DIY Speaker Cables

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 Comparison Resistance Capacitance Inductance
Esoteric Audio 12 gauge cord Each Conductor: 0.41 ohm 
Between Conductors: 3.5 Mega ohm
 Each Conductor: 0.676uF
Between Conductors: 512 pF
Each Conductor: 28.8 uH
Between Conductors: 48 Henries
Gomer Cat-5 DIY  Each Conductor: 0.12 ohm
Between Conductors: 8.1 Mega ohm
Each Conductor: 0.730 nF
Between Conductors: 4.3 nF
Each Conductor: 8.0 uH
Between Conductors: 5.8 H
Tara Labs "Phase II" Each Conductor: 0.065 ohm
Between Conductors: not measurable
Each Conductor: 0.902 mili F
Between Conductors: 60.4 pF
Each Conductor: 2.6 uH
Between Conductors: 409 H

The capacitance of Gomer Cat-5 cable works out to about 150pF/foot (4.3nF/30 foot length). Other braided speaker cables are similar in their capacitance measurements, such as Kimber 4TC (44pf/ft), 8TC (100pf/ft), Cardas Quadlink 5c (23pf/ft), and Goertz (500pf/ft).

 

 

 

 

 

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