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My dad and I are fed up with peaks and null in the mix and tracking room in our studio. We've decided to build 24 - 2'X4'...

Jason Poulin
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johannburkard 29th August 2018
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Hi! There seems to be alot of talk about bass trapping on the board right now so I thought it was a good idea to post some...

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Pteradactylist 7th December 2017
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Today i started a project to build some quadratic residue diffusers. Overall not a difficult project--even though i used only...

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philsaudio 21st February 2017
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Over the years I have had great success fixing smallish room bass problems with limp mass absorbers. As there are so many...

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antpain 22 hours ago
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Hi guys. I've been reading a lot about diffusion, and it seems the general consensus is diffusion isn't very cost effective in...

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horsound 1 day ago
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Hi everyone, Two years ago I built several bass traps and broadband absorbers using rockwool and black Camira Cara, bought...

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horsound 1 day ago
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Hi, I have a pallet full of 75kg/m3 Rockwool that I would like to use for treating a small control room. I will build floor to...

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stenerlov 1 day ago
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Hi there, I would like to treat a small studio space 4m by 3m, height is 2.8m with false ceiling around it measuring roughly 2.4m...

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jazztronaut 1 day ago
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I'm not getting expected results using multilayer absorber calculator for limp membrane traps. Putting...

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Storm Mastering 2 days ago
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Due to the Covid, I'm spending a lot more time tracking in my home studio. And while I have the room set up well enough for...

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Bushman 3 days ago
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After having built and used quite a few DIY diffusors for the last 2 years I'd like to share some thoughts on my newest (and most...

G. E.
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G. E. 3 days ago
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Hello. I’ve been searching and searching trying to find the name and product specs of a panel I’ve seen used in a few high...

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Audiovideoholic 1 week ago
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Hi All, Long time lurker, first time poster. Due to COVID, most post studios in LA are closed and more of us are being asked...

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WFH_Guy 1 week ago
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I am looking at different materials for bass trapping, and decided to do some additional experiments. I have some panels of...

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MF_Kitten 1 week ago
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So after reading a ton here, I tried my luck at building a very simple bass trap - porous absorbers are so simple, it can't go...

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Antmou 1 week ago
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Hi, I have just moved into a new place and purchased Vicoustic super bass extremes for the front wall. 6 of them. 3 on each...

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Jens Eklund 2 weeks ago
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Hey! I just built some fat super chunk corner bass traps, from floor to ceiling using triangles of Rockwool insulation (30 kg/m3)...

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MF_Kitten 2 weeks ago
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Ok so I have been reading quite a bit about the DIY bass traps on here using Rockboard 40-60. Tell me if I'm correct as to my...

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B BOY 2 weeks ago
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Hi there, I've read quite a few posts around this question but can't seem to find a concise answer (I don't speak technical...

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nomekop2000 2 weeks ago
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When I search Google for high density foam I get a lot of results for cushion and sofa foam. Will any of these work provided...

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d4z0mg 2 weeks ago
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GFR of 4k-5k.. this is for 24” traps. I’ve found a lot of contradicting answers so I’m hoping someone can help. (Something...

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Grovestand 2 weeks ago
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As mentioned here, I'm interested in making some carboard box bass traps. I found this site, where I can get a bunch of boxes,...

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Grovestand 2 weeks ago
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From the last few weeks of research, it seems the general advice for airgap or no airgap is to fill as much as you can. But I've...

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avare 3 weeks ago
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Its been going on some days now on various facebook group sites asking about acoustic treatment and so far I'm just not at a good...

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xev 3 weeks ago
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I've got a theoretical question. For a context where putting porous absorption one the back wall is a logistical problem,...

Mike Caffrey
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Mike Caffrey 3 weeks ago
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I just bought some 16x48 kraft backed R38. I’m planning on putting it on the ceiling. Instead of suspending a grid and...

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Grovestand 3 weeks ago
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After several threads here on the relative safety of rockwool, fiberglass, and organic fibers, I did a few days of digging...

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Vcaster 3 weeks ago
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After reading many, many acoustic treatment threads, I've noticed what appears to be a general preference for broadband low...

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Sonic Vitriol 3 weeks ago
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I'm about to construct a new studio, dimensions are 196.3"x160.5", ceiling is vaulted with lowest point being 101"...

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maxiedaniels 3 weeks ago
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I have a wall about 4-5 ft behind the vocalist's place. I can drag a 12" mattress there (rather not to) or I can hang a...

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N1Greg 4 weeks ago
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Hello, im in spain and have limited access to materials and can get saint gobain stuff easy is it any good? This will be for...

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Jomox 4 weeks ago
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I’ve already constructed my own acoustic panels at home with common wood and filled them up with “Rockwool Safe and Sound.”...

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intu1tion 4 weeks ago
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Hey everyone. I'm hoping ya'll can help me! I'm 20 years old (still living at home) and pretty much have no options to move my...

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homestudioguy 4 weeks ago
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People might be aware that artificial mineral fibre products (Owen's corning, Rockwool, etc.) may be health hazards (e.g.,...

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markblockjzz 6th July 2020
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Just got a Mapleshade catalog and noticed they sell an interesting little triangular diffuser. That's all well and good, but in...

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Filmpros 6th July 2020
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Not me, BTW.

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thethrillfactor 6th July 2020
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It’s hard to estimate the effectiveness of adding an absorber to a room without measuring it in place. Wouldn’t it be nice...

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Grovestand 3rd July 2020
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Hey guys, I'm in the process of recording vocals for my first album and therefore facing a couple of problems: 1. my studio is...

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Mike Caffrey 3rd July 2020
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Hi everyone, provided that there's good bass treatment (such as the entire rear wall or a sufficient amount of corners filled...

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Mike Caffrey 3rd July 2020
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There seems to be much confusing about bass traps so I thought I would start a new thread that discusses the different types and...

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tks0326 2nd July 2020
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Hello, I'm planning on building a vocal 4x4 booth and looking to use 100mm Rockwool slabs with acoustic plasterboard or OSB...

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djkprojects 1st July 2020
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Hi, i'm considering swapping my relatively compact ceiling cloud which is above the listening position with a much bigger one,...

John Mor
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John Mor 1st July 2020
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Hello all, I've been a long time lurker over here but now it is time to ask you guys some acoustic advice for my small...

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TRCKZ 29th June 2020
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Hi! My first post here after years of creeping the boards. I made a small vocal "booth" (approx 7 ft high, 4 ft long,...

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GatorDick_90 25th June 2020
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Nevermind. I found an answer for this sorry.

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Macrawn 25th June 2020
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hello, on the weekend i finally finished my latest DIY room acoustics project. due to the absolutely great improvement the...

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Samuelito 22nd June 2020
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I'm planning on making some bass traps that line my walls. I'm going to build them right into the wall. Probably 18-24 inches of...

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Macrawn 22nd June 2020
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Hi I wanna ask about soundproofing a very small room 3meters by 2meters. I just want to reduce the high frequencies coming out...

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[email protected] 16th June 2020
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I have shown this in my build thread for my studio, but though it would be good to post my Ceiling Cloud build as a separate...

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Grovestand 16th June 2020
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Hi, I'm trying to improve the sound in my living room / kitchen as there is way too much bass when I am standing in the sofa...

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alexlondon 9th June 2020
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Hi, After postponing this for way too long I finally decided to treat my room. All DIY. I recently moved to a new flat, where...

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Divico 8th June 2020
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They’re quite affordable. Can anyone vouch for their quality?...

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jeebles 8th June 2020
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OK, So I need to build some bass traps. As I am in the UK rockwool is the easiest available, most of which can be bought off...

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avare 6th June 2020


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