Chief Automated Speaker Adapter Provides Surround Sound Experience

Chief Manufacturing, the industry leader in flat panel TV and projector mounts, announces the CM4 Automated Speaker Adapter is now shipping. Combine with a Chief flat panel mount for the ultimate AV installation.

Minneapolis, MN. - - (June 7, 2007) - Chief's new CM4S57™ Automated Speaker Adapter for flat panel TVs, provides the ultimate surround sound experience. This space -saving accessory replaces the need for speaker stands, and even hides wires inside for a seamless AV installation! Perfect for residential, commercial or hospitality applications.


This newest addition to the revolutionary Cinematic™ Series of automated mounts easily integrates with a Chief flat panel mount to provide a surround sound experience at the touch of a button.

The CM4 extends speakers out from the flat panel up to 9' (274.3 cm) with adjustable set points to control travel, and returns speakers snug to the flat panel when in home position. The ultra quiet, chain -driven technology provides smooth movements, and is operated via IR remote. The mount can support up to 240 lbs (108.9 kg) for the flat panel, speakers and other accessories, and 18 lbs (8.2 kg) per side speaker. The CM4 is easy to install and fastens directly to 16" studs with all mounting hardware included. It includes all components for 120V or 230V operation. To order the speaker adapter with a universal flat screen interface, simply order the CM4S57U. A custom PSB interface bracket can be ordered separately if preferred at no additional cost. For custom interface model search, visit the Chief website.


About Chief
Chief Manufacturing, a division of CSAV Inc. - Chief/Sanus Audio Visual, has more than 29 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., Europe and Asia sales offices support a global network spanning the Americas, Europe, the Pacific Rim and beyond. www.chiefmfg.com.

Featured Product

PureLink - HCE III TX/RX: 4K HDR over HDBaseT Extension System w/ Control and Bi-Directional PoE

PureLink - HCE III TX/RX: 4K HDR over HDBaseT Extension System w/ Control and Bi-Directional PoE

The HCE III Tx/Rx HDBaseT™ extension system offers full HDMI 2.0 compliance supporting HDR (High Dynamic Range) and 4K@60Hz with 4:4:4 chroma sampling. Featuring PureLink's proprietary Prcis codec, a light compression technology, the HCE III can transport Ultra HD/4K, multi-channel audio, and High Dynamic Range (10 bits support) content over a single CATx cable. The HCE III provides HDMI extension up to 130 feet (40 meters) at Ultra HD/4K and up to 230 ft. (70 meters) at 1080p over category cable with embedded multi-channel audio, CEC pass-through, bi-directional RS-232 and IR control, and PoE - all with zero loss and zero noise. The HCE III Tx/Rx also supports Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus and DTS-HD Master Audio plus LCPM (up to 192 kHz). Additionally, the low profile "slim box" enclosure design make the HCE III ideal for limited space installation environments, such as behind flat panel displays and video walls.