The ELA M 251E Classic Tube Microphone from Telefunken is regarded as one of the most essential microphones in recording, and is sought after by leading industry professionals, recording studios and artists. The ELA M 251E sits in line with Telefunken’s history of quality professional microphones, and its lineage can be traced back to the original Neumann U-47 microphone produced in 1947 (distributed by Telefunken).
The ELA M 251E with the 6072 tube has the ability to capture unparalleled warm, rich and detailed sound as found in countless recordings. The capsule houses the famous CK12 1.0″ dual sided gold sputtered diaphragm, and the switchable cardioid, omnidirectional and figure 8 polar patterns are accessible on the microphone itself. A dedicated power supply, cable, wooden storage box and flight case are all included.
- The Telefunken ELA M 251E features the 6072 for unparalleled warmth and detail
- Cardioid, omnidirectional and figure 8 patterns are featured right on the microphone
- The famous 1.0″ CK12 gold sputtered diaphragm reproduces audio in pristine detail
- An external power supply, cable, wooden box and flight case are all included
|Operating Principle||Pressure Gradient|
|Diaphragm||1.0″ (25.40 mm)|
|Polar Pattern||Cardioid, Figure 8, Omnidirectional|
|Frequency Range||20 Hz to 20 kHz|
|Equivalent Noise Level||9 dB A-Weighted|
|Maximum SPL||130 dB SPL|
|Output Connectors||3-pin XLR|
|Operating Current Consumption||150 mA|