old-Stock 5840 Tube: Delivers warm, rich sound.
  • 251-Style Capsule: Provides sweet, airy top ends and realistic mids.
  • Custom Designed Transformer by Coast Magnetics: Ensures clean, powerful output.
  • Continuously Variable Polar Pattern Selector: Allows for seamless adjustment from omnidirectional to figure-eight, located on power supply.
  • Switchable 15dB Pad and Bass Roll-Off: Offers adaptable sound capture.
  • High-quality Components: Sling-Shock® licensed from Royer Labs, and premium cables made with Mogami Cable and Neutrik connectors.

Recommended Applications

  • Vocals and Voice-overs
  • Broadcast
  • Acoustic Instruments
  • Piano
  • Drum Overheads and Rooms
  • Orchestral and Choral Recording
  • Transducer Type: Externally polarized, pressure gradient capacitor – double diaphragm.
  • Diaphragm: 1-inch diameter, gold sputtered, 3-microns thick.
  • Polar Pattern: Continuously variable from omnidirectional to figure-eight.
  • Frequency Response: 20 Hz to 20KHz ±3 dB.
  • Sensitivity: Omni -37.5 dB, Cardioid -36.0 dB, Figure-8 -34.0 dB re. 1V/pa.
  • Maximum SPL: 120 dB with pad off, 135 dB with pad on.
  • Distortion: <1% @ 117 dB SPL, <3% @ 125 dB SPL with pad off; <1% @ 132 dB SPL, <3% @ 140 dB SPL with pad on.
  • Self Noise: 14dB nominal, not to exceed 16dB (A weighted).
  • Pad: 15 dB.
  • Bass Cut: 6 dB per octave below 100 hertz.
  • Impedance: 200 Ω.
  • Power Requirement: 6 VDC @ 150 mA. 125 VDC @ .7 mA (from dedicated power supply).
  • Dimensions and Weight:
    • Carrying case with microphone, power supply, shock mount and cables: 13 lbs. (5.9Kg).
    • Microphone: 7 5/8” X 2” (194mm x 51mm), 1 lb. (0.45Kg).