• These commercial threads are for private transactions. diyAudio.com provides these forums for the convenience of our members, but makes no warranty nor assumes any responsibility. We do not vet any members, use of this facility is at your own risk. Customers can post any issues in those threads as long as it is done in a civil manner. All diyAudio rules about conduct apply and will be enforced.

Buffalo DAC + parts

Status
This old topic is closed. If you want to reopen this topic, contact a moderator using the "Report Post" button.
Member
Joined 2002
Paid Member
Buffalo III SE Pro DAC + many parts & extras

Selling my Buffalo DAC III SE-Pro with issues (somtimes it just decide to do a lot of dropouts)
Including a lot of parts. A couple of dead(?) BuffaloDac pcb's; (B-II-9018 & B-IIISE-9018), IVY III , old IVY, unbilt Legato kit complete, + lots of extras; Otto, sidecar, Counterpoint, ...see pictures.
I have had it with the lack of response from Twisted...they do not even answer private messages from their own forum.

Product listing: Twisted Pear Audio

Sold to Finland
 
Last edited:
Member
Joined 2002
Paid Member
Pictures..

Buffalo
 

Attachments

  • IMG_3065.JPG
    IMG_3065.JPG
    697.6 KB · Views: 307
  • IMG_3067.JPG
    IMG_3067.JPG
    191.3 KB · Views: 319
  • IMG_3068.JPG
    IMG_3068.JPG
    221.5 KB · Views: 307
  • IMG_3069.JPG
    IMG_3069.JPG
    146.3 KB · Views: 299
Member
Joined 2002
Paid Member
more...

more pictures.
 

Attachments

  • IMG_3075.JPG
    IMG_3075.JPG
    223.9 KB · Views: 75
  • IMG_3074.JPG
    IMG_3074.JPG
    249.3 KB · Views: 63
  • IMG_3073.JPG
    IMG_3073.JPG
    281.1 KB · Views: 69
  • IMG_3072.JPG
    IMG_3072.JPG
    293.8 KB · Views: 76
  • IMG_3071.JPG
    IMG_3071.JPG
    171.3 KB · Views: 89
  • IMG_3070.JPG
    IMG_3070.JPG
    225.1 KB · Views: 94
  • IMG_3066.JPG
    IMG_3066.JPG
    834.7 KB · Views: 286
Member
Joined 2002
Paid Member
hi Arne, can you isolate the fault to a board? I am wondering if you can just pass over it with a hot air gun and see if it solves the problem? Maybe try sp/dif into the buffalo card and see if it helps. it looks like a nice dac, good luck.

Tried direct-coupled spdif, and add-on-card, having trouble switching between the two. probably a firmware issue, or me not understanding the settings/dipswitches... maybe due to the great documentation...?
 
The guys at Twisted Pear are more active in this forum than their own. They may not be the fastest but they have been helpful to me when was needed.
It might as well be the I2S or SPDIF card you have. Sometimes devil it in details. But you if you are all set for selling them, for faster sale, mention the working status of each board (I hope memory serves)
 
Sorry to hear about the problems with your build. My Buffalo 3SE has never missed a beat and I've had excellent support from the TPA guys when I experienced a non-working Cronus board (it was replaced immediately at no cost).

Anyway, it looks like you have quite a selection of bits and pieces to dispose of but it's difficult to see exactly what you have; it would be helpful if you made a listing of all the items along with the price you expect to get for each?
 
Status
This old topic is closed. If you want to reopen this topic, contact a moderator using the "Report Post" button.