Road-Worthy Gear: New Sound Reinforcement Products, January 2009Adamson M215 Monitor The M215 is a high-output/low-distortion speaker with dual weather-resistant 15-inch Kevlar cone neodymium woofers and a 1.5-inch 1/01/2009 7:00 AM Eastern
The M215 is a high-output/low-distortion speaker with dual weather-resistant 15-inch Kevlar cone neodymium woofers and a 1.5-inch exit HF compression driver set on a 50×50-degree conical Fiberglas waveguide. Designed as a stage monitor, its trapezoidal (20.6×32×26.75-inch) cabinet, rugged 11-ply Baltic birch construction, tight pattern control and wide (60 to 18k Hz) bandwidth also allow it to be used as a drum/stage-fill.
Ideal for consoles, stage boxes, snakes, amps, speakers, or outboard gear or stomp boxes, dummyPLUGs are rubber covers that protect exposed, unmated connectors, keeping out dirt, dust and other contaminants. The dummyPLUGs also serve to prevent mis-wirings with stage setups and cabling, and are available for XLR receptacles, ¼-inch jacks, RCA jacks, DIN plugs, and Neutrik's Speakon (2/4-pole), PowerCon and opticalCON chassis connectors.
JBL expands its Venue Performance line — now with 10 models — with the compact, two-way VP7212/95DPC (12-inch woofer) and (15-inch) VP7215/95DPC. Both feature 1.5-inch exit (4-inch titanium diaphragm) 2452H-SL compression drivers on 90×50-degree waveguides, DPC-2 DrivePack DSP with 875 watts (continuous) of onboard Crown-designed bi-amplification, multiple M10 attachment points, die-cast aluminum handles and pole-mount socket.