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.

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