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Bass traps, acoustic panels, foam etc

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24th November 2017
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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 6 days ago
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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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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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Spare Monkey 8th March 2013
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Hi All I have installed chunky bass traps in 3 corners with one smaller one above the door. Question is: What should I do...

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therose75 5 hours ago
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I am planning on purchasing a few panels from GIK Acoustics UK. Room is 5x4x3 meters. It is a control room for mixing...

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andy3 1 day ago
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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...

Tim Farrant
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Asteroid999 1 day ago
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Got advice on here that moving blankets can at least somewhat help a bad sounding room. Went to U-Haul to purchase the...

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artistsmb8 1 day ago
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I'm thinking of buying stock Knauf insulation from GIK (Knauf Insulation - GIK Acoustics) and putting putting three each inside...

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artist202 3 days ago
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Hi guys, I've been reading the posts around here for a while, and I figured you'd be interested in this (my apologies if it's a...

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Raphael Ramos 4 days ago
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Is polyester wool suitable for building Bass traps?

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lectric 1 week ago
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Hi all I would like to know if someone has any idea or xp with these: Jocavi Acoustic Panels - Products

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mikelongaudio 1 week ago
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Anyone have any experience with Jocavi acoustic panels? They look really stylish. Untitled Document

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mikelongaudio 1 week ago
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Hello everyone, First thread here, hopefully I posted it in the right place. I've been lurking for almost a month now and I'm...

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Adrian_Cesar 1 week ago
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Hello, I'm looking to add some bass traps and acoustic panels to my existing theatre room. From reading the forum posts (thanks...

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DoughMucker 1 week ago
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I have moved to a new house and are trying to find the optimal speaker placement. I am not looking for anyone to tell me where to...

The Vulture
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pfg 2 weeks ago
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After doing some research and comparing my options in my price range, I went ahead and ordered the Primacoustic London 10 kit....

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Metal123 2 weeks ago
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i went to so many stores trying to find something suitable, but im stumped. anyone have any recommendations for places to get...

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torosufuk 2 weeks ago
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.I almost posted this under the "Remote Possibilities" jurisdiction, but then I figured there wold be more folks over...

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Zek 3 weeks ago
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Hello everyone, I own the SVS Ultra 5.1 speakers with PB2000 subwoofer for some time now. (2 years Approx.). Installed them in...

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Bushman 3 weeks ago
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I am wondering if it's possible to create a helmholtz resonator using perforated hardboard in a groove which is surrounded by...

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pencilextremist 3 weeks ago
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I wonder how these would do for bass trap frames? A bit on the thick side weighing in at nearly 10" in depth, but it...

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Jonathan Race 4 weeks ago
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Article Whitepaper linked in article.

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Lee Wilson 4 weeks ago
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Hey everyone, I need some advice for this 42hz room mode that I have. Its definitely the length of my room thats doing it. My...

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mirochandler 4 weeks ago
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Reading as many posts and articles as i can. Have a room with one bad mode around 44Hz. I'm filling the ceiling joists with in....

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dinococcus 4 weeks ago
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Hello all. I move about every two years for my job so I'm looking for recommendations on DIY sound panels, bass traps, diffusors,...

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Bushman 4 weeks ago
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Hi guys. Thanks to the huge amount of information on this forum I managed to improve very significantly the acoustics of my...

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GRBoomer 6th November 2017
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I helped a friend out by ordering a bunch of 703 2" through my business. He no longer needs it and now I'm in a sticky...

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Milesmanglos 5th November 2017
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I'm building some framed superchunks for front corners of my control room out of pink fluffy with a wood frame, and plywood tops...

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kgveteran 3rd November 2017
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I’m trying to treat a 20x12’ room using 2” auralex wedgies. I understand the limitations of acoustic foam, however, I...

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jikky 30th October 2017
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Hello guys, I am in a little place to record my sound a 2x2 ( only for mic), i am wondering what is the best bass trap i could...

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mirochandler 25th October 2017
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Hi All, Do you need to HANG acoustic clouds from the ceiling (as opposed to mounting them flush) for them to be effective? ...

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DanDan 24th October 2017
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ok, i searched an hour, i give up now. i'm sure the info is somewhere but i can't locate it... i want to hang some panels as...

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bottombunk 24th October 2017
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I called Home Hardware who is an Owens Corning dealer and the lady got back to me with some weird answer she relayed from the rep...

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Gar 20th October 2017
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I'm now itching everywhere. I have taken the usual precaution when stuffing the fiberglass into the Ready Bags (the fabric is...

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jazztronaut 18th October 2017
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Has anyone tried fixing their studio foam to the walls using 3M Dual Lock? I'm renting an apartment and I have 6 Auralex bass...

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OrphicTrench 17th October 2017
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So kind of a stupid question. I'm going to be building some hanging bass trap panels for me control room. I'm going to order...

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Bushman 15th October 2017
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I'm looking to treat my room better than I have right now. I have foam right now. And YES I am aware it's not very effective so I...

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BarcelonaMusic 15th October 2017
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I am treating out of control bass in a large room with 20' tall ceilings. There is a hung ceiling with standard 1/2" 2x2...

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bgood 15th October 2017
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Hey everyone, I have recently moved into a new house in canada and need to deal with proper treatment of my only room option....

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tibasse 11th October 2017
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Hi all, Wondering who makes this corner trap? The white one with the pattern. I don't actually think it's vicoustic. I just...

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Miguel Almeida 11th October 2017
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I'm looking to get some better acoustic treatment. Right now I'm using cheap foam. I've seen kits from Primeacoustics which seem...

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Miguel Almeida 11th October 2017
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Hey guys, possibly a stupid question: About a year ago I took an acoustics class and the teacher talked about "free...

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DanDan 9th October 2017
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ATS acoustics advertises their rigid fiberglass as "an exact substitute for Owens Corning 703. Sound absorption, density,...

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805Room 5th October 2017
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Hi, I foud this research paper about a new way of absorbing sound energy and foud it really interesting. From what I...

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c0nnect3d 1st October 2017
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Hello! I've made gobos. They are 39,5 cm thick. (15 9/16 Inches) They are filled with rockwool that sum up to 39 cm. (15...

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ostfisk 30th September 2017
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What's supposed to be better or different about ASC Tube Traps, compared to regular panel traps? I spent 5000 euros on 12 Tube...

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chet.d 30th September 2017
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Products with density and air flow resistivity data: Terminology: Air Flow Resistivity (in Norwegian: strømningsmotstand) is...

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avare 30th September 2017
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Hi there Had a good look around on the net and have not been able to find it. I'm after the figure for RS60 specifically,...

Max Dread
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chrismeraz 25th September 2017
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I got 4 of these 8` x 20" sheets(complete with old baby-blue fancy fabric) that they were just going to throw away for a...

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BarcelonaMusic 21st September 2017
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I have a 2' x 4' 2" thick absorption panel made of OC703 that I want to hang on my ceiling above me. My celing is a drop...

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Wayne 17th September 2017
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Hello! I have a question: Which is the temperature of melting a custom gobo? :facepalm:

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aslight 15th September 2017
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I'm a newbie to the gearslutz board and this is my first review of a recent purchase. I'll try to keep it short and simple. I...

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hiphop24360 10th September 2017
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Now and again a client comes back with an inspired idea or process. This is from John Crone of Manor Studio Cobh in Ireland....

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DanDan 7th September 2017


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