Austin, Texas, July 28, 2009 – SI (www.siscreens.com) is proud to announce that it will feature its new GREEN low voltage Reference Motorized projector screen during the 2009 CEDIA Expo, held in Atlanta from Sept. 10-13 at the Georgia World Congress Center, booth 1137. Now shipping, the new Reference Motorized projector screen is the first flush and décor motorized low voltage projector screen available today.
“Our new Reference Motorized Series sets the standard for high-end electric projector screens,” explained Tim Freemyer, SI product development manager. “Reference motorized has changed the industry standard by eliminating the need for flush mount chassis. No longer do dealers and installers have to sell their customers an extra ‘box’ to mount the motorized screen in the ceiling. In addition, the Reference Motorized controls are external, giving installers the ultimate flexibility when installing high-end custom jobs. The controls can reside in the installation cabinet or equipment rack, making integration a breeze. This elegant new design includes all the amenities along with the convenience of a low voltage system.”
According to Ryan Gustafson, SI president, transformative design eliminates the need for a flush mount chassis. “For over a century, flush mount screens have been shipped as a two piece system. With our new transformative design, we have completely eliminated the need for the box-in-a-box concept. No extra costs.”
Low voltage eliminates the need for an electrician during installation. SI has developed one of the most powerful low voltage “quiet” motors available today. You can now hook up your motorized screen with a simple 16 gage two conductor wire, thus eliminating the need for line voltage at the screen location. “We have been constantly getting complaints from our dealers about hiring and relying on costly electricians,” Gustafson continued. “With Reference Motorized, our dealers can simply plug in the motorized screen controls box with small power supply similar to a laptop.”
Rack mount controls allow installers to mount the controls box in the customers equipment rack. No longer do you have to run a low voltage trigger wire, IR extension, RS232, etc. to the screen. Now, IR, LV trigger, RF, and RS232 can be hooked up in the equipment rack. Only a 16 gage two conductor wire is needed to power the screen.
Additional Reference Motorized Screen highlights include:
- “Super Flat” Rigid Screen Tensioning System
- Flush in-ceiling, external, or on-ceiling mountable
- Screen Sizes – 16:9 / 16:10 – 80in. – 160in.
- Screen Sizes – 2.40:1 / 2.35:1 – 80in. – 160in.
- Screen Sizes – 4:3 – 77in. – 133in.
- Lunar HD .85 Gray
- Gamma HD 1.1 White
- Solar HD 1.3 White
- Gamma Maestro HD 1.1 White Weave
- Lunar Maestro HD .85 Gray Weave
- 24” of black screen drop, up to 6-foot custom available
- Simple installation with universal brackets
- IR Receiver & Remote (optional)
- RF Receiver & Remote
- RS232 & Cable
- Multi Control Buss
- 25-foot Data Cable & Coupler
- Low Voltage Control
- Decor Wall Plate & Hardware
- Flush Chassis or Decor Case
- “Easy set” upper and lower limit adjustments
- Lifetime replacement policy
For more information on the Reference Motorized Screen Series and SI Screens, visit the web at www.siscreens.com or call 512-832-6939.
SI is a technology based U.S. projector screen manufacturer focused on delivering “state-of-the-art” performance. Each motorized, fixed, and curved projector screen we produce meets exceedingly tight tolerances and must deliver all the stunning HD visuals we require.
Our mission is to develop the most advanced projector screens that effectively address evolving consumer demands for performance, value, and visual appeal-each strategically aligned with today’s demanding high definition HD projector screen trends.
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