How to maintain Bose®
The bare wire ends of the speaker cord can
be affected by exposure to the elements.
This is especially true of salt water expo-
You may use a silicone caulking material,
such as RTV adhesive, to protect the
connections. It is commonly available at
hardware stores. If you do use caulking,
apply it only after the wires are connected
and the knobs tightened down. Check the
caulking annually, and re-apply as needed.
How to clean the
Use a cloth dampened in mild detergent
and water to remove dust or dirt from the
outside of your 151 speakers. Or use a hose
to rinse them thoroughly with fresh water. Do
not use enough pressure to force water
behind the grille and into the driver or the
Bose Model SM-1 outdoor surface-mount
brackets give sturdy support to 151®
speakers attached to a shelf, wall, ceiling,
roof overhang, or boat. You can mount the
brackets horizontally or vertically, and
change the angle to direct the sound.
Bose FM-1 outdoor flush-mount brackets
securely anchor 151 speakers to the
bulkhead of a boat. These brackets install
through the bulkhead surface, so only the
speaker face and bracket trim are exposed.
To order these brackets, or for more
information about them, contact your
authorized Bose retailer, or to contact Bose
directly, see “Bose Corporation” on page