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

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

Application

Paging

Intercom

Microphone Type

Dynamic:

Simple, rugged diaphragm/coil. handles extreme volume levels without distortion.

Polar Pattern

Cardioid:

Picks up the most sound in front of the microphone and some from the sides. Less susceptible to feedback in high volume environments.

Frequency Response

Tailored:

Smooth, extended response. Tuned to accentuate specific types of instruments or voices.

Form Factor

Gooseneck

Model Line

Other

Downloads
515BSLX User Guide
515BSM User Guide
515SBGX, 515SBG-18X, and 515SBG-18XF User Guide
515SDX User Guide
Related Links
FAQ's for 515X Series
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
Specifications
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
Accessories
Name Availability
G12

G12

12 inch (30.48 cm) chrome gooseneck.

RK334G

RK334G

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

R180

R180

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

A12

A12

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

A13HD

A13HD

Mounting Flange, Heavy Duty, Silver.

A13HDB

A13HDB

Mounting Flange, Heavy Duty, Black.

A1WS

A1WS

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

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