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Interconnect Pricing – How Much is Too Much?

Galibier Design - Interconnect Price Curve
Galibier Design - Interconnect Price Curve
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At what price point does the rate of interconnect performance improvement taper off more quickly than the rate at which price increases?

We all know this audio game is one of diminishing returns, and everyone has an opinion about where the inflection point of the price curve lies.

The Headwaters cable project was an exercise in exploring this inflection point.

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A Schröder Tonearm Mod

Galibier Design - Schröder Arm Rest
Galibier Design - Schröder Arm Rest
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It’s no secret that the majority of my customers find themselves with either Kuzma or Schröder tonearms.

Both designers pay meticulous attention to resonance control and energy transfer, and the result is that their designs excel at rendering subtle and dramatic dynamic shadings with a startling sense of realism.

Over the years, I’ve fielded questions about the ergonomic/handling features of both tonearms …
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