Gauge ECM-87 + VLK (Virtual Mic Locker Kit)
Gauge ECM-87 Condenser Microphone
The Gauge ECM-87 is a large-diaphragm, cardioid condenser microphone that is ideal for recording the voice, acoustic guitar, drums, and all acoustic instruments. Its clear, full sound and smooth presence peak make it the perfect choice for all studio and broadcast applications.
Despite being designed for studio use, the ECM-87 is rugged enough for live applications as well.
The ECM-87 features a 1.07” capsule with a cardioid pickup pattern which is ideal for recording musical instruments, vocals and speech. This is the most common pattern used in recording and live applications, it is best suited for capturing sounds located directly in front of the microphone. The front of your ECM-87 is marked by the Gauge logo. Always position this side of the microphone toward the sound source.
- Lead Vocals, Background Vocals and Voice-Over
- Acoustic Piano, Guitar and Strings
- Electric Guitar and Bass Amplifiers
- Drums, Percussion and Overheads
- Brass and Woodwind Instruments
- Violin, Viola, Cello and Double Bass
- Orchestras, Choirs and Wind Ensembles
- Room Ambience
Audio Connection and Power Supply
The ECM-87 microphone requires +48v Phantom Power to operate. This is a standard feature on most modern preamps and mixers.
- Extended frequency response
- Very low self-noise
- Exceptionally warm, low-frequency reproduction
- High output level
- High SPL handling
- Uniform polar response
- Superior common-mode rejection
ECM-87 Mic Clone
A recording and voice over artist's dream.
Quickly and easily enhance the sound of your Gauge ECM87 by adding the tone and character of the world's most iconic and desirable microphones, with stunning results.
The ECM87 Mic Clone is the most accurate and responsive microphone enhancement plug-in ever created. Using the Mic Clone plug-in with the Gauge ECM-87 microphone, you will have your own Virtual Microphone Locker!
Developed by Dr. Chandler Bridges with Final Mix Software and a team of researchers, these response curves are unbelievably accurate and faithful. Gauge's ECM87 Mic Clone will improve, expand, and compliment the sound of your ECM-87 Microphone by adding the tone and character of the world's most iconic microphones. With stunning results!
Mic Clone is incredibly simple and easy to use. Just insert it on an audio track, select a classic microphone and adjust the slider to your taste.