CaracterísticasMC - SILVER IT Mk II Balanced
Cable Type: Triaxial (Balanced)
Conductor Material: Strands with a thin high purity Matched Crystal OFC core and a thick High purity dense Matched Crystal Silver layer; Outer screen includes a high purity Matched Crystal Silver ribbon.
Design Purpose / Application Area(s): Interconnect for balanced signal transport at highest quality level
Eff. Conductor Ø / Eq. AWG No. / Strands: Core: 0.382 mm²; Intermediate conductor: 0.318 mm² / Core: AWG 21.3; Intermediate conductor: ~AWG 22 / Core: 19; Intermediate conductor: 72; Screen: 216 + Ag tape
External Diameter / -Dimensions: 7.0 mm.
Resistance (20 °C / 68 °F): Core: 4.54 Ohm/100 m.; Intermediate conductor: 5.14 Ohm/100 m.; Screen: 0.908 Ohm/100 m.
Capacitance: Core-Intermediate conductor: 105 pF/m.; Intermediate conductor-Screen: 85.2 pF/m.
Characteristic Impedance: -
Insulation / Dielectric Strength / Test Voltage: Core and intermediate conductor: PTFE tape; Jacket: HULLIFLEX ® 5 / 300 Vrms min.
Connector Types Suitable: Neutrik XLR; Neutrik 1/4" (6.3 mm.) Jack/Phone plug; Custom mountable on any ordered length.
Standard Sales Units / -Lengths: Stereo pair packed in luxe wooden box with XLR (balanced) connectors in 0.6, 0.8, 1.0, 1.2 and 1.5 m. lengths; Other lengths: please consult your van den Hul dealer or the van den Hul distributor in your country.
Jacket Colour(s) Available: Transparent cobalt blue
(Earlier versions: transparent white)
Remarks: In the MC - SILVER series are also available: The MC - SILVER IT Mk II Coaxial, The MC - SILVER IT 65 G and The MC - SILVER IT Mk II 75 Ohm.
Related Articles & Papers:
Our CABLE FAQ: In this interesting and comprehensive “question and answer styled” document, A.J. van den Hul treats a wide field of frequently asked cable issues in high-end audio and video as well as many other related applications and subjects. A treasure of useful information for anyone dealing with cables in any hi-fi situation. Browsing through it will certainly give you new ideas and insights...
DESIGNER TIPS; A.J. van den Hul gives some helpful hints on getting the best results from your speaker cables and interconnects. A short article from What Hi-Fi, October 1999.
TIPS & HINTS (Designer Tips 2); A longer paper giving yet more helpful hints on getting the best results from your speaker cables and interconnects.
Audio and Video Cable/Connector WIRING DIAGRAMS for DIY purposes; For those wishing to make standard or special cable/connector configurations themselves, this extensive section provides cable wiring diagrams, connector pin designations and much more useful related information.
Our AWG to METRIC conversion chart converts American Wire Gauge numbers to metric diameter, cross-section area and resistance. Some rules of thumb helping you to learn AWG resistance and diameter by head are included.
Hi-fi News & Record Review’s A VAN DEN HUL PROFILE interview, though dating from 1990, provides excellent background information on van den Hul’s patented LINE-CONTACT PHONO STYLUS, its invention and philosophy. Furthermore, van den Hul’s AUDIO CABLE PHILOSOPHY is discussed in detail.