Western Electric RA-1142 Transmitter Multipattern Ribbon / Dynamic Microphone

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Overview

The Western Electric RA-1142 of the late-1930s and early-1940s took the omnidirectional dynamic element from the 630A and mated it with a bidirectional ribbon motor, allowing for selection of omni, figure-of-eight, or cardioid polar patterns for the first time in history.

Product Specs

Brand
Model
  • RA-1142 Transmitter Multipattern Ribbon / Dynamic Microphone
Finish
  • Black
Year
  • 1940s
Made In
  • United States