Custom Black/Chrome Shure 520 Bullet Mic, 1968 Shure CM Element


Custom Black Pearl Powder Coat
Fresh Chrome Peavey Grill
Strong, Hot, and Crunchy Tone!

High-Impedance Harmonica Microphone
Volume Control
Vintage 1968 Shure Controlled Magnetic
99A86 IH element
Fully Tested and Working

This is a very nice original Shure 520D shell that’s been powder-coated, newly rewired, with a new Switchcraft cable connector, premium volume control knob, new element gasket, and a really great-sounding Controlled-magnetic element from 1968. The Peavey grill has been freshly chromed with a mirror finish.

The powder coat is a Harley Davidson Pearl Black. THERE IS A FLAW IN THE FINISH. LOOK AT THE PHOTOS. Not my powder-coaters best work, but still a lovely piece.

Tone-wise, this mic is strong and hot, with great distortion when tightly cupped. Better than any of the new harp mics available today.
This Shure Controlled Magnetic element has that sought-after crunchy tone.

The mic features:
– Strong 1968 Shure 99A86 AH CM element
– Integrated Volume Control
– Switchcraft 5/8” screw-on connector
– 1014 Ohms, Strong element
– Black Pearl Powder coat with gloss topcoat
– Freshly Chromed Peavey Grill

Good cosmetic condition, with one dimple in the powder. Fully tested and working.

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Additional Information
Weight1.5 lbs
Dimensions3 × 3 × 3 in