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I have been eyeballing the Mackie Control Universal Pro and figure it would be relatively easy to integrate with Logic Pro X. However, if one really takes to these things and starts adding the Mackie extender units, the cost quickly adds up. At that point, digital mixers start looking attractive. I'm using RedNet and some of the new digital mixers integrate with the Dante networking protocol. Some of the mixers also integreate with cue mixing systems. The dream, to me, when recording, would be to use the analog outboard of my choice, A/D with RedNet, set Logic to its Low Latency Mode, then route the audio via Dante to a digital mixer with built-in DSP for cue mixes. However, the mixer would have to have very low latency for recording and then act as an intuituve control surface when mixing. I suppose if it had nice DSP effects, that would be a bonus when mixing. The digital mixer intergrated via Dante might be a complex setup, but worthwhile after the intial setup and a level of comfort were established. Anyone here have experience with this stuff? I would appreciate your thoughts and experience with this. I have been a keyboard-and-mouse engineer since moving away from low-end analog mixers.