515 Series Voice Communication Microphones

Handheld and Gooseneck Microphones for a variety of sound reinforcement uses.

Product Details

Designed for communication systems including transportation, restaurant, commercial, and industrial applications.

Features

  • Frequency response designed for voice intelligibility
  • Directional mic element with internal shock mount
  • Die-cast zinc case and grill
  • Does not require DC power for operation

515SDX

  • Slide switch activates mic element
  • Male XLR output connector
  • Mic stand adapter included

515BSM

  • PTT switch activates mic element and external logic (if required)
  • Four conductor, shielded, coil cord with 5 pin male XLR connector

515BSLX

  • Slide switch activates mic element and external logic (if required)
  • Four conductor, shielded, bare-ended cable
  • Attaches to gooseneck (not included) if desired

515SBGX

  • PTT switch activates mic element and external logic (if required)
  • Four conductor, shielded, bare-ended cable
  • Attaches to gooseneck (not included) if desired

515SBG-18X

  • Includes 18” gooseneck with A13HD heavy-duty mounting flange
  • PTT switch activates mic element and external logic (if required)
  • Four conductor, shielded, bare-ended cable

515SBG-18XF

  • Includes 18” gooseneck with A12HD mounting flange
  • PTT switch activates mic element and external logic (if required)
  • Four conductor, shielded, bare-ended cable
Form Factor
Model Line

Available Options

515SBG-18X / 515SBG-18XF Gooseneck-mounted cardioid dynamic microphone
515SBGX Mountable cardioid dynamic microphone
515BSLX Mountable cardioid dynamic microphone
515SDX Handheld cardioid dynamic microphone
515BSM Handheld cardioid dynamic microphone
Type Dynamic (moving coil)
Frequency Response 80 to 15,000 Hz
Polar Pattern Cardioid (unidirectional). Effective rejection of sound at rear of microphone is uniform with frequency; front pickup characteristics are symmetrical about axis.
lmpedance 150 ohms rated (180 ohms actual)
Output Level Open Circuit Voltage: -57 dBV/Pa* (1.4 mV) *1 PA = 94 DB SPL

Additional specifications are available in the user guide.

  • A12

    A12 Mounting Flange

    Mounting Flange, 5/8''-27 Threaded.

    from $9.00
  • A13HD

    A13HD Heavy Duty Mounting Flanges

    Mounting Flange, Heavy Duty, Silver.

    from $12.00
  • A13HDB

    A13HDB

    Mounting Flange, Heavy Duty, Black.

    from $12.00
  • A1WS

    A1WS Microphone Windscreen

    Microphone Windscreen reduces unwanted breath and wind noise. For use with the Shure Beta56, Beta57, and all 515 Series microphones. Available in gray.

    from $5.00
  • G12

    G12 Chrome Gooseneck, 12 inch

    12 inch (30.48 cm) chrome gooseneck.

    from $15.00
  • R180

    R180 Cartridge Kit for 515X Series

    Replacement cartridge kit for Shure 588SDX, 515SDX, 515SBGX, 515SBG-18X, 515SBG-18XF, and 515BSLX microphones.

    from $37.00
  • RK334G

    RK334G Screen and Grille Assembly for 515 Series

    Screen and Grille Assembly for 515 Series (Except 515SDX).

    from $16.00

Software & Downloads

User Guides

File Language Type File Size
515BSLX User Guide English PDF 762 kb
515BSM User Guide English PDF 125 kb
515SBGX, 515SBG-18X, and 515SBG-18XF User Guide English PDF 1.26 mb
515SDX User Guide English, French, German, Italian, Spanish PDF 218 kb

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