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One for all you Mains Cable Junkies...

Discussion in 'audio' started by G T Audio, Sep 13, 2017.

  1. G T Audio

    G T Audio Trade: Distributor and Manufacturer

  2. Dark Energy

    Dark Energy pfm Member

  3. uncl_nigel

    uncl_nigel pfm Member

  4. Foxman50

    Foxman50 pfm Member

    I have tried the Entreq offering. Didn't actually like what it did, but what amazed me was it made a difference at all.

    A cable that runs from a spare RCA to a standalone box of dirt, WTF.
  5. sq225917

    sq225917 situation engineer

    Why are you surprised that attaching an aerial to an unused input makes a difference.

    i'm guessing your inputs aren't lifted for gnd and signal by relays when switched off.
  6. Tony L

    Tony L Administrator

  7. gustavm

    gustavm pfm Member

    Apparently the Nordost QX2 or QX4 can prevent your TV pictures being flat and two-dimensional. An amazing achievement!
  8. sq225917

    sq225917 situation engineer

    It's a common mode choke in a box and an led with its own smps. Holy shit that Nordost box is pure bullshit.
  9. Julf

    Julf Evil brother of Mark V Shaney

    Are we surprised?
  10. Purité Audio

    Purité Audio Trade: Purite Audio

  11. garyi

    garyi leave blank

    The website gave me a headache
  12. YNWOAN

    YNWOAN 100% Analogue

  13. LesW

    LesW Making electronics make music

    All based on the enduring principle: "There's one born every minute"
  14. narabdela

    narabdela who?

  15. Tony L

    Tony L Administrator

    Alan is a very decent bloke, I've met him several times, though sadly there is no intellectual rigor or cross-referencing to that review the way I'd expect in say Stereophile or TAS. If he can hear a difference, and I'm not going to argue that he can't as I'm not an arrogant tosser, then I would like to understand why, i.e. the existing earthing on his system needs to be properly assessed and the product under review put on the test bench to see exactly what it is doing.
  16. Julf

    Julf Evil brother of Mark V Shaney

    And above all, compared to just running an earth lead using basic house wiring cable.
  17. Julf

    Julf Evil brother of Mark V Shaney

    And would I be an arrogant tosser to suggest that non-physical causes might be one possible explanation, and maybe even suggesting the results need to be independently verified before being taken seriously?
  18. Whaleblue

    Whaleblue Box-swapper extraordinaire

    Oooooo, shiny!
  19. Still

    Still gyldengourd

    Could be mistaken for Melania Trump's skipping rope.
  20. sq225917

    sq225917 situation engineer

    I bet that thick bit in the middle is really pissed off at bring in such thin company.

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