Best, Cheap Vocal Booth isolation solutions?!
Old 13th December 2012
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Vocal Booth isolation project! Need input!

What's going on 'slutz? Pretty new to the board and needing answers. My home studio is under construction and I am looking for insight on what to isolate the booth with. The walls and ceiling are completely bare at the moment. I've done a good look around the web and other posts on this forum but really would like your input due to measurement, etc.


Dimensions:
7.5 ft high (slight incline to 7 ft)
4.5 ft long
5 ft wide


What are some basics I would need in such a small booth? Maybe you could offer some placement input as well? Any help appreciated!

Problems:
the booth suffers from what sounds like a major natural "plate" verb. Also, the dreadful "boom" (lows) are present as ever!

Thanks!



This picture shows the inclination of the roof.

Last edited by Deleted User; 13th December 2012 at 12:40 AM.. Reason: dimensions, picture
Old 13th December 2012
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All I have on me is a moving/packing blanket from the former booth. Any way I could use this in the booth properly? Good or Bad?
Old 13th December 2012
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You need real absorbers that are thick enough to be effective down to low frequencies. Blankets will not do that.

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Old 14th December 2012
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I've been looking into DIY bass traps. Good route to go? Possibly wedged into the corner from the ground up? Not really sure what would work best.
Old 14th December 2012
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Yes, DIY works fine. There's a ton of information all over Gearslutz, as well as all over the web. This may help:

Acoustics FAQ

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