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Perform as well as record on MAC

Hello Bose Community, I've been a silent observer here and have learned a lot from the discussions here. I searched on the question I have but could not find any and hence my first post. My setup: Bose L1 model II T1 tonematch TC Helicon voicelive 3 extreme MAC laptop with logic Pro X Shure SM58 My microphone is connected to voicelive3 which further connects to tonematch 3 I'd like to record when I am performing for my audience. This might be a very basic question to many here, but I am not...Read More...

Reduced sound when using Tone match with L1 Compact - need help

Hi there. I'm a singer/guitar player using the Tone Match with the L1 Compact. I cannot get the same volume and clarity in the vocals without feedback when using the Tone Match vs. just connecting my mic directly to the L1 vocal input. I'm using a TRS balanced cable to connect the Tone Match to the L1 compact. I have 3 vocal mics and 1 guitar running through the Tone Match. Any advice would be greatly appreciated. Thank you!Read More...

Flexile Array - J-shape not holding

Hi, One of my F1 doesn't hold the J-Shape anymore. When I push the bottom segment in it feels like the magnet is engaging but not enough to keep it in. It snaps right out again. Anyone any thoughts? ThanksRead More...
Hi Tom, I'm sorry to hear you're having this issue with your F1 Model 812. Please call Bose Support on Monday. They will take care of you. Bose® Product & Technical Support at (877) 335-2673 (U.S. and Canada only) Monday-Friday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM ET Thanks, STRead More...
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Condenser Microphone compatibility with L1 Compact

Hi. Just wanted to know whether I can sing through a condenser microphone into the L1 Compact Line Array system?Read More...
Hi RAJESH, Great question. To use a condenser microphone (that requires 48V phantom power), you will need a phantom power supply. The L1® Compact does not provide phantom power. You will need something like this. Single channel 48 Volt Phantom Power Supply. Does that help? STRead More...
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Compatibility of L1 Compact with Bluetooth Adapter

Hi. We have a BOSE L1 Compact Line Array System, which has to be connected to devices through cables. We want to purchase a Bluetooth Adapter for playing wirelessly. Any suggestions? We have found a product on Amazon as attached below:Read More...
HI RAJESH, Thank you for question. I can't comment from personal experience about the product you mentioned however, you can get the Bose SoundTouch Wireless Link Adapter. The unit comes with the correct cable to connect to your L1® Compact Channel 2. Does that help? STRead More...
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Inverter Power

I am providing sound at an outdoor wedding. I have an L1S. I will only have a couple lavalier mics and a line for recorded music running. I have 480 amp-hours of Batteries running a 2400W Pure sine wave inverter. Will I have sufficient power for a couple hours of run time?Read More...
Hi Tim, Thank you for joining the Community. Your L1® Model 1S draws 2 - 3 amps at 120 volts depending on how loud you're running the sound. I'll leave it to you to do the math and factor in inefficiency in the inverter and how much you are willing to deplete your batteries. Be sure to run a test for at least as long as you'll need, before you do the event. Please come back and tell us how you make out. Thanks, STRead More...
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L1 Compact

I have been using the L1 compact I purchased new 3 years ago. I have always had a humming noise from the L1 whenever I turn the volume on the L1 half volume or more. Happens always when I am using my laptop or my digital drum set. What is going on? Very frustrating.Read More...
Hi Rich, Maybe there's an issue with the Alessis AC adapters (in combination with the L1® Compact). Do you have another sound source that uses AC power, that does NOT use a wall wart type adapter? If so please connect it to the L1® Compact. Do you still hear the hum? Do you have a DI box with a ground lift switch? If so, try putting that between the Alessis and the L1® Compact. Does that make a difference? If you have a chance to try these ideas before you call Bose Support that would be...Read More...
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XLR input to T1® Channel 4

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Hi Ron ( @Apex Bassist ) Thank you for joining the Community. I noticed your post in the Ask Bose for Help section. Apex Bassist posted: Hi; trying to hook a balanced XLR from the guitar amplifier to the Tonematch in Channel 4. the other 3 channels have mics in them. Does not seem to work very well. have an XLR to 1/4" jack. not sure what the settings should be on the tonematch to make it work correctly.. Help! Ron Please tell us more about "Does not seem to work very well."...Read More...
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Tonematch

Apex Bassist
Hi; trying to hook a balanced XLR from the guitar amplifier to the Tonematch in Channel 4. the other 3 channels have mics in them. Does not seem to work very well. have an XLR to 1/4" jack. not sure what the settings should be on the tonematch to make it work correctly.. Help! RonRead More...

Upgrading to L1 Model 2 with B1

Hi Folks I have been using a pair of L1 Compacts for about four month and I am so impressed with them that I am seriously considering an upgrade to an L1 Model 2 with the B1 Bass Module. I bought one Compact just to see how I'd get on with the array system and a week later I decided to buy a second because I was that impressed with it, I didn't even consider a Model 2 at the time, I just opted for a second Compact. Most of the threads I have read and most of the online reviews suggest that I...Read More...
Thanks ST I am actually feeling very pleased with myself about the purchase. It is scheduled to arrive tomorrow which means I can debut it on Saturday. Thank you for the downloads, I shall have a look through them tonight and get ready for my delivery tomorrow. GeoffRead More...
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Bluetooth receiver

Hello all, does anyone know of a reliable Bluetooth receiver that will plug into my l1 model 1 Bose base so I could play music from my cell phone during intermission? I have been playing a few occasions but after being asked to turn down my BIG speakers, I guess I just played my first official playing job...Thanks.....RT....Read More...
Hi rct01, You can get the Bose SoundTouch Wireless Link Adapter . The unit comes with these cables \ and you would add two of these. and you'll be able to connect to your L1® Model I channels 3 and 4. Does that help? STRead More...
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L1 compact

Can I use the L1 compact with only one section of the speaker extensions instead of two? Thanks.Read More...
Hi Kenneth, Thank you for joining the Community. Yes, you can run the L1® Compact with one extension. You will probably get better projection in to the room with both extensions, but you use one if you prefer. Bose Pro Community AdminRead More...
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T1 settings

Hi Can anyone suggest which T1 settings to use for vocals, acoustic guitar and stomp box/porch board please? I have 2x L1 compacts and a model 2 with B2. 90% of the gigs I do are with 1x L1c and tonematch. L1c on a chair with one extension. I sit on a chair to sing and play acoustic guitar while tapping a homemade "electric floor tile" with my foot. Shure Sm86, Gibson j200 and j45, piezo on a floor tile. My T1 was repaired recently and has come back with factory settings. It took a long time...Read More...
Hi Bob, For the stomp box Attenuate means to reduce, so we're carving away the sounds we don't want. I would start here: The Level is - 10.0 (minus ten). We're removing sound - turning down the tapiness. Freq is 150. The simulator I have won't do exactly 150 Hz (that's why it says 151). There's nothing exact about this. So you can move this value up and down. Width is 2.00 oct The simulator I have won't do exactly 2.00 oct (that's why it says 199). This means we're reducing the sound in the...Read More...
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Thinking of using another mixer with my L1®

Thank you.I was thinking of trying out another mixer with my Bose L1 modelI. Do you know the best way to connect another mixer too it? Are their other mixers that use the T1 type cable that I can connect the same way.Or is that proprietary to Bose? If there are not any other mixers that connect the same way, what would you suggest other than running another mixer into a channel on the T1? I guess my question is can I use another mixer instead of the T1? I'm not very technical and I would...Read More...
Here is the L1 in action live with the band (TWP) and my duo set up (EVD).Read More...
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F1 Model 812 just went out

I to have one of my 812, and I have a pair of the F1 812's, just go out while playing some music. Is it normal because I have a gig coming up and I wouldn't want it happening when your into the mixing and music.....got keep the rep intake....any solution, it's only two months oldRead More...
Hi, I bought my system here in Guam and since this is a forum for Bose I thought I could answers since the dealer here was closed, it happen in the evening, but I will contact my dealer this morning. thank you for your assistanceRead More...
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Perform as well as record on MAC

Hello Bose Community, I've been a silent observer here and have learned a lot from the discussions here. I searched on the question I have but could not find any and hence my first post. My setup: Bose L1 model II T1 tonematch TC Helicon voicelive 3 extreme MAC laptop with logic Pro X Shure SM58 My microphone is connected to voicelive3 which further connects to tonematch 3 I'd like to record when I am performing for my audience. This might be a very basic question to many here, but I am not...Read More...

Reduced sound when using Tone match with L1 Compact - need help

Hi there. I'm a singer/guitar player using the Tone Match with the L1 Compact. I cannot get the same volume and clarity in the vocals without feedback when using the Tone Match vs. just connecting my mic directly to the L1 vocal input. I'm using a TRS balanced cable to connect the Tone Match to the L1 compact. I have 3 vocal mics and 1 guitar running through the Tone Match. Any advice would be greatly appreciated. Thank you!Read More...

Flexile Array - J-shape not holding

Hi, One of my F1 doesn't hold the J-Shape anymore. When I push the bottom segment in it feels like the magnet is engaging but not enough to keep it in. It snaps right out again. Anyone any thoughts? ThanksRead More...
Hi Tom, I'm sorry to hear you're having this issue with your F1 Model 812. Please call Bose Support on Monday. They will take care of you. Bose® Product & Technical Support at (877) 335-2673 (U.S. and Canada only) Monday-Friday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM ET Thanks, STRead More...
Last Reply By ST · First Unread Post

Condenser Microphone compatibility with L1 Compact

Hi. Just wanted to know whether I can sing through a condenser microphone into the L1 Compact Line Array system?Read More...
Hi RAJESH, Great question. To use a condenser microphone (that requires 48V phantom power), you will need a phantom power supply. The L1® Compact does not provide phantom power. You will need something like this. Single channel 48 Volt Phantom Power Supply. Does that help? STRead More...
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Last Reply By ST · First Unread Post

Compatibility of L1 Compact with Bluetooth Adapter

Hi. We have a BOSE L1 Compact Line Array System, which has to be connected to devices through cables. We want to purchase a Bluetooth Adapter for playing wirelessly. Any suggestions? We have found a product on Amazon as attached below:Read More...
HI RAJESH, Thank you for question. I can't comment from personal experience about the product you mentioned however, you can get the Bose SoundTouch Wireless Link Adapter. The unit comes with the correct cable to connect to your L1® Compact Channel 2. Does that help? STRead More...
Recently Added Photos/Videos
Last Reply By ST · First Unread Post

Inverter Power

I am providing sound at an outdoor wedding. I have an L1S. I will only have a couple lavalier mics and a line for recorded music running. I have 480 amp-hours of Batteries running a 2400W Pure sine wave inverter. Will I have sufficient power for a couple hours of run time?Read More...
Hi Tim, Thank you for joining the Community. Your L1® Model 1S draws 2 - 3 amps at 120 volts depending on how loud you're running the sound. I'll leave it to you to do the math and factor in inefficiency in the inverter and how much you are willing to deplete your batteries. Be sure to run a test for at least as long as you'll need, before you do the event. Please come back and tell us how you make out. Thanks, STRead More...
Last Reply By ST · First Unread Post

L1 Compact

I have been using the L1 compact I purchased new 3 years ago. I have always had a humming noise from the L1 whenever I turn the volume on the L1 half volume or more. Happens always when I am using my laptop or my digital drum set. What is going on? Very frustrating.Read More...
Hi Rich, Maybe there's an issue with the Alessis AC adapters (in combination with the L1® Compact). Do you have another sound source that uses AC power, that does NOT use a wall wart type adapter? If so please connect it to the L1® Compact. Do you still hear the hum? Do you have a DI box with a ground lift switch? If so, try putting that between the Alessis and the L1® Compact. Does that make a difference? If you have a chance to try these ideas before you call Bose Support that would be...Read More...
Last Reply By ST · First Unread Post

XLR input to T1® Channel 4

ST
Hi Ron ( @Apex Bassist ) Thank you for joining the Community. I noticed your post in the Ask Bose for Help section. Apex Bassist posted: Hi; trying to hook a balanced XLR from the guitar amplifier to the Tonematch in Channel 4. the other 3 channels have mics in them. Does not seem to work very well. have an XLR to 1/4" jack. not sure what the settings should be on the tonematch to make it work correctly.. Help! Ron Please tell us more about "Does not seem to work very well."...Read More...
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Tonematch

Apex Bassist
Hi; trying to hook a balanced XLR from the guitar amplifier to the Tonematch in Channel 4. the other 3 channels have mics in them. Does not seem to work very well. have an XLR to 1/4" jack. not sure what the settings should be on the tonematch to make it work correctly.. Help! RonRead More...

Upgrading to L1 Model 2 with B1

Hi Folks I have been using a pair of L1 Compacts for about four month and I am so impressed with them that I am seriously considering an upgrade to an L1 Model 2 with the B1 Bass Module. I bought one Compact just to see how I'd get on with the array system and a week later I decided to buy a second because I was that impressed with it, I didn't even consider a Model 2 at the time, I just opted for a second Compact. Most of the threads I have read and most of the online reviews suggest that I...Read More...
Thanks ST I am actually feeling very pleased with myself about the purchase. It is scheduled to arrive tomorrow which means I can debut it on Saturday. Thank you for the downloads, I shall have a look through them tonight and get ready for my delivery tomorrow. GeoffRead More...
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