Cable heat shrink info:
Van Damme Pro Grade Classic XKE Instrument Cable is a relatively low capacitance unbalanced audio cable for use with guitars, keyboards and other unbalanced output devices. Its tight construction and dual screens of conductive thermoplastic and close lapped copper ensure noise free handling and excellent noise rejection making this cable ideal for on stage use.
Neutrik Silent Straight (NP2X-AU-SILENT)Neutrik Gold Plated Straight (NP2X-B)
Neutrik NP2X-AU-Silent - automatically mutes (shorts) an instrument (guitar) cable to avoid annoying pops and squeals when changing the instrument (guitar) under load.
For use with instrument (guitar) applications only. Damage may occur if connected to the amplifier output. Please note that 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.