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it really depends how much your willing to spend. IMO i like the new plugs like the one below over nearly any stock ones and using a new higher quality cable "could" help bring more detail/depth into the sound you hear. and putting sleeving on top of stock cables is no different then putting them on the new ones or sleeving the PSU wires in your computer.

the reason i recabled my HD555 was because they c came stock with a 1/4" plug ind not the mini 1/8" that you could just plug into the back of your computer or ipod. so i went with a whole new cable

Edited by bobfig - 2/19/10 at 7:58pm
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I wouldn't recable a pair of headphones just because you don't like the way the cable looks. I don't like ugly cables, but I've actually turned down custom jobs because they wanted something that didn't make sense (sonically) and was purely cosmetic. It's all about the music for me.
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For the slight difference in price Mogami is a much better choice IMHO. Yes, I have compared.
What is the difference in the Mogami 2893 vs the 2534?
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What is the difference in the Mogami 2893 vs the 2534?
the gauge of wire the 2893 is i think 26awg and the 2534 is 24awg

http://www.mogamicable.com/Bulk/micr.../quad_micr.htm
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What is the difference in the Mogami 2893 vs the 2534?
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the gauge of wire the 2893 is i think 26awg and the 2534 is 24awg

http://www.mogamicable.com/Bulk/micr.../quad_micr.htm
Yes, conductor size. 26awg is fine for headphones and the smaller cable is nicer IMO.
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For the slight difference in price Mogami is a much better choice IMHO. Yes, I have compared.



agreed... except I wouldn't suggest anyone spend that much on cables!
Tell that to some of the home theater audio philes here in GA. If I recall correctly, the estimated equipment cost of his theater is upwards of $65,000+* with $800-$5000 interconnects.
Edited by tK FuRY - 2/20/10 at 12:18pm
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Yes, conductor size. 26awg is fine for headphones and the smaller cable is nicer IMO.
Do you think 26awg is adequate for a 20ft run?
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