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Boston Acoustics HSi-250
Item #: 065HSI250
This item is no longer available.
Boston Acoustics HSi-250
Our take on the Boston Acoustics HSi-250 by Crutchfield's Marshall Chase
Boston Acoustics builds their HSi-series for people who love great sound but not the clutter of speakers. Movie dialogue sounds clear and the notes of woodwinds, strings and brass have a natural tone. Boston Acoustics also designs all their in-wall and in-ceiling speakers for simple do-it-yourself installation. The HSi-250 mounts flush in the ceiling and comes with a magnetic grille that's paintable to blend seamlessly into your home.
An NCBR5 in-ceiling bracket is recommended for installing this speaker in a new home under construction or in a room that's undergoing major renovation. (Brackets sold as a pair.)
What's in the Box:
- 1 Ceiling-mount speaker
- 1 White metal grille
- Cardboard template
- Plastic paint mask (speaker)
- Wax paper paint shield (grille)
- Installation instructions (English/ Spanish/ French/ German)
- Product registration card
- Disposal note
- sold individually
- 3/4" tweeter
- 5-1/4" woofer
- handles up to 90 watts
- frequency response 75-20,000 Hz (±3dB)
- sensitivity 90 dB
- 8-ohm impedance
- magnetic, paintable speaker grille
- cutout dimensions: 6-3/4" diameter
- mounting depth: 3-1/16"
- warranty: 5 years
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
Features and Specs
|Woofer Composition||Laminate Film|
|Power Range (Watts)||10-90|
|Parts Warranty||5 Years|
|Labor Warranty||5 Years|
Installation: After a 6-3/4" diameter cutout is made the speaker is installed into the opening and held into place with four integral plastic mounting ears. The required depth to install the speaker is 3-1/16" from the mounting surface (this includes the thickness of the drywall). Behind the opening there must be a 1" clearance around the speaker to accommodate the ears. The mounting wall material must be at least 1/4" thick for the mounting ears to work.
Paintable: Both the frame and grille can be painted to match the ceiling. A plastic paint mask is included to protect the speaker from being painted as well.
Inputs: The speaker clips will accept bare wire up to 14 gauge.
Magnetic Grille: The grille is magnetically mounted for easy installation.
Optional Bracket: The NCBR5 new-construction bracket (sold separately) can be used to simplify installation in new construction.
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