There are endless ways to bend, pinch, or tangle an instrument cable and just one way to minimize the chances of it damaging your cable: buy a good one. Whirlwind's Leader Standard series cables are not just rugged, they're practically indestructible. Each plug's patented cable grip simply absorbs the typical straining that happens in the field. And its flexible boot extension virtually eliminates breakage at the cable exit. Backed by Whirlwind's lifetime warranty.