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#341501 - 03/10/11 12:37 AM subwoofer cables
knockturnal Offline

Registered: 03/10/11
Posts: 1

wondering which subwoofer cable i should run for the EP600? thinking blue jeans cable but not sure


#341505 - 03/10/11 12:53 AM Re: subwoofer cables [Re: knockturnal]
ClubNeon Offline

Registered: 02/06/09
Posts: 3453
Loc: Western Maryland, USA
Blue Jeans LC-1 is an excellent choice. The low capacitance isn't really a factor with subwoofer frequencies (high capacitance rolls off highs). It's the shielding design that is so good at rejecting low frequency hum (like from power cables).

BJ used to have two lines of cables one with low capacitance for interconnects, and one with good shielding for subs. Their new, custom built LC-1 cable stock beats both previous cables in both areas. And it is cheaper!
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#341512 - 03/10/11 01:44 AM Re: subwoofer cables [Re: knockturnal]
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Registered: 05/11/02
Posts: 10526
Knock, welcome. There's really nothing to worry about trying to be "sure". You'd have to be pretty unlucky to find a coaxial cable that wouldn't do the job as well as needed. Blue Jeans is fine, but except for their Tartan Cable division, a bit pricey. This is the cable I've used with my EP500 for the last four years.

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#341515 - 03/10/11 05:56 AM Re: subwoofer cables [Re: JohnK]
SRoode Offline

Registered: 03/20/08
Posts: 1265
Loc: Fishers, Indiana, USA
I use these (also monoprice) on my EP800s and they work great:
2 M80s, 1 VP180, 4 QS8s, 2 EP800s, 4 Algonquins, 2 M3 VaSSallos, 1 AxiomAir N3

#341525 - 03/10/11 09:20 AM Re: subwoofer cables [Re: SRoode]
BlueJays1 Offline

Registered: 09/19/08
Posts: 4106
Loc: Porch,enjoying Bombay Sapphire
I support, supporting Blue Jeans Cable. Great products, great service and great people.
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#341535 - 03/10/11 10:36 AM Re: subwoofer cables [Re: BlueJays1]
chesseroo Offline

Registered: 05/13/02
Posts: 5117
Loc: western canada
I've used Monoprice in the past as well. After receiving the item, i saw that it was identical to the one sold in a Future Shop except 1/10th the price.
Shipping was fast.

Very impressed.
"Those who preach the myths of audio are ignorant of truth."

#341543 - 03/10/11 11:21 AM Re: subwoofer cables [Re: chesseroo]
nickbuol Offline

Registered: 09/16/04
Posts: 5006
Loc: Marion, IA
I used Blue Jeans for my cabling for V2 of my theater because they have great products for a good price. For V3, I went to Monoprice. Great products as well, and even better pricing (usually). You won't go wrong with either company.
2-M60s, VP180, 8-M3s, SVS 20-39PCi, DIY Sub, 8-Shakers, JVC RS45, Anthem MRX-1120

#341544 - 03/10/11 11:38 AM Re: subwoofer cables [Re: nickbuol]
Wid Offline

Registered: 06/22/03
Posts: 6776
Loc: The Peoples Republic of Il.

I must be the only one using an Axiom sub cable.

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#341566 - 03/10/11 12:56 PM Re: subwoofer cables [Re: Wid]
davidsch Offline

Registered: 06/02/03
Posts: 678
Loc: Houston, Texas
Originally Posted By: wid

I must be the only one using an Axiom sub cable.

I use the Axiom cables for my sub and surrounds. Great quality and very flexible.

#341869 - 03/12/11 12:20 PM Re: subwoofer cables [Re: davidsch]
Spoiler Offline

Registered: 01/03/06
Posts: 682
Loc: South Florida

+1 on the Axiom sub cable.
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