55SH II - 55SH Series II Iconic Unidyne Vocal Microphone
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55SH II

55SH Series II Iconic Unidyne Vocal Microphone

If you want to capture a classic look, you need the equipment to match the genre. Nothing completes the style quite like the 55SH Series II, a microphone that has been gripped by legends for decades. Others may imitate, but none can duplicate the form and function standards that Shure has held from our first Unidyne mic to our latest.

Recommended Retail Price £145

How It Works

Built on the hardware of our seminal Unidyne 55 microphone, the look of the 55SH Series II transports you to a classic era. Whether you recreate the broadcasting golden age or sing with the hip-swinging swagger of the birth of rock n’ roll, this is the mic that makes the scene.

Why It’s Better

A standout on any stage

The cardioid directional pattern captures the exact sound you want, regardless of acoustic environment. So it’s perfect for live performance in a variety of venues.

Made to move

The shock-mounted cartridge minimises stand noise. So swing while you sing. It can handle the motion.

Stage proof

Microphones get dropped, tossed and knocked around. We know. We’ve been making them for nearly a century. It’s why we built the 55SH Series II with a rugged, die-cast casing, so it’s always ready for the next show.

Quality that’s in the Details

  • Tailored response for speech, singing and instrumental
  • 5/8 inch (1.5 cm) to 3/8 (9.5 mm) thread adapter included

Product Details

  • 1 - 95A2050 5/8" to 3/8" Thread Adapter
£145 Recommended Retail Price

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55SH: Is it the same as an SM58?
August 8, 2019

The capsule used for 55SH is different to the one of the SM58. ...

55SH: Does it have a switch?
August 8, 2019

Yes. ...

How does 55SH differ to the Super55?
August 8, 2019

The Super55 uses a different capsule and doesn´t offer an on / off switch. ...

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