Audioquest BLACK LAB SUB CABLE 5M Subwoofer Lead

Audioquest BLACK LAB SUB CABLE 5M

Subwoofer Lead

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£49
The Audioquest Black Lab Sub Cable has been designed specifically for subwoofers and features a unique grouding cable to minimise hum.

Unique grounding cable

In most cases this won't be needed but if you suffer excessive hum from your subwoofer, then the Black Lab should be able to help. By connecting the ground cable to the metal chassis of your sub and the ground on your amp, earth hum problems should be solved.

Solid-core conductors for low distortion
For many years Audioquest has advocated solid-core rather than multi-strand cables. Electrical and magnetic interaction between strands in conventional cables can cause distortion, giving an unnatural edge to the sound and picture. Using Long-Grain Copper, the Audioquest Black Lab gives a cleaner, clearer sound than regular cables using OFHC (Oxygen-Free High-Conductivity) copper, thanks to fewer impurities.

Air-filled foamed-polyethylene insulation
Wire insulation can cause an imperfect signal by absorbing energy and then releasing it as distortion. The Black Lab uses air-filled Foamed-Polyethylene as air absorbs next to no energy and Polyethylene is low-loss and has a benign distortion profile. The result is reduced distortion for an even purer sound quality.

Cold-welded, gold-plated plugs
By using a high pressure weld rather than solder, there's less chance of a faulty connection between cable and plug. Not only does this lead to a more reliable connection in the long term but it also ensures low resistance and, hence, low distortion connection for the entire life of the cable.

Treat your subwoofer to a cable that's designed to get the best from it - the Audioquest Black Lab.

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For purchases over £500, pay a 10% deposit now and the balance in 6 months. Pay the balance in full before the end of the 6 months and there is no interest to pay whatsoever, just a one-off settlement fee of £29. Find out more

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The Audioquest Black Lab Sub Cable has been designed specifically for subwoofers and features a unique grouding cable to minimise hum.

Unique grounding cable

In most cases this won't be needed but if you suffer excessive hum from your subwoofer, then the Black Lab should be able to help. By connecting the ground cable to the metal chassis of your sub and the ground on your amp, earth hum problems should be solved.

Solid-core conductors for low distortion
For many years Audioquest has advocated solid-core rather than multi-strand cables. Electrical and magnetic interaction between strands in conventional cables can cause distortion, giving an unnatural edge to the sound and picture. Using Long-Grain Copper, the Audioquest Black Lab gives a cleaner, clearer sound than regular cables using OFHC (Oxygen-Free High-Conductivity) copper, thanks to fewer impurities.

Air-filled foamed-polyethylene insulation
Wire insulation can cause an imperfect signal by absorbing energy and then releasing it as distortion. The Black Lab uses air-filled Foamed-Polyethylene as air absorbs next to no energy and Polyethylene is low-loss and has a benign distortion profile. The result is reduced distortion for an even purer sound quality.

Cold-welded, gold-plated plugs
By using a high pressure weld rather than solder, there's less chance of a faulty connection between cable and plug. Not only does this lead to a more reliable connection in the long term but it also ensures low resistance and, hence, low distortion connection for the entire life of the cable.

Treat your subwoofer to a cable that's designed to get the best from it - the Audioquest Black Lab.
Length Of Cable 5 m
Type Of Cable Subwoofer
Brand Audioquest
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great product Happy with quality and price, would buy again for future connections.
Date published: 2018-06-27
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Return I will be returning the cables and the DAC which has lasted all of five days before packing up
Date published: 2018-04-25
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Not needed Used high level connection supplied by REL. much better than low level connection.
Date published: 2018-04-13
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Quality product Works very well with my Cambridge audio subwoofer does what it has to do
Date published: 2018-03-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fixed my hum! Thanks to richer sounds my problem of subwoofer hum has been resolved, it had become a real annoyance trying many different things to get rid of the ground loop in my system nothing worked! I came across this cable that described fixing my problem with the added earth cable it worked a treat , delivery as usual was pretty much next day as I ordered late in the afternoon. Thanks again.
Date published: 2017-08-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great value for money Very pleased with this product Good sound from a lead that is flexible and not bulky
Date published: 2017-07-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice design, good quality build, does the job Nice design, good quality build, does the job, will buy next if needed
Date published: 2017-02-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from More "woof" for your sub! A well made cable, I bought this as a punt on account of its built-in grounding cable. Previously I have used co-ax sub cables (including Cambridge and Monster) and had the issue that the active sub would give a loud 'thump' sound if moved for cleaning or repositioning. This happened with my previous Mission sub linked to a pioneer amp, and my current M-3 Mission sub, paired with a Yamaha RX-V673 amp. I grounded both the amp and the sub using the grounding cable, and the problem has disappeared. I would also note the positive grip of the terminal plugs with this cable, which came as a pleasant surprise, as I thought they looked a bit lightweight out of the box. The cable is thinner than previous cables I have used, but you would not know it from the sound, which remains as full if not fuller than before.Its svelte form makes it more flexible and placeable; I am very satisfied with the performance of this cable.
Date published: 2017-02-06
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Lowest price guaranteed!

We’ll beat any genuine advertised price, even from the web & give you up to £100!

We're confident that our prices are amongst the very keenest out there, so we've made it as easy as pie to qualify for our Price Beat. Richer Sounds also guarantees to beat web prices, and Price Beat is even valid for 7 days after purchase, so if you've seen a cheaper price, let us know, and we'll happily beat that price by up to £100!

Products must be brand new, boxed, carry a comparable guarantee and be in stock at time of purchase. Richer Sounds price used to compare will be net of any voucher / trade in discounts.
T&Cs apply

Free UK delivery

Next day delivery and timed options available. Please see checkout for further details.

Buy now, pay later available
on purchases over £500

We offer 6 month interest free options. Call or ask in-store for details

For purchases over £500, pay a 10% deposit now and the balance in 6 months. Pay the balance in full before the end of the 6 months and there is no interest to pay whatsoever, just a one-off settlement fee of £29. Find out more

 Disabled assistance

Richer Sounds are happy to offer FREE delivery on all our products to blind, partially sighted and disabled customers.

Please place orders online, then contact webaftersales@richersounds.com who will advise on how to arrange the refund of your delivery charge