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Can anyone recommend a decent interconnect

Discussion in 'Cables & Switches' started by mandril, May 1, 2004.

  1. mandril

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    I've just started looking at buying some interconnects to go between a Tag AV32R DP (hopefully) and rotel 1075+1070.

    Can anyone recommend any decent cables. Are there any major differences between manufacturers?

    Or is a entry level chord better than an equivalently priced QED for example.
    I was looking to spend around £40 a pair

    Cheers Ricky
     
  2. bobbypunk

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    i'm sure that doesn't come close to what you should use with your equipment but I reckon VanDenHul are probably the safest bet at any price.
     
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    I've tried a few cables but nothing has beaten my Van Den Hul D-102 III Hybrid cable as yet. It won a What HiFi award but iirc it's slightly over your budget (but worth every £ imo). I also use their Teatrack speaker cable to bi-amp my speakers which I'm very happy with too:)
     
  4. mandril

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    three pairs of van den hul 102's markIII went for around £40 a pair on ebay the other day, although they wern't listed as hybrids. (does that make a difference)? I have already sorted speaker cable Im using QED silver anniversary (I needed over 50m and its the best I could afford).

    So I could get the 102's second hand or QED Qunex 4S new, or chord cobra's new. (for example)

    Opinions??

    Thanks Ricky
     
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    Qunex4s are good interconnects.
     
  6. mandril

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    just got 3 pairs of VDH 102's £35 a pair off ebay
     
  7. BazH

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    DNM Reson/Eichman Bullet - spacious/clarity/stunning
     
  8. pringtef

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    Agree with BazH, DNM Bullet stuff is shecht hot. Not particularly cheap circa £80 for a 0.5 metre pair, but the performance from them is stunning. Every interconnect on my hi fi is now this stuff

    Their speaker cable is pretty hot as well!
     
  9. Ed Selley

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    The Precious Metals Coppertech Alpha is only £25 but it is a very good cable indeed- used to be used at a suprising number of our shows until the Marantz/ Audioquest tie in. Mark Grant's analogue interconnects won't be too shabby either.
     
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    FYI, we sell the DNM Reson Bullet interconnect for £74.99 for a 1m length.
     

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