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  1. Transparent Interconnects

    Two Channel Audio
    Is this for real? $2500 for a 1' RCA interconnect cable? This story talks about calibrating the cables for different amps and pre-amp combos. What the??? http://transparentcable.com/special/ Their pricing guide: http://transparentcable.com/products/pdf/prices/retail_prices_2014.pdf I...
  2. DIY RCA Interconnects- Cardas Rhodium/Silver + Belden 89259

    DIY Audio
    I recently came down with a case of the DIY bug. I wanted to do something fast and affordable to satisfy my itch, and I needed to replace my old IC's. I had ordered a set of RAM Electronics Silver-Flex RCA cables http://www.ramelectronics.net/FLEXSA.aspx. Nice interconnects, but the two...
  3. component video cable as audio interconnects

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    Since I am now using HDMI for my video connections , I have quite a lot of left over good quality individual Component Video Cables . Can I use these as Audio interconnects between components ? Tks
  4. Standard RCA vs digital/video interconnects

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    Here's the background. I am replacing a Denon 3803 with a Marantz sr7005. One of the things this means is that I am also replacing my outlaw solid silver component cables(actually three digital video cables) with hdmi. Now I am also planning to use a separate amp connected to the preouts of...
  5. Making RCA interconnects from CAT6 FTP

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    I am not try to stir up trouble this is a real question. I know that people don't like RCA audio interconnect cables made from CAT5e UTP (unshielded twisted pair) cable but the shielded CAT cable looks similar to shielded twisted pair mike cable. What about using CAT6 stranded FTP (foil...
  6. Balanced XLR's vs. RCA Interconnects

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    Is there as much difference in sound quality between different brands of balanced XLR IC's as there allegedly is between different brands of RCA-terminated IC's??? Thoughts/opinions?? MikeSp
  7. HDMI 1.3 Cables... Are upscale interconnects worth the extra $ ?

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    Hello, I have read on several reviews from "tech. installers that HDMI 1.3a specs are the same from the $10 cable to the $120 Monstrous cables, you know what I really mean HA,HA. Has any one had the chance to try different ones and had seen and heard a difference? I purchased three Belkin 8'...
  8. AR 5.1 interconnects

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    Anybody have experience with Acoustic Research cables? I recently picked up a Yamaha S1800 and want to pick up some SACD's. I looked at Blue Jeans but would rather not spend upwards to a $120 for one and thought this one may be sufficient considering I have no plans to accumulate a large...
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