Microphone Hire & Rental

Professional Microphone Hire & Rental. Microphones for all types of requirements; Vocal, Radio, Digital, Stage, Broadcast, PA and More. Collection and return in person is welcomed at our premises in the Midlands however long term hire, delivery, set up, operation, break down and collection of equipment can all be arranged on a bespoke basis. 

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Shure SM58 Handheld Vocal Microphone

£ p/Day

£ p/Week

21

7

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Item(s) Hired

  • All required cables & connectors

  • Flight/Carry cases

DESCRIPTION

The legendary Shure SM58® vocal microphone is designed for professional vocal use in live performance, sound reinforcement, and studio recording. Its tailored vocal response for sound is a world standard for singing or speech. A highly effective, built-in spherical filter minimizes wind and breath “pop” noise. A unidirectional (cardioid) pickup pattern isolates the main sound source while minimizing unwanted background noise.Rugged construction, a proven shock-mount system, and a steel mesh grille ensure that even with rough handling, the SM58 will perform consistently, outdoors or indoors.

SUITABLE APPLICATIONS

Harmonica, Karaoke, Live Vocals

BSS Audio AR133

£ p/Day

£ p/Week

30

10

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Item(s) Hired

  • All required cables & connectors

  • Flight/Carry cases

DESCRIPTION

Offering clear audio quality alongside tour ready reliability, the BSS AR-133 is an active DI box capable of being 48V phantom or 9V battery powered.

SUITABLE APPLICATIONS

primary function of DI boxes is to take an unbalanced, high-impedance signal and convert it to a balanced, low-impedance signal.

Shure PGA98D

£ p/Day

£ p/Week

30

10

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Item(s) Hired

  • All required cables & connectors

  • Flight/Carry cases

DESCRIPTION

The PGA98 is a professional quality wind instrument microphone with an updated design that features a black metallic finish and grille offering an unobtrusive visual presence. Featuring a flexible, discrete gooseneck design with highly durable construction, horn clamp, and TA4F connector for use with wireless systems, the PGA98H is ideal for both live performance and recordingKick drum microphone provides a strong low-end response and maximum gain-before-feedback due to its half-cardioid polar pattern.

SUITABLE APPLICATIONS

Stereo Recording, Drums, Percussion

Shure SM94 Condenser 200ohm

£ p/Day

£ p/Week

30

10

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Item(s) Hired

  • All required cables & connectors

  • Flight/Carry cases

DESCRIPTION

The SM94 is a unidirectional electret condenser microphone tailored to the instrument miking needs of professional musicians and sound engineers in both live performance and sound recording. Its smooth, flat frequency response is free of either a presence peak or a low-frequency rolloff, making it a perfect choice for all types of musical instruments. The SM94 is equally at home in sound reinforcement systems or in sound studios and motion picture/ TV scoring stages. When used with the optional wind-screen, the SM94 can be used by vocalists and speech-makers who desire a wide, flat response with minimum coloration.

SUITABLE APPLICATIONS

Bass Amp, Guitar Amp, Piano/Organ, Acoustic String Instruments, Choir, Drums/Percussion, Theater

Shure SM31/GLXD4 Wireless Headband Microphone

£ p/Day

£ p/Week

75

25

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Item(s) Hired

  • All required cables & connectors

  • Flight/Carry cases

DESCRIPTION

The rugged and durable SM31FH is a cardioid condenser microphone constructed with hydrophobic materials that make it ideal for true performance in fitness instruction applications. The moisture-repellent cartridge housing ensures a long product life by protecting the microphone from the corrosion damage that causes typical fitness instruction headsets to fail. Available in bundled BLX and GLX-D wireless systems, the SM31FH features TA4F 4-pin (TQG) connectors that make it a viable replacement for any Shure wireless headset system.

SUITABLE APPLICATIONS

Fitness Instruction

Shure Beta58/BLX24 Wireless/Radio Microphone

£ p/Day

£ p/Week

105

35

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Item(s) Hired

  • All required cables & connectors

  • Flight/Carry cases

DESCRIPTION

The GLX-D Advanced Digital Wireless Vocal System features intelligent battery rechargeability, and the precision-engineered Beta58A vocal microphone capsule optimized for lead vocal performance and the GLXD4R metal rack mount receiver. For use with GLX-D Advanced Frequency Managers, providing robust RF performance, automatic frequency management and increased channel count with exceptional digital audio clarity and seamless operation.

SUITABLE APPLICATIONS

Bass Amp, Guitar Amp, Harmonica, Acoustic String Instruments, Bass/Woodinds, Drums/Percusion

Shure SM57 Handheld Instrumental Microphone

£ p/Day

£ p/Week

21

7

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Item(s) Hired

  • All required cables & connectors

  • Flight/Carry cases

DESCRIPTION

The GLX-D Advanced Digital Wireless Vocal System features intelligent battery rechargeability, and the industry-standard SM57 microphone and the GLXD4R metal rack mount receiver. For use with GLX-D Advanced Frequency Managers providing robust RF performance, automatic frequency management and increased channel count with exceptional digital audio clarity and seamless operation.

SUITABLE APPLICATIONS

Bass Amp, Guitar Amp, Harmonica, Acoustic String Instruments, Bass/Woodinds, Drums/Percusion

Shure BETA91A

£ p/Day

£ p/Week

30

10

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Item(s) Hired

  • All required cables & connectors

  • Flight/Carry cases

DESCRIPTION

Kick drum microphone provides a strong low-end response and maximum gain-before-feedback due to its half-cardioid polar pattern.

SUITABLE APPLICATIONS

Piano/Organ, Drums/Percussion

Shure Beta58 Handheld Vocal Microphone

£ p/Day

£ p/Week

30

10

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Item(s) Hired

  • All required cables & connectors

  • Flight/Carry cases

DESCRIPTION

Vocal microphone provides a brightened midrange and bass roll-off with frequency response to control proximity effect, a steel mesh grille for durability, a shock mount for low unwanted noise, and a neodymium magnet for high signal-to-noise ratio.

SUITABLE APPLICATIONS

Live Vocals, Podcast/Voiceover

Shure Lapel 185/GLXD4 Wireless Lapel Microphone

£ p/Day

£ p/Week

75

25

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Item(s) Hired

  • All required cables & connectors

  • Flight/Carry cases

DESCRIPTION

Recommended for general purpose sound reinforcement applications requiring good rejection of ambient noise, the WL185 is an cardioid lavalier microphone with a 130 degree pickup angle. It has a 1.2 meter (4 ft.) cable terminated with a miniature 4-pin mini connector. Included tie clip can be rotated in 90 degree intervals for placement flexibility. Use of windscreen highly recommended. Feature CommShield® Technology, which guards against interference from cellular RF devices and digital bodypack transmitters.

SUITABLE APPLICATIONS

Live Vocals, Video/Broadcast/ENG

Shure SM58/BLX24 Wireless/Radio Microphone

£ p/Day

£ p/Week

75

25

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Item(s) Hired

  • All required cables & connectors

  • Flight/Carry cases

DESCRIPTION

The GLX-D Advanced Digital Wireless Vocal System features intelligent battery rechargeability, and the industry-standard SM58 vocal microphone capsule for warm, clear vocal reproduction and the GLXD4R metal rack mount receiver. For use with GLX-D Advanced Frequency Managers providing robust RF performance, automatic frequency management and increased channel count with exceptional digital audio clarity and seamless operation.

SUITABLE APPLICATIONS

Harmonica, Karaoke, Live Vocals

ADVICE & SUPPORT

DRY HIRE KEY INFO


  • We provide audio visual dry hire (equipment only) to the Midlands, Surrounding Areas & all the UK.
  • Collection and return in person is required at our premises in the Midlands.
  • We only display a small selection of our huge warehouse online; contact us if you can't see what you are looking for
  • All dry hire equipment is subject to a minimum £250.00 returnable security deposit
  • All dry hire equipment is quality guaranteed
  • Bespoke systems, conception, design, installation, delivery, set up, operation, break down and collection can all be arranged in any combination at an extra cost. Please see our audio visual hire and installation services for more details or contact us.




COMPLETE HIRE SOLUTIONS


  • ​We also provide complete hire and installation services (conception, design, delivery, set up, operation, break down and removal) for Corporate events, domestic requirements, exhibitions, charity events, stage lighting, festivals, clubs, bars, restaurants, colleges, theatres, retail, shop fronts, product launches, conferencing and so much more. Learn more about our Audio Visual Services or contact us.

  • GDS offers a massive range of Audio Visual Dry Hire Equipment and packages for domestic parties up to high end professional stage equipment, event equipment and long term venue hire solutions.

  • We can create any system to suit your needs

  • We only have a small selection of dry hire equipment available online, if you can't see what you need contact us




QUALITY GUARANTEE


Hire Equipment Quality Guarantee

  • Our team will be on hand every step of the way to ensure you get the perfect system for your needs and budget.

  • ​We guarantee your equipment will be of the highest quality and condition, optimised by industry experts to operate at it's peak performance.

  • ​All equipment and systems, big or small, are rigorously QC tested before release to ensure your events' production has zero technical issues.​

  • ​In the unlikely event of any equipment malfunction, our team will either resolve or substitute with our on-hand back up equipment.




DRY HIRE T's & C's


  • Payments must be made in full with cleared funds prior to checking out. Payments by Credit Card will incur a surcharge (currently this is levied at a rate of 3%).
  • Security Deposit: Non-account customers (i.e. Hirers required to pay for rental in full prior to any hire) will be required to leave a MINIMUM cleared security deposit of £250 (this can be higher for exceptionally valuable equipment) by debit card, bank transfer or cash which will be refunded on the return of equipment, they may also be required to leave valid debit or credit card details with the Company as a guarantee in the event of a loss or late return.
  • Replacement: The Company reserves the right to charge the Hirer the full replacement cost relating to any lost equipment. The Hirer will have 7 days to return any lost equipment before any charge is taken, if the equipment is returned within the 7 days a charge will be taken for the additional hire period.
  • Identification: Non-account customers are required to provide photographic identification; they must also provide a utility bill (not a mobile phone bill) which matches the invoicing address. A copy of these documents will be kept on file for the duration of the Hire period.
  • Local Licenses: The hirer is solely responsible for obtaining any license, qualification or other authority, which may be required for the safe and legal operation of the Equipment hired and agrees to abide by all legal guidelines relating to the installation and operation of the Equipment.
  • The Company’s Property: Equipment remains the property of the Company at all times. In the event of a breach of any of these conditions, the Company may without prejudice to any other rights or remedies forthwith terminate the arrangement and repossess all their Equipment. Re-hire is not allowed by the Hirer without advanced written permission.
Responsibilities of the Hirer:
  • The Hirer assumes full responsibility for the Equipment from the time of checking out until checking in to the Company.
  • The hirer is responsible for the safe keeping of equipment and is liable for any loss or damage caused to the Equipment during the period of hire.
  • The hirer is responsible for providing suitable and adequate security arrangements for the safe keeping of the equipment during the period of hire. The hirer must take all necessary steps (at its own expense) to retain possession and control of the equipment and in the event of losing possession or control will take all necessary steps to recover the equipment.
  • Equipment is not to be altered or modified in any way without the prior consent of the Company.
  • The hirer shall not under any circumstances, sell sub hire or dispose of any part of the equipment that belongs to the company. The hirer understands that the equipment or any part thereof, is not, nor will at any time become the property of the hirer. Title of equipment remains with the company at all times, or until the goods have been paid for in full under a lease purchase agreement for which a bill of sale was issued and retained
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RETURNABLE SECURITY DEPOSIT


  • Returnable Security Deposit: Non-account customers (i.e. Hirers required to pay for rental in full prior to any hire) will be required to leave a MINIMUM cleared security deposit of £250 (this can be higher for exceptionally valuable equipment) by debit card, bank transfer or cash which will be refunded on the return of equipment identical condition, they may also be required to leave valid debit or credit card details with the Company as a guarantee in the event of a loss or late return.




WHERE DO YOU HIRE TO?


  • We Dry Hire to England and the UK only
  • Collection and return of equipment is required in person at our premises in the Midlands.
  • We do not currently deliver dry hire equipment only, however we do provide complete hire and installation services in full or part;
  • design, delivery, set up, operation, break down and collection of equipment can all be arranged at extra cost. Please see our audio visual hire and installation services for more details or contact us.





DRY HIRE INFORMATION

 

“By far the best service I’ve ever experienced. I was importing a product to Canada and the whole experience was quick, easy and seamless. These guys really care about running a good business. Not to mention the price was cheaper than the stores here even after importing. Definitely will do more business in the future.” 

—  Philip Manzon

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