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Bose L1 Model II with B1 Bass Module and T1 ToneMatch

A slim, vertical array of 24 speakers, the Bose L1 Model II is a complete PA system. This package includes a Bose B1 bass module and T1 ToneMatch mixer. (12) Read 8 reviews for this product | Rate and review this product
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Bose L1 Model II with Bass and ToneMatch

Get a live sound experience like no other with the Bose(r) L1 Model II with ToneMatch(r). Whether used as a standalone portable system or as part of a larger array, it will redefine the way you think about live sound. From the Spatial Dispersion(tm) and Articulated Array(r) speaker systems to the peerless ToneMatch Audio Engine, the L1 Model II represents the vanguard of Bose sound research.

Hear why Kip Winger relies on the Bose L1 Model II System:


Kip Winger on performing with the Bose L1 Model II:


What's Included:

- L1 Model II Power Stand and Cord
- Power Stand Carrying Bag
- L1 Model II Cylindrical Radiator(r) Loudspeaker (top and bottom)
- Loudspeaker Carrying Bags
- One B1 Bass Module with Cable
- One ToneMatch Audio Engine mixer

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Clarity, Balance and Range

The hallmark of the L1 line is the clarity and range produced by the line array speaker system, which allows you to blanket an entire room with clear, even sound--while performers onstage hear the exact same sounds as the audience.

Each of the 24 drivers in the speaker column are precisely angled using Bose's Spatial Dispersion(tm) technology, which gives you 180 degrees of clear, full sound. The entire room is painted with a consistent and full sound so listeners in every corner of the room share the same amazing tonal landscape. Plus, it includes included B1 bass module for extended low-end.

Tap into ToneMatch

The included ToneMatch engine allows you to dial in specific microphones, styles, and instrument presets all precisely evaluated and cataloged by the engineers at Bose. Say, for example, you're a finger-picker with a dreadnought Taylor-- the ToneMatch engine can provide the exact preset you need to maximize these sound qualities through the L1. In addition to this extensive library of presets, the EQ control allows for detailed cultivating of each input's EQ settings--all while the Comp/Gate, Mod, Delay and Reverb parameters provide an outstanding selection of effects to add to each channel. The result is a system which provides a virtually limitless palette of effects and EQ settings.

Compact and Durable Design

With all of the powerful and innovative features crammed into the L1 Model II with ToneMatch, the entire system still remains remarkably portable. The legs of the docking station fold inward, and every component comes with a matching, padded carrying bag. The entire system is constructed from a rugged molded plastic.

Features:

- Line Array system with Bose Spatial Dispersion technology provides balance, range and clarity
- Included ToneMatch Audio Engine provides advanced EQ and effects options
- Lightweight, compact B1 Bass Module extends the range for lower instruments and voices
- Portable, durable, and easy-to-configure package
- Includes padded carrying bags for all components

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Dimensions and Weight:
L1 Model II Cylindrical Radiator loudspeaker top:
- 43.5 x 3.5 x 4 inches (HxWxD) (110.5 x 9 x 10.5 cm)
- 16.3 pounds (7.4 kg)

L1 Model II Cylindrical Radiator loudspeaker bottom:
- 43.5 x 3.5 x 4 inches (HxWxD) (110.5 x 9 x 10.5 cm)
- 17.4 pounds (7.9 kg)

L1 Model II power stand:
- 5 x 10 x 27 inches (HxWxD) (12.8 x 26.2 x 69.2 cm)
- 23.7 pounds (10.7 kg)

B1 bass module:
- 15 x 10.25 x 17.75 inches (HxWxD) (38 x 26 x 45 cm)
- 25.1 pounds (11.4 kg)

T1 ToneMatch audio engine:
- 2.67 x 6.5 x 8.25 inches (HxWxD) (6.76 x 16.6 x 20.9 cm)
- 2.1 pounds (1 kg)
Weight, Dimensions, and Manufacturer Part Numbers
Shipping Weight: 137 lbs
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Written by one of our gear experts! "L1 Model II - big sound, small frame."
Sound: With all the options available for eq'ing and voicing by channel, as well as the small profile of the system, you might be tempted to think that this system requires a lot of work to sound good. Well, you can rest assured that the technnology included in the ToneMatch engine is not necessary to make just about anything you send through it sound great (though it helps!) I would recommend additional bass modules to people planning to send low end-heavy sound sources through here. At the show we used it for, though, it was primarily for acoustic guitar, vocals, and an mp3 player between sets, so we were just fine. Feature: This is an area where Bose really shines. The ToneMatch system is, basically, an extremely compact mixer designed to help you get the right sound for every instrument in short order. With preset profiles for many of the most popular instruments out there, it was trivial to find the right mix for everything we plugged in. The Shure SM58 we use for vocals had its own preset, and though our singer's Martin guitar did not have its own profile, there was a similar model available to switch to. It was a big help in getting set up quickly. Beyond the profiles, the ToneMatch system also has onboard effects, so we could get just the right amount of reverb on vocals, and one-touch per-channel mutes, for easy transitioning between playing a show and between-set music. Ease of Use: Extremely simple to assemble - I left the stage for about 7 minutes between load-in and performance, and by the time I got back, our singer (who'd never seen the thing before) had the thing assembled and ready to go! As far as getting the mix proper, I could see it taking a little bit longer for somebody who's never seen the ToneMatch system before. However, as I've seen the manual and been talked through it before, it took no more than a few minutes to get the mix from from turn-on to show-ready. As with anything as technical as a mixer, there's just a little bit of time necessary to get used to the buttons and dials, but the ToneMatch is exceptionally easy to learn. Don't worry, you don't have to be a professional soundman - I'm certainly not! Quality: I can't quite give this a 10, as I don't own the system, and borrowed it to use at a show. However, despite its slight frame, the components all seem quite sturdy, and other sources I've read indicate that it's as reliable as it seems. Manufacturer Support: I personally have not dealt with Bose's support team for purchased products, so I can't give a numeric rating here, but every time I've had to contact Bose to ask them a question, they've been nothing less than stellar in their ability and willingness to help. I've got to believe this dedication carries over to their technical support. The Wow Factor: PA systems don't really get more attractive than these Bose systems. At an outdoor performance I brought these to, everybody from band members and former music retail workers to vendors and old-folks audience members commented on the sleek looks. When you show up at a gig with this system, people know you mean business. Overall: From what I've read about Bose, they seem to be a company that takes an unorthodox approach to common problems, and this tends to set their products apart from others. The L1 Model II system is definitely no exception, and offers a fuller array of features and controls than any all-in-one PA solution I've seen before.
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Overall: I am an acoustic performer who performs a wide variety of music onstage and I am thrilled beyond belief to be playing through the Bose L1-II Sound System. I play out every weekend in a variety of acoustic settings and this system is phenomenal!! First, the sevice and ease of ordering through zZounds was awesome. Knowledgeable and friendly assistance provided me with a quick but thorough ordering experience. Then on a Saturday morning of a gig, my system arrived. Four boxes of pure heaven. Super easy to assemble, a little tweaking of the eq's and effects and I was ready for some fun hours of playing. Sound coverage was unbelievable. People who were accustomed to seeing me play with two mains on stands, marveled at the simplicity of a single 7 ft. tower radiating my vocals and guitar playing. I ordered the single Bass pack and there is more than enough low end vibe for me and my percussionist with a kick pedal on a world beat kit, let alone when i am just solo. Playing my Taylor 814 through it is sweet. I tweaked the sound somewhat although, you may be satisfied with the auto settings for individual guitars and microphones. To each his own. All in all, my experience has been nothing short of true musical bliss. Quality all the way through. Aesthetics and performance, in my opinion, is unmatched. Another superior Bose product!!
Style of Music: 60's-2010's Pop/Rock covers
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