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Audio I/O to large analogue mixing desk

Hi there,
I'm thinking of buying a large(ish) mixing desk (36 input) and I would like to use it with my MacMini and various DAW's. I'm finding the world of interfaces a real nightmare as I cannot find many interfaces that seem to provide that amount of real audio outputs from my Mac (usb or thunderbolt usb 3) to then plug into the channels on a desk like that.
Has anyone got any suggestions at all please? Or, is this going to be so expensive that it's probably a non starter?
I currently have a Soundcraft Sig 22mtk which is great but I still miss simple things like meters etc,..
Many thanks in advance for any help,
Greg.
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36 channels of digital to analog coversion is possible, with many options to choose from. What is your budget?
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I might go for Dante. Check out this Tascam... https://www.sweetwater.com/store/det...-tascam-ml-32d

I have it coming into the studio soon for interfacing with an Audient ASP4816 for the same reason...and Dante is scalable - so you can easily add to it.

God bless!
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I'm scheming for an original Orion 32. Good reviews on the AD/DA, windows drivers are a nightmare but Mac seems fine, used <$1500, Gen.3 doesn't seem worth the extra cash.
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I have an Orion, v1, with a RME Madi card and an Apogee DA16x. 64 channels I/O. Works great. Highly recommend it.
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