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MK-319 Classic PE Mod for your mic. Hear it vs U 67 $499.00 $379.00

  • Oktava capsule provides legendary mid-punch, sibilance-free top and with MJE mod – improved transient response
  • New capsule base diffusor reduces standing wave coloration and "boink" resonance
  • MJE signature single layer headbasket conversion provides more open, clear and detailed sound
  • Field proven (over 16,500 in circulation) MJE Premium Electronics suite offers low noise and detail enhancement
  • Classsic-sounding, low parts count, single-FET / transformer-coupled topology
  • NOTE: As has been my practice for over 15 years, the high pass and 10dB pad circuits are bypassed to shorten signal path and improve transient response and high frequency response. The switches are inactive.


    Michael Joly Engineering MK-319 Classic PE modification for your mic
    Photo background: Sand bar at low tide outside Barnstable Harbor on Cape Cod.
    Barnstable Harbor can see a 12 foot vertical range between high and low tide!


    You may want a legendary Neumann U 67
    but you don't need one, here's the proof -


    Hear the MJE MK-319 Classic PE mod in action against the U 67.

    Session details: The recordings were made with both mics live, mics positioned vertically in headbasket-to-headbasket orientation, Daking 500 series preamps for both channels. Vocal distance apx 10", guitar distance apx 18". This is Michael Joly writing. Listen and read more to learn if the MJE Classic PE mod for your MK-319 is right for you. Then place an order or click "contact me" to send your questions.

    Btw - The U 67 (about $8000 used) topology is based around the Neumann K67 capsule followed by HF de-emphasis in a tube / transformer-coupled circuit. NOTE: As a FET / transformer-coupled mic, the MJE MK-319 Classic PE is not a U 67 clone. I chose the U 67 as a reference standard to showcase the similar qualities of the MJE Classic PE mods for your MK-319.

    SOUND FILE: Female Vocal, U 67 | SOUND FILE: Female Vocal, MJE MK-319 Classic PE

    SOUND FILE: Male Vocal, U 67 | SOUND FILE: Male Vocal, MJE MK-319 Classic PE

    SOUND FILE: Male Vocal, loud, U 67 | SOUND FILE: Male Vocal, loud, MJE MK-319 Classic PE

    SOUND FILE: Acoustic Gtr, finger style, U 67 | SOUND FILE: Acoustic Gtr, finger style, MJE MK-319 Classic PE

    SOUND FILE: Acoustic Gtr, strummed, U 67 | SOUND FILE: Acoustic Gtr, strummed, MJE MK-319 Classic PE

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Q: Is this a complete, mod'd mic I'm buying?
    A: NO. THIS IS A MODIFICATION SERVICE TO A MIC YOU SEND TO US. The picture shows a typical MJE MK-319 Classic PE.


    "Michael Joly has quickly gained a reputation for ironing the wrinkles out of (an) inexpensive microphone, at a "Bang-for-the-buck" price most of us can easily afford...I was blown away by the exponential difference in quality"

    Andrew R. DeLapp, Tape Op Magazine, May / June 2007


    Premium Electronics

    The Michael Joly Engineering Premium Electronics upgrade features a great-sounding, low noise Field Effect Transistor (FET) impedance converter or "front end". The FET I've selected for this application has fast transient response and impressively low self-noise - the already low self-noise centered at 150Hz actually declines another 15dB in the critical 2kHz-4kHz band where we are most sensitive to noise. Recordings made with your MJE MK-319 Classic PE mic will have great clarity, definition and reach without the noise-based graininess, sibilance or shrillness that plagues many LDC microphones.

    This suite of upgrades includes all the other signature Michael Joly Engineering innovations: single layer headbasket conversion, capsule isolation-diffusion mounting for "bonk reduction" and reduced vertical standing wave interference, capsule resonator modification for clearer high end, field-proven MJE Premium Electronics mods and elimination of low cut and roll-off circuits to eliminate stray capacitance losses that rob HF detail and transient response.

    It's easy to order this modification service for your mic. Ps - it loves to go to U 67 shoot out parties. Don't have a U 67 or know some who does? No problem. Just get the MJE Classic PE mod service for your mic.

    Click "Add to Cart" to buy now. Questions? Just click "Contact Me" - best, Michael

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