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Cheap, good interconnects

In addition to the other mains cable thread where I recommend a 'cheap' mains lead, these are what I use mainly through my systems;

  http://www.amazon.co.uk/Profigold-Skyline-PROA4201-Stereo-Cables/dp/B003BUA394

I have also re-wired a couple of turntables with those. They are well construced with a decent amount of copper and good shielding. Well made too.

There is no large perceiveable difference between the Profigold and for example a QED Reference. I very much doubt anyone would manage to tell them apart.

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youre probably right drummer

youre probably right drummer

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Saved the ones you

Saved the ones you recommended in my favourites for the future. Fisual on ebay are also great value for money.

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Van Damme

Van Damme is another good choice.

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I use these

I use these http://www.richersounds.com/product/hi-fi-interconnects/cambridge-audio/aud500-1m/camb-aud500-1m

perfectly adequate good quality connectors though a bit pricier than drummerman's recommendation. The connections are nice and firm unlike some 'throwaway' cables I've had supplied with equipment in the past.

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RE: I use these

But you can get 4 sets of the Profigold for 1 set of the Cambridge Audio.  Are they that much better?

(BTW, I'm a long time user of CA's Pacific interconnects.  They've always seemed good quality for the price-point)

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Another good'un is Chord

Another good'un is Chord Chrysalis. A little long in the tooth but fabulous for the money.

Amp; CDP; Turntable; Tuner; Speakers

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RE: I use these

No idea I just say I use them.

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RE: Another good'un is Chord

Just snagged one of the mains plugs DM mentioned and a pair of Fisual interconnects.  I liked the build of the Fisual coax so thought I'd give the RCAs a spin.

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RE: Another good'un is Chord

I use Fisual Pearl toslink and Super Pearl 2.5m analog. 

About £30 all up. Seems nicely made and the fit of all plugs are solid without being over tight.

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This weekend or maybe Monday

This weekend or maybe Monday I will make my own interrconnects -a pair of them consisting of an RG6 & an RG59 coax cable - I'll pass by Maplins and get some connectors.

I'll let you know how they sound....what!?....was that a group moan from the forum ...no, it must have been the bass from John Legends 'Lets Aim High' from his 'Love in the future' album....I hope.

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RE: This weekend or maybe Monday

You fill yer boots pet....

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RE: Cheap, good interconnects

I use a chord crimson.  Cheap and great.  

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RE: Cheap, good interconnects

Just found myself pressing 'buy' on those Profigold.  Always a sucker for a bargain

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RE: Cheap, good interconnects

I also use a Profigold RCA cable (analog connection between DAC and amplifier). Works great and damn cheap  Wink

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RE: Cheap, good interconnects

jaxwired wrote:

I use a chord crimson.  Cheap and great.  

Never used chord cables but I'm sure they're good and glad to hear that even a man with your expensive taste of equipment uses a well priced interconnect.

regards

PS. Try a set of the profigolds

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