Sound Devices CL-16 Linear Fader Control Surface
The CL-16 Linear Fader Control Surface for 888 and Scorpio combines the simplicity of traditional analog consoles with the power and flexibility of digital consoles.
This bespoke control surface enhances the experience of cart-based mixing with its intuitive operation, 16 silky-smooth faders, 16 dedicated trims, and a glorious panoramic LCD.
All of this is elegantly engineered into a 16.3”-wide compact unit which fits in a cart and operates from 12 V DC.
Discover other supported control surfaces for 8-Series mixer-recorders on the 8-Series FAQ.
Compatible with the 888 and Scorpio
16 dedicated rotary trim controls
16 dedicated faders
Intuitive design philosophy where channels 1-16 have dedicated, non-banking controls like a traditional analog console, and other important features may be quickly accessed
Large, sunlight-readable LCD screen folds down for easy and safe storage and transport
32 multi-function rotary controls for EQ, pan, channels 17-32 gains, bus gains, output gains, and more
New high-reliability, silent, soft-touch buttons for key functions like record, stop, metadata, coms, returns, and more.
Five user-assignable buttons
Built-in 5-port USB hub with (two USB-C and three USB-A) for keyboards, SD-Remote tablet, and other USB peripherals
1/4” and 1/8” headphone jacks
Remote 10-Pin connector for custom wiring of LEDs and switches, along with 1/4” foot pedal input
Connects to 888 and Scorpio via USB-B
12 V DC-powered via 4-pin XLR
16 ultra-smooth gliding Penny & Giles 100 mm linear faders – best feeling faders on the market
Quick bottom panel access for field servicing and cleaning of faders