Art Pro Audio P16 – XLR Balanced Patch Bay

Art Pro Audio P16 – XLR Balanced Patch Bay

Art Pro Audio P16 – XLR Balanced Patch Bay


The Art Pro Audio P16 is a versatile and reliable XLR balanced patch bay designed for easy access to XLR inputs in various setups. Whether you’re working with a live PA rack, studio rack, or fixed installation, the P16 brings all rear-mounted XLR inputs from different devices to one convenient single space rackmountable location.

Main Features

  • 16 channels of balanced direct signals
  • High-quality passive interface
  • Front panel: Female XLR Connectors, Male on rear panel
  • All connections made via reliable PCB wiring
  • 19-inch 1U-high rack mount with rugged, fully shielded black all-steel enclosure

Convenience and Reliability

The P16 patch bay is designed to save wear and tear on the connectors of expensive audio equipment. By bringing all commonly used connections to the external patch bay, you can easily access and connect your devices without constantly plugging and unplugging cables from the rear of your equipment. This not only makes your setup more organized but also ensures the longevity of your connectors.

High-Quality Construction

The P16 features an all-steel chassis with a black anodized finish, providing durability and a sleek appearance. The front panel is equipped with female XLR connectors, while the rear panel has male XLR connectors. All connections are made via reliable PCB wiring, ensuring a secure and stable signal transfer.

Versatile Rackmount Design

The P16 is designed to fit into a standard 19-inch rack. With its 1U-high form factor, it takes up minimal space in your rack setup. The fully shielded black all-steel enclosure not only protects the internal components but also adds a professional look to your setup.


The Art Pro Audio P16 is the perfect solution for anyone in need of a reliable and convenient XLR balanced patch bay. Its high-quality construction, versatile rackmount design, and ability to bring all commonly used connections to one location make it an essential tool for live PA racks, studio racks, and fixed installations. Upgrade your audio setup with the P16 and experience the convenience and reliability it offers.