201006_cardas_spk_300wPrices: $1840 per 1m pair RCA or $2140 per 1m pair XLR (Clear interconnects), $8668 per 2.5m pair (Clear Beyond speaker cables)

Website: www.cardas.com 

Pete said: . . . represent a true value among state-of-the-art cables, based on both the ratio of component/manufacturing cost to MSRP and, especially, the performance they provide.

Read the SoundStage! review.

The gist: No assembler, a cable manufacturer. May be the SOTA.