High quality professional guitar lead that will last for years. Made with genuine Neutrik NP2X straight silver in colour 1/4" (6.35mm) jack plugs on both ends of the lead and Van Damme XKE Dual Screened silver plated cable, for better sound quality. Neutrik and Van Damme are some of the best branded names in professional audio leads and have the specifications to match so you will get great sound, robustness and reliability from them. Many of our customers comment on the quality of the leads and sound quality over other makes. We make many other leads with other connector combinations please see all the range here
Choose your Van Damme cable length and cable Colour. Black, Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Purple, White. If you want a length that isn't shown or want it a specific length please let us know and we will make it.
Leads made up by us
We have over 25 years experience in the industry. We make the lead up with great care and attention in our workshop and it is fully tested and inspected before leaving us.
This lead is also known as:
TS Screened Lead
Mono 1/4" Jack Lead
2 pole 1/4 Jack Lead
Straight Jack Plug Guitar Lead
Unbalanced 1/4" Jack Plug Lead
Screen Jack Plug Lead
6.35mm Jack Plug Lead
Jack to Jack Unbalanced Screened Lead
All the terms are the same.
Connections are made between the connectors on:
Tip Jack (Hot) - Tip Jack (Hot)
Sleeve Jack (Screen) - Sleeve Jack (Screen)
Cable Length Important - This is cut length and the connector is added to it, this means around 10cm of the cable will be inside the connectors.
For mic/line level use only - this is NOT for connections between an amplifier output to passive speaker.
This lead is a unbalanced configuration, it can be used on equipment that is unbalanced or balanced configurations or a combination of the two.
Please consult your user manual for both of your input and output audio equipment if you are unsure.
Typical applications for this lead:
All equipment must have 1/4" (6.35mm) Jack Sockets on.
Guitar to Guitar amplifier
Can also be used for:
Keyboard to Keyboard amplifier
Unbalanced equipment with jack input and outputs
Aux out on a mixer to active monitor speaker
Mixer main output to active powered speakers unbalanced
Mechanical specification Van Damme Pro Grade XKE Instrument Cable
Material - Bare silver plated ultra pure oxygen free copper wire
Stranding - 3 x 0.20mm
Material - Bare ultra pure oxygen free copper wire
Stranding - 4 x 0.20mm
Material - Foamed Polyethylene
Diameter - 1.60mm ±0.10
Screen 1 Type - 0.40mm conductive thermoplastic
Screen 2 Type - 80 x 0.10mm close lapped oxygen free copper wire
Material - Flexible PVC/Neoprene composite
Average thickness - 1.70mm
Overall diameter - 6.00mm ±0.15
Physical properties un-aged Jacket (at 60ºC)
Tensile strength - >8N/mm2
Elongation - >250%
Heat shock test - 120 ºC x 1 hour – no cracks
Test voltage - 1000 Vdc x 1 minute OK
Conductor Ohm/Km <90
Insulation M Ohm/Km >5000
Capacitance Core to shield pF/m <90
Neutrik make some of the best connectors that are available the world over. There are many copies of the Neutrik connectors available on the internet, don't be fooled by the cheaper makes they may break down and cause problems, why risk it? These are genuine Neutrik connectors.
Van Damme Guitar Cable Lead Neutrik 1/4" Straight Silver Jacks
- Product Code: 1vdnp2xsil