The Set –Up: A store salesperson set … Rode K2 vs Neumann Tlm 103 and 193. Octavamod modified Rode NT1-A vs Nuemann TLM-103 I was looking at finding a good used u87 mic when I came across a Michael Joly "Octavamod" modified Rode NT1-A w/6 Micron … A few weeks ago I spent some time at a music store comparing 3 large diaphragm mics: the RODE NT1A, the AKG C3000B, and the Neumann TLM 103. It … I'm having trouble getting the sound that I want from the the Nuemann tlm 103. If you been in the pro audio industry for a while, you’ll probably have heard about Neumann microphones and know what superb … Hey everybody! ($400 vs … Rode NT1A. The Neumann TLM 103 has been widely used in many professional recordings as well as high-quality home studios since its release in 1997. Each of these microphones has its … Just a quick question. Under $500: Rode NT2-A ... Neumann TLM 103 . I have used all 3 of these mic's for different applications and have found that it is not a case of one mic fits all. I had a Rode NT2A condenser before the 103, and the NT2a was getting better results for me than the 103 is. Beyond being my personal favorite, ... Neumann TLM 103. I've had the mic for about a year now, and I just cannot get the sound I'm looking for.