Shure Beta 56®A Instrument Microphone

Quick Overview

Recommended Uses: Brass/Saxophone, Guitar Amp, Bass Amp, Leslie Speaker, Snare Drum, Rack/Floor Toms, Congas
The Shure Beta 56®A microphone has a frequency response specifically tailored for drums and instruments. Its extremely uniform supercardioid pickup pattern provides high gain-before-feedback and excellent rejection of unwanted noise. ..

Additional Information

  • Model: SHURE_S-B56A
  • Manufactured by: Shure
$239.00
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Recommended Uses: Brass/Saxophone, Guitar Amp, Bass Amp, Leslie Speaker, Snare Drum, Rack/Floor Toms, Congas
The Shure Beta 56®A microphone has a frequency response specifically tailored for drums and instruments. Its extremely uniform supercardioid pickup pattern provides high gain-before-feedback and excellent rejection of unwanted noise.

A built-in dynamic locking stand adapter with an integral XLR connector simplifies installation. The stand adapter keeps the microphone securely in place, even if it is struck by a drumstick. Typical Beta 56A applications include close miking of tom-toms and other percussion instruments, as well as guitar amplifiers, brass instruments, and woodwinds.

Features

  • Tailored frequency response provides drums, amplified instruments, and horns with studio quality sound
  • Built–in stand adapter with dynamic locking system and XLR connector simplifies setup and provides greater flexibility
  • Uniform supercardioid pattern for high gain-before-feedback and superior rejection of off–axis sound
  • Compact design reduces stage clutter
  • Hardened steel mesh grille that 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
  • Legendary Shure quality and reliability
Specifications:

Type
Dynamic (moving coil)

Frequency Response
50 to 16,000 Hz

Polar Pattern
Supercardioid, rotationally symmetrical about microphone axis, uniform with frequency

Output Level
Open Circuit Voltage: -51 dBV/Pa (2.8 mV)
1 Pascal=94 dB SPL

Impedance
Rated impedance is 150 ohms (290 ohms actual) for connection to microphone inputs rated low Z

Polarity
Positive pressure on diaphragm produces positive voltage on pin 2 with respect to pin 3

Connector
Three-pin professional audio connector (male XLR type)

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

Adjustable, Locking Stand Adapter
Integral, dynamic locking, adjustable through 180 degrees, with standard 5/8"-27 thread

Net Weight
468 grams (16.7 oz)