good speakon to 1/4 inch speaker cables

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by CaptainWally, Dec 7, 2001.

  1. CaptainWally

    CaptainWally Booger Guy

    Oct 21, 2000
    Sandy Eggo, CA
    I need a suggestion for a good brand of
    speakon to 1/4 cable to run from my power
    amp to speakers.

    Where to buy as well?

  2. Does anyone know where to get one that's not 25 feet long. It's just going from head to speaker. 3-5 feet should be fine.
  3. CaptainWally

    CaptainWally Booger Guy

    Oct 21, 2000
    Sandy Eggo, CA
    my thoughts exactly

    3ft would be fine
  4. JMX

    JMX Vorsprung durch Technik

    Sep 4, 2000
    Cologne, Germany
    Make your own. It's easy, and you'll be grateful for the ability to do it. It'll come handy on a gig when you have a broken cable.
  5. blamkin


    Nov 28, 2001
    Broomfield, Co
    Robb's Music in Boulder has 6 footers -- I just bought 15' speakon to banana (per Eden's recommendation) there.

  6. If you want a premium quality cable, (AllHail) Bob Gollihur makes and sells them from his site.
    Scroll down to the bottom of the page.
  7. RAM


    May 10, 2000
    Chicago, IL
    I have one that's 3 feet long. It's made by Tara Labs. Bought it from

    They're expensive, but some say are by far the best cables out there.
  8. I agree with JMX. Make your own...then you can have whatever length you want in whatever configuration you want.
  9. Jerry J

    Jerry J Supporting Member

    Mar 27, 2000
    P-town, OR
    I bought several at GC in the Pro Audio area. These are marketed by Ampeg and are 6' long. I think that I paid $18 where as I seem to remember them being $30 at BassNW. Of course BNW will match or beat anyones prices.
  10. boogiebass


    Aug 16, 2000
  11. bassboat


    Sep 27, 2001
    I got some Monster Cables with Neutrik speakons. They seem better made than the chinese knock-offs.