Ambient: small-diaphragm condensers like Altec … Snare bottom (occasionally): Shure SM98, Altec 165/175. 5.0 out of 5 stars The 635a 50 Years and still going strong. The 635A has been the industry standard ENG (electronic news gathering) mic for many years, and is an ideal interview mic. Mostly on snare/hi-hat or wherever needed. [Over at WMBR Radio, we’ve often used the 635A and other EV broadcast mics on guitar amps for this exact reason. EV is sort of like Shure, they're just awesome companies in many ways (although EV makes such better mics, it's not even close), one in particular is their consistency. It's also indestructible. View Profile View Forum Posts View Articles Registered User Join Date Mar 2001 Location Texas Age 83 Posts 5,098 Thanks 0 Thanked 11 … It was made in 1991 with a date code of 9127. The diaphragm withstands humidity and temperature extremes, corrosive effects of salt air, and severe mechanical shocks. Cymbals: Neumann SM2, AKG C24. Good condition items function properly but may exhibit some wear and tear. Your purchases help youth music programs get the gear they need to make music. + Update your shipping location 7 S 0 P O N S O A R P A 7 E E D-1-1 U J-1 0 F J-1-1. It's also indestructible. I have more vintage mics for sale in my shop, so be sure to take a look. A friend gave me these mic's years ago. The EV 635A mic has high output level, low sensitivity to mechanical shock, and features a diaphragm which permits very smooth response over a wide frequency range. Chris 07-28-2003 #9. The diaphragm withstands humidity and temperature extremes, corrosive effects of salt air, and severe mechanical shocks. When I ran front of house sound during the 90's and through early 2000 I used the PL5's, Oops, looks like you forgot something. They still work great. Overheads: Coles STC4038, Beyer 160, Royer 122. Much less an 80s one, so, you're probably safe with whatever you got. It is practically indestructible with normal use. Please check the fields highlighted in red. It's also indestructible. The diaphragm withstands humidity and temperature extremes, corrosive effects of salt air, and severe mechanical shocks. It also excels in the recording studio on acoustic and electric guitars, vocals, as a drum overhead, room mic, or on anything you'd want to record with a vibey sounding dynamic omni. Every studio should have at least one. These are fantastic microphones! a Great Versatile" All purpose Go To Microphone". It also excels in the recording studio on acoustic and electric guitars, vocals, as a drum overhead, room mic, or on anything you'd want to record with a vibey sounding dynamic omni. Bass drum back: small condenser or dynamic mic, often Shure SM98. I have the EV 635a and on my voice, it sounds best on ballsy rock and roll material FWIW. The 635A has been the industry standard ENG (electronic news gathering) mic for many years, and is an ideal interview mic. Here's your chance to get a great sounding one! It also excels in the recording studio on acoustic and electric guitars, vocals, as a drum overhead, room mic, or on anything you'd want to record with a vibey sounding dynamic omni. These are fantastic microphones! –AH] Close mic’ing a snare with them was a bit more boxy than I liked, but acoustic guitar overdubs sounded natural and not too shiny. The 635A has been the industry standard ENG (electronic news gathering) mic for many years, and is an ideal interview mic. Favourite microphones: Bass drum front: AKG D112, EV RE20, Beyer M380. Let me know if you have any questions. Harvey Gerst. I still use a pair of EV PL5's for micing drums live performance. Glen Campbell used a silver one on his TV show . For your consideration is a vintage Electro-Voice 635A omnidirectional microphone. Save electro-voice 635a to get e-mail alerts and updates on your eBay Feed. He claimed he used them back in the 80's and no longer had a need or wanted them. It is practically indestructible with normal use. Your purchases also help protect forests, including trees traditionally used to make instruments. The Electro-Voice 635ND B dynamic omnidirectional microphone is an offspring of the legendary 635A microphone. The EV 635A mic has high output level, low sensitivity to mechanical shock, and features a diaphragm which permits very smooth response over a wide frequency range. Built with the same rugged design of the 635A, 635ND-B offer a new neodymium NDYM magnet structure for greater sensitivity. It will be packed extremely carefully and shipped quickly. It has some scratches and wear here and there, and the print on the label is worn off, but it's still in nice shape and is working perfectly and sounds great. Snare top: Altec 175, Sony C37p. There's probably not much difference at all between a 70's 635 and a 90s one. Local music shops & gear makers are open online and ready to ship your dream gear. By clicking Subscribe, I agree to the processing of my data in order to receive emails. Drums. Find everything you need to make music. It was a very popular microphone with many early rock and roll, and blues artists. Toms: Josephson E22. The EV 635A mic has high output level, low sensitivity to mechanical shock, and features a diaphragm which permits very smooth response over a wide frequency range.