The Effects Of High Resistance Interconnects - diyAudio
Go Back   Home > Forums > Source & Line > Analog Line Level
Home Forums Rules Articles diyAudio Store Gallery Wiki Blogs Register Donations FAQ Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Analog Line Level Preamplifiers , Passive Pre-amps, Crossovers, etc.

Please consider donating to help us continue to serve you.

Ads on/off / Custom Title / More PMs / More album space / Advanced printing & mass image saving
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 15th June 2012, 04:00 PM   #1
Einric is offline Einric  United States
diyAudio Member
Einric's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Bozeman, MT
Default The Effects Of High Resistance Interconnects

In an effort to discover the next great interconnect cable I have thought of something.

Spark plug wire is designed to eliminate EMI & RFI in car electronics.
The resistance per foot is extreme though (2.2kΩ-10kΩ).
What would be the problem with this really high resistance in the interconnect be?
  Reply With Quote
Old 15th June 2012, 04:02 PM   #2
diyAudio Member
Frank Berry's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: Midland, Michigan
Introduction of noise.
  Reply With Quote
Old 15th June 2012, 07:05 PM   #3
DF96 is offline DF96  England
diyAudio Member
Join Date: May 2007
How linear is this resistance?
  Reply With Quote
Old 15th June 2012, 07:37 PM   #4
SY is offline SY  United States
On Hiatus
SY's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Chicagoland
Blog Entries: 2
I did this with carbon fiber in the early 1980s when I was naive enough to believe it would make a difference. Van den Hul did it a few years later as a commercial product. Much hassle, little payoff.
"You tell me whar a man gits his corn pone, en I'll tell you what his 'pinions is."
  Reply With Quote


Hide this!Advertise here!
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
In-depth analysis of effect of high-quality interconnects halfgaar Analog Line Level 7 9th January 2012 05:49 PM
high-power effects adaptations szechuan Instruments and Amps 9 16th April 2011 01:07 PM
negative effects of high frequency filtration? 5spheres Pass Labs 10 31st January 2010 12:01 AM
effects of resistance mismatch in OT svokke Tubes / Valves 3 24th October 2003 08:58 AM
Effects of high heater voltage? JoeBob Tubes / Valves 34 18th April 2003 03:21 PM

New To Site? Need Help?

All times are GMT. The time now is 12:56 PM.

vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 1999-2017 diyAudio

Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2