At the upcoming Musikmesse/ProLight&Sound (March 31-April 3,2004, in Frankfurt, Germany), Alcons will celebrate its firstanniversary and will show its LR16; the company will also host off-sitedemonstrations of The Ribbon line array system.
In addition to the Ribbon system, the LR16Bass will be introduced,with features such as dual 15-inch NeoDymium drivers in compactbandpass configuration for a very high efficiency and low weight (102dB 1W/1 m. @ 43kg.). The system is to be used as a bass extension ofthe LR16 when additional pressure bass is required. The LR16Bass can beflown or stacked.
The LR14 is Alcons’ ultracompact line array module, featuringthe patented RBN401 pro ribbon driver and dual 6.5-inch conetransducers. Designed as either ultracompact line array system or as anunderfill for the LR16, the LR14 has a dispersion pattern of 120x15degrees. The 800W peak power handling offers similar dynamic responseas the LR16.
The ALC4 Amplified Loudspeaker Controller is a 2x 2kW Class-Gcontroller/amplifier. With features like Speaker Drive Processing(SDP™) and Signal Integrity Sensing (SIS™), the ALC4 isdedicated to powering and controlling Alcons speaker systems. Whentaking out the SDP modules of the front-accessible slots, the ALCperforms like a high-quality “standard” 2-channel stereoamplifier that can be used with any loudspeaker system.
For high-fidelity sound reinforcement, Alcons Audio introduces itsBF181. In combination with a VR8 or VR12, this single 18-inch“deep-tuned” front-loaded subwoofer offers a hi-fi solutionfor reinforcing classical, jazz or acoustical music and offers a flatresponse from 25 Hz up to 20,000 Hz.
A selection of other company products will be on show in Hall 8,stand F39. For more information, visit http://www.alconsaudio.com/site/l_series.html. Formore new sound reinforcement products, visit mixonline.com/live_sound_products/index.htm.