Displays the selected channel's input level, including level
display for tracking, mixing, effect returns, and sub bussing.
But most important, it's built in instead of being a costly
Level (channels 1-24 only). As on our analog consoles,
level setting is quick and easy.
Switch.(channels 1-12). Selects between the mic or line
input as a channel source. Leave this switch in the up position
to use the line inputs.
Ready. Lets you remotely arm up to 24 tracks of your digital
multi-track or hard disk recorder (on recorders that support
MMC) without turning away from the console. Very convenient
to use and a big time saving feature!
Lets you quickly route channels to buses or any of the 24
tape outputs with the punch of a button or a click of the
mouse. It's just like a digital patch bay!
Enables and displays the automation state on the channel strip.
For those of you who want instant hands-on tweak-ability,
the D8B's automation can also be run in Auto-Touch mode. As
soon as any recordable control (over 50 per channel) is touched
and adjusted, the corresponding channel automatically goes
into record mode.
Potentiometer). If it weren't for this ingenious multi-function
control, each D8B channel strip would need at least TWELVE more
rotary knobs! The channel strip V-Pot gives you hands-on control
over all channels' panning as well as all auxiliary send, tape
output, and digital trim levels. All V-Pots have visual feedback,
instant recall and full automation capability.
LED indicator tells you whether the channels are currently
Mic/Line, Tape In, or Effect Return channels. The bank LEDs
switch along with the selected fader bank.
function for channel editing, grouping, sending to tape outputs,
linking, group or bus assignment, or clipboard functions.
When 'Select' is double-clicked, the on-screen FAT channel
window is displayed.
individually monitors channel strip(s). (Post-fader when applicable.)
works just like the mute on an analog console, with any and
all fader options.
motorized channel fader. Silky-smooth feel when you move
them; jitter-free motion when in motorized mode. The motorized
action can be globally defeated from the "Fader Motors
Off" button in the master section