Turbosound Active TA500 Arrayable 3-Way 15" Full Range Loudspeaker

Turbosound Active TA500 Arrayable 3-Way 15" Full Range Loudspeaker

Turbosound Active TA500 Arrayable 3-Way 15" Full Range Loudspeaker

B&H # TUTA500 MFR # TA500
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The Active TA500 Arrayable 3-Way 15" Full Range Loudspeaker from Turbosound is an arrayable trapezoidal switchable bi-amp/tri-amp three way full range loudspeaker designed for a wide range of fixed installations.

The TA500 consists of a high efficiency 15" low frequency driver, a custom high efficiency neodymium motor 10" drive unit on a Polyhorn device optimized for mid frequencies, and an aluminum dome 1" neodymium motor high frequency compression driver loaded by a high frequency Polyhorn device. The low distortion Polyhorn designs feature a sharp cut-off at the edges of the 50° horizontal by 25° vertical coverage pattern.

The TA500 includes a passive crossover network between the MF and HF drive units for bi-amped operation which can be bypassed for full tri-amped operation by moving an internal jumper. The 15 mm (5/8") birch plywood cabinet with is trapezoidally shaped with side angles optimized for close packing, and is finished in hard wearing semi matte black paint with an architecturally styled powder coated perforated steel mesh grille. An optional removable, stackable wheelboard clips on to the front of the cabinet for transportation.

M10 rigging points are provided on the top, bottom and sides of the cabinet for suspension in any orientation, and two further rigging points are provided on the rear for pull back. A cost-effective external flying system consists of internal steel struts which are used in conjunction with lifting bars, hinge kits and rear straps to assemble simple two-wide and three-wide arrays of cabinets. A recessed panel at the rear of the cabinet carries two parallel-linked Neutrik speakON NL8s for input and link through connections, with a further Neutrik speakON NL4 which is used for the sub link-out connection.

Arrayable 3 way full range loudspeaker for installation applications
High efficiency 15" low frequency driver
High efficiency 10" neodymium motor mid-range compression driver
1" neodymium motor compression driver
Low distortion Polyhorns provide 50° H x 25° V dispersion
Multiple array configurations for extended coverage
Switchable bi-amp/tri-amp operation for flexibility of use
Trapezoidal cabinet shape enables visually unobtrusive loudspeaker arrays
Multiple internal rigging points allow suspension in any orientation
15 mm (5/8") birch plywood enclosure with hard wearing semi matt black paint finish
Architecturally styled powder coated perforated steel mesh grille
Neutrik speakON NL8 and NL4 connectors
Designed and engineered in England
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Turbosound Active TA500 Arrayable 3-Way 15" Full Range Loudspeaker
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
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    Components 1 x Custom 15" (381 mm) LF Driver
    1 x Custom 10" (254 mm) MF Driver on a Midrange Polyhorn
    1 x Custom HF Driver on a High Frequency Polyhorn
    Frequency Response 60 Hz to 20 kHz ± 4 dB (with DSP)
    Dispersion 50°H x 25°V
    Horizontal Array Angle: 45°
    Sensitivity LF: 106 dB
    MF: 105 dB
    HF: 112 dB

    1 W @ 3.3' (1 m)

    Power Handling LF: 400 W Continuous, 1,600 W Peak
    MF: 200 W Continuous, 800 W Peak
    HF: 50 W Continuous, 200 W Peak
    Maximum SPL 135 dB Continuous, 141 dB Peak
    Nominal Impedance LF: 8 ohms
    MF: 16 ohms
    HF: 16 ohms
    Crossover Passive: 250 Hz
    Active: 250 Hz, 4k/5k99 Hz
    Construction 15 and 18 mm Birch plywood throughout finished in black semi-matte textured paint
    Carrying Options Two recessed handles
    Two grab positions
    Grille Cloth/expanded metal
    Connectors 2 x SpeakON NL8
    Pinout:
    Pin 1+ Link to NL4
    Pin 1- Link to NL4
    Pin 2+: LF positive
    Pin 2-: LF negative
    Pin 3+: MF positive
    Pin 3-: MF negative
    Pin 4+: HF positive
    Pin 4- HF negative
    1 x SpeakON NL4
    Pinout:
    Pin1+: Sub positive
    Pin1-: Sub negative
    Dimensions 38.5 x 22.6 x 19.6" (977 x 574 x 498 mm)
    Weight 123.2 lb (56 kg)
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