The benefits of applying DeoxIT gold are: Please select this option from the above ‘Contact Enhancer’ drop-down menu and our engineers will apply the contact solution to your cable connectors prior to shipping. Painstaking care is taken to evaluate the highest quality materials and design for every application. A test button and LED allow for the occasional battery check. So, what does that all mean to me?The end result of conditioning cables with the Nordost VIDAR is improved sound staging, increased detail, and an overall more musical presentation. Our cable burn-in service is a non-chargeable service and is provided by Future Shop at its discretion. READ MORE ABOUT THE NORDOST VIDAR CABLE TREATMENT, Open Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:30 (GMT). AudioQuest Water for sale. The Water interconnect features Triple-Balanced Geometry and asymmetrical signal and ground impedance. $17.00 shipping. The conductor surface is the only area of the conductor with 100% current density at all frequencies. AudioQuest is a premier provider of high-performance audio video cables and accessories sold in hundreds of outlets in the USA, Europe and in over sixty countries. AudioQuest – Netherlands ® ... Analog Interconnects Bridges & Falls Series ... WATER EARTH WIND FIRE WILD BLUE YONDER WEL SIGNATURE. They are also used for connecting a subwoofer to a pre amp or a surround sound processor or AV receiver for home theater. Because the ground shells are stamped instead of machined, the metal can be chosen for low distortion instead of machine ability. Wind is a great interconnect by any measure and, though not inexpensive, is nonetheless a superb value. Audioquest Water Analogue Interconnects. This includes Northern Ireland, Jersey and Guernsey. Features: Solid Perfect-Surface Copper+ (PSC+) Conductors Solid conductors prevent both strand-to-strand contacts and magnetic interaction, major sources of distortion. Offering an extraordinary combination of performance and value, Water is the entry-level model of AudioQuest’s award-winning Elements Series of interconnects. (Wild Blue Yonder’s silver conductors get silver paste.) We offer 'Free UK delivery on orders over £99' subject to the following terms & conditions: Free Delivery on orders over £99 utilises Royal Mail First Class postal service for items weighing under 2KG. Call us on 0800 772 3688 or 0208 905 1555, Prefer email? JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. The music just keeps on coming too, because that Elements interconnect range includes Earth, Wind, and Fire (oh, and Water). To ensure the best possible connection between your system, Future Shop recommends the DeoxIT Gold G-Series contact enhancer. Solid conductors are fundamental toward achieving Water’s very clean sound. Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Next > aorecords Forum Resident Thread Starter. Electrical and magnetic interaction between strands in a conventional cable is the greatest source of distortion, often causing a somewhat dirty, harsh sound. Break-in on AQ Cables may be required for optimal performance. Cables are burnt-in for the selected time period AFTER your order has been processed. The Elements employ Triple-Balanced Geometry and asymmetrical signal and ground impedance. We offer the following shipping services: Deliveries outside of the EU are not subject to 20% VAT and so the 20% tax on items is automatically deducted when you login or register.We offer the following shipping services: Where the actual weight of the package significantly exceeds the shipping cost charged on orders, we may write to you for an additional shipping charge. This may vary from manufacturer to manufacturer. Water ultilises the Carbon-Based 6-Layer Noise-Dissipation System (NDS) to prevent most RFI from reaching the equipment’s ground plane. 0 bids. The age of the company is reflected in the experience and quality of the products it produces. Tonearm Cables WILDCAT COUGAR LEOPARD WILD LP WEL SIGNATURE LP GROUNDGOODY PSS SILVER GROUNDGOODY PSC+ COPPER. AudioQuest pays special attention to the plating it uses over its connectors’ carefully crafted base metals. AudioQuest, however, uses Polyethylene Air-Tube Insulation on both conductors, for increased geometry stabilization and improved clarity. If you have an immediate question email us. Orders received before 4.30pm Monday to Friday (excluding Bank Holidays) are usually dispatched the same day by FIRST CLASS post (unless premium postal or timed courier services are selected), subject to stock availability. AudioQuest Water Interconnect. For International orders, we use FedEx Services where customers have selected this option. Audioquest - Water Audio Interconnect RCA Cable. Where items are returned, the refund due will be the cost of the item less any postage costs. DHL Express International - Items are usually delivered within 48 hours. Please note, special orders for non-standard cable lengths or custom-made cables may be subject to longer delivery time-scales. Free Delivery on orders over £99 utilises Royal Mail First Class postal service for items weighing under 2KG. The careful combination of high-quality materials and sophisticated design will bring new life to your system and put a smile on your face. AudioQuest's highest-performing tier of audio interconnects leads off with Water. Specifications – AudioQuest River XLR Cables The three conductors in “Triple-Balanced” Water cables ensure that whether prepared with RCA or XLR plugs, the positive and negative signals have equally low-distortion conducting paths. AudioQuest Water for sale. Applies only to deliveries to addresses within mainland UK and Northern Ireland addresses. The best copper and silver conductor metals have fewer grain boundaries and low oxygen content for low distortion and high performance. By entering a quantity of 1, you will get a cable for a single speaker e.g. During the burn-in process, ultra-low frequencies penetrate deep into the core of the cable. AudioQuest reviews & products With more than 40 years’ independent reviewing experience you can trust our recommendations and buy with confidence. Wire insulation and circuit board materials all absorb energy (loss). I recently made the upgrade from the AQ Tower to the Golden Gate rca interconnects. PE Air-Tube Insulation causes much less of the out-of-focus effect common to other materials. Over 98% of our orders are usually delivered the next working day including Saturdays. When used single-ended with RCA plugs, the 1 larger conductor is used for positive and the 2 single-gauge-smaller conductors are combined to provide a ground reference which has 59% lower impedance than the signal conductor. Royal Mail First Class International Tracked Airmail Services - Items are usually delivered within 3 to 7 working days. The Water interconnect features Triple-Balanced Geometry and asymmetrical signal and ground impedance. Tonearm Cables GROUNDGOODY PSC+ COPPER GROUNDGOODY PSS SILVER WILDCAT COUGAR LEOPARD WILD LP WEL SIGNATURE LP. This service is offered at Future Shop's discretion and we cannot guarantee all burn-in requests are fully completed during busy periods. All of Water's conductors use PE Air-Tube Insulation because air absorbs next to no energy, and Polyethylene is low-loss and has a benign distortion profile. We use the Royal Mail for delivery of small packages and DPD or Interlink Express for items that weigh over 2KG. Subwoofer Cables BLACK LAB GREYHOUND IRISH RED BOXER HUSKY WOLF WILD DOG. FedEx orders must be received by 3.00pm for next day service to most destinations in Europe, Federal Express International Economy - Item are usually delivered within 48 to 72 hours. Preventing captured RF Interference from modulating the equipment’s ground reference requires AQ’s Noise-Dissipation System. The Cold-Welded System refers to a combination of high pressure at the point of contact and the use of copper- or silver-impregnated paste. You will not be eligible for free delivery on your order if any items are cancelled or returned for a refund, bringing the total order amount below £99. All Rights Reserved. In Water, we found a cable so well-matched to PS Audio PerfectWave products that we fell in love. DeoxIT Gold penetrates plated surfaces, molecularly bonding to the base metals to seal and protect both surfaces. This plug design also enables a perfect heat-free connection between cable and plug. AudioQuest was created in 1980 by Bill Low. Subwoofer Cables BLACK LAB GREYHOUND IRISH RED BOXER HUSKY WOLF WILD DOG. Check out the ranges of Analogue AudioQuest Interconnects here. For items weighing over 2KG, we use DPD or Interlink Express next working day services which deliver from 9.00am to 6pm within mainland UK. AudioQuest has developed many new and interesting cable technologies since Amazon (see sidebar). From $879.95 View. Conductor metal quality is critical for the best cable performance. We reserve the right to change or discontinue 'Free delivery on orders over £99 promotion at any time. AudioQuest Water interconnects feature advanced geometry, Solid-Perfect Surface Copper+ (PSC+) connectors, AQ’s 72V Dielectric-Bias System, Polyethylene Air-Tube insulation, and a multi-layer Noise-Dissipation System comprising alternating layers of reflective metal and … Because air absorbs next to no energy and Polyethylene is low-loss and has a benign distortion profile, Polyethylene Air-Tube Insulation, with its high air content, causes much less of the out-of-focus effect common to other materials.With AQ’s Water analog interconnects, the audio system’s focus and dynamics are vastly improved. For larger orders, items may be shipped in multiple packets. DHL orders must be received by 3:30pm in order to ship items the same day, subject to stock availability. However, during extremely busy periods, we regret we may not be able to meet demand for all requests due to the limited connections available on the Nordost Vidar cable conditioning machines. Applies only to orders that are to be delivered to a single Mainland UK delivery address. or Buy It Now. Royal Mail First Class International Untracked Airmail Services - Items are usually delivered within 15 working days. This is a £3000 machine that will optimise the performance of your cables from day one. FedEx orders must be received by 3.00pm in order to ship items the same day, subject to stock availability. Each cable features three solid copper conductors to virtually eliminate electrical and magnetic interference that can add brittleness to the sound. DeoxIT Gold is carefully applied to the plug contacts of your cable and is a unique conditioning solution designed to improve conductivity and provide long-lasting protection on gold, base metals and other precious metal contacts and connections. We can burn-in your cable for up to 96 hours FREE of charge using our Nordost VIDAR cable burner. This function neutralises the electrical charges discussed above. AudioQuest Water Interconnect Cables, XLR, Pair. In a PS Audio PerfectWave System, AudioQuest Water balanced or single-ended RCA interconnects tie together every piece of audio gear, from the BHK 250 Stereo or BHK 300 Monoblock amplifiers to the DirectStream DAC and everything in between. All audio cables are directional. Solid-core conductors offer a complete and compelling solution to this problem. All the bases are covered in that there seems to be a cable for every budget. © 2005 - 2021 Futureshop.co.uk. Price. In the digital domain, this would be referred to as aliasing products. To provide the best possible performance for each application, AudioQuest designs each of its connectors from the ground up. We guarantee delivery to most UK addresses by 1pm the next working day. With these audioquest interconnects vs the monster however, I would say the difference is certainly there, but you're spending anywhere near a quarter of a thousand dollars, for that price I want to be floored by the difference. Insulation is also a "dielectric" because it is inside the conductor's magnetic field. These beat frequencies penetrate all layers of the cable. The ultra-high frequencies zip along the surface. From $599.95 ... AudioQuest Wind Interconnects. Semi-Solid Concentric Packed Conductors avoid many strand-interaction distortion mechanisms. It provides a very wide band and deep conditioning into the conductor core, which produces changes in the way signals pass through the metal. If this is the case, the item will be shipped via The Royal Mail Special Delivery service as soon as the cable is custom made. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser. Custom-length cables are burnt-in for the selected time period AFTER they have be terminated by the manufacturer or our engineers. Extremely high-purity Perfect-Surface Copper+ further minimizes distortion caused by grain boundaries, which exist within any metal conductor, nearly eliminating harshness and greatly increasing clarity compared to OFHC, OCC, 8N and other coppers. Federal Express International Priority - Items are usually delivered within 48 hours. Water is the first cable in the 'Elements' series of analogue interconnects by AudioQuest. Now $599.95. We are pleased to offer a free cable burn-in service for this cable when purchased through Future Shop. If Paul’s reference AudioQuest Fire balanced interconnects aren’t in the budget, the obvious choice is AudioQuest Water. Royal Mail First Class International Tracked Airmail - Items are usually delivered within 10-15 working days. For items weighing over 2KG, we use DPD next working day services which deliver from 9.00am to 6pm within mainland UK (excludes Royal Mail Special Delivery Services and timed next day delivery services by UK Mail). These components are crucial to the overall performance of the cable. Contact for Pricing. When high-purity low-oxide copper is kept as soft, pure and smooth as possible, it becomes a wonderfully low-distortion PSC+ conductor. DHL orders must be received by 3:30pm for next day service to most destinations in Europe, Federal Express International Priority - Items are usually delivered within 24 to 48 hours. Unless you select a premium service, Items weighing under 2KG are delivered using our standard UK delivery option above. We test every product as a team in our bespoke listening rooms – find out more about how we test on our About Us page. I am the original owner and they were purchased from an authorized dealer in Denver, CO. From $1,699.95 View. It neutralises charges that build up around the cables and the insulation. All of Water's conductors are solid. Discussion in 'Audio Hardware' started by aorecords, Jan 27, 2019. Share. These components are crucial to the overall performance of a cable. Water. Proprietary metal-processing technology protects the wire’s surface at every stage of drawing and fabrication. I was elated with this upgrade. Like us, you’ll want to enjoy the purity of music through AudioQuest Water. The Americas | Irvine CA, USA; Solid conductors prevent both electrical and magnetic strand-to-strand interaction, major sources of distortion. Each cable features three solid copper conductors to virtually eliminate electrical and magnetic interference that can add brittleness to the sound. All insulation slows down the signal on the conductor inside. Better insulation reduces distortion by absorbing less energy. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser. 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