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Ruark & Marantz speaker cable

Discussion in 'Home Cinema Speakers' started by CrispyXUK, Jan 26, 2005.

  1. CrispyXUK

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    Hi all,

    What speaker cable would you recommend for Ruark Epilogues II's & Dialogue II to a Marantz 7400, I'm currently using silver anniversary (i think) what do you reckon?

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  2. Ed Selley

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    If it is Anniversary, I wouldn't be that keen to change it as it is good stuff. Have a look at the Audioquest range though as they do a lovely cable for about £15/m (which I's argue is the increase required to get any meaningful improvement). Of course if CJROSS finds this, he'll demand you whip the CAT5 out post haste :laugh:.
     
  3. CrispyXUK

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    I thinks its Silver Anniversary (QED?), it cost around £5 a meter from rayleigh hifi. Ive read a few things about cat5, sounds interesting.
     
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    The DIY'er in me has confirmed that this is my next speaker cable change, it does sound very interesting. :)
     
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    Anybody got a link to the CAT5 theory? :D
     
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    Kazman check out the links posted by CJRoss in the Cables and Cabling FAQ post. There are quite a few links there and they all make interesting reading.
     
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    Right, I have just checked my cable, it written on the sleeve +QED QUDOS, any suggestions?
     
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    QED Qudos (aka QED Original) is pretty decent speaker cable. I wouldn't bother changing from one standard figure-8 geometry cable to another.

    For speaker cable (or any other cable for that matter) the only upgrade really worth doing is to a well thought out DIY model. For speaker cable, Cat5 variants are flavour of the month, but I use some coaxial cable pairs to good effect (search for EvilTube Speaker Cable for more info). :)
     
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    Cat5 looks like a lot of work for me, but I would like to change to biwiring.
     

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