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Topic # 185209 14-Nov-2015 08:19
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@presso gave this to me to try out, but the optical spdif output is awful and crackly. The standard line out works though. Free to a good home. First priority goes to anyone who will pick it up from central Wellington even if they post last, if no-one in central Wellington wants it by Monday morning I'll post it free to either the first person who wants it or maybe someone else if I have a good reason to pick them instead.




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  Reply # 1427844 14-Nov-2015 08:19
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Hey, have you listed a price, location and how much shipping would be to other parts of New Zealand? Also if you are asking for a PM make sure your Privacy settings allow your account to receive PM otherwise people can't contact you. Also note if you are selling something we ask you to offer to other members first. Links to private sales (including Trade Me posts) aren't accepted anymore and will be removed.




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  Reply # 1428117 14-Nov-2015 19:07
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If no one grabs it id love it man

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  Reply # 1428160 14-Nov-2015 20:41
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If you don't care about 5.1 I can recommend the "Muse Audio" USB DAC/SPDIF thingies I bought a few years ago on eBay.  Do a good job of stereo and I will know tomorrow how good their optical out is.  Coax SPDIF out is fine.

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  Reply # 1428630 16-Nov-2015 09:23
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Followup: optical out is fine, used it plus some aliexpress gear to send audio from aging laptop beside aging projector, to the sound desk.

This is the USB DAC I meant, but there will be other sellers with lower prices.



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  Reply # 1428638 16-Nov-2015 09:26
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I actually have a really good quality USB DAC, it just needs an optical in to make it work. My new PC has the headers but no actual plug for it. So I should just buy the case plug.

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  Reply # 1429161 16-Nov-2015 19:39
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IM down in blenheim mate

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  Reply # 1429198 16-Nov-2015 20:16
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I wouldn't mind it. I'm in Lower Hutt and can use it as a spare audio card for my streaming PC for The Cheese :-)

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  Reply # 1429323 17-Nov-2015 07:50
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@ZollyMonsta if you can collect it's yours, because laziness wins. Otherwise I'll send to ludez.




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  Reply # 1429334 17-Nov-2015 08:10
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Feel free to send to ludez. I'm too lazy to pickup ;-)




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  Reply # 1431406 19-Nov-2015 21:29
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@ludze PM me your address I'll get it down to you some time in the next week or two :)




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  Reply # 1467225 10-Jan-2016 20:04
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Still have this... any takers? I chuck it out in 24 hours.




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  Reply # 1467238 10-Jan-2016 20:33
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I'll have it if no other takers but it would still have to be posted since I am in Hastings.





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  Reply # 1467242 10-Jan-2016 20:53
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Sure PM me your address, I'm going to the post office in the next day or two anyway.




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  Reply # 1467243 10-Jan-2016 20:57
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I have found that different drivers seem to help with the crappy digital out problem on these. Its still not perfect but better than the analog outs on it.




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Oooops did i never pm you my address?

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