Cardas Audio, Ltd. Datasheets for Cable Assemblies

Cable assemblies are collections of wires or cables banded into a single unit with connectors on at least one end.
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Product Name Notes
Clear Serial Buss (USB) Cardas Clear USB is a musically neutral cable and sounds the same at any usable length, between all components. Clear USB is optimized for constant transfer impedance rather than a...
Clear "Clear interconnect is the continuation of my pursuit for perfection. Clear is the geometry of our Golden Reference interconnect, but highly refined. Clear is current, state of the art dielectrics...
Lightning 15 15.5 awg. Digital Transmission Cable. "Golden Section", Crossfield design and construction.
Lightning 18 18.5 awg. Digital Transmission Cable. "Golden Section", Crossfield design and construction.
G Master Reference A more flexible, economy version of 2x24 M. Used for patch cords and mic cables. Intended for light duty or home studio use in balanced applications.
2 x 24 M A reference cable for microphones and patch cords. Intended for heavy duty professional use in balanced applications. Extremely quiet due to triple shielding.
AES/EBU Cardas AES/EBU is the industry standard for digital transmission. It is a 110 ohm, balanced cable using 20.5 awg, twin-axial construction, with Teflon® dielectric, air suspension, Golden Section, Constant Q,...
Headphone Interconnect Cardas Audio teamed up with the Headroom Corporation to develop a Headphone Interconnect cable, called HPI. This thin and flexible, 1 ft. cable is terminated with 1/8" stereo plugs on...
Clear Headphone Cable Cardas Clear Headphone Cable has a separate cable for each ear, each featuring concentric, Matched Propagation Conductors, terminated like a miniature pair of Clear Speaker Cables. The two parallel cables...
Clear Jumpers Cardas Clear jumpers use the same conductor as our renowned Clear Speaker Cables, and feature solder-less,forged terminations. These jumpers allow you to have your Clear and Clear Light Speaker Cables...
Jumper Cables Cardas Golden Section Stranding magic extends to custom made jumper cables for Bi-Wired systems. If you are not using Bi-Wired speaker cables, at least use these Golden Section Jumpers. 11...
Cardas Headphone Cable Cardas Headphone cable can be ordered for many different headphones, including: Sennheiser HD800 (round plug) Sennheiser HD-650, HD 600, HD 265, HD 525, HD 535, HD 545, HD 565, HD...
High Speed Data Transmission Cable Video/Digital Cardas High Speed Data/Video is a 75 ohm cable for RCA, BNC and other digital information. The design is 20.5 awg, coaxial, Golden Section, Constant Q, multi-gauge, Crossfield, enameled Litz...
Lightning Cardas Lightening is a 75 ohm coaxial design for RCA, BNC and other digital applications. It features 20.5 awg, Golden Section, Constant Q, multi-gauge, Crossfield, enameled Litz conductors and constant...
Neutral Reference Interconnect Cardas Neutral Reference interconnect is a perfectly neutral reference cable. It sounds the same at any length, whether one or thirty feet, between any component, at any originating or terminating...
Neutral Reference Digital/Video Cardas Neutral Reference is designed as a perfectly neutral reference cable. It sounds the same at any length, whether one or 100 feet, between any digital or video components. Neutral...
Neutral Reference Speaker Cardas Neutral Reference speaker is designed as a perfectly neutral reference cable. It sounds the same at any length, whether one or thirty feet, between any component, at any originating...
Neutral Reference Video Cardas Neutral Reference video is designed as a perfectly neutral reference cable. It sounds the same at any length, whether one or 100 feet, between any digital or video components.
Precision Video Cardas Precision Video is suitable for all 75 ohm applications and can be terminated with RCA or BNC connectors. It is intended to be used as a component video cable...
Clear Beyond Clear Beyond is simply that, it is beyond the demands of any loud speaker or amplifier combination imaginable. No impedance dip or current flow demand is a challenge in any...
Clear Light Speaker Clear Light is a simplified version of our renowned Clear speaker cable, offering much of Clear's performance at a more affordable price. Clear Light features a symmetrical, matched propagation design,...
Clear Phono Cable Clear phono cable is a four conductor version of the Clear interconnect. It uses the same matched propagation conductors to achieve the most revealing phono cable we have ever developed.
Clear Speaker Clear speaker cables are the outgrowth of years of intense refinements to every aspect of speaker cable design. New metallurgical drawing and refining techniques have yielded a new, extremely low...
Cross Interconnect Cross interconnect is a new light and flexible cable. Very popular. Teflon-air dielectric, 17.5awg, air suspension, Golden section, Constant Q, Crossfield, litz, double shielding, symmetrical quad-axial cable construction, urethane jacket.
Cross Speaker Cross speaker is a medium size cable that is internally bi-wireable. It may be used on virtually any speaker. It is a 10 awg, with Teflon/air dielectric, Golden Ratio Constant...
Crosslink Speaker Crosslink 1s is our least expensive cable. It is the only Cardas cable sold in bulk, and it can be terminated by a Cardas dealer. It is very flexible and...
Crosslink 2x Crosslink 2X is a flexible, medium weight speaker cable, perfect for studio monitors or live music feeds. CL2, flame rated EEA and cotton dielectric, and a PVC jacket are approved...
Crosslink Interconnect Crosslink is our least expensive cable. It is the only Cardas cable sold in bulk, and it can be terminated by a Cardas dealer. It is very flexible and light...
Golden Cross Interconnect Golden Cross interconnect is the traditional top of the line. Multi-gauge helical hex-axial, (16.5 awg) Air-Teflon dielectric, air suspension, Golden section, Constant Q, Crossfield, Multi-gauge, litz, double shielding. Extremely popular.
Golden Cross Speaker Golden Cross is the top of the Cross line of speaker cables. In its standard form it is suitable for any loudspeaker, it is internally bi and tri wireable. This...
Golden Presence Interconnect Golden Presence Interconnect is a somewhat simplified version of Golden Reference and fits between our Golden and Neutral Reference cables in the product line. It has less shielding, but uses...
Golden Presence Speaker Golden Presence Speaker cables are designed and constructed using two pair of concentrically wound, Golden Section Stranded conductors which are terminated symmetrically. This four conductor cable is designed to bridge...
Golden Reference Interconnect Golden Reference is an evolutionary interconnect design by George Cardas. It features Cardas patented “Golden Section", multi-gauge stranding in a symmetrical, helical tri-axial design. Thin wall Teflon® air tubes are...
Golden Reference Speaker Golden Reference speaker is an evolutionary speaker cable design by George Cardas. It features Cardas patented "Golden Section", multi-gauge stranding in a symmetrical, 12 conductor, helical triad of quad-axial planetary...
Golden Chord Musician’s Cable Golden Section Stranded, guitar and instrument cable is very flexible. It has low microphonics.
Golden Reference Phono Highly articulate, maximum detail. "Golden Section", Matched Propagation, reference design and construction.
Clear Light Interconnect Light is George Cardas' newest design, featuring developments that are a result of his many years as an audio cable designer. Light interconnect is neutral and revealing. A serious audiophile...
Microtwin Interconnect Microtwin: entry level cable, flexible, light, easy on the budget. Very popular starter cable. Teflon®, Cotton dielectric, 23 awg, "Golden section" constant Q" enameled" Multi-gauge litz" conductors, multi-gauge quad-ax construction,...
Quadlink-Five C Interconnect Quadlink is the ever popular mid-line interconnect cable. Teflon dielectric, 16.5 awg, "Golden section: "constant Q" enameled "Multi-gauge litz" conductors, balanced quad-axial construction, double shielded, urethane jacket.
Quadlink-Five C Speaker Quadlink works best with small relatively efficient home audio speakers. 12.5 awg quad-ax construction, Teflon/air dielectric, "Golden Section" "constant Q" enameled "Multi-gauge litz" Conductors, urethane jacket.
SE 11
SE 15
SE 9
SE cables are optimized for single ended amplifiers and high efficiency loud speakers. They are Golden Ratio, concentric, asymmetrical, coaxial cables. The smallest gauge size the speaker will permit should...
Cross Phono Shown with a 90-degree DIN plug. Available with a straight or right angle DIN plug.
HDMI High Speed/HEC The Cardas HDMI High Speed/HEC is a premium interconnect for high definition video equipment. HDMI High Speed/HEC provides Ethernet connectivity between components, and adds an Audio Return Channel to enable...
Headphone Cable The Cardas Headphone cable was developed specifically for Sennheiser HD-650, HD-600 and HD-580 headphones. It is a shielded, lightweight, flexible, 4 conductor, design. It has a Cardas, 1/4 inch stereo...
Neutral Reference Phono The reference cable in many systems. "Golden Section", Matched Propagation, reference design and construction.
Musician's Reference This Golden Section Stranded, guitar and instrument cable is the industry reference standard. It has extremely low microphonics. While this Golden Section Stranded coaxial earned its name as a Pro...
Golden Presence Video This high performance component video cable uses patented Cardas Golden Ratio, copper conductors developed specifically for high performance video applications. It can be terminated for component RGB or RGB+HV.
Twinlink Speaker Twinlink is a small speaker cable for very efficient home audio speakers and automotive use. 11.5 awg twin-ax construction, Teflon/cotton dielectric "Golden Section" constant Q" enameled litz, shielded.
Golden Presence Phono Very articulate and detailed. "Golden Section", Matched Propagation, non directional reference design and construction.
Golden Cross Phono Warm and musical. Our most popular phono cable. Shown with a straight DIN plug. Available with a straight or right angle DIN plug.
iLink Cable We have adapted our Headphone Cable, with an 1/8" mini plug and dual RCA's, to connect portable players to primary systems. It was designated the "iLink Cable" during development and...