About the Shure Beta 52A Kick Drum Package
With all the details involved in shopping for a microphone, it's easy to forget that you'll also need a microphone stand and cable. We designed this bundle to simplify shopping, and save you some cash.
Shure made the BETA 52A mic for kick drums and other low-frequency applications.
The bundle starts with Shure's BETA 52A, a heavy-duty dynamic microphone which captures the full attack and punch of kick drums and other bass instruments, even when sound presure levels are high. The mic's modified supercardioid pattern rejects unwanted sound and limits feedback issues. The BETA 52A is built like a tank, with a hardened steel mesh grille, a locking stand adapter, and an integrated XLR connector.
The K&M stand holds your microphone securely.
You'll install the BETA 52A in this high-quality, German-made, low-height tripod microphone stand from K&M. It's not just another stand, it's a piece of equipment you'll use for years to come. We also include a Whirlwind 25-foot microphone cable to connect the mic to the mixing board.
The BETA 52 bundle is ready to capture your kick drum or other lower-register instruments. Let it work for you, and save a bundle.
What's in the box:
- The Shure Beta 52A Kick Drum Package consists of the Shure Beta 52A bass drum microphone with a K&M microphone stand and a 25-foot Whirlwind microphone cable (all individually packaged)
- The Beta 52A microphone box includes:
- Beta 52A Supercardioid dynamic kick drum microphone
- 5/8"-to-3/8" Thread adapter
- Locking ring
- Zippered storage bag
- Hook-and-loop cable tie
- User Guide
- Warranty sheet
- Warnings and Safety Instructions
- The K&M Microphone stand box includes:
- Leg assembly
- Boom arm assembly
- 2 Plastic cable clips (installed)
- T-bar locking screw
- The Whirlwind microphone cable box includes:
- 25' Mic cable (w/ a male XLR connector on one end and a female XLR connector on other end)
- Cable tie
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More details on the Shure Beta 52A Kick Drum Package
Overview: The Shure Beta 52A Kick Drum Package includes a Shure Beta 52A dynamic microphone, along with a K&M mic stand and a 25' Whirlwind microphone cable.
Microphone Overview: The Shure Beta 52A is a professional quality microphone that is designed for kick drums, bass amps, and other low-frequency performance and recording. It features an integrated mount with a 180° swivel joint and quick release lever for fast and easy positioning. The Beta 52A comes with a thread adapter and a zippered storage pouch.
Pickup Pattern: The Beta 52A has a supercardioid polar pattern for high gain before feedback and rejection of unwanted background noise. The tailored microphone cartridge is designed specifically for low-frequency clarity.
Construction: The microphone has a silver-blue enamel-coated die-cast metal body that resists wear and abuse. The hardened-steel mesh grill resists dents and can be replaced, if necessary. Its advanced pneumatic shock mount minimizes the transfer of mechanical noise and vibration.
Mounting: The Beta 52A comes with an integrated swiveling mount with a 5/8" thread. The mount lets you tilt the microphone 180° forward or backward. It has a quick-release lever that allows you to quickly and easily position the microphone.
Connector: The Shure Beta 52A has a 3-pin male XLR connector that is integrated into the base.
Microphone Warranty: The Shure Beta 52A microphone carries a 2-year warranty.
- Type: Dynamic (Moving Coil)
- Frequency Response: 20 Hz - 10 kHz
- Polar Pattern: Supercardioid
- Output Impedance: 150 Ω
- Maximum SPL: 174 dB (1 kHz at 1% THD, 1 kΩ load)
- Sensitivity: -64 dBV/Pa (0.6 mV)
- Dimensions: 3.75" diameter, 4.451" length, 6.406" height (including stand adapter)
- Weight: 21.6 ounces
Overview: The König & Meyer (K&N) 25910-500-55 professional microphone stand has an extra-low profile, making it ideal for use with bass drums or guitar amplifiers, or for other special uses. The stand features all metal construction with black powder-coated steel tubing and a zinc die-cast base. It has a 20-5/8" one-piece boom, with a square swivel joint and a 3/8" threaded connector. The tripod base has foldable legs that provide a solid foundation. The stand has a maximum height of 11.02".
Stand Warranty: The K&M Microphone Stand carries a 5-year warranty.
Connect Series: The Whirlwind MIC25 microphone cable is part of the MIC series that offers great value. The cable has a black PVC jacket with polyethylene insulation, and is terminated with male and female XLR connectors. It comes with a hook-and-loop cable tie to keep them neat for storage. These imported cables are available in four lengths: 3', 10', 25', and 50'. This cable is 25' in length.
Cable Warranty: The Whirlwind Connect MIC25 microphone cable carries a Limited Lifetime warranty.
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