About the Boss MC420B
Take it outside
Take it outside
Do you have a motorcycle or an ATV without a way to hear your favorite tunes, or a boat that needs accompaniment? Do you want to stream music from your phone or other Bluetooth-equipped device? This MC420B speaker system from Boss can satisfy your needs. It's weatherproof: the MC420B's components, including the speakers, circuit boards, and amplifier connections, have been specially coated and sealed to protect against damage from water and weather. And it's Bluetooth enabled, so you can connect wirelessly to your favorite device for hours of listening pleasure.
The MC420B includes an in-line volume control for the two 3” speakers, which include adjustable brackets to mount the streamlined pods to a handlebar or rail. You can plug your media player into the system's minijack input or connect via Bluetooth2.1 — either way, the system's 600 watts of power will rock the outdoors. And the system's Bluetooth reception range extends up to 33 feet, so you can keep the music playing even when you're not right next to the system. Wherever you go, the MC420B can handle the conditions and pump out the tunes.
- system includes 2-channel amplifier and two 3" speakers
- marine-grade construction for weather resistance
- Bluetooth enabled with auto pairing and reconnect
- peak power output: 600 watts
- frequency response: 80-15,000 Hz
- chromed plastic speaker pods
- multi-function wired remote control
- includes adjustable mounting brackets
- dimensions: 3-1/4"L x 3-1/8"W x 1-5/8"D
- warranty: 3 years
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
- MFR # MC420B
What's in the box:
- 2 Speakers (each with 37" wire and mounting bracket attached)
- 2-channel amp (with wiring attached)
- Wired volume control (attached to amp with 76" cable)
- Two 0.25" spacers
- Two 0.195" spacers
- Two 0.155" spacers
- Two 0.122" spacers
- Two 0.078" spacers
- Two 0.040" spacers
- Two M10x45mm bolts (installed)
- Two M10 Split lock washers (installed)
- Two M10 Flat washers (installed)
- Two M10x30mm bolts
- Two 5-amp ATO fuses (one installed/one spare)
- Four 3/4" Self-tapping screws
- 4 Small split lock washers
- 4 Small flat washers
- User manual
- Warranty information
- Boss Facebook note
Boss MC420B reviews
He has them hooked up and he loves them. Good sound, Louder than we thought they would be.
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Very loud. Easy to install. Overall great product!
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They are great. They have little problems, the left speaker crackles after a while if it gets too loud. The rubber that goes behind the brackets for the speakers is really hard and does not curve easily around the handle bars. The volume control needs be on a bracket so that you may relocate it easily. These issues are expected and are able to be worked through. It connects and sounds great even going down the highway at 75 to 80 mph. Now mind you the bike that these speakers are on is a honda vtx 1300 so it is not a loud bike. The 600 watts is enough for this bike.
2 of 2 found this helpful
great price, great sound, easy to install creates a great ride
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Sounds good for the $. Easy install on my suzuki intruder. Not great over 60mph but great for around town.
5 of 5 found this helpful
Plays well on my Kawasaki love the Bluetooth very loud and clear
Pros: Easy to Bluetooth phone very good unit for the money
Cons: Did not come with all the spacers to attach speakers to handle bars had to fabricate emailed crutchfield team instead of offering to send them they said hope your work out any further help needed let us know
7 of 8 found this helpful
The system was easy to install. The parts are high quality. The sound is awesome.
Pros: Good quality, easy installation.
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3 of 6 found this helpful
Very loud and reliable, Bluetooth connection is spot on no issues, Bluetooth range is amazing, pricing is the best Around you will not beat it for the quality Very satisfied !!
Pros: Bluetooth connectivity on point Speakers are loud and clear No wires dangling everywhere Bluetooth range is good
Cons: Wires or a little too short going to the battery
8 of 9 found this helpful
Sounded great until the amp stopped working after several days of use. Maybe it was a defective one. Other than that I would of been ok with the kit.
Pros: loud, Bluetooth, volume control knob
Cons: didn't last
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More details on the Boss MC420B
Amplifier Inputs: The amp has four inputs; RCA jacks on the amp, a female 3.5mm mini-jack on the amp, a male 3.5mm mini-plug attached to the amp with a 6' cord, and wireless Bluetooth. All four are inputs are live simultaneously, so if more than one is connected, selection must be made by turning all but one source off.
Note: If more than one source connected to the line inputs (RCA and 3.5mm) is turned on, it's likely you'll hear static through the speakers in addition to music, even if the source is muted or paused.
Speaker Mounting: The speakers are designed to mount to a round tube using the adjustable stainless steel clamps. Six different spacer sizes are included for use with tubes from 5/8" to 1-1/2" (approximately). Once the speakers are in place, but before the brackets are tightened, you can adjust the mounting angle. After mounting, the speakers can still swivel almost 360°.
Wiring: All the wiring is fixed length and already attached to the speakers and amplifier. Each speaker has a 37" input wire attached and the wires from both speakers are attached to a single Molex plug. The power and ground wires extend 74" from that same Molex plug and power wire has a 5 amp in-line fuse. The 22" speaker output wires are attached to the amplifier and terminated with the mate to the speakers' Molex plug.
Volume: The rotary volume control has a 76" cable attached that plugs into the amp and mounts in a round hole in a panel, 0.27" diameter.
- Width: 4-1/8"
- Height: 4-1/4"
- Mounting Height: 5-1/2" (above center of the bar to which the speaker is mounted)
- Depth: 4-3/4"
- Width: 2-5/8" (3-1/8" including mounting flange)
- Height: 1-5/8"
- Length: 3-5/8" (4-5/8" including wiring)
- Voltage: 10-16 volts DC
- Power Rating: 120 watts (RMS) / 600 watts (Peak)
- THD: <0.1%
- Signal to Noise Ratio: >85 dB
- Channel Separation: >50 dB
- Frequency Response: 80 Hz - 15 kHz
- Sensitivity: 150 mV - 1 V
Extended Warranty: Units purchased from Crutchfield after 3/1/2015 carry an extended warranty relative to purchases from Boss' standard dealer network. The new warranty is 3 years parts and labor.
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