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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'...

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

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initself 1 day ago
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I have been struggling with design, cost performance etc. Very small room, 12x14, speakers positioned on stands on long...

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mlbchitown 1 day ago
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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 1 day ago
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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...

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mlbchitown 2 days ago
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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...

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mlbchitown 2 days ago
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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...

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mlbchitown 2 days ago
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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...

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mlbchitown 2 days ago
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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...

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shebsen 2 days 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...

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maxiedaniels 5 days 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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dustcloud 5 days 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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avare 5 days ago
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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...

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Hannes_F 6 days ago
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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...

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Ox Han 1 week ago
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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...

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ths61 1 week ago
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I've built numerous porous absorbers, membrane absorbers, Helmholtz absorbers, and VPRs within the last years always wondering...

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Galaxy Wizard 1 week ago
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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....

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Gr8fulPickr 2 weeks ago
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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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tkaitkai 2 weeks ago
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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...

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M_nyh 2 weeks 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...

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vdH 2 weeks ago
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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...

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mattias78 2 weeks ago
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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...

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stanzani 2 weeks ago
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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,...

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mralmostpopular 3 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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avare 3 weeks ago
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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...

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bgood 3 weeks ago
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Has anybody compared the 24"x24"x8" BBC A10 bass traps (using fluffy) against the 24" x 96" x 4"...

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billy33 4 weeks ago
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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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RedTone 4 weeks ago
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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...

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smallstonefan 4 weeks ago
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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...

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Mee0tch 4 weeks ago
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With the exception of the Marine products, the air flow resistivity numbers here are calculated, not measured, which mean they...

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ATC 4 weeks ago
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hey @ all, i have built a studio - the frequency response is great (+-4db) but the room sounds really dead because of so much...

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Jens Eklund 4 weeks ago
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Hi acoustics experts, I need your help for a problem that is not exactly related to my studio: My bedroom is right next to a...

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rydim 4 weeks 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...

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Davo013 3rd November 2019
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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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Mike Caffrey 1st November 2019
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Hi to everyone ! I have a rectangular room. It´s 8.2 feet W, 13.1 Long and 9.8 Tall. In the left wall, near the front wall I...

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nahui 29th October 2019
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Hi there. I am planning to build some mlv trap. I am thinking to make it with variable depth to be more full band in the region...

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akebrake 25th October 2019
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Does anyone have any experience with this product?? I've attached some info. Thanks. JV

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slutter 24th October 2019
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So I want to make a couple acoustic panels that look like the ones with beveled edges that Primacoustic sells. The only thing I...

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williamboyd 22nd October 2019
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SO my new home builders love to go over kill with big and boxie structures around things that reaaaally don't warrant it. Two...

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crazy8canuck 22nd October 2019
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I've found a particular edge coating for making no-frame panels out of 703 panels, but I'm wondering if there is something...

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Chazzy42 21st October 2019
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I ended up making them 12" thick. These things are blackholes ! I should have them painted and finished this weekend...

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px256 21st October 2019
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Hi to everyone. I´m interested in adding bass traps to my small room and was interested in GIK Soffits but I have no luck...

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nahui 18th October 2019
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Hi, My saloon dimensions are 5.10 * 3.30 meters and the ceiling is 2.73 meters. My TV is locating at the center of the 5.10...

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bond7 17th October 2019
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hi Folks, long time since I posted. I have a 5mx4m studio. Already got some GIK 244s +242s (not yet fixed in place) but need more...

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explorer 16th October 2019
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Hi there, I’ve tried looking for this but can’t seem to find it. There’s a local acoustic panel manufacturer offering...

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Scientific 16th October 2019
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Hello, I'm just wondering what people think of using Osnaburg opposed to Burlap? Is Osnaburg as acoustically transparent as...

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BiscuitBuddies 14th October 2019
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I am mounting 2 2ftx4ftx2.5inch sound absortion panels to be in my first reflection point in my bedroom/studio on the wall...

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carloscosta 11th October 2019
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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...

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px256 9th October 2019
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I kinda feel like these folks are in need of a bass trap, but can't really find a corner to put it in...

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bikelane 8th October 2019
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A fellow engineer suggested I could "clean up the bottom end" in my control room by buying a few bags of Roxul...

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play.exe 8th October 2019
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Hi guys, Am designing a couple bass traps for my small room and was wondering if someone could assess these two...

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Trackhouse1 7th October 2019


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