Large Diaphragm FET Condenser Microphone
$1399 USD
Thick low-end, pronounced mid-range, and smooth top-end
Includes 20 dB pad for loud sources
Custom large capsule designed and machined in-house
Proprietary toroidal transformer imparts color and depth
Comes in a hand-crafted Russian hardwood box
100% handmade at the Soyuz Base in Tula, Russia

Color and Clarity

Greg Wells
Adele, Ariana Grande, Keith Urban
Wow. Quite blown away by the sound. I compared [Bomblet and SU-017] to my holy grail 47 and 251, and they happily live on the same city block, which is a tiny snobby elitist block!!!!

The Workhorse

The Bomblet is an exceptionally easy microphone to use: it captures a full, balanced sound, regardless of placement and distance. An exceptionally forgiving sonic profile makes it an excellent choice for singers seeking a warm, colorful texture that is, nonetheless, true to the source. On louder and bass-heavy sources like electric guitar amplifiers, kick drums, and bass amplifiers, the Bomblet delivers a tight, full-bodied punch that captures the low-end extension of instruments with the clarity to cut through a dense mix. In addition, the proprietary Soyuz transformer imparts a thickness and character that enhances and complements sources that generally demand accuracy: cello, upright bass, bass clarinet, trombone and so forth.
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A Heritage of Innovation, a Tradition of Excellence

The engineers at Soyuz have spent decades studying, servicing and building classic microphones; Soyuz’ machinists are the best in the world. This unique pool of knowledge, craft, and skill – combined with the ears of numerous musicians, producers and audio engineers – has culminated in the creation of the Bomblet’s custom S23 capsule. A different design than that of the 017 series, the S23 is Soyuz’ reimagining of Lomo’s Russian version of the CK12 capsule: with its thick low-end, pronounced mid-range, and detailed top-end – one that is forgiving and flatters high-frequency sources rather than exaggerating them – we believe that we have improved upon a classic.


As with all Soyuz microphones, the Bomblet is completely handmade: bodies and capsules are manually machined and transformers are wound in-house in Tula, Russia. The Bomblet’s unique character comes from the triple back plate system which is unlike any other capsule in production.


Tube condenser microphone
Two 33mm membranes (one gold sputtered)
Frequency Range:
30Hz / 18kHz
Polar Pattern:
24.5 mV/Pa
190 Ohms
140 dB
Equivalent Noise:
18 dB (a-weighted)
Phantom 48V
194mm length x 47mm diameter
510g(single microphone)
Wooden microphone box, -20 dB pad, mic holder