Shure 55SH Series II Rental – Classic Series Cardoid Microphone

Shure 55SH Series II Rental – Classic Series Cardoid Microphone


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Rental Includes:

1 x Shure 55SH Series II Rental w/ Mic Bag

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Rentals are for a 24 hr period.
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Shure 55SH Series II – Classic Series Cardoid Microphone

The classic look and feel from the 50`s and 60`s Shure`s Unidyne II mic has been updated in the 55SH Series II. This is a cardiod dynamic mic designed for vocal reproduction. A nostalgic reproduction, this model has modern performance characteristics, like 50-15,000 Hz frequency response. Instantly recognized by audiences and performers worldwide, this classic mic was among the originators of the Shure sound. Low-impedance mic.

The Model 55SH Series II provides the Shure classic UNIDYNE(R) II design coupled with modern acoustic components to meet today`s performance standards. This microphone is excellent for vocal pickup with its characteristic Shure presence peak.

The 55SH Series II has a cardioid (unidirectional) polar pickup pattern that minimizes sound pickup from the rear of used in close proximity to loudspeakers without creating feedback problems, and it can perform under adverse acoustic conditions where omnidirectional microphones cannot.

The 55SH Series II has a low-impedance balanced output designed for connection to microphone inputs rated at 75 to 300 ohms. The microphone features a cartridge shock mount to reduce stand noise, an On/Off switch, and an attached, self-tensioning, 5/8″-27 thread swivel mount.

This microphone is ideal for public address or theater stage sound systems, as well as for broadcasting, recording, and other sound applications where a stand-mounted micro-phone with a classic look is desirable.


Classic appearance, modern performance
Frequency response tailored for speech, vocals and instrumental music
Cardioid directional pattern for optimum performance in adverse acoustic environments
Shock mounted cartridge minimizes stand-transmitted noise, ensures quiet operation
Rugged die cast case and mechanical design for reliability under rigorous conditions
Self-tensioning swivel mount, permits tilting through 45 degrees forward and 80 degrees backward