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Hi all,

I used to have 2 stabeboxes connected in series to a StudioLive 32sc, and used that as my main interface. AVB was a lifesaver to keep the installation simple and clean.

For various reasons I need to replace the mixer with a regular interface, and was hoping to stay in the Presonus world. However, none of the interfaces support AVB, so I have no way of connecting the stageboxes. I could get s Motu 828es interface, or use s 16r, but I’m not a fan of Motu, and the 16r is not really a good replacement for a full interface given its limited from panel controls etc.

For the moment I’m learning towards getting a motu lp32 to convert the AVB streams to adat, and then connect those to the adat inputs of an interface, but I would have loved to be able to skip that step.

If only the Quantum interface had an AVB port…

Any other suggestions or ideas would be much appreciated.

Thank you
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by matthewgorman on Mon Sep 27, 2021 9:58 am
My question is why do you need to change from the mixer to an interface? Are you aware that there is now an "interface mode" for the series 3 mixers that gives direct output routing from the daw?

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by henrikjohansson7 on Mon Sep 27, 2021 8:17 pm
It’s actually all about ergonomics and a change in studio layout / room. I simply can’t fit it in a way that works with my new desk / environment without slowing down my workflow significantly.
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by PAE Seth on Thu Sep 30, 2021 12:37 pm
Only a Series 3 mixer can control the Preamps on an NSB. You either commit to that or change it out.

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