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Mr KaRAYoke
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2 compact L1s and a generator

I have read a topic from 2014 that asks recommended generators to use with a single Compact L1

However I would love to use BOTH of my Compact L1s along with my EV sub and 2 cordless mics and a small 18"TV at an outside karaoke event in a few weeks

How much power do the L1s draw?  I am trying to figure out what size generator i need to do this

the mics are minimal as they use almost nothing
EV told me to allow for 300w total if I were to use use both subs
the TV is also minimal
the only piece of the equation missing is the most important ...the 2 BOSE L1 Compacts.

Thank you in advance for any information you can provide

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Re: 2 compact L1s and a generator

Hello Mr KaRAYoke,


I found this reference on the Bose Wiki regarding L1 Compact power draw. Although this page is specifically referring to battery power, the draw characteristics should be the same no matter the power source.  The main emphasis is the louder you play, the more the draw.


Does that help?