Remic Microphones is a rather young Danish microphone company founded in 2009.
I first came to hear about Remic when my good friend and guitar multi-instrumentalist Perry Stenbäck introduced me at the soundcheck for a concert with my band.
The microphone in focus here is the prototype v-5200-lb miniature condenser for violin and viola.
The v5200-lb is specially designed to be used in situations with loud ambient sounds. For instance in a band with guitar, bass, drums.
While being a omnidirectional the v5200-lb is able to reject ambient sounds by 20db and thus isolate the instrument on which it is placed.
The mic is placed in a small foam wedge and mounted between the fingerboard and the top of the violin. The v5200-lb fits securely and is fast and easy to put on and remove again.
Here are a sound sample going through my AER alpha plus:
Here are my settings on the amp. I made a little low cut to avoid handling noise. No reverb has been added:
A sound sample going directly to disc: