[mythtv-users] OT: Computer Optical Out Expert Needed, Soltek SL-K8TPro-939 Audio Optical Out connector

Jon jon at sd-6.org
Tue Mar 20 00:35:51 UTC 2007


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> [mailto:mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org] On Behalf Of David Krainess
> Sent: Monday, March 19, 2007 7:05 PM
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> Subject: [mythtv-users] OT: Computer Optical Out Expert 
> Needed,Soltek SL-K8TPro-939 Audio Optical Out connector
> Hi all,
> OK, I replaced my amplifier from 1985, and now want to use 
> more than the 1/4" jack.
> My Soltek SL-K8TPro-939 has optical in and out recepticals 
> for audio.  I am wondering what the socket is.  I can kind of 
> cram a TOSLINK cable in there, but it is not quite the fit 
> like on the back of my receiver, it knocks out easy.  Manual 
> and Google search doesn't answer much for me, just references 
> SPDIF optical in and out.
> This page has a shot of the connectors (one plastic flip down 
> is pink, one is gray), 2nd image down  (between the 9 pin 
> serial port and USB ports) on the ATX panel, 
> http://www.cluboverclocker.com/reviews/motherboards/soltek/k89
> 0pro/p3.htm.
> Anybody know if it is a hack job on a TOSLINK socket or what 
> type of cable is needed.
> Any help appreciated.
> Thanks

Well obviously it only goes in one direction but they can sometimes require
a bit of force to "click" into place.

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