Product Details


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
Microphone Type
Polar Pattern
Frequency Response
Form Factor
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Available Options

515SBGX Mountable cardioid dynamic microphone
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 Flange

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

    from $9

    A13HD & A13HDB Heavy Duty Mounting Flanges

    Heavy-duty mounting flange available in silver or black.

    from $12

    A1WS Microphone Windscreen

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

    from $5

    G12 Chrome Gooseneck, 12 inch

    12 inch (30.48 cm) chrome gooseneck.

    from $15

    G12B Black Gooseneck

    Black 12 inch (30.48 cm) gooseneck for Shure 503BG, 515BSL and 515BSLX microphones.

    from $21

    G18A Chrome Side-Vent Gooseneck

    18 Inch (46 cm) Chrome Side-Vent Gooseneck.

    from $18

    G27B Black Gooseneck

    27 inch (68.6 cm) black gooseneck for Shure 503BG, 515BSL, and 515BSLX microphones.

    from $32

    G6A Side-Vent Gooseneck

    Chrome side-vent gooseneck, 6-inch (15.24 cm).

    from $11

    R180 Cartridge Kit for 515X Series

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

    from $37

    RK334G Screen and Grille Assembly for 515 Series

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

    from $16

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