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FlexBracket - part number 91922
Plastic template to reserve a hole in new construction.
Designed to be used with the Flexbar mounting system.
Acoustical Enclosure - part number 91921
A 1/2" medium density fiberboard enclosure designed
specifically for the Ellipse speakers.
Sonafill in-ceiling - part number 91928
Sonafill is a retrofitable acoustical treatment for that virtually
eliminates the noise produced by resonating drywall and
dramatically improves mid-bass sound quality
I N S T A L L A T I O N I N S T R U C T I O N S
SONANCE ELLIPSE SUR IN-CEILING SPEAKER
Thank you for purchasing the Sonance Ellipse SUR in-ceiling speaker.
When properly installed, this product will provide you with years of
To obtain the full potential of your new speakers, please read all
instructions before starting the installation. If you do not have the
necessary skills to install the speakers yourself, contact your authorized
Sonance dealer for installation options.
Each Ellipse speaker package includes the following items:
(2) Sonance Ellipse SUR speakers
(2) Paintable grille
(2) Plastic paint plug to protect speaker during painting
(1) Mounting cutout template ( in packaging )
Try to apply as many of the following suggestions when using four
Ellipse SUR speakers as your surround speakers.
Front surround speakers can be located directly to the sides of the
seating or approximately two to three feet in front of the seating for
better integration with the left, center and right speakers. The
speakers should be oriented so the coaxial drivers face the front and
rear walls of the room.
Rear surround speakers should be located approximately four to eight
feet behind the seating and the speakers should be separated six to
ten feet apart. The speakers should be oriented so the coaxial drivers
face the left and right side walls of the room.
7 - CHANNEL HOME THEATER PLACEMENT
8 to 12 feet
Placement with two surround speakers
8 to 12 feet
The ideal location for the Ellipse SUR is two to four feet behind the
listening position with the speakers separated approximately eight to
The speakers should be oriented so the coaxial drivers face the front
and rear walls of the room.
5 - CHANNEL HOME THEATER PLACEMENT
Placement with four surround speakers
Alternative placement with two surround speakers
10 to 15 feet
In many installations the main seating will be against the rear wall of
the room. In this type of room we suggest locating the speakers
approximately two feet from the rear wall and spaced from ten to
fifteen feet apart.
Locating the speakers in this way will provide a more diffuse surround
ALTERNATIVE PLACEMENT OPTIONS
6 to 10 feet
4 to 8 feet