Designed for communication systems including transportation, restaurant, commercial, and industrial applications.
Please note: all 515 Series models except 515SBGX are discontinued as of June 1, 2017.
- 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
- PTT switch activates mic element and external logic (if required)
- Four conductor, shielded, bare-ended cable
- Attaches to gooseneck (not included) if desired
|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 Mounting FlangeMounting Flange, 5/8''-27 Threaded.
A13HD & A13HDB Heavy Duty Mounting FlangesHeavy-duty mounting flange available in silver or black.
A1WS Microphone WindscreenMicrophone Windscreen reduces unwanted breath and wind noise. For use with the Shure Beta56, Beta57, and all 515 Series microphones. Available in gray.
G12 Chrome Gooseneck, 12 inch12 inch (30.48 cm) chrome gooseneck.
G12B Black GooseneckBlack 12 inch (30.48 cm) gooseneck for Shure 503BG, 515BSL and 515BSLX microphones.
G18A Chrome Side-Vent Gooseneck18 Inch (46 cm) Chrome Side-Vent Gooseneck.
G27B Black Gooseneck27 inch (68.6 cm) black gooseneck for Shure 503BG, 515BSL, and 515BSLX microphones.
G6A Side-Vent GooseneckChrome side-vent gooseneck, 6-inch (15.24 cm).
R180 Cartridge Kit for 515X SeriesReplacement cartridge kit for Shure 588SDX, 515SDX, 515SBGX, 515SBG-18X, 515SBG-18XF, and 515BSLX microphones.
RK334G Screen and Grille Assembly for 515 SeriesScreen and Grille Assembly for 515 Series (Except 515SDX).
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