Nordost Norse 2 Tyr 2 Digital Interconnect

1.4991.799

Nordost’s Tyr 2 cables are the top tier of our mid-range, Norse 2 family. The Tyr 2 range yields a realistic yet refined performance from your high-end components thanks to the superior technology it is produced with. The years of research and development put into Nordost’s Reference and Supreme Reference Ranges, such as Dual Mono-Filament technology and mechanically tuned lengths, as well as specially designed, proprietary MoonGlo connectors, have trickled down into the Tyr 2 products, while still maintaining Nordost’s core cable design to unify the cable’s sonic signatures. Tyr 2 cables provide the resolution, acumen and effortless musicality found in only the highest echelons of cables at a more realistic price point.

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TYR 2 DIGITAL INTERCONNECT

Tyr 2 S/PDIF and AES/EBU digital leads are produced using cutting-edge technology, adherence to standards, and precision in workmanship. This extra attention given to our cables during the production phase guarantees the tight tolerance of characteristic impedance necessary to ensure greater musical detail, virtually unimpeded by timing errors or destructive jitter. At their base, both the 75 Ohm and 110 Ohm cables are constructed using silver-plated, solid core, conductors which are suspended in Nordost’s patented Dual Mono-Filament technology, creating a virtual air dielectric. They also both benefit from the implementation of mechanically tuned lengths, which have been meticulously calculated to reduce internal microphony and high frequency impedance resonance in the cable. The combination of these technologies yields cables with the extreme bandwith necessary to accomplish zero-loss data transfer.

The function of these two cables is dictated by their differences in design and build. Tyr 2 75 Ohm S/PDIF Digital Interconnects employ a coaxial design and are terminated with gold-plated Neutrik BNC connectors for correct impedance matching. All Tyr 2 75 Ohm Interconnects are supplied with gold-plated RCA adapters to accommodate their function. Tyr 2 110 Ohm AES/EBU Digital Interconnects use a twinaxial design and are terminated with gold-plated Neutrik XLR connectors, ensuring that they maintain constant impedance throughout the cabling, as well as across terminations.

 

75 OHM SPECIFICATIONS

Insulation: Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene (FEP)
Construction: Mechanically tuned spacing, length and Dual Mono-Filament, co-axial design
Conductors: 1 x 18 AWG
Material: Silver-plated 99.99999% solid core OFC
Capacitance: 15.9 pF/ft
Impedance: 75 Ohm
Overall Shield Coverage: 97%
Velocity of Propagation: 88%
Termination: Gold-plated true 75 Ohm Neutrik BNC. Gold-plated BNC to RCA adapter included.

AVAILABLE CONNECTORS

Heimdall2 Digital Interconnect 75ohm connectors

 

 

110 OHM SPECIFICATIONS

Insulation: Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene (FEP)
Construction: Mechanically tuned spacing, length and Dual Mono-Filament, twin-axial design
Conductors: 2 x 19 AWG
Material: Silver-plated 99.99999% solid core OFC
Capacitance: 11.0 pF/ft
Impedance: 110 Ohm
Overall Shield Coverage: 97%
Velocity of Propagation: 88%
Terminations: Gold-plated true 110 Ohm Neutrik XLR

AVAILABLE CONNECTORS

XLR Connector

Additional meters: 600 euro/1m