April 25, 2011
Yamaha M7CL-48ES Digital Audio Console
Best Audio Control or Mixing Product Yamaha M7CL-48ES Digital Audio Console The Yamaha M7CL-48ES main I/O interface is the SB168-ES remote stage box connecting via a single Cat5 cable. Features include: a built-in EtherSound interface with third port for PC control/monitoring, eight Omni Ins, eight Omni Outs, and three MY card slots. Supporting up to three SB168-ES units and, like the M7CL-48, you can mix up to 48 mono plus 4 stereo inputs to 16 Mix Buses, 8 Matrix Outs, Stereo and Mono Outputs. Direct file compatibility exists between all M7CL models. New Version 3.01 software includes Direct Sends on Fader access from M7CL knobs in Sends on Fader mode, Sends on Fader in M7CL Editor; Recall Safe parameters (Input Patch, Output Patch, Direct Out Patch, Insert Out Patch); inclusion of VCM Effects (Comp 276/276s, Comp 260/260s, Open Deck, EQ601); additionally, Omni In 1-8 can be used for Talkback.