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Originally Posted by andreweve ➡️
Hey! Both have similar transformer on the output, both have similar sounding capsule, however the capsule technology is different. JZ has Golden Drop Capsule technology while Violet has gold sputtering capsule. To sum it up, yes - these mics are technically close.
Thank you for the answer. My Emeralds have Golden Drop Capsules (as can be seen in this post: JZ microphones Vintage 67), so the BB29 is basically the same mic in a different jacket. Good to know.