Chief Introduces New RPA Elite Series

The all-new RPA Elite Series of custom and universal projector mounts take mounting solutions to a whole new level.

Minneapolis, MN. - - (June 2006) - - Chief® Manufacturing Inc., the industry leader in mounting solutions, and makers of the award -winning RPA™ Series projector mount, takes mounting solutions to a whole new level with the RPA Elite™ series of custom and universal projector mounts!

Designed as a first -class upgrade to the RPA Mounts, the Elite Series is full of new features that add value and minimize installation times.

RPA Elite includes the same great features as the RPA Series, such as independent roll, pitch and yaw, integrated cable management, and All -Points™ Security; packaged in a new slim, revolutionary design. In addition, these unique features have been added to further improve ease of installation for the installer, and simplify service for the end -user:

MicroZone™ Adjustments
This new feature allows fast and precise independent micro adjustment of roll, pitch, and yaw with the use of a no. 2 screwdriver. Also allows post -installation yaw adjustment of flush -mounted projectors up to 12 degrees!

Macro Adjustments with Centris™ Technology
This innovative feature uses the center of gravity to adjust the projector in easy, fluid movements, with just a touch of a finger. Once set, simply lock it into place with only three locking screws.

Q -Lock™ Integrated Security System
The Locking Lever allows quick detachment of the projector from the mount for regular maintenance and easy access to the lamp and filter - all without losing registration. It can also easily be reconnected when maintenance is complete. It includes a locking system with three key choices for ultimate protection against theft.

Perfect for offices, schools, houses of worship and homes, the RPA -Elite series blends artfully and functions seamlessly in any environment. Custom models are available in black; universal models are available in black, silver or white. Supported by Chief's dedicated Customer Service team, the RPA Elite takes projector mounts to a whole new level.

A new selection of Speed -Connect™ accessories including ceiling plates; extension columns and suspended ceiling kits complete this exciting new product launch. It's a complete package designed to make installation faster than ever.
U.S. Patents Pending.

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 TVs 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.

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