I’ve always heard that ribbon mics are fragile. Can I really use the R-121 on a loud guitar amp?
on January 27, 2016 with No Comments
Traditional ribbon microphones will be damaged if you position them too close to an extremely loud guitar cabinet, but the R-121 was designed to take high SPL’s and can handle reasonably close miking duties on a loud cabinet. Ribbons have a strong proximity effect, so placing a ribbon mic any closer than 4 inches from