Blue Microphones - Blue Woodpecker Active Studio Ribbon Microphone

| Mfg # 0809
| UPC # 836213000809
Our Price: $999.99
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The Blue Woodpecker Active Studio Ribbon Microphone is every bit as impressive in looks as it is in sound. With a hand-crafted pressure-gradient ribbon transducer at the core, the Woodpecker is sure to excel in capturing vocals and instruments with great dynamic range and high SPL handling. Custom designed, active Class-A electronics ensure a quiet performance with detailed audio and minimal noise. The figure-8 polar pattern provides added flexibility in capturing vocals, drums, percussion, guitars cabinets and any application where some natural space in the recording is desired. The Woodpecker is beautifully crafted in an exotic wood finish and is delivered with a shockmount and cherry wood box.


  • Transducer - Pressure Gradient Ribbon
  • Polar Pattern - Figure-8
  • Frequency Response - 20Hz - 20kHz
  • Dynamic Range (Typical) - 2.5 kOhm load: 114dB
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio - Not more than 22dB
  • Maximum Input Sound Level - 0.5% THD into 2.5k ohms: 136dB
  • Power Requirements - +48V Phantom Power (+35V min.)
  • Output Impedance - 50 Ohms
  • Output Connectors - 3-pin XLR
  • Pad - No
  • Low Frequency Roll-Off - No
  • Dimensions (LxDiameter) - 8.9 x 1.8" (227 x 45mm)
  • Weight - 1.6 lbs (0.72kg)

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Tel: (818) 879-5200; Email:; Blue Mic Website | Warranty Form; Microphones - 3 Years Parts and Labor, Hardware - 2 Years Parts and Labor

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