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Author:  ie_ie [ Fri Jun 30, 2017 9:22 am ]
Post subject:  DR Acoustics Cables anyone??

Hey cable believers this post is directed at you ......anyone try cables from this Canadian company??

DR Acoustics ??

https://www.dracoustics.com/en/

Any feedback ?


they had a recent writeup on 6moons for a high priced power cord, i am looking to try out their Digital Marvel 75 cord.

Author:  Takira71A [ Fri Jun 30, 2017 1:25 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: DR Acoustics Cables anyone??

When you examine the Company 'Contact Us' Address and Phone Number...
It does not exactly inspire confidence.

However, if you want to waste your $$$$$ on 'say' a 1 AWG Power Cord...
Then these are your guys.

https://www.dracoustics.com/en/product/ ... rence-ncf/
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Otherwise, I would just 'Pass' on that $1000 USD Digital Marvel Cable.

Author:  KJT1 [ Fri Jun 30, 2017 2:31 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: DR Acoustics Cables anyone??

Takira71A wrote:
When you examine the Company 'Contact Us' Address and Phone Number...
It does not exactly inspire confidence.

However, if you want to waste your $$$$$ on 'say' a 1 AWG Power Cord...
Then these are your guys.

https://www.dracoustics.com/en/product/ ... rence-ncf/
--
Otherwise, I would just 'Pass' on that $1000 USD Digital Marvel Cable.

I believe the op was asking for opinions from folks who feel that cables make a difference, thus the " hey cable believers this post is directed at you ". Just sayin.

Author:  PappyBlue [ Fri Jun 30, 2017 3:16 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: DR Acoustics Cables anyone??

Takira71A wrote:
When you examine the Company 'Contact Us' Address and Phone Number...
It does not exactly inspire confidence.


Why ? Could you elaborate ? It seems like a legit address and phone number unless I'm missing something.

Author:  Vinyl Guy [ Fri Jun 30, 2017 3:38 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: DR Acoustics Cables anyone??

I have never heard of this company before.

Author:  Ants [ Fri Jun 30, 2017 3:45 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: DR Acoustics Cables anyone??

A somewhat new player but they have been present at the last two Montreal hi-fi shows. Although I have never used their products personally, there are a few folks I've met who have and seem to like the companies offerings.

Author:  Takira71A [ Fri Jun 30, 2017 4:06 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: DR Acoustics Cables anyone??

KJT1 wrote:
I believe the op was asking for opinions from folks who feel that cables make a difference, thus the " hey cable believers this post is directed at you ". Just sayin.

Just FYI... I firmly believe that Cables do make a difference!

“It is not really wise to make too many assumptions when you don’t yet have all the facts to do so.
You may believe your conclusions are logical... While they may turn out to be totally wrong.”
~~ S. Sanders. ~~

Author:  KJT1 [ Fri Jun 30, 2017 4:23 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: DR Acoustics Cables anyone??

Takira71A wrote:
KJT1 wrote:
I believe the op was asking for opinions from folks who feel that cables make a difference, thus the " hey cable believers this post is directed at you ". Just sayin.

Just FYI... I firmly believe that Cables do make a difference!

“It is not really wise to make too many assumptions when you don’t yet have all the facts to do so.
You may believe your conclusions are logical... While they may turn out to be totally wrong.”
~~ S. Sanders. ~~

Well, you would never know it from the tone of your post.

Author:  Takira71A [ Fri Jun 30, 2017 4:49 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: DR Acoustics Cables anyone??

KJT1 wrote:
Well, you would never know it from the tone of your post.

Since, you like playing 'Word Association' so much...

What is "Quartz/Silicon Tetroxide" ???

Author:  KJT1 [ Fri Jun 30, 2017 4:52 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: DR Acoustics Cables anyone??

Takira71A wrote:
KJT1 wrote:
Well, you would never know it from the tone of your post.

Since, you like playing 'Word Association' so much...

What is "Quartz/Silicon Tetroxide" ???

What, you don't know?.
And how is this helping the op?.

Author:  Takira71A [ Fri Jun 30, 2017 4:57 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: DR Acoustics Cables anyone??

KJT1 wrote:
... And how is this helping the op?.

https://www.dracoustics.com/en/componen ... facturing/

Author:  David P [ Fri Jun 30, 2017 5:01 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: DR Acoustics Cables anyone??

I have their entry level power cable which seems to be a very nice addition to my system. It is solidly made ,flexible and looks impressive. I'm not sure I could describe any particular sonic trait other than to say that my system has sounded great since I've added it. It replaced a decent qualify aftermarket cord that I bought here on CAM. Value wise I'd have to say it has been a no-brainer; I won it at the Montreal Audio Show this year. They seem like nice folks with nice products to me.

Author:  mac10 [ Fri Jun 30, 2017 5:05 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: DR Acoustics Cables anyone??

Funny but when I read Takira71A I post I assumed he was asking for people who had any knowledge or experience with DR cables. Personally I don't understand how anyone would misinterpret the question. Then again, Murphy's law, no mater how well you think you explained sometime, someone doesn't or didn't understand it. I have read about DR and I think I've seen them at the audio show or perhaps online but, I have no practical experience with them.

Author:  KJT1 [ Fri Jun 30, 2017 5:18 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: DR Acoustics Cables anyone??

mac10 wrote:
Funny but when I read Takira71A I post I assumed he was asking for people who had any knowledge or experience with DR cables. Personally I don't understand how anyone would misinterpret the question. Then again, Murphy's law, no mater how well you think you explained sometime, someone doesn't or didn't understand it. I have read about DR and I think I've seen them at the audio show or perhaps online but, I have no practical experience with them.

Funny, if I go back to the start of this thread it appears to be ie_ie asking for help in the initial post but I could be wrong.

Author:  ie_ie [ Fri Jun 30, 2017 6:16 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: DR Acoustics Cables anyone??

KJT1 wrote:
mac10 wrote:
Funny but when I read Takira71A I post I assumed he was asking for people who had any knowledge or experience with DR cables. Personally I don't understand how anyone would misinterpret the question. Then again, Murphy's law, no mater how well you think you explained sometime, someone doesn't or didn't understand it. I have read about DR and I think I've seen them at the audio show or perhaps online but, I have no practical experience with them.

Funny, if I go back to the start of this thread it appears to be ie_ie asking for help in the initial post but I could be wrong.


Yes it was me that asked. With a little research I have found that they have had a presence on audiogon since Decembers 2012. https://www.audiogon.com/stores/drobidoux . What's interesting about that is that they seemed to have sold a number of Shunyata cables. Both Shunyata and DR Audio use "sand" of some sort of silicon tetraoxide/dioxide to dampen vibration and remove EMF.

But I believe Shunyata no longer uses "sand" in their latest models

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