D - 501 HYBRID
Cable Type: Screened twin core (Balanced)
Conductor Material: HYBRID: High purity dense Silver coated high purity OFC + Linear Structured Carbon ® saturated layer(s)
Design Purpose / Application Area(s): Tonearm and mixing console / tonearm to preamp, microphone and interlink cable
Eff. Conductor Ø / Eq. AWG No. / Strands: Cores: 0.15 mm² / Cores: AWG 25.4 / Cores: 19; Screen: 96
External Diameter / -Dimensions: 4.5 mm.
Resistance (20 °C / 68 °F): Cores: 11.3 Ohm/100 m.; Screen: 2.3 Ohm/100 m.
Capacitance: Core-core: 75 pF/m.
Characteristic Impedance: -
Insulation / Dielectric Strength / Test Voltage: Cores: Cell PE; Jacket: HULLIFLEX ® 3 / 300 Vrms min.
Connector Types Suitable: Our RCA type C - 5.5; Our tonearm connector; Neutrik XLR; Neutrik 1/4" (6.3 mm.) Jack/Phone plug; Custom mountable on ordered lengths.
Standard Sales Units / -Lengths: 100 m. reels; Other lengths: please consult your van den Hul dealer or the van den Hul distributor in your country.
Jacket Colour(s) Available: Black
Remarks: Our D - 501 SILVER HYBRID is a silver core version of this cable.
For a twin line version of this cable please refer to our D - 502 HYBRID.
RCA connector terminated units are equipped with a ground-end marking sticker.
Related Articles & Papers:
Our unique CARBON & HYBRID TECHNOLOGY: In this interesting “question and answer styled” article A.J. van den Hul discusses the vulnerable properties of metal audio cables in general and goes into great detail about his newly developed HYBRID and LINEAR STRUCTURED CARBON ® audio cable technology. This article answers many important and often posed questions about van den Hul’s audio cable technology and philosophy.
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.