7. Hi everyone, I recently purchased an Audix SCX1-HC microphone, mostly on faith. With its warm, natural sound reproduction, the f55 resist feedback and is able to handle very … We’re told that the OM11 was first offered in 1985 (when it was known as the OM1), with its target applications being main and backing vocals as well as studio work. With a cardioid polar pattern and a frequency range of 50Hz – 18kHz the OM3 is an ideal mic for vocals, brass, guitar and even certain drums (toms and snare). The Audix f55 is designed for a wide range of applications. Need a mic thats versatile enough to go with you from the studio on to the stage? MCI Arlington S-10 3+5, George L E-66, BJS & Emmons bars, Fender Princeton 65W / Fender Rumble 200, custom FX rack, 1983 Dobro 60D, SX-8 lap steel, Martin D16GT, 1978 Rickenbacker 4000 custom. 942. The Audix OM11 has a more conventional tapered body shape, though still sports the same all–black finish as the other mics in the range. Continue browsing in r/podcasts. Audix OM-7 can be less durable than SM58 but for sure, it won’t break for no apparent reason and I bet it can survive a couple of good blows. I'm sure they try to compete with the SM58, though probably not quite as good. A brand-new SM58 would seem to be a mic that can be counted on to have very good proximity effect resistance and feedback characteristics, and to be quite acceptable in all other areas. Posted by. u/Jasonsstatus. I also used Audix, Sennheiser, etc. Close. f55 Cardioid Vocal Microphone. but would never bother to save 50 bucks over a 57/58. 926k. r/podcasts. Audix OM3 The OM3 is one of the top vocal mics from Audix, offering quality and value for under $150. Online. Members. I have only done very limited initial tests so far, but I have to say I am very impressed. The Audix f55 is designed for a wide range of applications. With its warm, natural sound reproduction, the f55 resist feedback and is able to handle very high sound pressure levels without distortion. 3 years ago. (The secret of SM58’s durability actually lies in a thicker diaphragm, which unfortunately makes it sound rather muffled). From a Basement in Tulsa. I never was able to find so much as an audio clip of this microphone online before I bought it, but knew that Audix was generally a good brand that makes solid microphones, knew that Ty Ford had good experiences with them, etc. The Audix F55 dynamic mic is $30 on Musicians friend today! More posts from the podcasts community. MusicAlley is supported by its audience. The only other mics fitting the same overall pattern (exceptionally good in two areas, with average performance in all others) were the DRV 200 and the Pro 61. Learn More Top Microphones For Live Vocals Reviewed You’ve practiced and practiced, you’ve honed your skills as a singer, Jan 25, 2008. 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