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Old 1st September 2009
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Originally Posted by steelyfan View Post
I've got 8 channels of ADAT built into my DPS24, and I'm looking for a nice sounding piece with 8 analog outs. I wouldn't be using the preamps, I just need something to talk to the DPS24 via ADATand route pre-recorded tracks out to my mixing board. I've got 4 aux sends on my machine and with 8 channels out ADAT, that would give me 6 stereo groups I can mix OTB with, should be plenty.

What should I be looking at being that the pre amps won't really be needed, just the conversion from ADAT to the 8 analog outs.

If I follow you correctly, something like a MOTU 896 would probably do the trick. You can probably snag one used on ebay for $500. It has 8ch of lightpipe.