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Old Apr 24, 2012, 04:24 PM   #1
Adam12hicks
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Airport Express - can I do coax digital vs optical?

My Yamaha sound bar unfortunately only has 2x optical inputs which were quickly allocated. It has a free coax digital input but I'm not finding anything that says I can run an adapter from an 1/8th inch jack to coax digital. Can this be done?

I appreciate any assistance!
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Old Apr 24, 2012, 04:39 PM   #2
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You need one of this and one of this

3.5mm optical jack to toslink cable. Then a converter from toslink to digital coax.
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Old Apr 24, 2012, 04:45 PM   #3
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You can also get it from monoprice.com:
http://www.monoprice.com/products/pr...seq=1&format=2

and
http://www.monoprice.com/products/pr...seq=1&format=2

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You need one of this and one of this

3.5mm optical jack to toslink cable. Then a converter from toslink to digital coax.
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Old Apr 27, 2012, 06:14 PM   #4
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This will help you feed your sound bar with more optical audio inputs:
http://www.amazon.fr/Adaptateur-TosL...5568434&sr=8-1

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Old May 1, 2012, 02:56 PM   #5
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Awesome! Thanks guys for the options. I'll check them out. Unfortunately my goofy Yahoo SPAM filter thought this was SPAM so I just happened to see it today.

Thanks again!
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