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D'Addario Planet Waves Circuit Breaker Cable Right Angle-Straight  20 ft.

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Right angle 1/4" connector to straight 1/4" connector.The Planet Waves Circuit Breaker plug has fail-safe operation to save your equipment from loud ...Read More

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Right angle 1/4" connector to straight 1/4" connector.

The Planet Waves Circuit Breaker plug has fail-safe operation to save your equipment from loud pops and squeals when you change guitars with a live amp. When the button is pushed, the cable shorts while remaining plugged into your guitar, making on-stage guitar changes a snap, and eliminating any chance of sound bursts. Once the cable is shorted, remove the cable from the guitar being used and plug the cable into the next instrument. Press the button again to reactivate the cable signal.

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D'Addario Planet WavesCircuit Breaker Cable Right Angle-Straight
 
4.1

(based on 35 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (23)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (4)

73%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Functional (16)
  • Good quality (16)
  • Easy to use (13)
  • Improves sound (9)

Cons

  • Not functional (3)

Best Uses

  • Concerts (12)
  • Practicing (12)
  • Back-up (6)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (16), Professional musician (6)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Planet Waves Circuit Breaker Cable Rocks

I've been using these for years and purchased this one to replace an old one that finally gave out after almost 10 years. I've read a couple reviews where users complained that the angle...Read complete review

I've been using these for years and purchased this one to replace an old one that finally gave out after almost 10 years. I've read a couple reviews where users complained that the angle end wouldn't properly plug in and would pop out of the guitar jack. I've never had this problem and was a little concerned that newer versions might not be as good as the older, original design. My new cable works great with no issues whatsoever. I have two Charvels, a custom Strat and a PRS Custom 22, and the cable works with every guitar without a hitch. I'm thinking maybe lesser expensive guitars might be part of the problem. Manufacturers will always reduce the quality of the electrical components along with everything else to reduce the sell price of their guitars.

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Will Not Stay Plugged In

This Planet Waves Instrument Cable is very disappointing. The 90 deg. end will not stay plugged in - falls out! It is 1/64" shorter than others I have. Did measure it...Read complete review

This Planet Waves Instrument Cable is very disappointing. The 90 deg. end will not stay plugged in - falls out! It is 1/64" shorter than others I have. Did measure it quite closely. Got it to plug into a front plug in guitar. Think their QC or design people missed on this one. Was going to send it back but with the shipping, etc. doesn't seem worth it. Have the same setup with a straight-straight and circuit breaker, it works just fine. Do see that the 90 degree end one is made different than the straight/straight shaft cable. Buy plenty from M-F and Planet Waves will be off my list. Feel that they owe me a operational 90-straight with a circuit breaker instrument cable, for sure.

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5.0

I will buy this circuit breaker cable

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from Cape Coral,Florida

About Me Experienced

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Functional
  • Good Quality
  • Improves Sound

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Concerts

    Comments about D'Addario Planet Waves Circuit Breaker Cable Right Angle-Straight:

    This cable improves the sound

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    2.0

    Told You Before

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    from El Mirage, AZ

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    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

      Cons

      • Not Functional

      Best Uses

        Comments about D'Addario Planet Waves Circuit Breaker Cable Right Angle-Straight:

        Seems I told you this before.......this cable in not functional as in for most guitars. Pops out and will not stay engaged. I get emails from M/F on this cable frequently telling me what the latest person has to say on it. Do like the cable setup with the circuit breaker, works great if the cable stays in place. Not all is lost, if you have some time to modify it a bit. IT IS TOO SHORT ON THE SHAFT BY 1/16" so I filed the back end to make it a tad bit longer and works great for me. Come on Planet Waves get it right to begin with and all us guitar guys will be happy..

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        1.0

        Do not buy! Pops out of socket.

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        from Fairbanks

        About Me Experienced

        Pros

        • Good Quality

        Cons

        • Not Functional

        Best Uses

          Comments about D'Addario Planet Waves Circuit Breaker Cable Right Angle-Straight:

          I own two Planet Waves Circuit Breaker Series Instrument Cables. The circuit breaker function is awesome and the cable and connector quality is superb. However, the shape of the connector prevents it from fitting in some guitars.

          My Gibson SG forcibly ejects the cable. If you are wondering if it is a guitar problem, it is not. Google it. Other famous manufacturers of quality guitars similarly eject the cable. My Fender, Monster, and no-name cables all work fine in that guitar.

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          4.0

          perfect

          By 

          from Bloomington, IN

          About Me Novice

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Functional
          • Good Quality
          • Great product

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about D'Addario Planet Waves Circuit Breaker Cable Right Angle-Straight:

              just what i needed

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              3.0

              kind of dissapointed

              By 

              from waltham ma

              About Me Experienced

              Pros

              • Functional

              Cons

              • Pops Out Of Jack

              Best Uses

              • Practicing

              Comments about D'Addario Planet Waves Circuit Breaker Cable Right Angle-Straight:

              won't stay plugged in on some guitars the plug must be shorter than normal. but great idea and circuit breaker works nice

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              5.0

              Great Cable!

              By 

              from Charlotte, NC

              About Me Experienced

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Functional
              • Good Quality
              • Improves Sound

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Backup
                • Concerts
                • Practicing

                Comments about D'Addario Planet Waves Circuit Breaker Cable Right Angle-Straight:

                This is a great cable to have. This is my second cable out of 6 years of gigs. First cable still operates and sounds great but getting old and i wanted another to have in my bag for backup just in case. Great cable at a great price!

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                1.0

                good Idea

                By 

                from Mich

                About Me Experienced

                Pros

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about D'Addario Planet Waves Circuit Breaker Cable Right Angle-Straight:

                      I have tried this in every guitar I own, Fender, Gibson, Martin, and it will not stay plugged in to any of them great idea ....Poor Quality

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                      5.0

                      Will buy more soon

                      By 

                      from Australia

                      About Me Experienced

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Use
                      • Functional
                      • Good Quality

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Concerts
                        • Practicing

                        Comments about D'Addario Planet Waves Circuit Breaker Cable Right Angle-Straight:

                        Realy usefull,best leed
                        i have ever owned,would recomend to all guitarists

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                        5.0

                        Planet Waves Circuit Breaker Cable Rocks

                        By 

                        from Valencia, CA

                        About Me Professional Musician

                        Pros

                        • Easy To Use
                        • Functional
                        • Good Quality
                        • Love The Onoff Feature
                        • Love The On-off Feature

                        Cons

                        • None

                        Best Uses

                        • Switching Axes On The Fly

                        Comments about D'Addario Planet Waves Circuit Breaker Cable Right Angle-Straight:

                        I've been using these for years and purchased this one to replace an old one that finally gave out after almost 10 years. I've read a couple reviews where users complained that the angle end wouldn't properly plug in and would pop out of the guitar jack. I've never had this problem and was a little concerned that newer versions might not be as good as the older, original design. My new cable works great with no issues whatsoever. I have two Charvels, a custom Strat and a PRS Custom 22, and the cable works with every guitar without a hitch. I'm thinking maybe lesser expensive guitars might be part of the problem. Manufacturers will always reduce the quality of the electrical components along with everything else to reduce the sell price of their guitars.

                        Comment on this review

                         
                        5.0

                        FINALLY!!!

                        By 

                        from Spotsylvania,VA.

                        About Me Experienced

                        Pros

                        • Easy To Swap Instruments
                        • Easy To Use
                        • Functional
                        • Good Quality
                        • Improves Sound
                        • Solid construction

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Backup
                          • Concerts
                          • Practicing

                          Comments about D'Addario Planet Waves Circuit Breaker Cable Right Angle-Straight:

                          This is a GREAT cable - especially if you play different instruments through the same port!!
                          It mutes perfectly with no pop or snap - it takes me longer to switch instruments than it does to mute/unmute this cable!!
                          Gold terminals, high quality cable and build, I expect this to last me a very long time!!

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