As short term reward I can provide a custom console built on your needs Just an idea. Listen to your friends... It is easy to do it today I've a clever idea in my mind for using it inside your preferred daw... In the long term you could produce an item which generates revenues
Obviously 16 channels should be handled from a single midi cable. Alternatively also an usb connector is great, we can write software
I'm not a 'Programmer' ... but I like to dabble, plus I really needed a single controller for multiple Nebulas.
As to the 'electronics' ... although I do have college Electronics in my Major ... that was many, many moons ago Since my focus was Audio Engineering, the world of electronics has evolved exponentially.
Still ... I would love to see a complete, hardware controller that encompassed the many software parameters we have [minus the high $$,$$$]. To have both hands on controls, like an EQ Gain and Q, is so natural ... plus, no need to look at screen ... listen and adjust] I really miss that.