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Steel Rough-in Frames

Quick Overview

Rough-in Frames (new construction brackets) are used with in-wall and in-ceiling speakers and are available for most models. Installed during the pre-wiring of a new construction installation, they allow the installer to reserve the space in the wall or ceiling and simplify cutting the perfect hole size.
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Features

KEF Ci Speaker Accessory

Rough-in Frames (new construction brackets) are used with in-wall and in-ceiling speakers and are available for most models. Installed during the pre-wiring of a new construction installation, they allow the installer to reserve the space in the wall or ceiling and simplify cutting the perfect hole size.

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* Due to integrated back can this unit is not compatible with the rear enclosure.
** Ci50R cut out is 70mm (2.76in.) with the rear can. The Ci50 rear can is able to be used in a retro-fit installation
+ Use of metal rear enclosure with these models requires removal of integrated plastic rear can


Specifications

Additional Information

Unit measurement Piece
Document Download Ci Accessory Guide
RNC 200R
RNC 160R
RNC 130R
RNC 100R
RNC 80R
RNC 200S
RNC 160S
RNC 130S
RNC 100S
RNC 200L
RNC 160L
Remarks KEF reserves the right, in line with continuing research and development, to amend or change specifications. E&OE.
Ci Software Download

1. KEF Speaker Placement Tool

Created by KEF UK engineering, the "KEF Speaker Placement Tool" is a software program* designed to assist you in the placement and layout of KEF Ci loudspeakers. Able to accommodate both 70V/100V and stereo music systems the software will graphically show room sound coverage, show speaker layout, and to provide wiring diagrams. For your convenience room layouts can be saved, printed, exported, and retrieved for future reference.

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* KEF Speaker Placement Tool currently runs only on Windows based machines. Due to a compatibility issue between the "KEF Ci Speaker Placement Tool" and the latest version of Java, previous versions of the "KEF Ci Speaker Placement Tool" may not run. To correct this problem please uninstall the KEF Ci Software and then download and install the latest version from the link on this page.










2. KASA500 Software Update Tool

KASA500 is a powerful Class-D Dual 250WPC amplifier. This DSP controlled system amplifier is optimized to deliver thunderous bass from KEF Ci subwoofers. With both line and speaker level inputs, and DSP configurable pass-through with optional high pass filters – the KASA500 is versatile and can be deployed in limitless system configurations. To allow for future flexibility KEF engineers may update the KASA500 DSP firmware to optimize performance with additional KEF speakers. The KASA500 Programmer* is a proprietary tool for updating the KASA500 firmware. NOTE: KASA500 software requires a "USB Type A Male to USB Type A Male cable" for connection between your computer and the KASA500.

Download KASA500 Programmer

Download KASA500 Firmware Rev. 10.04 - The latest KASA500 Firmware provides settings for KEF Ci subwoofer models Ci3160RLb-THX, Ci200QSb-THX, Ci200TRb and Ci4100QLb with THX certified performance (if applicable) in both mono and stereo mode.

Download KASA500 EQ setting dip switch chart

Download KASA500 user manual - KASA500 manual includes installation diagrams for both home theater and music sub/satellite installations.

* KEF KASA500 Programmer currently runs only on Windows based machines.





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