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System Overview: The VCS-30 system supplies a VCS-10 center
channel speaker and two voice-matched Model 161 surround speakers.
Array Speaker Design: By precisely positioning the drivers inside the
speaker cabinet, an Articulated Array speaker design can provide a large,
consistent sound field. This allows for a more cinema-like experience with the
VCS-10 center channel speaker and 161 speakers.
Compound Loaded Drivers: Using
a proprietary design, these drivers are engineered to optimize low-frequency
output for rich, natural sound from a small enclosure.
VCS-10 Center Channel Speaker: The
VCS-10 has two 2-1/2" drivers in an Articulated Array speaker design for crisp,
clean dialogue that is "locked" on the screen, even if you're seated
to the side. The VCS-10 also uses two 2-1/2" Compound Loaded drivers in a
ported enclosure, giving you clear, full bass from a surprisingly small
enclosure. The flared port design produces smoother, cleaner bass, especially at
Model 161 Surround Speakers:
Each Model 161 speaker uses two 2-1/2" Twiddler drivers in an Articulated
Array speaker design for lifelike surround sound throughout the room. The
next-generation Twiddler drivers reproduce lower frequencies from a smaller
cabinet that blends into almost any room.
Circuitry: The speakers feature an electronic protection circuit that
will shut down and reset the speakers in case of an overload. If this occurs,
the volume level should be reset.
Recommended Bass Management
Settings: The VCS-10 center channel speaker should be set to "Small"
with a Dolby Digital/DTS receiver and set to "Normal" with a Dolby Pro
Logic receiver. The Model 161 surround speakers should be set to "Small"
with a Dolby Digital/DTS receiver.
Wall Mounting: Wall
mounting brackets are supplied for the Model 161 surround speakers. The brackets
allow you to mount the surround speakers horizontally or vertically. If mounted
horizontally, the brackets will swivel up or down approximately 45 degrees. If
mounted vertically, the brackets will swivel left or right approximately 45
speakers are magnetically-shielded, allowing you to place them near your
television without degrading the picture.
Dimensions: W=21.438", H=3.344", D=6.057"
Rear Speaker Dimensions:
W=10.718", H=4.231", D=4.989"