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Breakout box for sound cards BOB8

Key Workflow: Replaces the cards breakout cables for easy connectivity of audio I/Os.

BOB8 is an elegant, safe, and ergonomic solution to connect audio input and output signals to Digigram’s multichannel sound cards via a sturdy 2U 19″ rack.

At a glance

BOB8 is the perfect match for the Digigram’s eight channel sound cards. It can be used with the following cards:

  • VX882e, VX881e, VX882HR, VX881HR
  • VX820HR, VX822HR, VX820e, VX822HR
  • PCX882e, PCX881e, PCX882HR, PCX881HR
  • Lola280

Key features

  • 2U 19’’ rack
  • Allows connections on a front panel of:
    – 8 balanced analog input and output signals
    – 4 stereo balanced AES/EBU input and output signals
    – external synchronisation signals


  • 2U 16’’ rack (440 x 88 x 150 mm (Width x height x depth)
  • weight: ~2.65 kg  (~5.85 lbs)
  • 8 balanced analog inputs + 8 balanced analog outputs on XLR
  • 4 stereo AES/EBU  inputs + 4 AES/EBU stereo outputs on XLR
  • AES synchronization input on XLR
  • 1 Wordclock synchronization  input and output on BNC connectors
  • 1 Video reference input on BNC connector
  • 1  LTC input on RCA connector
  • Rugged mechanical design & high-quality Neutrik™ connectors
  • Digigram design, tested against EMC requirements
  • Four mounting configurations: rack front end, rack back end, under a table, top of a table
  • Compatible with the following sound cards
    – VX882HR, VX881HR, VX882e, VX881e
    – VX820HR, VX822HR, VX820e, VX822HR
    – PCX882HR, PCX881HR, PCX882e, PCX881e
    – LoLa280
  • Optional label carrier sets



  • All connections easily accessible from a front panel
  • Replaces a bulky breakout cable