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Shure PG81 Cardioid Condenser Instrument Microphone

B&H # SHPG81LC Mfr # PG81-LC
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Product Highlights
  • On/Off Switch
  • Cardioid Polar Pattern
  • AA Battery Power or Phantom Power
  • Flat Frequency Response

The Shure PG81 Cardioid Condenser Instrument Microphone features a flat frequency response, is powered with external phantom or a AA battery and is well suited for capturing vocals, instruments and amplifier cabinets in recording or sound reinforcement applications. Its cardioid polar pattern adequately rejects off-axis signal that may cause noise or feedback. The microphone features an On/Off switch and includes a microphone clip, 5/8" to 3/8" adapter and a storage case.

Cardioid polar pattern is less susceptible to feedback and off-axis noise
Flat and uniform frequency response between 40Hz to 18kHz
Powered with internal AA battery or external phantom power
Internal shock mount for reduced handling noise
Durable metal construction
Transducer Condenser
Polar Pattern Cardioid
Frequency Response 40Hz - 18kHz
Dynamic Range (Typical) Maximum SPL, 2k ohm load, to A-weighted noise level 111dB (phantom); 107dB (battery)
Signal-to-Noise Ratio 68dB (IEC 651)* at 94dB SPL
Maximum Input Sound Level 2000 ohm load: 131dB (phantom), 127dB (battery)
Power Requirements Phantom Power
Supply Voltage: 11 to 52VDC
Current Drain: 2.0mA max at 52VDC
Maximum External Voltage Applied to Pins 2 and 3 with
respect to Pin 1: +52VDC
Reverse polarity protected to: 100VDC
Battery Power
Recommended: 1.5V alkaline AA size (NEDA 15A)
Life: up to 10,000 hours
Output Impedance 600 ohms
Output Connectors 3-pin XLR
Pad No
Low Frequency Roll-Off No
Dimensions Not Specified By Manufacturer
Weight 250g (8.8oz) less battery
Shure PG81 Cardioid Condenser Instrument Microphone
  • Microphone Clip
  • 3/8" to 5/8" Adapter
  • Storage Pouch
  • 2-Year Warranty
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