Bose L1-COMPACT

L1 Compact Portable Line Array

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  • High-performing, self-powered, portable two-way loudspeaker system designed for the production and reproduction of live music, music playback, speeches and A/V sound reproduction.
  • Spatial Dispersion™ loudspeaker technology produces wide, uniform sound coverage throughout the entire listening area – even off to the extreme sides.
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The Bose L1® Compact portable line array system is a powered loudspeaker system designed to provide wide, uniform sound coverage and easy setup. Spatial Dispersion loudspeaker technology combines proprietary Bose® technologies to deliver clear, powerful sound throughout the entire listening area – even off to the extreme sides. The interlocking components are easily transported and eliminate the need for external speaker wires and stands.

The system offers a built-in, two-channel mixer with XLR, 1/8" (3.5 mm) TRS, stereo RCA, and 1/4" TRS phone jack compatibility. The L1 Compact system is well-suited for professional applications such as music playback, speeches and A/V sound reproduction.

Bose L1 Compact Includes:

  • L1 Compact Power Stand
  • Power Stand/Loudspeakers Array Slip Cover
  • L1 Compact Loudspeaker Array
  • L1 Compact Extensions
  • Power Stand Cord
  • Extensions Carry Bag

Bose L1 Compact Features:

  • High-performing, self-powered, portable two-way loudspeaker system designed for the production and reproduction of live music, music playback, speeches and A/V sound reproduction.
  • Spatial Dispersion™ loudspeaker technology produces wide, uniform sound coverage throughout the entire listening area – even off to the extreme sides.
  • Integrated ToneMatch® presets contain hardwired equalization curves for dynamic handheld microphones and acoustic guitars.
  • Offers both collapsed and extended setup positions.
  • For smaller spaces with audiences of up to 100.

Bose L1 Compact Specifications:

  • System Type: Self-powered, two-way
  • Calculated Maximum SPL @ 1m (continuous and peak): 106 dB continuous, 112dB peak
  • Frequency Range (-3 dB): 65 Hz – 14 kHz
  • Frequency Range (-10 dB): 50 Hz – 16 kHz
  • Crossover Frequency: 400 Hz 4th order Butterworth
  • Nominal Coverage Pattern: 180° H x 40° V
  • Power:
    • System Power Handling 130 W
    • Distortion at Rated Power 0.1% Max 30 Hz – 15 kHz
    • System Limiter Dynamic Limiting
  • Transducers:
    • High-Frequency Drivers (6) 2.00" HF drivers
    • Low-Frequency Driver (1) 8" LF driver
  • Channel 1 – Microphone Only Input:
    • Signal Indicators Signal/Clip LED: Green = Signal Present; Red = Clip (limiter active)
    • ToneMatch® Preset (* The ToneMatch equalization is always engaged on Channel 1 and cannot be bypassed. The preset is designed to optimize a dynamic handheld microphone for the L1 Compact system.
    • Controls:
      • Volume
      • Treble: +/-5 dB shelving filter @ 4 kHz
      • Bass: +/- 5 dB shelving filter @ 120 Hz
    • Input XLR Balanced
      • Pin 1 (GND)
      • Pin 2 (+)
      • Pin 3 (-)
    • Channel Gain -Infinity to +50 dB
    • Max Input Signal+8 dBu
    • Input Impedance 2.4 kOhm
  • Channel 2 – Line and Instrument Inputs:
    • Signal Indicators: Green =Signal Present, Red = Clip (limiter active)
    • ToneMatch® Switch (* This switch engages ToneMatch equalization only to the 1/4" input. When set to ON, this engages a preset designed for an acoustic guitar with a piezo pickup. When in the OFF position, no EQ is applied.)
    • Controls: Volume
    • Inputs:
      • 1/4" TS/TRS
      • 1/8" TS/TRS
      • (2) RCA
    • Channel Gain: 1/4" =-Infinity to+40 dB
    • Channel Gain: 1/8" and RCA = -Infinity to+24 dB
    • Max Input Signal: 1/4" = +12 dBu
    • Max Input Signal: 1/8" = +12dBu
    • Max Input Signal: RCA = +12 dBu
    • Input Impedance: 1/4" = 800kOhm
    • Input Impedance: 1/8" = 14kOhm
    • Input Impedance: RCA = 12.5 kOhm
  • Outputs:
    • Line Output 1/4" balanced TRS or unbalanced TS: Nominal +2.2 dBu Max +20 dBu
    • Record Out (2) RCA unbalanced: Nominal -3.8 dBu Max +14dBu
  • Physical Properties:
    • Grille: Powder-coated steel
    • Enclosure and Extensions Enclosure: Polypropylene
    • Extension + Array: ABS
  • Dimensions:
    • Collapsed Position: 16.5" H x 13.25" W x 16.75" D (418 mm x 339 mm x 426mm)
    • Extended Position: 78.5" H x 13.25" W x 16.75" D (1995 mm x 339 mm x 426 mm)
    • Extensions: 32.5" H x 2.75" W x 2.75" D (830 mm x 70 mm x 70 mm)
  • Net Weight:
    • Collapsed Position: 24.6 lbs (11.2 kg)
    • Extended Position: 29.2 lbs (13.3 kg)
    • Extensions (2): 2.3 lbs (1.05 kg) each
  • Shipping Weight:
    • Power Stand: 30.4 lbs. (13.8kg)
    • Extensions: 7.5 lbs. (3.4 kg)
  • Universal Power Supply AC power rating
    • 100-240 V 50 / 60 Hz +/-20%
    • 200 W max

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