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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...

Cojo
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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...

jeremycox
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philsaudio 21st February 2017
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Hello gearslutz, I am old reader and new poster. Before starting, i have tried to read almost all related posts about that...

ugr
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DownTheLine 3 hours ago
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Okay so i am doing a room up and will be able to fit myself a nice studio desk in there, I have about a grand to spend and after...

serious steve
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serious steve 7 hours 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.,...

mashpete
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Eggsmack 1 day ago
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First, I want to thank this group for all the valuable information about soundproofing I've read here. The members of this group...

Michael_1106
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theragingwalrus 1 day ago
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I have threaded my room with basstrapps behind the speakers. Absorption panels on the first reflection point. Two big basstraps...

zorkanz
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akebrake 3 days ago
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Trying to figure out some light frame for my fluffy Isover Piano isolation. This metal frame was easy to glue together, but i...

px256
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musictracer 6 days ago
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Does anyone have any experience with this product?? I've attached some info. Thanks. JV

JVergence
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Piyono 1 week 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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aolsen 1 week ago
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Hi, I'm looking into building my own bass traps. My main question is in the UK you cant seem to buy any of the easily available...

Brgbeat
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Jens Eklund 1 week ago
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hello, on the weekend i finally finished my latest DIY room acoustics project. due to the absolutely great improvement the...

airmate
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Jens Eklund 1 week ago
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I have understood that the q value of a helmholtz resonator will become less narrow with porous material inside. Now I am...

Luigi2000
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Jens Eklund 1 week 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...

gremmy
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MasterMech 1 week ago
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Hi all, I'm currently working out what material I should use for Superchunks in my home studio, modes at 50hz and 100hz are an...

lockstok
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lockstok 2 weeks ago
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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...

stevetothink
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mrfantastic 2 weeks ago
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Hello all, Last year I built my own acoustic panels for my home theatre which were all absorbers made from Rockwool. I am...

MasterMech
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MasterMech 2 weeks ago
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Hi, I'm sure you get this question a lot, but I couldn't find an answer that fits to my situation. I am just getting started...

jwheel314
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Jens Eklund 3 weeks ago
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I figure I'd put traps in all corners of the room, superchunk style I'd think. My major peak is about 30hz, and I can fit as...

maxiedaniels
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Jens Eklund 3 weeks ago
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Hey everybody, Is it worth to use 30-90-60 degrees triangle rock wool for super chunks instead of regular 45-90-45...

Carl1988
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Carl1988 3 weeks ago
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Hi all, Which one absorb lower bass frequencies? Super chunks or straddling horizontal panels floor to ceiling with air gap...

Carl1988
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Carl1988 4 weeks ago
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Title pretty much says it. Like many folks here, I'm in a rented space and, well you get it. I am just curious as to how others...

foamboy
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foamboy 4 weeks ago
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Dear All, My name is Rafael Foca, I'm typing from Brazil ... I just joinned the group as a user today but I have been...

Foca
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Yannick 16th December 2019
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Anyone have any experience with this product, Johns Manville MinWool-1200 Industrial Board 1280 4" (102mm) density 8 pcf...

Blackened Bass
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Blackened Bass 14th December 2019
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Does anybody have any information on the DBX DRIVERACK RTA-M measurement mic? I'm trying to judge if it's "good...

siddhu
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drhardlove 9th December 2019
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Just wanted to post these measurements: A waterfall of a 120m3 room with just 4 corner superchunks added. Then a waterfall of...

Yannick
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Yannick 9th December 2019
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Fwiw, I just found out that Chris Whealy has recently put out a new version of his Porous Absorber Calculator, which is...

Brainchild
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initself 8th December 2019
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I have been struggling with design, cost performance etc. Very small room, 12x14, speakers positioned on stands on long...

mlbchitown
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mlbchitown 7th December 2019
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Hi, I was thinking of buying a couple of these and filling them with some 60kg mineral wool. Then cover the back and sides...

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mlbchitown 7th December 2019
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Several studios I've been in lately in Nashville have used large poly diffusers in the corners as bass traps. Essentially a thin...

logjamparty
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mlbchitown 6th December 2019
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Is there any advantage to corner traps as opposed to panels in a corner? Assuming the panel and corner trap have the same face...

tensor9
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mlbchitown 6th December 2019
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hello all, I'm looking into ultra touch insulation for bass traps and to stick behind a few polys I've recently built. What I've...

biggun1234
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mlbchitown 6th December 2019
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Has anyone ever heard of a method of using a large beach, or patio Umbrella as an overhead baffle. peachh I recently came...

Studiodrum
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shebsen 6th December 2019
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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...

audiovisceral
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dustcloud 3rd December 2019
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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)...

LeadingLeo
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avare 3rd December 2019
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Hi All I've recently written a porous absorber calculater for my own use and have decided to make it available over the...

prairiedog
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Hannes_F 2nd December 2019
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Hi, I am using Owens Corning 703 rigid fiberglass insulation to acoustically treat a room. I have used spray glue in the past to...

studiobuild
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Ox Han 1st December 2019
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Meant 1x6 in the title, not 2x6 Hey all, I'm considering grabbing some Knauf 3LB 2" insulation, and doubling them up to...

Tristana
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ths61 27th November 2019
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I've built numerous porous absorbers, membrane absorbers, Helmholtz absorbers, and VPRs within the last years always wondering...

G. E.
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Galaxy Wizard 26th November 2019
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Hey guys, I am building a home studio. I have already built and installed the 2 vertical corner bass traps on the left and right....

gregdubai
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Gr8fulPickr 22nd November 2019
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Due to budget constraints, i'm going to attempt to DIY tube traps to get the QSF ( quick sound field) effect as suggested by...

telecasterrok
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tkaitkai 22nd November 2019
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Hey all, thought I'd share a quick and cheap little diy build I had today. Often I have multiple instruments in my main live...

floydisbest
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M_nyh 22nd November 2019
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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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vdH 21st November 2019
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Hey guys. I googled and YouTubed this for a couple of days. And I can't seem to find rigid fiberglass pipes in Sweden. I find...

mattias78
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mattias78 21st November 2019
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Hi guys, I've been reading a lot of the great info available here and elsewhere, but since a lot of it seems to pertain to...

NS3474
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stanzani 18th November 2019
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So I finally found a local supplier for some acoustic insulation to build some 4in and 2in panels. I can get the Manson AK Board,...

mralmostpopular
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mralmostpopular 16th November 2019
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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...

katelyndawn89
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avare 15th November 2019
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Hey all, I'm in the process of building treatment for a home studio to be used for SFX and Dialog editing and after a ton of...

Harmonicz
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bgood 14th November 2019
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Has anybody compared the 24"x24"x8" BBC A10 bass traps (using fluffy) against the 24" x 96" x 4"...

billy33
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billy33 10th November 2019
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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...

RedTone
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RedTone 8th November 2019
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Hi all, I just got some new Barefoot monitors and now that I can hear so much better over my old monitors I can really hear...

smallstonefan
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smallstonefan 7th November 2019
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Made these 18" x 18" x 47" blocks from OC705 filled with Roxul, capped and wrapped. Thought I would post photos in...

Corey Milner
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Mee0tch 7th November 2019

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