Create a username and password below and an account will be created and your post entered. Shure SM137 vs KSM137. 7th May 2016 #2. mixer mixer ️. SHURE SM81 vs. SHURE KSM137. Pictures Of Mic'ed Up Drum Kits In The Studio, Comparative Samples - MC930, KM184, AT4051, and XXX. I've been doing research, and I'm thinking that maybe the SM81 would be a good fit for what we're doing. What SD condensers DO you like, for depth, and such? Typical applications are choirs, string instruments and OH/HH. Shure SM81 Shop now at Amazon. Shure SM81 Shop now at Amazon. Shure SM81 or KSM137; If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. Simply put, anyone tried SM137 (reskinned KSM109) and KSM137? By threshhold2 in forum Microphones Replies: 4 Last Post: 07-11-2006, 08:31. At the moment we use some gooseneck Shure condensers that have awful gain-to-feedback. I have recently used the T.H.E. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. But I've been wondering the same thing - how they stack up to the SM 137s. You need an account to post a reply. Simply put, anyone tried SM137 (reskinned KSM109) and KSM137? Sorry for necro'ing but no one has used any of these microphones? Typical applications are choirs, string instruments and OH/HH. Click here to login, The ability to reply to and create new discussions, Access to members-only giveaways & competitions, Interact with VIP industry experts in our guest Q&As, Access to members-only sub forum discussions, Get INSTANT ACCESS to the world's best private pro audio, Promote your eBay auctions and Reverb.com listings for free. By policenauts03 in forum Free Ads for Music/Recording Equipment Replies: 0 Last Post: 04-24-2005, 16:58. Shure SM81. Share Reply Quote. Hey there! You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. FS: Shure SM81. Shure SM81. Shure SM137 vs KSM137. Designed for studio use, yet rugged enough for live applications, the KSM137 can withstand extremely high sound pressure levels (SPL). Lives for gear. Just a friendly reminder that political discussion, (including "offhand" and 'sideways' commenting) is. Find An Answer Browse our vast Answer database for answers to many common technical questions. FS: Pair of AKG C1000s Condenser Microphones. Share on. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. However, the fact that a stereo pair will cost about $700 new is a bit of a deterrent. When you buy products through links across our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. When you buy products through links across our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. At the moment we use some gooseneck Shure condensers that have awful gain-to-feedback. Shure SM137 Shop now at Amazon. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Its low self-noise and extended frequency response make it ideal for recording instruments. The tone was pretty good, but everything was upfront. Shure SM137 Shop now at Amazon. Lives for gear . AT 4051 are also another good choice. Hey there! Currently using at853a on AT stand mounts which are quite old and might be losing output pickup. 3 Reviews written. However, the fact that a stereo pair will cost about $700 new is a bit of a deterrent. I have to agree that the sure ksm's don't have too much depth but they have a real nice present clean sound which i've used for overheads and acoustic guitar with really good results. By threshhold2 in forum Microphones Replies: 4 Last Post: 07-11-2006, 09:31. Share on. I haven’t used the sm137, but after a bunch of research, it did seem like the consensus was that it was not in the same league as ksm137. This attribute was nice for mono acoustic guitar, and great for OH and HH, but not so good for stereo pair recording. there was no depth like a really good condenser. I have never been a fan of the sm81, tho it is workable for live sound for me. Shure SM137 vs Shure SM81. Just rent a bunch of mics, it shouldn't be to much $ for the mics mentioned in this thread, and see what you like best. Pictures Of Mic'ed Up Drum Kits In The Studio, Already have an account? Currently using at853a on AT stand mounts which are quite old and might be losing output pickup. Simply put, anyone tried SM137 (reskinned KSM109) and KSM137? Sorry for necro'ing but no one has used any of … I like that they are rugged, and to my ears a big improvement over the 81. SHURE SM81 vs. SHURE KSM137. The KSM137 is an end-address condenser microphone with a single cardioid polar pattern. I use the earthworks SR77 quite a bit, as well the schoeps 4v is pretty amazing. Typical applications are choirs, string instruments and OH/HH. I have stopped using my 81's completely and only use the 141 in its place now. Share … Don't know if you're still monitoring this thread but I use the KSM137s at a live venue as overheads and get fantastic results. I do a lot of beta testing for Shure, so I have used the 141 a good deal (same as the 137 but with omni or card pattern). I've been doing research, and I'm thinking that maybe the SM81 would be a good fit for what we're doing. If anyone knows, please comment! I have tried these as a recording pair and didnt like the results. Find An Answer Browse our vast Answer database for answers to many common technical questions. I find it has a lot more clarity than the 81 and while it has a soft peak at the top, it is a lot smoother than an 81 to my ears. i think you can find those under $300 each. Just a friendly reminder that political discussion, (including "offhand" and 'sideways' commenting) is. KR-2c with great success. I think the new line of KSM mics from Shure are slightly smoother sounding than an SM-81, but they are very similar in sound. A mic that sounds like the Shure SM81 … I use a pair of dpa 4022 mics often that blow me away for depth. I like my gefell 582 for depth but whether I like the tone is dependent on what Im recording. Shure SM137 vs Shure SM81. I think the new line of KSM mics from Shure are slightly smoother sounding than an SM-81, but they are very similar in sound. For cheaper small diaphrams, I always liked the Audio Technica 4051, and the Akg 451 is great for imaging but bright for many sources. Currently using at853a on AT stand mounts which are quite old and might be losing output pickup. By mrbowes in forum Free Ads for Music/Recording Equipment Replies: 8 Last Post: 01-03-2006, 14:10. Shure SM81 vs. KSM137; If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above.