The NP2C-AU-SILENT is a 2 pole 1/4" professional phone plug, gold plated contacts, red coating, silent switch
Special version of 2 pole plug with integrated switch which automatically mutes (shorts) a guitar cable to avoid annoying pops and squeals when hot swapping guitars. The integrated silent switch is based on the REED technology and guarantees a lifetime beyond 10'000 mating cycles.
Please note that the signal isn't muted with active electric bass guitars which have a tip-ring-sleeve tap to activate the power supply.
Avoid pops and squeals
Hermetically sealed switching contacts
Lifetime beyond 10'000 mating cycles
Slim plug with industry proven and reliable chuck type cable strain relief
Sleek attractive design for convenient handling and connections
Rubber overlay on straight housing for best shock-protection and reliability
L-D versions available which accommodates cable O.D. up to 8 mm
For use with instrument (guitar) applications only. Damage may occur if connected to amplifier output.
Please note that the signal isn't muted with some types of active electric guitars which are equipped with tip-ring-sleeve jacks that tap to activate the guitar power supply.