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Shure PG81-LC Condenser Microphone

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The Shure PG81-LC is a sensitive, flat-response condenser microphone ideal for miking acoustic instruments. Includes a microphone clip, 5/8"-3/8" thread adapter, and a storage bag.

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Overview

The Shure PG81-LC is a sensitive, flat-response condenser microphone ideal for miking acoustic instruments. Includes a microphone clip, 5/8"-3/8" thread adapter, and a storage bag.

FEATURES

Wide, uniform,and flat
frequency response
Cardioid polar pattern
Resists feedback in high volume settings
Condenser cartridge has a lightweight, sensitive diaphragm
Powered by AA battery or phantom power Internal shock mount
Durable metal construction.
On/off switch
SPECIFICATIONS
Microphone Type: Condenser (electret bias)
Polar Pattern: Cardioid (unidirectional), symmetrical about axis
Frequency Response: 40Hz-18kHz
Polarity: Positive pressure on diaphragm produces positive voltage on pin 2 relative to pin 3 of microphone output connector
Output Impedance (at 1kHz): 600 ohms
Sensitivity (at 1kHz): -48 dBV/Pa, (4.0 mV), 1 Pascal = 94 dB SPL
Electromagnetic Hum Sensitivity: -7 dB equivalent SPL in a 1 millioersted field (60 Hz)
Switch: Built-in On/Off switch
Recommended Input Load Impedance: 800 ohms minimum
Output Clipping Level (1 kHz, 1 % THD): : 2000 ohm load, 13 dBV (0.22 V) phantom, -17 dBV (0.14 V) battery
Maximum SPL: 2000 ohm load: 131 dB (phantom), 127 dB (battery)
Self-Noise (Equivalent SPL): 20 dB typical, A-weighted
Dynamic Range (maximum SPL, 2k ohm load, to A-weighted noise level): 111 dB (phantom); 107 dB (battery)
Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 68 dB (IEC 651)* at 94 dB SPL

Power
Phantom Power:
Supply Voltage: 11 to 52 Vdc
Current Drain: 2.0 mA max at 52 Vdc
Maximum Exteral Voltage Applied to Pins 2 and 3 with respect to Pin 1: +52 Vdc
Reverse polarity protected to: 100 Vdc
Battery Power:
Recommended: 1.5 V alkaline AA size (NEDA 15A)
Life: up to 10,000 hours

Connector: 3-pin professional audio connector (male XLR type)
Case: Steel and brass construction with black painted finish
Environmental Conditions: This microphone operates over a temperature range of -20-135 F (-29-57 C) and at a relative humidity of 0 to 95%
Weight: 0.55 lb. (250 g) without battery
Pro Coverage
MANUFACTURER'S WARRANTY
One year warranty on wireless mics, mixers, and circuitry products.
2 year warranty on wired mics.
Warranty terms vary. Check with manufacturer for specific product warranty.


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ShurePG81-LC Condenser Microphone
 
3.5

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5.0

Great Little Mic

By Mike

from Pensacola, FL

Comments about Shure PG81-LC Condenser Microphone:

We use this mic in a couple of different places. We've used them on micing amps, choir mics and also around the auditorium for crowd mics. It's got great response and we don't get a lot of feedback from it. It's a great little mic for the price!

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Sounds like it has more air than an oxygen tank

By chase labauve

from Houma, LA

Comments about Shure PG81-LC Condenser Microphone:

I am faithful to the shure mic brand but my, these mics have an absolutely dead response to them, the only thing they are good far would be live performances with acoustic instruments but for recording, these things are a nightmare. I am returning these tomorrow and buying some rode nt5's for drum overheads and hopefully they turn this nightmare into a dream.

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