Site Information

 Loading... Please wait...

Cascade FAT HEAD BE Special Edition

Special Edition Ribbon Microphone, Bare Essential Version with Hard Case and Hard Mount, Choose Factory Transformer or Lundahl Upgrade

  • Cascade FAT HEAD BE Special Edition
  • Cascade FAT HEAD BE Special Edition Package

Price: $159.00

Pay over time with , apply during checkout.
0% interest on orders $299 and up* Learn More

Stock Item, Usually Ships Same or Next Business Day

Stock Item: Ships from our shelf quickly in almost all cases when ordered before our ship cutoff times.

Direct Ship: Non-stock item, but normally ships quickly from the manufacturer or alternate warehouse.

Built To Order: Item is custom built per the options chosen and quickly shipped out upon completion.

Visit our Shipping Page for cutoff times for FREE (USA), USPS or FedEx.

Product Description

This limited edition gold grill version also includes a hard case, at the regular BE price!

The FAT HEAD BE offers the same famous FAT HEAD sound (sonically the same as all of the other stock FAT HEAD'S) featuring the same ribbon motor and transformer (less aluminum case, wood box and premium shockmount). The FAT HEAD BE has been described by Guitar Player Magazine as the new go to microphone for recording guitar.

This Package Includes:

  • FAT HEAD BE Ribbon Microphone, Gold Grill Version
  • Premium Microphone Clip
  • Hard Case

Cascade Fat Head BE Options

  • Cascade Fat Head BE Single, Factory Transformer (stock, standard price)
  • Cascade Fat Head BE Single, Lundahl Transformer (adds $125)


  • Type: Ribbon (velocity) Microphone
  • Ribbon type & Dimensions: 99% Pure aluminum, 2.5 micron, 1 3/4" (L) X 3/16" (W)
  • Polar pattern: Figure 8 Symmetrical design
  • Sensitivity: -56 db +/- 2 dB (0 dB=1V/Pa)
  • Frequency response: See PDF below
  • Output Impedance: <=200 Ohms
  • Recommended load impedance: >1000 Ohms
  • Max.SPL (1% THD @1000 Hz): 135 dB
  • Connector: 3-Pin male XLR
  • Size: Diameter: 3" (O.D. grill), overall length 6 1/2", 1" (O.D. body)

Warranty Information

Our ONE WITH EVERYTHING ZEN WARRANTY extends the standard manufacturer warranty by one year, see our ZEN WARRANTY page for details.

Customer Reviews / Q&A Discussion