How many speakers are included in one carton?
A carton of the full-range VXS/VXC models will contain 2 units, a carton for the VXS10S subwoofer models will contain a single unit.
Are the speakers paintable?
Yes. For details, please refer to the "Speaker system painting guide".
How can I switch between 70V/100V and Low/High impedance operation?
Each model features a rotary tap selector switch. For VXC models this is found underneath the grill on the baffle plate, for VXS models this is found on the rear panel.
Is it possible to rotate or remove the Yamaha logo of the VXS/VXC Series?
Yes, rotation and removal of the logo are both possible.
Is overload protection used in the VXC/VXS Series?
Yes, a PolySwitch is used to protect the drivers.
Are brackets included with the VXS Series as standard?
Yes, the VXS series comes with a dedicated installation bracket as standard. Both VXS and VXS-VA models use the same bracket.
Is the bracket of the VXS Series adjustable on two axis?
Yes, the bracket can be adjusted on both vertical and horizontal axis (tilt and pan).
Can I mount the VXS speaker on a ceiling?
Yes, using the supplied bracket (except for the VXS10S/ST subwoofer models).
Is the VXS Series suitable for outdoor use?
Yes, the VXS Series is rated to IP35 dust and water protection, except when mounted on a ceiling where the rating will be IP34.
Is it possible to use any other Yamaha-made brackets or any third party / custom brackets?
Yes, you can use any bracket with a 60mm mounting pitch and a load capability which exceeds the weight of the VXS Series.
Is it possible to attach safety wire to the VXS speakers?
Yes, an eyelet is provided on the rear panel to attach a suitable safety wire.
What is the difference between VA versions and standard models?
The flammability rating, IP rating and frequency characteristics have been changed to meet EN54-24 requirements. The VA models share the same high quality audio characteristics as the standard models, allowing for dual use in both music reproduction and emergency Voice Alarm applications.
What Voice Alarm standards do the VXC/VXS VA Series comply with?
Certified to EN54:16:2008. Complies with EN60849:1998 and ISO7240-24.