Nady Systems PCS-15 User Manual

Pcs-15, Features, instructions & technical data, P-cab™ powered speakers

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You have just purchased one of the finest powered speakers on the market today.

The P-Cab Series™ was developed using the expertise of professional sound

engineers and working musicians. You will find your new NADY AUDIO powered

speaker has superior performance and greater flexibility than any other powered

speaker in its price range.

We recommend that you read this instruction sheet carefully to get the most out of

your new unit. Thanks for selecting NADY AUDIO and the PCS-15 as your choice in

powered speakers.

Powerful 2-way active speakers with superior performance, state-of-the-art
veratile design, unprecedented affordability, and perfect for all small venue


• Read all instructions before using the product.
• This product may be capable of producing sound levels that could cause

permanent hearing loss. Do not operate for a long period of time at a high
volume level or at a level that is uncomfortable. If you experience any
hearing loss or ringing in the ears, you should consult an audiologist.

• To avoid damage to the drivers, never overload the speaker.
• To avoid the risk of fire, do not ever expose the speaker to a source of

naked flames. Also, it should be located away from heat sources such as
radiators, heat vents, or other devices (including amplifiers) that produce

• The product should be positioned so that proper ventilation is maintained.
• This speaker is designed for indoor use only. Do not expose to weather or

high humidity, rain, etc.

• Care should be taken so that objects do not fall into, and liquids are not

spilled through, the enclosure’s openings. Do not place containers of liquids
on the speaker.

• Don’t place any heavy appliance or object (>130lbs/60kg) on the speaker


• This unit is to be installed by qualified personnel only.
• This speaker is only to be used with power amplifiers complying with the

safety requirement of EN or IEC60065.

• This product should be serviced by qualified service personnel if:

A. Objects have fallen into, or liquid has been spilled onto the product.
B. The product has been exposed to rain.
C. The product does not appear to operate normally or exhibits

a marked change in performance.

D. The product has been dropped, or the enclosure damaged.

• Do not attempt to service this unit. All servicing should be referred to

qualified service personnel.


When using this speaker, basic precautions should always be taken, including the following:




Two-Way Powered Speakers

P-Cab™ Powered Speakers

Features, Instructions
& Technical Data

• Full-range, 2-way 250W RMS powered speaker (bi-amped) with 15” woofer,

titanium horn

• Durable yet lightweight molded high-impact, mineral-loaded polypropylene

trapezoid speaker enclosures,designed to deflect bumps and scrapes and
perfectly balanced for ease of portability and set-up; built-in handles for

• Ultimate flexible design-flyable, stackable, pole mountable, or can be used

as a floor monitor when laid on its side with supplied brace mounts

• Internal power system delivers 200W RMS to the woofer, 50W RMS to the

horn and provides high quality audio performance more efficiently than
conventional power amplifiers with passive speakers

• Easy to use built-in pre-amplifier with XLR and 1/4” balanced Mic/Line

inputs; gain, treble, mid range, bass and level controls; and Signal

• Fused IEC power cord jack and 115V(60Hz) / 230V(50Hz) Select switch.
• Full top-end speaker features, including low impedance electronically

compensated crossover (1/36 octave, 1500Hz) with full driver protection
(pre-circuit limiter), wide-angle, short throw, high-frequency dispersion horn
(90°H x 60°V) with 1.5" diameter precision constant directivity titanium
compression driver, 40Hz to 20KHz frequency response (-10dB), high SPL
output capability (125dB @1M), and ultra low distortion (<0.02%)

• Response: 40-20KHz
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• Sensitivity (1W/1M): 91dB
• Weight: 52.2 lbs (23.68 Kg)
• Dimensions (WDH): 17.3” x 26.6” x 13.6” (43.9 cm x 67.6 cm x 34.5 cm)
• Optional padded zippered vinyl carrying case available