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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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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 I'm almost done with my studio(live room), just wondering how should i treat the ceiling? room is 8 meters long and 6...

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eljefe 1 hour ago
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I have a bit of a weird control room. A rectangle with odd closets and such. I just spent the last 2 hours making a detailed...

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shortyboyboy 19 hours ago
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All I have to work with is a carpeted bedroom in the apartment to set up for mixing. I can't afford a pro mix, and besides, I...

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twinned 1 day 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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mutetourettes 1 day ago
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Hey there, looking for help and I hope someone here could chime in and give me some hints. Maybe some of the well-known experts...

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tarsonis 3 days ago
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I find this idea about using perforated panels very interesting. I have issues around 50hz and 70hz that Im trying to...

replies: 57 views: 45,496
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navu28 4 days ago
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I spent a few days researching how to return a little life to my small recording room (4x3 meters) after catching the bass. It...

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matthew john 6 days 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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mirochandler 6 days ago
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I have a set of walls in my listening room, 13' apart, the room is a rectangle. The lenth of the room is 19', those two surfaces...

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kgveteran 1 week ago
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Is there a real difference between these two: panels.gif - Google Drive Going to make some 15cm (6") thick absorb panels...

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RoopeB 1 week ago
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Hi gearslutz, I was browsing around and I stumbled upon a picture of a Binary Amplitude diffuser, does anyone know how to make...

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matthew john 1 week ago
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I know this specific information must be here, but damn if I can find it. Most of the advice is centered around cost which is...

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bongo_x 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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ok, let's start from this - I read and studied many threads&post here about VPR (so called) bass trap. Thanks to few great...

Red Mastering
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DanDan 2 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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jebijose 2 weeks ago
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Howdy folks, My (home) recording + mixing studio is in the attic where two walls are parallel but the other two are slanted. For...

Cue Zephyr
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UltramegaOK 2 weeks ago
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Howdy folks, Something a little different from the normal questions here, but....... ....... a designer friend of mine is doing...

Darius van H
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Adhoc 3 weeks ago
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New study came out on the safety of rockwool, was thinking of putting this in my bedroom but currently concerned. What do you...

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Our History 3 weeks ago
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Ok, I did the search, and found some info, but looking for something more conclusive for my situation. I've been looking and...

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AlecAlfaras 3 weeks ago
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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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kriskeyz 3 weeks ago
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Just saw a method for making a super,super,super chunk with a 48" face. There is a method for cutting up a 2'x4' batt to...

Temple of Light
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Temple of Light 3 weeks ago
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anyone use one? what you guys think? in theory, it could be a nice thing to have, and not too pricey. Primacoustic Acoustic...

replies: 46 views: 25,683
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ShiineHaawdaPro 3 weeks ago
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Which ones to make first? Which ones to take care last? I'll ignore anyone that says I should make/buy all 8 right now or it's...

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Temple of Light 3 weeks ago
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Greetings from snowy Stockholm :) I had this (possibly stupid) idea - surround myself with mineral wool absorbers. Saw them...

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DanDan 3 weeks ago
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I am new and really appreciate the knowledges here. I decided to test build some wood panels absorber however, it hardly make...

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dinococcus 3 weeks ago
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Hello, I'm a new poster but I have been reading the forum for some time now, especially about building diffusors. I have been...

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UltramegaOK 4 weeks ago
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I would truly appreciate some input from those who would know. I'm in a specific situation. I have a space that is 14'x29'...

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saintcecilia 4 weeks ago
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I recently completed building my absorption panel frames, which are made with 1x6's. My original intent was to use one, 3"...

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jikky 4 weeks ago
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They make them online for about $10 and I figure 50 x 26 would fit a 48 x 24 board and then stick them in a frame or go frameless

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TheKosherButcher 4 weeks ago
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Hello. I'm new here. I've been reading awhile and have searched but... Is it possible to make well-functioning traps out of...

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philsaudio 4 weeks ago
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I'm trying to build simple rigid fiberglass clouds for my studio. I think I have a solution, but it hinges on being able to glue...

replies: 9 views: 2,414
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aksee 20th March 2018
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is it possible to cover up the front of the rockwall bass trap with wood insted of fabric? i cant just cover it with...

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Alessa 19th March 2018
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I'm getting up to speed on applying acoustic treatment to my bedroom converted to a music room (playing, tracking and mixing)....

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Carl Freeland 19th March 2018
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Just finished building the frames for my diy absorption panels. Because of my room limitations I went with a 6" deep frame....

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LSP 18th March 2018
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Hi. I would be very grateful for a categorical answer regarding the space between my foam 'bass' traps and my ceiling walls...

Jimpanzee Salt
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PrittStick 17th March 2018
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I have a few pieces of duct board(compressed fiberglass with foil backing) and am thinking of building a panel to hang over the...

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Victor Paul 14th March 2018
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Hey fellow slutz, I would like to build something similar to a vocal booth. Let me tell you about the situation and my ideas and...

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UltramegaOK 10th March 2018
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A recent wind storm sent a branch smack through one of the panels on the roof of my new metal storage shed, making a hole about...

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GEORGEOLIVER 10th March 2018
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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...

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UltramegaOK 9th March 2018
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Hello- I'm looking to build dual-purpose floor-to-ceiling gobos, and seek advice on materials and construction. The dual...

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jikky 8th March 2018
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I recently moved from my parents’ basement to an appartrment on my own. While the acoustics and vocal recordings at my...

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deedeeyeah 7th March 2018
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I bought 20 polyester panels from Euroacoustik,to make bass traps.The problem i have is trying to cut the polyester.I tried with...

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Carl Freeland 5th March 2018
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I'm about to build some absorption panels and will be leaving the wood frames exposed (for aesthetics). I'll be using the 3"...

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John White 3rd March 2018
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I've read all the threads I can find on this method of cheap bass trapping but can't find a definitive answer. I have enough...

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John White 28th February 2018
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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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ttippie 27th February 2018
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Hi all, Ok, apologies if this has been mentioned elsewhere on the site. I'm sure i managed find some info in this when...

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stripealipe 26th February 2018
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Most DIY skyline diffusers I've seen are made out of cut to length 2x2's. I have a stack of 2x4's I could rip and use, but of...

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John White 22nd February 2018
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Hi guys I just made a skyline diffuser from Lego blocks, I'm wondering what you guys think? is it worth it? and how effective...

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mr_martin 21st February 2018
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Please delete mods, posted in wrong forum.

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aleatoric 20th February 2018
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Greetings all, I thought I'd start a thread for my little studio acoustic treatment project. I've composed a quick SketchUp of...

replies: 33 views: 30,548
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Noise Coalition 20th February 2018


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