New Cinematic Series From Chief

Chief's new line of Cinematic Mounts offers three automated mounting solutions perfect for home entertainment. Swing arm mounts, flat panel and projector lifts, and table stands can now be controlled with the press of a button!

Minneapolis, MN. - - (January 2006) - - Chief® Manufacturing, the industry leader in mounting solutions, introduces the new Cinematic™ Series, a new line of automated mounting solutions for swing arm mounts, flat panel and projector lifts, and table stands. These mounts combine top quality construction with motorized remote operation for an exciting new product offering!


Cinematic Mounts offer programmable viewing angles and fast, fine -tuned viewing adjustments. Solid steel construction and carefully engineered electronics make for mounting solutions that are truly state -of -the -art.

CM1™ Automated Swing Arm Mount
The CM1 Automated Swing Arm Mount is the ultimate home theater mounting solution. With the press of a button, your screen will extend from the wall and rotate to the desired angle, all without you having to leave the couch! Designed for flat panel TVs up to 61" and 170 lbs, the CM1 features three programmable pre -set viewing positions and multiple mounting options on or recessed between 16" center studs. The mount extends 18" from the wall and swivels +/ -60. Chief's exclusive Q -Latch™ Mounting System provides increased security, and fast and easy installation.

CM2™ Automated Pop -Up Lift
Raise or lower a flat panel screen with the press of a button with the new CM2 Automated Pop -Up Lift. Designed for flat panel TVs 61" and over or up to 200 lbs, the CM2 provides fast adjustments at over 2" per second! The lift provides up to 44.5" of travel with a stored height of only 34", and the exclusive Auto Drive™ gliding system provides fast and quiet adjustment. A cable management system makes installation clean and hassle free. Customizable store and show positions allow fine -tuning for any installation, and the unique lift design eliminates flat panel TV width constraints.

CM3™ Automated Swivel Table Stand
A stylish tabletop installation for residential, commercial and business applications, Chief's new CM3 Automated Swivel Table Stand provides +/ -45 automated swivel with optional stops at 15, 25 and 35. The CM3 has an integrated IR sensor for simplified installation and provides height adjustment of 5" to allow for different screen heights. The free -standing base has bolt -down capability for permanent installation or increased security.


About Chief
Chief Manufacturing, a division of CSAV - Chief/Sanus Audio Visual, has more than 28 years of proven product and service excellence. Committed to responding to industry needs in the Pro AV, Residential and Office markets, Chief offers a complete line of mounts, lifts and accessories for flat panel displays and projectors.

Chief continues to design innovative mounting solutions that complement the technology they support. With multiple product awards and patented designs, Chief provides unique mount features, and is recognized for delivering not only quality products, but knowledgeable, helpful customer service.

U.S. and Europe sales offices support a global network spanning the Americas, Europe, the Pacific Rim and beyond. Chief distribution centers are located in Minnesota and the Netherlands. www.chiefmfg.com.

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