Results 1 to 15 of 32

Thread: Moates sst27sf512 price increase

Hybrid View

Previous Post Previous Post   Next Post Next Post
  1. #1

    Moates sst27sf512 price increase

    Hello all, I contacted Moates to see why there was a drastic increase in the sst27sf512.
    Now $9ea . There supply is running low so get them while you can.
    They are not sure what other alternatives will work with the burn programmer.

  2. #2
    Fuel Injected! PlayingWithTBI's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2018
    Location
    Tonopah, AZ
    Age
    69
    Posts
    314
    I bough a 5 pack on Amazon some time in Jan IIRC for $25. Looks like they're still available. I think this is the same source I bought them from.

    https://www.amazon.com/27SF512-EEPRO...4887999&sr=8-1

  3. #3
    Thank you for the link, looks like a better option than Moates.

  4. #4
    Super Moderator dave w's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Posts
    5,942
    SST stopped production of the 27SF512 chips several years ago, maybe a decade ago. Most "substitute / counterfeit" 27SF512 chips will not work with the Moates.net Burn 2.

    I've had ZERO ISSUES using "substitute / counterfeit" 27SF512 chips using the Batronix BX32 chip programmer.

    https://www.batronix.com/shop/progra...rogrammer.html

    The BX32 is ULTRA overkill and ULTRA expensive for a one time EFI project. I use the BX32 for many different kinds of chips, including the older TBI 2732 type chips.

    The "substitute / counterfeit" 27SF512 chips are very very reliable and work / fit / function like the original SST 27SF512.

    Truth be known - many of the electronics we use daily have "substitute / counterfeit" chips.

    dave w

    s-l600.jpg

  5. #5
    Thanks Dave

  6. #6
    Fuel Injected! donf's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2017
    Location
    Oregon
    Posts
    274
    I have some chips from china for mine mixed in with originals that are about 15 years old. They may be counterfeit but I had no problems at all with burn2 and the two years I had my van. I think I got 4 for $8 a few years ago. It was through ebay so if they were junk I would do a "not as described" chargeback. They were fine. I think moates may be hyping the problem to make more money, then after they sell out, find "another" stash of chips that work fine.

Similar Threads

  1. Moates G1 adapter and 1 SST27SF512 chip for sale
    By c5wagner in forum Buy - Sell - Trade - Wanted
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 04-09-2019, 04:27 AM
  2. www.moates.net
    By Six_Shooter in forum EFI Parts, Supplies, Software and Reviews!
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 09-14-2017, 07:29 AM
  3. Replies: 6
    Last Post: 02-27-2014, 10:14 AM
  4. SST27SF512 replacement.
    By Six_Shooter in forum Other EFI systems and related topics
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 04-19-2013, 06:44 AM
  5. Best price on weatherpack pins and connectors?
    By JeepsAndGuns in forum Gear Heads
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 07-13-2012, 04:03 AM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •