[PlanetCCRMA] hardware question - USB and Firewire

David Slimp rock808@gmail.com
Mon Feb 13 20:43:01 2006

There is a LOT of good things said about the Delta 1010LT.

I just got one and am very happy for the most part.
(some minor glitch - probably just with my personal system
is keeping me from a couple midi apps at the moment).

Might take a look at that too.


On 2/13/06, Roy Vestal <rvestal@trilug.org> wrote:
> Hi folks. I'm building a small home studio and I want to use CCRMA. My
> question is hardware related:
> I, like most, have a limited budget. Although I'd like to go with a 16
> channnel AD/DA and an RME Hammerfall, I don't have the money for it
> right now. I'm also just starting so I don't need that kind of
> horsepower at the start.
> I've been looking at E-MU's 1820, which will have the functions I'm
> looking with 8 channels in, 8 out, but I didn't see it on the ALSA list.
> Has anyone used or know if it's suppported using CCRMA?
> What about the Firewire products out there? Like the Alesis MultiMix
> Firewire Mixers, or the Taskam Firewire Mixers?  These "all in one"
> units give me what I need in functionality, but I haven't set up a DAW
> before so I don't want to buy something that doesn't work. If I have to
> I'll run Windows, but I really don't want to.
> TIA,
> Roy