Leader Elite is the top of the line. This is the best most roadworthy cable made today regardless of price.. Hand wired in the USA with gold tips and is sonically pure. This cable will always give you the best signal in even the most demanding conditions. The Whirlwind company has been making cords for 40 years and guarantees this is the best Instrument cable made today! Lifetime warranty. This is the ORIGINAL toaster style guitar cord made by whirlwind first in 1989. This cable is great for guitar, bass or keyboard. This is a heavy duty cloth covered cable with a dark red stripe.