Shure PG81

Shure PG81, Microphone

Item number: 2706229
This item is not part of our current product range.
Microphone • Instrument Microphone • Instrument Choice: Drums / Percussion • Instrument (Choice): Overhead / Cymbals • Instrument (2nd Choice): Acoustic Guitar • Transducer principle: Condenser • diaphragm: Small-diaphragm • Pickup pattern: Cardioid • Frequency range: 40 Hz - 18 kHz • Max. SPL: 127 dB • Open circuit sensitivity: 4 mV/Pa • Features: On / Off switch • Including: Stand adapter, XLR / XLR cable (4,5 m), case • Features at a glance:
  • Affordable multi-purpose mic with condenser capsule
  • Particularly suitable for overhead miking, cymbals and acoustic instruments
  • Based on design of SM81
  • Cardioid pickup pattern
  • Internal shock mount for reduced handling noise
  • Includes On/Off switch
  • Frequency range: 40 Hz - 18 kHz
  • Includes XLR/XLR cable and stand adapter
The Shure PG81 is an affordable multi-purpose microphone! Based on the successful SM 81, the PG 81 features consistent sensitivity throughout the whole frequency range. Its pronounced cardioid pickup pattern provides high feedback resistance even in high volume settings. As an alternative to phantom powering, an internal 1.5 V mignon battery (type AA) may also be used to power the preamp making the PG81 ideally suited for “direct to DAT/MD/Laptop” recordings as well. It features a shock mount for reduced handling noise and an On/Off switch. MP-Ratinig: A great mic. However, when used as an overhead mic, the On/Off switch might become problem. Always make sure your mic´s "on". Usually you wouldn´t expect it to have an On/Off switch and when switched "off" you might not find the problem when troubleshooting. Still, we think it deserves 4 Stars. Legend: 1 Star – still room for improvement! 2 Stars – satisfactory overall impression! 3 Stars – good price/performance value! 4 Stars – very recommendable! 5 Stars – highly recommendable! 6 Stars – unbeatable top product!