Sound Devices CL-16 Linear Fader Control Surface for 8-Series

Sound Devices CL-16 Linear Fader Control Surface for 8-Series
Sound Devices CL-16 Linear Fader Control Surface for 8-SeriesSound Devices CL-16 Linear Fader Control Surface for 8-SeriesSound Devices CL-16 Linear Fader Control Surface for 8-Series
Sound Devices CL-16 Linear Fader Control Surface for 8-SeriesSound Devices CL-16 Linear Fader Control Surface for 8-SeriesSound Devices CL-16 Linear Fader Control Surface for 8-Series

Sound Devices CL-16 Linear Fader Control Surface for Sound Devices 8-Series

The CL-16 Linear Fader Control Surface for 8-Series combines the simplicity of traditional analog consoles with the power and flexibility of digital consoles. This bespoke control surface enhances the experience of cart-based mixing with its intuitive operation, 16 silky-smooth faders, 16 dedicated trims, and a glorious panoramic LCD. All of this is elegantly engineered into a 16.3”-wide compact unit which fits in a cart and operates from 12 V DC.


  • Compatible with the 888 and Scorpio at launch, with support for the 833 in a later firmware update
  • 16 dedicated rotary trim controls
  • 16 dedicated faders
  • Intuitive design philosophy where channels 1-16 have dedicated, non-banking controls like a traditional analog console, and other important features may be quickly accessed
  • Large, sunlight-readable LCD screen folds down for easy and safe storage and transport
  • 32 multi-function rotary controls for EQ, pan, channels 17-32 gains, bus gains, output gains, and more
  • New high-reliability, silent, soft-touch buttons for key functions like record, stop, metadata, coms, returns, and more
  • Five user-assignable buttons
  • Built-in 5-port USB hub with (two USB-C and three USB-A) for keyboards, SD-Remote tablet, and other USB peripherals
  • ¼” and 3.5mm headphone jacks
  • Remote 10-Pin connector for custom wiring of LEDs and switches, along with ¼” foot pedal input
  • Connects to 888 and Scorpio via USB-B
  • 12 V DC-powered via 4-pin XLR
  • 16 ultra-smooth gliding Penny & Giles 100 mm linear faders - best feeling faders on the market
  • Quick bottom panel access for field servicing and cleaning of faders

What's Included:

  • 10-pin Phoenix Screw Terminal Block
  • USB-A to USB-B Cable
  • ¼” TRS to ¼” TRS Headphone Cable


Voltage 10-18 V DC at XLR-4. Pin 4= +, pin 1 = ground.
Current Draw (MIN) 560 mA quiescent at 12 V DC in, all USB ports left open
Current Draw (MID) 2.93 A, USB ports total load 5 A
Current Draw (MAX) 5.51 A, USB ports total load 10 A
USB-A Ports 5 V, 1.5 A each
USB-C Ports 5 V, 3 A each
Remote Ports, Power 5 V, 1 A available on pin 10
Remote Ports, Input 60k ohm typical input Z. Vih = 3.5 V min, Vil = 1.5 V max
Remote Ports, Output 100 ohm ouput Z when configured as ouput
Foot switch 1k ohm typical input Z. Connect to ground to operate (active low).
Weight 4.71 kg (101lbs 6oz)
Dimensions: (H x W x D) Screen Folded Down: 8.01cm X 43.52cm x 32.913cm (3.15in X 17.13in X 12.96in)
Screen Folded Up: 14.64cm X 43.52cm X 35.90cm (5.76in X 17.13in X 14.13in)

Delivery Services

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Service Timescale Price
UK Mainland Royal Mail Small Parcel 2-4 Days £3.99
UK Offshore Royal Mail 2-4 Days £9.99
UK Standard Courier 2-4 Days £6.49
UK Express Courier Next Day £7.99
International Shipping From 1-8 Days (Full Details) From £15.00

Delivery Times

Delivery times are based on when the packages leaves our premises. Sometimes, due to stock restrictions or a non completed order, delivery may take longer as there is a delay with dispatch. We will always notify customers of any issues and problems via email or telephone. If your order is urgent or details change please do let us know.

For full details, fees, and time schedules, please see our Delivery Information page.

Returns & Refunds

New items: You can return goods you have ordered from us for any reason, at any time within 7 working days of receipt, for a full refund or for an exchange for a different product from our range. The cost of returning goods to us shall be borne by you, the customer, in all circumstances without exception.

Items must be packed suitably and insured for full loss in the event of a delivery problem. Pinknoise Systems will not be responsible for lost or damaged return goods. Lost or damaged goods may effect the level of refund you receive.

Used items: Please note this does not apply to used item unless they are deemed faulty.

For full details of our returns policy, please click here.

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Model:  SD-CL16
Manufacturer:  Sound Devices

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Sound Devices CL-16 Linear Fader Control Surface for 8-Series

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