Jump to content

JBL Control 1 Pro bracket ring


Recommended Posts



I was just finishing up mounting the second speaker to its bracket and before it went tight enough to hold itself the tightening ring snapped/split. Its part 7 in the user guide.


I've just used the support web form on Jblpro to see if they will send me a ring without me having to demount and return both speakers.


Does anyone know where I could purchase this little part? (If JBL are not helpful fast). I'm in Bournemouth.


One of those days.


Thanks, Alan

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Hi Alan I have loads of these left over from the install of my now sadly closed pub.

Message me your details and I will put one in the post for you!

I presume you mean the round locking ring that tightens onto the ball mount but I can send you the whole thing if you wish.



Just had a look and I have a new unused whole bracket inc the plate, ball and mounting post and the round tightening ring!

Link to comment
Share on other sites

The old JBL bracket used to be a different design, JBL MTC-1A




I don't know if they are available any more but K&M make a compatible 24465 bracket. At £30/bracket though they are getting on for the price of the speakers.


For the last couple of budget distributed installations we've done I've used LD Systems Sat 42/62/82 as although they are cheaper boxes the bracket being integral does reduce the overall cost.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Thomann do a mic stand bracket but I have been looking at these as a way to mount some speakers on mic stands for small PA work:




OK it would involve bolting it onto the speaker but it is a lower cost option as I have six speakers to do.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

I've found a far more reliable installation method that avoids the ring failure issue... Don't use the provided metal bar, use a strap wrench instead. This eliminates the localised stresses at the brass inserts. So much better. It's a shame JBL designed it this way, but it is OK with the right tools.
Link to comment
Share on other sites


This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

  • Create New...

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.