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Shure SM-81

Shure SM-81

$ 249

The Shure SM81 is a high-quality, unidirectional condenser microphone designed for studio recording, broadcasting, and sound reinforcement. Its wide frequency response, low noise characteristics, and low RF susceptibility have made it a standard for applications involving acoustic instruments, especially guitar, piano, and cymbals.


Features

The SM81 is ruggedly constructed. It operates on phantom power and performs over a wide range of temperatures and humidity conditions. It is furnished with a swivel adapter, attenuator-switch lock, foam windscreen, and case for carrying and storage.


20 Hz to 20 kHz frequency response

Flat response curve for accurate reproduction of sound sources

Low noise and high output clipping level

Low distortion over a wide range of load impedances

Cardioid polar pattern, uniform with frequency and symmetric about axis, providing maximum rejection and minimum coloration of off-axis sounds

Low RF susceptibility

Selectable low-frequency response: flat, 6 or 18 dB/octave rolloff

0 dB/10 dB lockable attenuator switch

Phantom powering (DIN 45 596 voltages of 12 to 48 Vdc)

Rugged steel construction for durability

Field-usable over wide range of temperature and humidity conditions

Applications include Guitar, Acoustic String Instruments, Choir, Piano/Organ, Brass/Woodwinds, Drums/Percussion….


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