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Opinions of Canare 4S11 speaker wire?

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#1 of 4 Michael S

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Posted October 19 2003 - 04:30 PM

Am considering DIY biwire speaker wires using Canare 4S11 wire and would appreciate any opinions of this wire. Thanks

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#2 of 4 Vince Maskeeper

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Posted October 20 2003 - 12:46 AM

I've been doing some beta tests with this stuff- and overall it's pretty good. My only complain is that it appears to be a bit "overkill" in terms of size-- but sonically I have no complaints.

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#3 of 4 Michael S

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Posted October 20 2003 - 01:11 AM

Vince--at 69 cents a foot, this speaker wire seemed too good to be true--thus my question regarding opinions of it. Thanks

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#4 of 4 Mark Rich

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Posted October 20 2003 - 08:08 AM

The Canare 4S11 speaker cable is decent as far as regular speaker wire is concerned, nothing special. I have my surrounds wired with it and in all honesty could not tell the difference between it and the 12 awg monster they replaced. Before placing it in surround duty I did try it for LCR duty and found I preferred the Nordost cable. FWIW speakers are Paradigm (60's and CC)
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