Flea Microphones Flea47 Vintage


Introducing the FLEA47 microphone, a historical replica of the famous microphone… the uncompromising u-forty-seven sound.

It comes equipped with:


  • Standard: F7 Capsule, our precise replica of the iconic M7 capsule.
  • Optional: F47 Capsule, an exact clone of the revered K47 capsule, available at no extra cost.


  • A faithful replica of the classic BV8 transformer.


  • Standard: FLEA EF12, offering reliability and longevity.
  • Upgrade Option: Original Telefunken EF12 tube for an additional cost.

Polar Patterns

  • Versatile with cardioid and omnidirectional options, accommodating a diverse range of recording scenarios.

Exceptional Versatility

The FLEA47 excels in recording everything with impeccable quality. Whether it’s capturing the nuances of female or male vocals, strings, acoustic guitars, or a variety of instruments, this microphone ensures superior performance in every context.

Grille Options

Choose from two elegant finishes:

  • Glossy Chrome for a sleek, modern look.
  • Matt Nickel for a classic, refined appearance.

Complete Set

Each FLEA47 microphone comes in a beautifully crafted wooden box, complete with a cable, shock-mount, and a dedicated power supply, ensuring you have everything you need for a one of a kind recording experience.


Directional Pattern

Cardioid, Omni

Frequency Range

35Hz - 18kHz

Sensitivity at 1kHz

25mV/Pa | 18mV/Pa

Rated Impedance

50/200 Ohm

Rated Load Impedance

min 500/2000 Ohm




F7 or F47/49

Standard Tube


Optional Tube

Telefunken EF12 (+350€) or Valvo EF12 (+350€)



What's included in the microphone set

  • Microphone in wooden box
  • Power Supply
  • Mic – PSU Cable
  • Shockmount
  • Power Cord
  • Microphone Dust Cover
  • Printed Manual
  • All is packed in a hard carton product box with foam insert

What Our Flea47 Owners Say...

Flea47, Brett Shaw

“I used it a lot on the latest Florence and the machine album . I

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Flea47, Vinnie Castaldo, The Tone Factory, Las Vegas

Las Vegas, USA

Flea47 Next, Roman Šandor In Mercury Studio, Czech Republic

Czech Republic

 “I am sending the photos of Eva Pilarová from recording of her new 2018 album

Flea47, Shuta Shinoda, Hackney Road Studios, London

London, UK

 “We had the original Telefunken U47 at the Hackney Road Studios (originally from Abbey Road

Flea47, Flea12, Stephen Kurpis, Vitruvian Sound Nyc

New York, USA

 “I’ve been fortunate enough to work sessions at over a dozen exceptionally well equipped NYC