A legend in it's own right the Shure 55SH Series II microphone boasts a classic look while providing pristine sonic reproduction and sensitivity response characteristics. The microphone features a dynamic capsule with a cardioid pick-up pattern which is effective in minimizing noise and ambiance at the off-axis sections of the capsule. As a result, higher gain before feedback is established when using near monitor speakers. Shure's classic UNIDYNE II technology combined with modern acoustic components provide a tailored signal response suitable for vocal performances, theatrical and public address applications. An On/Off switch is standard and a fixed, self-tensioning, 5/8"-27 thread swivel mount is also provided.
- Classic Appearance
- Perhaps the biggest attribute of the 55SH is it's classic design. Also known as the "Elvis microphone", the 55SH lends itself as a perfect prop microphone in performances and theater applications.
- Tailored Signal Response
- In addition to it's classic design, the 55SH has a performance response fit for professional sound reinforcement, public address and recording.
- Cardioid Polar Pattern
- The cardioid polar pattern in effective in minimizing noise born at the off-axis sections of the capsule. This ensures high gain before feedback when using near stage monitors.
- Shock-Mounted Cartridge
- The dynamic capsule is shock mounted for added protection against shock and structure born noise.