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What the...have I just done ? Please explain...
P.S.  http://https//german-highend.com/en/infos/cable-voodoo/ "In the stereo application with cinch plugs, new problems arise with the spatial separation of the ground leads (L / R) of the 2 cables, which do not exist with the 5-pin DIN connector ... 
What the...have I just done ? Please explain...
@roberjerman - Yes banana plugs, not jacks , [email protected] - Maybe we should leave this topic - I think we won't come to a right conclusion on this one. It's not just that I am a bored musician and came up with something insane - it's simply somet... 
What the...have I just done ? Please explain...
Ahhh ok. So it looks like the banana jack contact problem indeed. Right, there are some better locking bananas out there. Super , thank you and the others for your answers. Will do mijostyn and take a look at better connections...with maybe better... 
What the...have I just done ? Please explain...
Ok but to add now to your answer:The speaker cable has really good and firm terminations with gold plated banana jacks. The posts on the speakers are very good installed ( Leema Acoustics monitor speakers ) no loose parts either in speakers or wit... 
Binding posts tightening physics and drastic change
@erik " Tightening them down doesn't seem to help. Softer materials in the screw threads, spades or binding posts tend to work better.Otherwise, it is possible there was some physical resonance happening that went away with the loose screws. " Y... 
Binding posts tightening physics and drastic change
@glennewdick and @erik Thanks for replies but I can assure you if that was the case I would not start this thread. I plugged my cables thousands of times since, cleaned the posts and always made sure from time to time that the posts were solid ( b... 
Binding posts tightening physics and drastic change
@millercarbon - how long ? Quite long, definitely almost a year (I think since I got them - at start made them tight) @erik_squires - my amp was on I think - no difference to it and not relevant. It has circuit protection board. 
Binding posts tightening physics and drastic change
Exactly - the most important fact is that it works. No, the posts are not loose still tightened but I guess 30% - 40% less on each post that they used to be ( but of course they were never overtightened ) . Interesting.