Premium Optical Interconnects for the Audio Enthusiast

Simply the best - Hand-made in the USA with premium components
Often imitated but never duplicated, Lifatec Optical Audio Cables have been popular with audiophiles and home-theater buffs for over 15 years. Designed by engineers with backgrounds in medical and industrial optics technology, these cables deliver superior performance and can be found in countless studios, TV & radio stations, homes, and vehicles.

Our proprietary connector backshell design is rugged and ensures years of sonic enjoyment. Exceptionally smooth and lightweight Optisilk™ jacketing virtually eliminates the possibility of cable contact with audio components inflicting any scratching or damage. The cables coil easily, are extremely flexible, and do not kink.

Since their debut in 2000, every Lifatec Audio Cable been designed, engineered and hand-assembled with pride in New York.

Options
Lifatec offers multiple configuration options for optical audio cables, including your choice of connectors illustrated in the table below, with glass or plastic transmission medium. If you require a length or connector combination that is not listed, please contact us for a quote.

Shipping
Domestic shipping: $6.50 (other options available) 8% sales tax for NY residents
International shipping: $8.00 to $35.00 (depending on service & location)

Purchase with peace of mind: 30-day, no-risk return policy
Silflex glass audio cables carry a 100% satisfaction guarantee. We offer a full refund of the cable price within 30 days of purchase if you are not completely satisfied. We also offer hassle-free exchanges within this time period (Note: Additional shipping charges apply on replacement cable for exchange).

Item #Description
TLTLG-OS TOSLINK / TOSLINK Premium Silflex Glass Cables with Optisilk™ Jacketing



  • Suited for high-bandwidth audio applications
  • Exceeds the 15Mbps data rates required by Toshiba's best Toslink optical modules
  • 470 Audio Data Silflex Glass Fiber Optic strands
  • Silflex Glass Fibers are custom designed & manufactured by Lifatec
  • Meets numerical aperture & wavelength requirements of Toslink optical modules
  • Connector end tips are precision machined
  • Our Optisilk™ jacketing is extremely flexible, lightweight and robust
  • Internal polymer sheathing and Kevlar strength member - Ultra durable!
  • Fiber Optic end tips are polished to a 1 micron optical finish
    CABLE LENGTH
  • TLMPG-OS TOSLINK / MINIPLUG Premium Silflex Glass Cables with Optisilk™ Jacketing



  • Suited for high-bandwidth Apple audio applications
  • Exceeds the 15Mbps data rates required by Toshiba's best Toslink optical modules
  • 470 Audio Data Silflex Glass Fiber Optic strands
  • Silflex Glass Fibers are custom designed & manufactured by Lifatec
  • Meets numerical aperture & wavelength requirements of Toslink optical modules
  • Connector end tips are precision machined
  • Our Optisilk™ jacketing is extremely flexible, lightweight and robust
  • Internal polymer sheathing and Kevlar strength member - Ultra durable!
  • Fiber Optic end tips are polished to a 1 micron optical finish
    CABLE LENGTH
  • TLTLP TOSLINK / TOSLINK Simplex Plastic Optical Fiber (POF) Cables



  • Long- and short-length premium POF simplex Toslink audio cables
  • 20 inches to 100 feet
  • Metal alignment ferrule & strain relief
  • 2.2mm (.090") jacket diameter (black PVC polymer)
  • Custom lengths available. Call or e-mail for a quote.
    CABLE LENGTH
  • TOSCON1 Individual Toslink Connectors



  • $2.75 / each (Please note that a minimum of two (Qty. 2) connectors must be ordered to assemble a complete cable!)

  • Easy-to-install Plastic Toslink Connectors
      1.) Cut fiber ends
      2.) Strip jacketing from fiber ends
      3.) Insert fiber ends into connector & close clamping lid

  • Includes sanding paper and printed instructions for installation

  • TC-1000 POF Plastic Optical Fibers (POF) TC-1000 By-The-Meter



  • $1.50 / meter
  • Plastic Optical Fibers, APF (980/1000)
  • 2.2mm jacketed, 1.0mm POF

    Technical Specifications (*.pdf)