SE reflexion filter ... anyone used this ?
#241
21st December 2009
Old 21st December 2009
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That is kind of like out screen panel which is pretty nice way to do. The nice part of something like that is you can use it for early reflection point or bass traps when you mix. GREAT JOB!!
Thank you Exactly, When I don't use it for recording I put it in the corner and it acts as a giant absorber
#242
22nd December 2009
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I think these would be cool for recording live guitar cabs?
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23rd December 2009
Old 23rd December 2009
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I think these would be cool for recording live guitar cabs?
Yes but I personally like the room sound when micing guitar cabinets. Even an average sounding room might add a nice room ambience to the sound of the cabinet..But if you want some seperation between cabinet vs other microphones, yes it should help..maybe a 4-way configuartion and one on the top as well..

EDIT: If of course you were talking about my bass trap above, if its the reflexion filter, I haven't tried it..I am only guessing that it might be a bit ineffective due to loud cabinet sound..
#244
23rd December 2009
Old 23rd December 2009
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I have the SE Filter. It works and does make a difference. You need a heavy duty mic stand to hold it. I have mounted it to the Heavy duty Atlas boom stand (as in the monster one) however it is not ideal.

I feel the Glen or Ethan's products are superior and will yield a better sound in a small room than the SE Filter.
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23rd December 2009
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23rd December 2009
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Originally Posted by emreyazgin View Post
Yes but I personally like the room sound when micing guitar cabinets. Even an average sounding room might add a nice room ambience to the sound of the cabinet..But if you want some seperation between cabinet vs other microphones, yes it should help..maybe a 4-way configuartion and one on the top as well..

EDIT: If of course you were talking about my bass trap above, if its the reflexion filter, I haven't tried it..I am only guessing that it might be a bit ineffective due to loud cabinet sound..

Even in a live situation you want drum bleed and monitor bleed? I agree about room sound and im sure there is some sort of config. that would allow the user to obtain the sound and tone they desire yet isolate stage bleed from the mic. I have yet to get my hands on one but if we pick up a studiolive or something soon i would like to mess with 2 of them for recording on stage.
#247
30th January 2010
Old 30th January 2010
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hated mine just got rid of it. had better success with thick blankets.
#248
23rd March 2010
Old 23rd March 2010
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What's the major difference between the "portable studio" and "professional studio" models? Other than the plastic-to-aluminum cosmetic difference?
#249
13th May 2010
Old 13th May 2010
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I have a basement studio that is not well acoustically treated. I could not treat the whole space as the basement also serves as a second living room and a play room for the kids. I am an amateur recording hobbyist and the only person I record is myself playing mostly acoustic/electric guitar. As I do everything ( performer, sound engineer and cue man) during the recording process, there could be no separate control room and recording booth. Everything should be in one room. With this recording set up, most of the time, I do not get a clean sound as I end up recording extraneous noises from the computer hardrive and surrounding area. To alleviate this problem, I decided to try the reflection filter. I bought the vocal reflection filter and not the instrument one as the latter could only hold one pencil mic. The darn reflection filter is heavy and so clunky that it would topple most mic stands. I had to modify the connections so the filter could be attached to a table top mic stand. With this arrangement the filter is more stable and flexible for recording acoustic instruments. The set up is also good for miking small amp cabinets. Soundwise - recordings do sound cleaner and drier.





#250
13th May 2010
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A lesser talkback mic might do?

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#251
27th May 2010
Old 27th May 2010
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Hey emftbmd, how do acoustic guitar rythm tracks sound when recorded with the reflexion filter? Does it keep bass build up from the room from reaching the mic and making it into the recording?
#252
27th May 2010
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A lesser talkback mic might do?

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#253
2nd August 2010
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hey,

It's an old thread, but a good one ..

.. has anyone had any experience with the project studio "baby" version and how it compares?
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26th September 2010
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11th January 2011
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15th February 2011
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15th February 2011
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10th January 2012
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This thing didn't even last a day with us. Really disliked it and there's much better solutions for less - that you don't have to buy a behemoth boom stand to use it I might add
#259
5th September 2013
Old 5th September 2013
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Hello!
How does BABY RF compare to RF-X - what would be sound differences between those two?
I understand that RF-X is cheaper (but also wider 41 to 39 cm)..

Thnx for help
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