Equipped with ultra-fidelity, high input 40mm speaker drivers featuring TruSound™ Tonal Accuracy integrated with 29dB of eco-friendly natural passive isolation the THP-29 presents the ideal headphone for use by live mixers who need to block out monitor speakers, or by drummers who need to be able to hear the mix without setting their volume at an unreasonably high level. The closed back design, lightweight construction, adjustable head strap and padded ear cushions of the THP-29 provide optimum comfort during lengthy recording or listening sessions what makes him even the perfect companion as a critical mixing headphone during post-productions.
Thus the THP-29 is not only a headphone fulfilling the high standards TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik is demanding for themselves while working on studio microphones unrivaled in its class but also the German magazine „ear in“ – the „Headphone magazine“ – certificates the THP-29 in a test the did the grade „excellent“.
Back in 1947, TELEFUNKEN began distribution of the U47 – the world's first switchable pattern condenser microphone (cardioid and omnidirectional), and became extremely popular, especially in the United States, where ribbon microphones were the standard for recording studios. The fidelity and fine detail of the U47 pushed it to the forefront of recording studios everywhere. Replaced 1959 by the TELEFUNKEN ELA M 251 which is thought to be one of the best sounding microphones ever created while having been produced only from 1959 until 1962 it gained legendary status as one of the finest microphones ever over the four decades it was not in production.
Today TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik a world-class audio equipment manufacturer located in South Windsor, CT is offering recreations of classic microphones like the TELEFUNKEN ELA M 251 based on proprietary designs around the distinctive tube mic sound and has established a product line that perfectly blends vintage style and sound with the reliability of a modern-day microphone. TELEFUNKEN Elektroakustik’s commitment to both the sonic excellence and quality of all its products is rivaled only by the dedication to provide the best possible service to each and every one of our customers.