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Chief CMA440

Above-tile suspended ceiling kit

1 Review | 1 question - 1 answer


Our take on the Chief CMA440

The Chief CMA440 lets you mount a front projector in a room with a suspended tile ceiling. The brace hangs from the ceiling, and can be clamped onto ceiling tracks for proper alignment. The bracket  is compatible with a standard 1.5" NPT threaded extension column.

Product Highlights:

  • installs above ceiling tile
  • can clamp to ceiling tracks
  • compatible with 1-1/2" NPT threaded extension column
  • includes 10 feet of safety cable plus installing hardware
  • supports up to 50 lbs.
  • 24-7/16"W x 1-1/2"H x 8"D
  • weight: 8 lbs.
  • warranty: 10 years
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee

What's in the Box:

  • Ceiling plate
  • 4 Self-tapping screws
  • Ring
  • 4 Turnbuckles
  • 4 Eye-screws
  • 4 Anchors
  • 2 Wire clamps
  • 20' Length of 14AWG wire
  • 10' Length of 1/8" cable
  • Center bolt bracket
  • Ceiling mount bracket
  • 4 Wing nuts
  • 4 Washers
  • Installation Instructions

Chief CMA440 Reviews

Average Customer Review(s):

(1 Review)

Fantastic product, excellent customer service

South Street from Charlottesville, VA on 2/4/2014

The Charlottesville Crutchfield team, along with the headquarters specialist, came through in a big way for South Street Brewery here in downtown Charlottesville--just in time for the AFC & NFC Championship games in January. Couldn't be more pleased with the entire experience. We'll back again for sure!

Pros: Everything.

Cons: Not a thing at all.


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Light Weight Suspended Ceiling Kit: The CMA-440 Light Weight Suspended Ceiling Kit provides a sturdy support for projectors weighing less than 50 pounds when installing them in a suspended ceiling using a 1.5" NPT threaded extension column (sold separately). The Light Weight Suspended Ceiling Kit includes a 8" x 24" reinforcing plate that will be suspended by four support wires from the true ceiling above the suspended ceiling tiles. Turnbuckles allow the installation to be fine-tuned. The reinforcing plate can be installed anywhere above a 2' x 2' or 2' x 4' ceiling tile.

Tools Required For Installation:

  • Philips Screwdriver (#1 and #2 tip)
  • Drill and bit set
  • Heavy Duty Pliers
  • Wire Cutter
  • Claw-Type Hammer
  • Other tools may be required

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We have not received any answers from other customers on your question. I would recommend reaching out to an Advisor by phone (1-800-324-9695) or online chat. They should be able to help answer your question. [ Jeff  Dec 18, 2015 ]  Staff

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