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Shure Beta 91 Cardioid Condensor Kick Drum Microphone

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SKU: SHR-BETA91

What Shure has to say:

The Shure BETA 91is a high performance condenser microphone with a tailored frequency response designed specifically for kick drums and other instruments. It provides superb attack and “punch,” and delivers studio quality sound, with minimal distortion even at extremely high sound pressure levels.

The BETA 91 features a half-cardioid pattern (cardioid in the hemisphere above the mounting surface) throughout its fre- quency range to insure high gain before feedback and excel- lent rejection of unwanted sound.

FEATURES

  • Frequency response shaped specifically for kick drums and other instruments

  • Wide dynamic range for use in high SPL environments

  • Low-profile design requires no external mounting hardware

  • Detachable cable for easy storage

  • Legendary Shure quality, ruggedness, and reliability GENERAL RULES FOR MICROPHONE USE

  1. Aim the side of the microphone marked “Shure” toward the desired sound source and away from unwanted sources. This may not be obvious or intuitive, since car- dioid microphones such as the BETA 91 have narrow pickup patterns.

  2. Placethemicrophoneascloseaspracticaltothedesired sound source (refer to the table below) to maximize sig- nal-to-noise ratio.

  3. Use only one microphone to pick up a single sound source.

  4. Use the fewest number of microphones as practical.

  5. Keep multiple microphones separated by a distance equal to at least 3 times the distance to the nearest sound source. 

APPLICATIONS AND PLACEMENT

The most common BETA 91 application and placement technique is listed in the following table. Keep in mind that mi- crophone technique is largely a matter of personal taste–there is no one “correct” microphone position.

INTERCONNECTING CABLE

A 4.6 m (15 ft) heavy-duty cable is supplied for connecting the BETA 91 microphone to the preamplifier. It may be desirable for the components to be located a greater distance apart. Up to 23 m (75 ft) of additional cable can be used between the BETA 91 microphone and the preamplifier without signal loss.

SPECIFICATIONS Type

Cardioid condenser (electret bias)

Frequency Response

20 to 20,000 Hz (see Figure 1)
(measured at 304.8 mm [1 ft] from a spherical sound source, free field conditions)