By Lisa Johnston
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LAS VEGAS — Metra Home Theater Group will debut several lines of pro A/V accessories aimed at the professional installer at International CES this week, in booth 13427.
New video product launches include three new HDMI extender models, an HDMI cable tester, and two new flat-panel tilt mounts. New audio solutions from the company include a new IR kit, two new component shelves, an in-line surge protector for HDMI products, a universal learning remote and an accessory lockbox shelf.
Metra’s two new TV tilting mounts, the TL64 and TX86, feature heavy-grade steel construction and a tilt range of 15 degrees. The TL64 will accommodate most flat panels from 32 inches to 60 inches and up to 88 pounds. The TX86 is designed for larger panels with a capacity of up to 100 pounds.
Metra’s new series of HDMI Cat-5/-6 extenders come in 30-meter, 50-meter and 100-meter lengths.
The Audio Solutions IR kit allows users to hide electronics components out of sight while providing control of up to eight different devices. Each kit includes one IR repeater, one IR receiver, four dual IR emitters and one AC adapter.
The company’s two new glass component shelf models are designed to mount to a wall. Each model features an integrated cable management system, sits at 17.5 inches wide by 11 inches high and can hold up to 22 pounds per shelf.
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