Interchangable Wireless Mic Elements - Model Numbers and Dimensions

FAQ #3081 Updated August 02, 2017

Question:

Many, but not all Shure handheld transmitters feature user interchangable elements (capsules). What are the model numbers for the mic elements?

Answer:

As of January 2016, here are the Shure Interchangable capsules:

RPW110 - PG58 Cardioid
Length: 3.2 inches (81mm)
Maximum Diameter: 2.0 inches (51mm)

RPW112 - SM58 Cardioid
Length: 3.2 inches (81mm)
Maximum Diameter: 2.0 inches (51mm)

RPW114 - SM86 Cardioid
Length: 3.1 inches (80mm)
Maximum Diameter: 2.1 inches (52mm)

RPW116 - SM87A Supercardioid
Length: 3.1 inches (80mm)
Maximum Diameter: 2.1 inches (52mm)

RPW118 - Beta58A Supercardioid
Length: 3.2 inches (81mm)
Maximum Diameter: 2.1 inches (52mm)

RPW120 - Beta87A Supercardioid
Length: 3.1 inches (80mm)
Maximum Diameter: 2.1 inches (52mm)

RPW122 - Beta87C Cardioid
Length: 3.1 inches (80mm)
Maximum Diameter: 2.1 inches (52mm)

RPW124 - VP68 Omnidirectional
Length: 3.1 inches (80mm)
Maximum Diameter: 2.1 inches (52mm)

RPW170 - KSM8 Cardioid (nickel)
Length: 3.25 inches (83 mm)
Maximum Diameter: 1.9 inches (49 mm)

RPW174 - KSM8 Cardioid (black)
Length: 3.25 inches (83 mm)
Maximum Diameter: 1.9 inches (49 mm)

RPW180 - KSM9 Cardioid/Supercardioid (champagne)
Length: 3.25 inches (83mm)
Maximum Diameter: 1.9 inches (49mm)

RPW182 - KSM9HS Hypercardioid/Subcardioid (champagne)
Length: 3.25 inches (83mm)
Maximum Diameter: 1.9 inches (49mm)

RPW184 - KSM9 Cardioid/Supercardioid (black)
Length: 3.25 inches (83mm)
Maximum Diameter: 1.9 inches (49mm)

RPW186 - KSM9HS Hypercardioid/Subcardioid (black)
Length: 3.25 inches (83mm)
Maximum Diameter: 1.9 inches (49mm)

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