The CLD400 features a standard 5-DIN connector with a molded shell on both ends. specially designed for use with the Musical Instrument Digital Interface (MIDI) communication system. Applications include the latest MIDI patch bays, and interconnection between MIDI equipment and MIDI served musical instruments. It comes in lengths of 0.5 meters to 10 meters, providing solutions for all applications.
The connectors that are fitted with gold plated contacts have the advantage of preventing oxidation and maintain performance after years of use. Another great property of gold is that it is an excellent electrical conductor. For comparison, if pure copper has a relative conductivity of 100 then gold is only 31% lower than copper, while nickel is 76% lower than copper.