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sorry didn't wana start a fight. i just wanted to hear what the expert has to say about this.

EDIT: http://wireandcable.thermaxcdt.com/i...6195-?&seo=110

thats what iall i can find about that wire. ithink they make it.
Edited by bobfig - 6/4/09 at 7:18pm
post #22 of 45
some decent pure silver cable can be found on quables. but im sure soloz can find you bulk cable cheaper than i can.

yea soloz where do you get your bulk cable from anyways? and how much exactly is the diferent grades.
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I think SOloz uses HGA

http://www.homegrownaudio.com/bulk_wire.htm

Cable Kits:
http://www.homegrownaudio.com/cable_kits.htm

Custom Heatshrinks:
http://www.homegrownaudio.com/diy_xtras.htm

but it could all just be a conspiracy
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Originally Posted by H3||scr3am View Post
I think SOloz uses HGA

http://www.homegrownaudio.com/bulk_wire.htm

Cable Kits:
http://www.homegrownaudio.com/cable_kits.htm

Custom Heatshrinks:
http://www.homegrownaudio.com/diy_xtras.htm

but it could all just be a conspiracy
I have used some HGA wire before, I've got some spools of their copper, which is quite nice btw... but I've switched over to an even higher grade copper

still waiting for the day I'm 'big' enough to order silver in bulk to my specs and have it be inexpensive....
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Which wire on that page would you recommend Soloz?

Would 22AWG OFHC Copper with the cotton insulation be good enough?

I'm thinking of attempting to make my own cable and if it doesn't work buying one of yours
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Nice mod! I did this with a computer mouse wire for my old xbox360 headset to replace the junky stuff.
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for headphone cables stranded will be more durable, especially if you plan on rolling up the cord or moving around a lot.

Otherwise then yeah, the cotton clad copper would be good. I've got some better stuff I can probably hook you up with if you want.
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for headphone cables stranded will be more durable, especially if you plan on rolling up the cord or moving around a lot.

Otherwise then yeah, the cotton clad copper would be good. I've got some better stuff I can probably hook you up with if you want.
I'll probably strip the cotton off and replace it with Teflon cable braid or something similar, its more colourful
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I'll probably strip the cotton off and replace it with Teflon cable braid or something similar, its more colourful
then get teflon coated to begin with.
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