Solid State Logic ( — a
manufacturer of analogue and digital audio consoles and provider of
creative tools for music, broadcast and post production professionals
— has announced the release of X-Desk at Musikmesse 2009. It will be
available beginning in May 2009 at a manufacturer’s suggested retail
price of US$2,899.

The X-Desk is a portable, compact mixing desk. It combines a 16
channel SSL SuperAnalogue summing mixer with a compact analogue audio
hub for a studio. It features 100mm faders, professionally featured
artist and studio monitoring with Dim & Cut buttons. It also boasts
stereo and mono aux sends, channel and master bus inserts and
accurate bar graph level metering.

The X-Desk comes with rack ears for standard 19-inch rack mounting
(X-Desk is 7U). It’s hand built in the UK with an all metal chassis
and high quality controls and components. Several X-Desks or X-Desk &
X-Racks can be cascaded via D-Sub connection to expand up to 150
inputs on mixdown.