Mackie Onyx BlackBird 16X16 FIREWIRE RECORDING INTERFACE - new!
Professional Audio, Visual and Stage Lighting Equipment For Sale
Productiongear.com.au is an Australian based online Lighting, Audio, Visual store with the goal of supplying the event production and entertainment industry with quality sales at great prices. We supply professional audio, video and lighting equipment purchased from industry leading brands.
Pricing & Delivery
We keep our overheads down but storing minimal stock and passing on the savings to you but still providing a fast delivery time. In general our orders are processed and shipped within 2 - 5 working days, however stock levels are always checked and advised if there are any delays beyond 7 days.
Please note that for most items we do not hold stock and the goods will be shipped in from our suppliers as required and is subject to the availability of the suppliers stock.
All prices are AUD and include GST.
Delivery options will be available at checkout and are weight based for Australian Domestic deliveries. Prices may vary depending on your location.
Standard Shipping starts at $10 and scales depending on your location and total weight of order.
For a shipping quote please add your desired items into the shopping cart and proceed to check out. Shipping options will be displayed before payment.
Customer Pick Up
Our warehouse is located in Artarmon, Sydney, NSW and customer pick up is available on request. Please note that this is by appointment only.
Please note that all sales are final. We do not accept returns due to change of mind. Where exchanges are accepted all products need to remain in original condition in unopened packaging. We reserve the right to charge a restocking fee.
Primarily warranty covers defects in a product due to faulty materials or workmanship as long as the product is being used for its intended purpose. A product's respective warranty period is from the date of original purchase. To make a claim you will need your Productiongear.com.au Invoice as proof of purchase. Items returned shall be at the expense and risk of the owner whilst in transit.
Times & Contact
Our phones and email are attended to Monday to Friday 9.30AM - 5PM Australian Eastern Standard Time (GMT +10) however for any sales stock enquiries we recommend contacting us via email as we often need to check with our suppliers first.
Contact us on 02 9037 4175 Australia wide or shop(at)productiongear.com.au
ProductionGear.com.au is owned and operated by Fusion Entertainment Australia Pty Ltd, ABN 88 124 960 470
PO Box 664, Broadway, NSW 2007
The Mackie Onyx Blackbird Premium 16x16 FireWire
Recording Interface delivers industry-leading recording
quality via eight boutique Onyx preamps and high-end
24-bit/96 kHz conversion in a sleek, rackmount design.
Blackbird is equipped with high-end Cirrus Logic® AD/DA converters offering 114 dB dynamic range (A-weighted), phantom power and built-in DIs on the two front panel “Super Channels”.
The “Super Channels” also provide quick access to crucial recording tools and feature true analog hardware monitoring, in both mono and stereo, for hassle-free zero-latency recording.
The additional mic inputs, onboard 8x8 ADAT and word clock I/O provide easy integration into any digital or analog setup. Blackbird also works as a standalone 8-channel preamp rack.
For more complex sessions, the powerful 18x16 Blackbird Control DSP Matrix Mixer allows for quick mix creation and routing of any input to any output at any volume and pan orientation. Additionally, custom names may be applied to all channels and output mixes for quick, at-a-glance reference and control.
Blackbird is Mac/PC friendly and ready for most major DAWs right out of the box. No DAW? No problem. Blackbird comes standard with Mackie’s Tracktion 3™ Music Production
Software so you can get started recording right away.
Onyx Blackbird features a “Built-Like-A-Tank” design, with a sleek, powder-coated all-metal chassis.
■ Eight boutique-quality Onyx mic preamps with
class-leading fidelity and dynamic range
■ High-headroom design with ultra-low noise and distortion
■ Professional 16x16 24-bit/96 kHz recording/playback
• Flexible FireWire routing
- 8x8 ADAT I/O for ultimate expandability
- Onboard wordclock I/O for studio and live integration
- Acclaimed JetPLL™ jitter elimination technology
■ High-end Cirrus Logic® AD/DA converters with 114 dB
dynamic range (A-weighted)
■ Compatible with most major DAWs
- • Pro Tools® 9 • Ableton® Live
• Logic® • Final Cut Pro®
• SONAR™ • ...and more
■ Powerful and flexible “Super Channels”
- Front panel connectivity for easy access
- True analog hardware monitoring of inputs, in mono
or stereo, for easy zero-latency recording
- 80 Hz low-cut switches
- Dedicated 48V phantom power
- Built-in DI for direct connection of guitars, bass, etc.
- Inserts for outboard processing gear
■ Ideal eight input standalone preamp unit with up to 96 kHz ADAT (S/MUX II) outputs
■ 48V phantom power on all inputs for use with condenser microphones
■ Studio monitor, main and alternative outputs with independent level control and source selection
■ Two headphone outputs with independent level control and source selection
■ Includes powerful Blackbird Control DSP Matrix Mixer
- Route any input to any output
- Zero-latency tracking of all inputs
- Quickly set up independent mixes for headphones
■ Easily aggregate up to four units on Mac or PC
■ “Built-Like-A-Tank” sleek and ergonomic chassis design
■ Includes Tracktion 3™ Music Production Software for Mac or PC