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Shure Beta 57A Super-Cardioid Handheld High Output Dynamic Microphone for Instrument & Vocal.

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About the Shure 57A

Excellent for acoustic and electric instruments as well as for vocals, the extremely versatile Beta 57A dynamic microphone provides optimal warmth and presence.The Beta 57A maintains a true supercardioid pattern throughout its frequency range.

This insures high gain before feedback, maximum isolation from other sound sources, and minimum off-axis tone coloration. A completely new grille design lets you take better advantage of proximity effect.

The Beta 57A is an exceptionally versatile microphone. Typical applications include drums, guitar amplifiers, brass, woodwinds and vocals.

Shure 57A Includes

  • Adjustable Stand Adapter A25D
  • 5/8 to 3/8 (Euro) Thread Adapter 95A2050
  • Storage Bag 26A21

Shure 57A Features

  • Tailored frequency response provides drums, guitars, vocals, and horns with studio quality sound
  • Uniform supercardioid pattern for high gain-before-feedback and superior rejection of off-axis sound
  • Hardened steel mesh grille that facilitates use of proximity effect and resists wear and abuse
  • Neodymium magnet for high signal-to-noise ratio output
  • Advanced pneumatic shock mount system that minimizes transmission of mechanical noise and vibration
  • Frequency response: 50 to 16,000 Hz

Shure 57A Specifications

Type Dynamic (moving coil)
Applications Tom-Toms, Snare Drum, Guitar & Bass Amplifiers, Vocals, Brass & Woodwinds,
Frequency Response 50 to 16,000 Hz
Polar Pattern Supercardioid, rotationally symmetrical about microphone axis, uniform with frequency
Impedance Rated impedance is 150 ohms (290 ohms actual) for connection to microphone inputs rated low Z
Output Level At 1,000 Hz: Open Circuit Voltage -51 dBV/Pa (2.8 mV) (1 Pa = 94 dB SPL)
Connector Three pin professional audio connector (male XLR type)
Polarity Positive pressure on diaphragm produces positive voltage on pin 2 with respect to pin 3

Case: Silver blue enamel painted die cast metal with hardened, matte-finished steel mesh grille

Adjustable Stand Adapter Slip in, adjustable through 180°, with standard 5/8-27 thread
Weight 275 grams (9.6 oz)
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