Shure Beta 181/C

£15.00 per day

The Shure Beta 181C is a cardioid pick-up, side address, multipurpose electret condenser microphone. Its compact nature and capsule orientation are ideal for getting the correct placement in tight positions. The 181 is well suited to a wide range of reinforcement and recording applications.

The Shure Beta 181S and 181C have a wide dynamic range and the ability to withstand very high SPLs. The innovative locking ring ensures secure connection between the interchangeable capsules and built in preamplifier.

This microphone is supplied with Shure’s A57F mic clip and the A181WS windscreen. For more information on Shure Beta 181C hire please contact

Innovative locking ring to provide secure connection between capsule and pre-amp
Precision-engineered, compact side-address design
Supercardioid capsule supplied – other capsules available

Cartridge Type: Electret Condenser
Polar Pattern: Supercardioid
Frequency Response: 20 to 20,000Hz
Output Impedance: 110Ω
SPL Max. 1000Ω Load: 152dB
Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 72.5dB
Dynamic Range 1000Ω Load: 129.5dB

Height: 124mm
Diameter: 20mm
Depth: 35mm
Weight: 0.145kg

Soft carry case
Microphone clip

Can be supplied as stand alone or as part of a fully integrated audio solution

We also hold a full range of K&M stands available for hire

Close micing
Live reinforcement or studio recording