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#149481 - 10/15/06 10:09 PM FMCB vs FMB for ceiling use?
Daphoid Offline
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Registered: 02/23/04
Posts: 324
Loc: Ontario, Canada
I was just browsing and noticed Axiom's released a ceiling mount for the speakers. I'm guessing this is to lower them a little more from the ceiling and give them some breathing room?

I'm using FMB's ceiling mounted and they have worked out wonderfully. I have my QS8's at a 45 - pointed down at the couch, and they work just fine .

Just curious about the benifits of the new mount, anyone bought it?

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#149482 - 10/17/06 04:15 AM Re: FMCB vs FMB for ceiling use? [Re: Daphoid]
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Registered: 12/26/03
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Loc: Calgary, Alberta
I actually suggested this change(an extra piece attached to the FMB) when I purchased my FMB's a few years ago. I felt the FMB's kept the speaker a little too close to the ceiling for my tastes and wondered if the proximity would cause an issue with the sound. I ended up wall mounting mine. I am now very tempted to buy a set of FMCB's and start over!
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#149483 - 10/17/06 12:00 PM Re: FMCB vs FMB for ceiling use? [Re: jakewash]
Nachosgrande Offline
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Registered: 09/26/06
Posts: 259
Loc: New York
Can the FMCB hold the VP 150 center channel? This may be the answer to my center channel dilemna!
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#149484 - 10/17/06 04:46 PM Re: FMCB vs FMB for ceiling use? [Re: Nachosgrande]
jakewash Offline
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I can almost hang on them! As long as you have the mount into something very solid(studs etc) it should hold it, no problems.
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