Purchased as a demo pair in late 2015, these cables are superior performers and one step down from the much more expensive Aluminata line. Rated a solid 9 in excellent condition and just broken in. Comes with original wooden shipping box.
As you can see from the photos, spades are on the speaker end, clamping angled bananas on the amp side. These cables are very stiff, but at the same time, easy to manipulate into shape as they stay where you bend them.
This is from the JPS Labs web site:
"What first strikes any listener is the cables ability to
allow for dynamic and detailed reproduction of bass, with speed and depth far
beyond the expectations of the speaker. With midrange and highs, rather than
forcing instruments forward and in your face, Superconductor 3 will increase
space toward the back of the soundstage (depth) while placing each player in
their proper perspective. Space between and around each is evident, such that
each player is allowed to expand and decay in time and space. Any complex
recorded music can be easily disseminated or enjoyed as a whole, while the most
basic are just downright fun to have as welcomed guests.
"These are seriously good speaker cables providing any
loudspeakers with instantaneous power from any sized amplifier. Their huge 5
AWG/16.8 mm2 conductors means no limitations with demanding speakers or longer
lengths, while our Alumiloy wire allows for maximum subtle nuance with low
power tube gear, high sensitivity loudspeakers, or low volume listening. Tube
or solid state amps equally enjoy these non-reactive nature of these high
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