MIDI (Music Instrument Digital Interface) Cables are used in the transfer of digital information between musical devices. Digital information is easier to preserve in signal transfer than analog. However Horizon uses the maximum shielding possible to ensure that every bit of information is received in good condition. Matte finish PVC is utilized for durability and flexibility. Pin configuration: 5 pin, with pins 2, 4, 5 active Conductors: Two 24AWG, plus shielded Shield: Pure copper spiral 95% coverage O.D. 0.235 in. Capacitance: 57pf/ft. @ 1KHz Resistance: 23ohm @ 20°C/1000'.