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Offline pursuitofnow

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TWL Obsession vs Silver Statement
« on: January 11, 2019, 07:03:32 AM »
I'm considering these two cables and not quite sure the differences between them other than the NCF connectors. Is that accurate or are there other differences? Thanks!
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Re: TWL Obsession vs Silver Statement
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2019, 09:46:54 AM »
Hey Jim,
Yes, both "Silver Statement" and "Obsession NCF" build topologies are the same except for the connectors utilized.

The "Silver Statement" utilizes the solid silver (99.99% OCC Pure Silver) IeGO inner connector (8095CT-Ag) mated to my custom, CNC-machined aluminum & carbon fiber outer connector body.



The "Obsession NCF" utilizes the very expensive Furutech FI-50 NCF series of connectors. See http://www.furutech.com/2015/11/18/12059/. They are $385 EACH for both NEMA-5 & C13 IEC connectors! Hence, the price difference between the two cables...



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Re: TWL Obsession vs Silver Statement
« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2019, 10:18:06 AM »
Thank you, Pete. Very helpful :)
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Re: TWL Obsession vs Silver Statement
« Reply #3 on: January 12, 2019, 12:33:50 PM »
  Worth every penny spent.


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Re: TWL Obsession vs Silver Statement
« Reply #4 on: January 12, 2019, 09:19:57 PM »
Charles, do you use both of them or prefer one over the other?
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Re: TWL Obsession vs Silver Statement
« Reply #5 on: January 16, 2019, 08:38:09 AM »
Charles, do you use both of them or prefer one over the other?


   What is better in my system may not be the same in yours. Just try them. Decware love all silver, hint, hint.


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