This Flashback Sales 'Pseudo balanced' cable can be used to join the balanced output of a source fitted with a 2 x 6.3mm (TRS) output jack sockets to a Naim power amp, fitted with a 4 pin ring locking DIN input socket.
Most domestic hi-fi equipment requires un-balanced audio
For the very best results when connecting a balanced source to an un-balanced amplifier, a passive or active box should be used to convert the balanced signal to an un-balanced signal properly. The boxes can be found at any good 'pro' audio store, such as Canford Audio.
In some situations, this cable offers a low cost alternative and may help to minimise ground loops.
Suitable Naim power amps include the :-
NAP 90, 100, 140, 150, 155 XS, 180, 200
The cable type is Performance Balanced.
The cable is wired TRS jack tip - signal input in DIN, TRS jack ring - screen of signal input in DIN. The screen of the cable runs its full length from the screen of the jack plug but is not connected to the DIN.
This cable features a ring locking DIN plug, manufactured by Preh, as fitted to original Naim cables.
The 4 pin DIN plug should not be connected to Quad equipment.