Does Shure offer the classic model 55 mic with a modern mic element like the Beta 87?
Shure does not offer a model 55 with a Beta 87 inside. However, this hybrid microphone is available from:
16A Kingery Quarter
Willowbrook IL 60527 USA
Many of Beta 87A features have been maintained: the 3-point shock mount, the transformer shield, the RF filter, and the 2-stage pop filter.
Note that Shure does not endorse this product, nor will Shure service this product. We provide this information solely as a service to customers seeking such a hybrid microphone.