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Shure Super 55

A classic dynamic microphone with professional sound quality, making it well-suited for live performances, broadcast applications, and studio recordings, providing a distinct and iconic vocal sound with its supercardioid polar pattern, tailored frequency response, and durable construction.

Brand: Shure

Model: Super 55 – Deluxe Vocal Microphone

Manufacture URL: https://www.shure.com/en-US/products/microphones/super_55

The manual is available to download by clicking “Article Attachments” below. The most up-to-date information will be found on the manufacturer’s website. Please note this manual and images used are for educational purposes only.

Access & Usage

Pick-Up Location: The Conservatorium of MusicCON111 – Tech Office

Induction(s) Required:

  • L1 General Induction
  • L2 City Performance & Rehearsal Studios Inductions

These inductions can be found inside Canvas:

Direct Canvas Link

Your Course > Modules > Compulsory WHS Inductions

This resource may be course dependent, please speak to Technical Staff for more information.

Technical Specifications

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Type: Dynamic (moving coil)

Frequency Response: 60 to 17,000 Hz

Polar Pattern: Supercardioid

Output Impedance: EIA rated at 150 Ω (290 Ω actual)

Sensitivity: -53.0 dBV/Pa at 1 kHz, open circuit voltage

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

Weight: Net: 0.656 kg (1.45 lb)

Housing: Chrome-plated die casting

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Equipment is available after required inductions are complete and privileges have been applied to your account.

Store Opening Hours

DayOpen Hours
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Tuesday10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Wednesday10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Thursday10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Friday10:00 am – 4:00 pm
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Updated on July 13, 2023

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