Super 55 Deluxe Vocal Microphone

 

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The Super 55 supercardioidPicks up most sound in front of the microphone and very little from the sides, making it more directional than a cardioid mic. Read moreGo to the glossary dynamicDynamic mics have a simple, rugged construction and can handle very high sound pressure levels.Read moreGo to the glossary vocal microphone combines the vintage design of the original icon, with a contemporary upgrade in audio performance. Comes with an integrated, swivel stand mount.

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Vocal

Dynamic
Supercardioid
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Description:

What is the Super 55 best suited to?

The Super 55 is suited specifically to vocal applications. Therefore, typically live performance, public address as well as for broadcasting, recording, and sound applications where a stand-mounted microphone with a classic look is desirable.

How is this microphone different from the 55SH series II?

There are 2 main differences:

  1. The Super 55 features a superior cartridge and is super-cardioid
  2. The vibrant blue colour mesh

Features:

  • SupercardioidPicks up most sound in front of the microphone and very little from the sides, making it more directional than a cardioid mic. Read moreGo to the glossary Polar PatternPolar pattern describes how well the microphone hears sound from different directions.Read moreGo to the glossary
  • Iconic chrome-plated design with vibrant blue color additions
  • Tailored frequency responseThis is the range of frequencies, from the lowest to the highest, that a mic can pick up.Read moreGo to the glossary for natural vocals and speech
  • High gain-before-feedback and excellent off-axis rejection
  • Shock-mounted cartridge minimizes handling noise and ensures quiet operation
  • Rugged die cast casing for reliability under rigorous conditions
  • Self-tensioning swivel mount, permits tilting through 45 degrees forward and 80 degrees backward

Specs:

  • Transducer TypeA transducer converts sound into an electrical signal. The two most common types are dynamic and condenser. Read moreGo to the glossary : DynamicDynamic mics have a simple, rugged construction and can handle very high sound pressure levels.Read moreGo to the glossary
  • Polar PatternPolar pattern describes how well the microphone hears sound from different directions.Read moreGo to the glossary: SupercardioidPicks up most sound in front of the microphone and very little from the sides, making it more directional than a cardioid mic. Read moreGo to the glossary
  • Frequency ResponseThis is the range of frequencies, from the lowest to the highest, that a mic can pick up.Read moreGo to the glossary: 60 Hz - 17 kHz
  • SensitivityThis is how mich signal a microphone produces for a given amount of sound.Read moreGo to the glossary (1 kHz): -53 dBV/Pa / 2,4 mV/Pa
  • Weight: 278 g
  • Frequency ResponseThis is the range of frequencies, from the lowest to the highest, that a mic can pick up.Read moreGo to the glossary Curve:
  • Super 55 Frequency Response Curve

Downloads:

User Guides

In the box:

  • 5/8" to 3/8" Thread Adapter (Part No: 95A2050)

Artists using the Super 55

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Optional Accessories

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