Durable construction and good contact is what I like in a interconnect. There are many good brands that offer both. I use only Emotiva cables and other than the banana pins on there speaker cables have given me problems. They need to fix that issue.
Home Theater: Samsung PN51F8500,Sony STR-DN1070,OPPO BDP-103,Xfinity X1,Sony SS-K70ED,SS-CNK10ED,SS-K10ED Two Channel: Emotiva USP-1,UPA-2,ERC-1,T2's,Sub 10 PC: Emotiva DC-1,SP-1,5S