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QED Profile 42 White
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The speaker cable that started it all! Launched as QED's first ever speaker cable in 1975 and still in the range today. The Profile 42 Strand strands tall as superb value for money and 'The Go To' entry level speaker cable. 


An entry-level speaker cable that combines convenience and quality, the QED Profile 42 Strand/18 AWG is a real upgrade over bell-wire or basic 24 strand Figure 8 cable and brings a good level of musicality to your audio system.

Offering amazing value for money combined with class leading performance, QED's 42 Strand speaker cable has been in production since 1975 and remains a stalwart of the range.

Continually refined over the years, QED Profile 42 Strand is the perfect choice for use with high quality entry level audio components. QED 42 Strand uses 'figure 8' configuration which, combined with it's great flexibility and rugged construction, makes it idea for use in a wide variety of installations.

Why Choose QED Cables?

In 1973 Bob Abraham and Ian Vine founded QED Audio Products and changed the way people think about hi-fi cables. By the time QED 79 strand was launched in 1978, it wasn’t considered' just another speaker cable' but a serious hi-fi component.

During 1994 QED conducted the most extensive ever scientific investigation into the effects of speaker cable on hi-fi system performance. Read the results in “The Genesis Report”. Hear the results whenever you listen to your favourite music using QED cables.

QED's reputation for innovation and technical excellence is known throughout the world. The latest computer-aided design techniques allow their research and development team to keep pace with technological advances and deliver products that achieve the highest levels of performance and reliability. This is why QED speaker cables are recommended by so many of the world’s leading manufacturers of hi-fi and home theatre equipment.

QED is Europe's number one award winning connectivity brand and has won more prestigious cable awards from ‘What Hi-Fi? Sound & Vision’ magazine than any other brand (Awards 1981–2013).

QED - The Sound Of Science

  • Design: Speaker Cable
  • Construction: 42 superior grade copper strands
  • Cross-Sectional Area: - 0.75mm2/AWG 18
  • Loop Resistance: 46m Ohms/m
  • Capacitance: 49pF/m
  • Inductance: 0.75uH/m
  • Dissipation Factor: 0.0500
  • Jacket Colour: White also available in Black
  • Jacket OD: 5.40mm
  • Use in all installations
  • Country Of Origin: Made In England
  • Manufacturer's Warranty:  Lifetime. Click here for full warranty terms and conditions.
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