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Beeswax fuses

Discussion in 'trade discussion' started by Purité Audio, Dec 6, 2016.

  1. formbypc

    formbypc pfm Member

    Hang on, aren't you usually the first to jump in and decry this method?
  2. formbypc

    formbypc pfm Member

    From http://highend-electronics.com/products/audio-magic-premiere-beeswax-super-fuse

    Parenthetic comments in bold are mine

    "NOW NEW! Beeswax SHD - Super High Definition!

    The new Beeswax SHD fuse incorporates a triple layer design with 2 new proprietary components to make the fuse even quieter with a better transfer of current and relocation of the Bees Wax inside of the fuse for better stability.

    (Where was it before, if not 'inside the fuse'? Smeared around the outside of the glass?)

    Audio Magic latest fuse in the Premiere line - The "Beeswax" Premiere Super Fuse. The Beeswax version is identical to the Premiere version the only difference is Audio Magic uses Beeswax instead of the normal anti vibration fluid, this gives the fuse a very organic flavor but maintains the detail, dynamics and everything the Premier does. The production of this fuse is very difficult, very hard to get the Beeswax into the fuse but the organic sound is too good to ignore.

    Audio Magic Premiere SUPER fuse:
    The Audio Magic Premiere SUPER fuse incorporates Audio Magic's anti vibration fluid to stop the element from vibrating at 50/60 hz and then the blackout powder super mix to absorb all EMI and RFI riding the element as well as ambient sources and insert a new HRC core which allows the signal to travel through the fuse in a more cohesive and linear manner. The Premier (make up your mind - is it Premiere or Premier?) SUPER fuse is 30% better (how much? Not 25%, not 40%, but 30% exactly ...) than the Audio Magic's original SUPER fuse in every way!

    Much more detail top to bottom, wider and deeper soundstage, much better inner detail, layering, and a lot more air around instruments and voices."
  3. Purité Audio

    Purité Audio Trade: Purite Audio

  4. Still

    Still absolute unit

    Don't give up the day job.
  5. Purité Audio

    Purité Audio Trade: Purite Audio

    Some sage advice here,
    In my experience, you simply need to have a short listen with the new fuse in each direction to determine whether there is any significant directionality and which orientation you prefer. With some fuses, Padis for example, the sound was noticeably more open and timed better in one direction however I did not hear a significant difference with the orientation of the SR Black.

  6. anotherdom

    anotherdom pfm Member

    Well that'll be because of the way the wire was extruded won't it? If you get it right the electrons find it easier to get through, ergo improved micro-dynamics.

    Not a serious post, incidentally!
  7. coupe-sport

    coupe-sport pfm Member

    Surely all competently designed fuses should sound the same :D

    I did wonder if someone had hacked Keith's account but it seems not. 2016 has been a strange year...
  8. rn82497

    rn82497 pfm Member

    What I find difficult is the blatant inconsistencies in the arguments used. Almost as changeable as the weather. :(

  9. Purité Audio

    Purité Audio Trade: Purite Audio

    Just for the sake of clarity, I only post this stuff for light entertainment ,I don't sell or recommend any foo products, the fact that a 'dealer' would recommend fuses or post that' advice' obscene , and the fact that someone might actually believe it defies belief.
  10. G T Audio

    G T Audio Trade: Distributor and Manufacturer

    Pot and kettle spring to mind Keith? :rolleyes:
  11. Purité Audio

    Purité Audio Trade: Purite Audio

    'I drove eight hundred miles ,didn't receive one single enquiry and was told my amps were shit',
    Still brings a smile to my face,Graham.
  12. G T Audio

    G T Audio Trade: Distributor and Manufacturer

    Brings a smile to my face too Keith seeing what happened to the guy who made that comment!
  13. sq225917

    sq225917 situation engineer

    I'm amazed anyone doesn't see Keith's clearly taking the piss. A foo fuse is about as ridiculous as it gets.
  14. oldie

    oldie pfm Member

    I've been informed of a new world beater fuse that has been filled with a vibration damping fluid whose composition has been a bit of a manufacturing secrete but it seems that the fuse had been very carefully filled with CH2NO3CHNO3CH2NO3 the claim is that it gives as the American manufacture claims more bangs for your bucks
  15. misterdog

    misterdog Not the canine kind

    So the fuse always stays hard ?

    Fuse equivalent of a priapism.
  16. graystoke4

    graystoke4 pfm Member

    O SHIT iv'e just bought half a dozen, and they an't cheep
  17. Barrymagrec

    Barrymagrec pfm Member

    Wasn`t there a film about the delivery of a lorry load of these fuses over dangerous mountain roads somewhere in South America?
  18. crimsondonkey

    crimsondonkey pfm Member

    Always amuses me that some people who actually fall for this kind of shit (also no mention yet of the quantum tunnelling technology that obviously makes these £80 fuses a relative bargain), are the ones who get so shit flingingly upset when you point out what utter hogwash they've swallowed!

    Just proves the saying that it's easier to fool a man than it is to convince him that he's been fooled!
  19. rich46

    rich46 quad rules

    for guys who haven't any thing worth to waste their money on .
  20. Martyn Miles

    Martyn Miles Trade: MGM Audio

    I must get some Beeswax fuses for my kettle plug.
    Those Twinings Breakfast tea bags will taste even better...

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