Musician's Gear Tweed Straight to Right Angle Instrument Cable - ¼" TS to ¼" TS

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90 out of 100. Incorporating 375+ ratings and reviews.

Street Price: 

$19
Musician's Gear Tweed Instrument Guitar Cable

Meta Analysis Overview

Our rating of 90/100 is based on analysis of 375+ sources comprised of online reviews and discussions. Under the Pros and Cons headings below you'll find a condensed analysis of what those owners and users have been saying. Feel free to ask questions or add your thoughts in the comments section.

There's nothing out of the ordinary with this cable, rather it follows tried and tested designs and sticks with them well enough to top others in terms of sales and review ratings.

It features standard 20 AWG OFC conductor wrapped in braided copper shielding, while the gold-tipped metal plugs are protected by heatshrunk tubing that alleviates strain on the solder connections.

However, what seems to have captured most users attention is its vintage style flecked tweed wrap.

Features:

  • 20 AWG OFC
  • Braided Copper Shielding
  • Heatshrunk heavy duty tubing for strain relief
  • Gold-tipped metal plugs
  • Length: 10'
  • Available Lengths: 10' | 20'
  • Available Plugs: Straight or Angled

Pros

From practice, to regular gigs, and even for weekly church use, this cable continues to satisfy users of different backgrounds and musical styles. Value for money remains its main selling point, but it also gets a lot of kudos for its nice appearance, even guitarists who play expensive vintage instruments are pleased. The Musician's Gear Tweed Guitar Cable's is also easy to roll up and untangle, as reported by many users.

Cons

There are some reports of the cable giving out earlier than expected, some after a year, while some just after a few uses. The general impression is that the cable requires proper handling if you want to keep it in good working condition for a long time.

Overall

As long as you're not planning on abusing it, this affordable and good looking guitar cable will get the job done.

Although this was previously on our recommended list, there are now more highly rated options available which you can see in our guide to The Best Guitar / Instrument Cables.