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ron spencer
post Jun 1 2012, 19:26
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Sorry for this....but I had to post. How can anybody in their right mind pay $7000 for a 6ft power cable.....

Is there any empirical evidence to show that such a cable would be sooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo much better than stock?

wow!!!

http://www.amazon.com/AudioQuest-NRG-WEL-S...s/dp/B0055OM9WS

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Woodinville
post Jun 11 2012, 08:16
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I guess that the worst problem is that if any equipment actually DOES work better with one of these fancy cables, one can reach only one conclusion, that being that the power supply needs help.


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post Jun 12 2012, 13:02
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QUOTE (Woodinville @ Jun 11 2012, 03:16) *
I guess that the worst problem is that if any equipment actually DOES work better with one of these fancy cables, one can reach only one conclusion, that being that the power supply needs help.


That consequence is the result of mere logical thinking.

In the eyes of your typical high end audiophile true believer, any equipment that performs in an audibly degraded way due to anything but perfect power, has "Superior resolving power and detail". Sad but IME, true.
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- ron spencer   Audio Power Cable Insanity   Jun 1 2012, 19:26
- - rick.hughes   Must read the reviews there   Jun 1 2012, 20:07
|- - PoisonDan   QUOTE (rick.hughes @ Jun 1 2012, 21:07) M...   Jun 11 2012, 09:07
- - Arnold B. Krueger   QUOTE (ron spencer @ Jun 1 2012, 14:26) S...   Jun 2 2012, 15:04
- - LithosZA   http://www.amazon.com/AudioQuest-Diamond-1...pd_si...   Jun 2 2012, 17:59
- - sorabji   QUOTE (ron spencer @ Jun 1 2012, 10:26) S...   Jun 3 2012, 01:52
|- - DigitalMan   QUOTE (sorabji @ Jun 2 2012, 16:52) http:...   Jun 3 2012, 03:52
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|- - pawelq   QUOTE (sorabji @ Jun 2 2012, 20:52) http:...   Jun 3 2012, 07:02
|- - Willakan   QUOTE (pawelq @ Jun 3 2012, 07:02) QUOTE ...   Jun 3 2012, 08:22
||- - krabapple   On AVSforum, where he also posted, everyone though...   Jun 3 2012, 08:30
||- - Willakan   QUOTE (krabapple @ Jun 3 2012, 08:30) On ...   Jun 3 2012, 08:38
||- - extrabigmehdi   QUOTE (krabapple @ Jun 3 2012, 07:30) On ...   Jun 12 2012, 00:12
|- - evereux   QUOTE (pawelq @ Jun 3 2012, 06:02) QUOTE ...   Jun 12 2012, 18:41
- - Woodinville   http://www.lessloss.com/blackbody-p-200.ht...7n7nq...   Jun 11 2012, 08:15
- - Woodinville   I guess that the worst problem is that if any equi...   Jun 11 2012, 08:16
|- - sorabji   QUOTE (Woodinville @ Jun 11 2012, 00:16) ...   Jun 11 2012, 23:27
||- - greynol   He has an active account here. http://www.hydroge...   Jun 12 2012, 00:44
|- - Arnold B. Krueger   QUOTE (Woodinville @ Jun 11 2012, 03:16) ...   Jun 12 2012, 13:02
- - stephan_g   Indeed, they are. Interestingly, only 4 out of 30 ...   Jun 11 2012, 10:47
- - pdq   An audio component that does a poor job of filteri...   Jun 12 2012, 13:58
- - audioaficionado   Just slide a ferrite bead RF choke over a regular ...   Jun 12 2012, 17:48
|- - Arnold B. Krueger   QUOTE (audioaficionado @ Jun 12 2012, 12...   Jun 13 2012, 12:25
|- - extrabigmehdi   QUOTE (audioaficionado @ Jun 12 2012, 16...   Jun 13 2012, 14:47
- - extrabigmehdi   Regarding the 7000$ audioquest cable, not a s...   Jun 13 2012, 13:43
|- - db1989   QUOTE (extrabigmehdi @ Jun 13 2012, 13:43...   Jun 13 2012, 23:28
- - pdq   It would be even more dangerous if they asked for ...   Jun 13 2012, 14:57


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