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Old 6th June 2008
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Lives for gear
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Originally Posted by eskatonic View Post
Agreed... Fader automation would be key. I am on the fence with a few of these but none of them really address everything I need.
Everything is a trade-off.
Nothing will have everything you want, except a large format top quality console.


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Originally Posted by eskatonic View Post
It seems as though the new breed of summing mixers are incorporating all these components (pan, inserts, aux, fader automation, tasty output tx flavor option on 2 bus).
Which are you referring to?


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Originally Posted by eskatonic View Post
I know this sounds just like a damn console but I ain't got the space. I guess it is just a waiting game.
Space, cooling system, console tech, $$.
It just doesn't make sense for a home studio.
And if you don't pick the one that you can live with long term.....

Just remember, you can wait forever on the promise of the next version.............just like computers.


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A custom Tonelux system is exactly what I want/need/drool but the pesky price tag keeps it just out of reach.
Well, if a tonelux is "just out of reach", then the cost of a 8816/8804 is trivial. heh