Dry Hire Speakers & Amplifiers

Lots of companies offer Mackie SRM450.  All the speakers below are in a different league… they sound much better, are louder and less likely to overheat whilst offering all the versatility that you expect.

Please note whether these speakers are hired as a pair or single.  All passive speakers are supplied in pairs only with an amplifier for simplicity.  Any equipment delivered will be set up for you subject to the availability of parking.

Dry Hire Terms and Conditions 2016

12″ Full range active speakers of exceptional quality.  Unlike the later PRX 700 and 800 series these have better treble driver and Crown amplifier as opposed to generic “class D amplifier”. Equally suited to front of house and monitor applications. This is a first class, speaker in a very convenient and versatile package.  Silent operation. Accepts mic or line level input. 1000watt internal amp, Frequency Response +/-3db 60-17500Hz, Spl 134db, Weight 16Kg£45.00* (each) per day OR £85.00* (pair) per day

NEW – Martin Audio LE100 (PAIR)

12″ Coaxial Speaker, designed with a steep monitor angle for compact stages.  Differential dispersion (110 x 60 degrees) gives consistent coverage as you move around stage.  Coaxial design gives point source style performance. Low profile for better stage appearance.  Supplied with suitable amplifier.

Frequency Response: 78Hz-20kHz, Spl: 129db, Weight: 18kg

£85.00* (pair) per day or £70.00 if hired with any other pair of speakers

NEW – Electro Voice ZXA1 Powered Subwoofer

Compact subs don’t come much better than this.  The ZXA1 has dual input/thru sockets to send signal to a pair of tops.  Can be combined with a PRX 612m to create a great drum monitor set up.

12″ Driver
700watt built in amplifier
Compact (approx 45cm) and lightweight

Frequency Response: 53-93Hz (+/-3db) Spl: 126 half space, Weight: 21 kg

£30.00* per day

Martin Audio F12+ (PAIR)

A first class pair of full range speakers.  Martin Audio are famous for accurate dispersion, and sweet voicing.

These speakers can develop 120db (continuous) and can be pole mounted or used as a stage monitor.

Frequency Response: 65-18,000hz +/- 3db Weight: 21 kg each

Supplied with a suitable amplifier from Crown or QSC

All leads, speaker stands and cables to connect to your mixer

£80.00* per day

Martin F12
Martin Audio S15+ (SINGLE OR PAIR)
Add bass and increase the power of the above speakers systems with this sub-woofer.
Superbly accurate bass from a single long excursion 15″ driver. (750watts AES)
Frequency Response: 45-120db +/- 3 db Spl: 129db (continuous) Weight: 38.5kg

Supplied with a suitable amplifier and connecting leads

£55.00 (each)* per day

£100.00 (pair) * per day

“Fill” speakers:
If you are having a seated event or have a more complex venue layout we can provide in-fill, side-fill speakers such as Martin Audio DD6 which are ideal for this application.
We stock the following amplifiers, which are also available separately if speakers are not required.
 Crowns XTI series have comprehensive Digital Signal Processing which can be configured via either a laptop or the front panel and remove the need for a separate driverack or crossover.
Crown XTI 2000
Crown XTI 4002
QSC PLX series are simple but solid workhorse amplifier capable of delivering high outputs.

Larger speakers systems can be specified for particular events.  Please always call for advice.

Prices and Delivery

All hire prices exclude delivery and collection and are based on a 24 hour hire period.  There is a minimum £100.00 fee for Friday or Saturday delivery.  No minimum for collection.

  • Free Collection in person
  • £25.00 Local Delivery
  • £35.00 within 1 hour journey time
  • Longer distance, please call

Collection is charged at the same rate as delivery on all dry hire packages.  Therefore if we are delivering and collecting the equipment you are charged one of the above fees twice.

You must accept our Terms and Conditions if you plan to dry hire from us.

Full payment and the agreed deposit must be paid up front. 

ID and proof of address required. 

You must be over 18 to enter into a hire agreement.

You are responsible for ensuring the equipment you hire is fit for the purpose you intend to use it.  We will only deliver what is agreed subject to Terms and Conditions.

We expect to be able to park near the venue for ease of loading and if this is not possible you may find there are delays setting up.  In certain circumstances we may charge for parking, congestion charges and/or Penalty Charge Notices, please do what you can to help us avoid such fees.