Avantone CV-12
Multi-Pattern Tube Microphone with Dual 32mm Capsules

OUR PART #  CV-12


Avantone's CV-12 9-pattern tube microphone with dual 32mm gold sputtered thin Mylar capsules. Includes -10dB pad & 80Hz LF roll off switches. Includes 1 "Hand selected" Russian-made 6072A Tube.

The Avantone "Cabernet (C-series)" mics from Avant Electronics are designed to offer true professional performance. They will meet or surpass the performance and specifications of much higher priced mics.

The Avantone CV-12 is truly a gorgeous looking and sounding microphone. The design, character and performance can be compared directly to some of the very finest vintage tube vocal mics, but at a fraction of their cost.

The rugged CV-12 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 has its origins in famous European vintage designs.

Any studio can proudly offer the CV-12 as a primary vocal 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-12 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.

Avantone CV-12 Includes:

  • Padded wooden box
  • Shockmount
  • Metal road case

Avantone CV-12 Specifications:

  • Output Impedance: <= 250 ohms/transformer isolated
  • Maximum SPL: 136dB (0.5% THD @ 1000 Hz) 146dB with pad engaged
  • Equivalent Nosie Level: <17dB
  • S/N Ratio: 78dB
  • Sensitivity: -35dB
  • Output Connector: Male XLR 7-pin with special power supply & cables
  • Tube Type: (1) tube included - 6072A
  • High-Pass Switch: 80Hz 6dB/octave switch
  • Attenuation Switch: -10dB switch
  • Finish: Polished Nickel trim/Metallic Cabernet Red Body
  • Weight: 1.8 lbs
  • Dimensions: 9.5" x 1.8"

Avantone CV-12
Multi-Pattern Tube Microphone with Dual 32mm Capsules

OUR PART #  CV-12

Product Information:

Avantone's CV-12 9-pattern tube microphone with dual 32mm gold sputtered thin Mylar capsules. Includes -10dB pad & 80Hz LF roll off switches. Includes 1 "Hand selected" Russian-made 6072A Tube.

The Avantone "Cabernet (C-series)" mics from Avant Electronics are designed to offer true professional performance. They will meet or surpass the performance and specifications of much higher priced mics.

The Avantone CV-12 is truly a gorgeous looking and sounding microphone. The design, character and performance can be compared directly to some of the very finest vintage tube vocal mics, but at a fraction of their cost.

The rugged CV-12 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 has its origins in famous European vintage designs.

Any studio can proudly offer the CV-12 as a primary vocal 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-12 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.

Avantone CV-12 Includes:

  • Padded wooden box
  • Shockmount
  • Metal road case

Avantone CV-12 Specifications:

  • Output Impedance: <= 250 ohms/transformer isolated
  • Maximum SPL: 136dB (0.5% THD @ 1000 Hz) 146dB with pad engaged
  • Equivalent Nosie Level: <17dB
  • S/N Ratio: 78dB
  • Sensitivity: -35dB
  • Output Connector: Male XLR 7-pin with special power supply & cables
  • Tube Type: (1) tube included - 6072A
  • High-Pass Switch: 80Hz 6dB/octave switch
  • Attenuation Switch: -10dB switch
  • Finish: Polished Nickel trim/Metallic Cabernet Red Body
  • Weight: 1.8 lbs
  • Dimensions: 9.5" x 1.8"
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