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We currently have a normal analogue system that supports about 25 channels of sound input. We want to switch our sound board to digital. Is this straight forward or is there things we need to be aware of?

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why do you want to switch? – ObscureRobot Feb 10 '12 at 20:22
Well, some of the pervailing thought is that our older sound board is old (it was just refurbished a couple of years ago). Also, we want to integrate more flexibility to allow for better sound control. Multiple instruments, voices, sound tracks, videos, etc. – Natster Feb 11 '12 at 4:56
@Natster - Interesting question, but it's difficult to know where to start with this. Do you need to know how to identify an equivalent system? What system do you have now? Are you recording to tape, or sending an analog feed from a mixing board to a DAW? Of do you just want to discuss the issue? (If the latter, this board is the wrong place for a discussion thread.) – neilfein Feb 11 '12 at 17:38
we currently have a Mackie Bus Mixie Console 4 Bus Mixing Console connects to Alesis Nano Compressor connects to Alesis Dual 1/3 precision Equalizer connects to Alesis Midi Verb 4 : 18 bit ext. range signal processor. – Natster Feb 12 '12 at 0:53
Identifying a good replacement is what I would be after for the mixing board. – Natster Feb 12 '12 at 1:00

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