Originally Posted by in2house
To be honest, I think the Rane is probably the best "mass produced" rotary mixers ever made. The Rane was built at a time when DJs were using both vinyl and CD. It also served as a "bridge" between the Urei and "boutique" mixers of today as well as being an innovation in its implementation of the secondary EQ section.
That 2016 'External Processor' unit with crossfader was total genius.
The fact that it's been in production for 15 years with only minor updates is tribute to it's design.