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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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jpo 3 days ago
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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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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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Ok called SPI and they don't carry roxul and the mineral wool they do have is back ordered for 4 months. They do have 703 in...

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dperalta 23 hours ago
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I recently purchased 10 2' x 6' x 3' broadband absorbers built with Safe n' Sound (specs here). I have currently been propping...

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avare 5 days ago
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I’m trying to tame a 30Hz null in my room, and apply a house curve. I know FIR filters by their nature cause significant...

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maxiedaniels 1 week ago
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Hi everyone, hoping for some advice on a relatively simple issue. I’m setting up treatment in a small-ish home studio room,...

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clc91 1 week ago
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Hello, I’m in the process of treating my studio room and am seeking some advice. I’m hoping that this thread will document...

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DanRP 1 week ago
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Hi all, Noob question here, but the tri-corner of my "front" wall which requires treatment has an inconvenient fuse...

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dinococcus 2 weeks ago
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Does anyone know of acoustical treatments (panels, etc.) that are effective, but look more like classy decorations that belong in...

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Bardamus 2 weeks ago
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I have a dedicated media room with 5.1.4 setup and recently ventured into adding some sound treatment. The room is about 12.5'W x...

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kamabazi 2 weeks ago
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Ahoy all! I'm aiming to make some large bass traps for my little basement project studio. My current thinking is 2...

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Bardamus 2 weeks ago
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Hey guys, kinda tricky question, I hope someone could give me an opinion on this! I am basically torn between 2 options right...

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Bardamus 2 weeks ago
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Hi there guys! For bass panels placed in corners (e.g. wall & ceiling), how the bass trapping performance is varied when...

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Bardamus 2 weeks ago
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Hi, Do super chunk bass trap corners need to be the same size? I have a few corners in my room where there are things in...

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Bardamus 2 weeks ago
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I am giving some info for those willing to use Caruso IsoBond (CIB) panels in their projects (they are the best polyester-based...

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Bardamus 2 weeks ago
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Hi, I need an advice from you experienced guys. After installing porous absorber bass traps all over the room the overall...

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Raaphorst 2 weeks 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...

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Bardamus 2 weeks ago
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Hello, Here Eddy from the Netherlands. Long time audiophile who recently discovered the effect of improving acoustic. So i...

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Bardamus 2 weeks ago
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Hey guys, in this post I’m including pictures of my new studio mixing/recording room. I’m wondering your advice on where to...

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Bender412 4 weeks ago
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Honestly i don't really know what to think about it, but i'd really like to hear Ethan's and Glenn's opinions on this. To me it...

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NoPro 4 weeks ago
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I bought some foam bass traps from ebay that are the same shape as the Auralex ones. But when they arrived they are much smaller!...

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Jens Eklund 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...

Tim Farrant
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kosulin 4 weeks ago
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So I have all this material but I'm confronted with a dilemma. Should install my gyproc panels like this: studs <--...

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avare 4 weeks ago
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Hi, i searched the forum and didnt find any related thread. Im just about to build basstraps for my control room and i have an...

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avare 13th December 2020
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So I'm getting the idea that there's no reason to use the more expensive OC products if I can get my hands on some cheap rock...

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Nyroh 11th December 2020
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Mods - can you delete this thread? I’ve reposted it in the appropriate forum REW measurements, 'Day 2 Nov 20' is without the...

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Grovestand 11th December 2020
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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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Mike Caffrey 9th December 2020
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Hi, Apologies for not being a pro, but I am an acoustic maniac. I am planning a home renovation and I'm worried all my glazing...

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Bushman 8th December 2020
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Hey, I meant to post this a while ago, but I never did. This is a pretty fast way to get R38 into a form that can be...

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Grovestand 7th December 2020
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They don't look like any diffusor pattern I've seen; and the material is possibly not dense...

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gravyface 7th December 2020
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Products with density and air flow resistivity data: Terminology: Air Flow Resistivity (in Norwegian: strømningsmotstand) is...

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softie 7th December 2020
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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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giurla 6th December 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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steveschizoid 5th December 2020
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Hi, I am in the lucky position of starting to plan the build of my studio/office, and have been going through a lot of the very...

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LowPass24dB 2nd December 2020
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Here's the deal. Im building 4 tri corner "modular" super chunks. Each corner will be made up of four...

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roho 30th November 2020
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Correct title: What kind of Bass Trap to build for my budget: Super chunk corners or flat panels I was finally able to find...

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xxRock_Onxx 29th November 2020
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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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jazztronaut 25th November 2020
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Hi! I've got a large-ish sound studio of ~140 cubic meters, with 4 sky lights, two large glass doors and a large glass...

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dinococcus 24th November 2020
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Hi there, I know I've already posted another thread...hope this is my last thread in a few weeks! You're helping me a lot....

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Julian_ 24th November 2020
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As I understand it, having an air gap behind a bass trap is only to save on insulation cost - filling the air gap with more...

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maxiedaniels 21st November 2020
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Hi, I need help deciding how to deal with a few problems within my little, odd shaped home studio. I'm not trying to...

Sheldon Cooper
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Sheldon Cooper 20th November 2020
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Hi guys, I have a very small bedroom in my house (~3m x 2.4m x 2.4m high) which I'm trying to setup as a hobby studio for making...

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akebrake 20th November 2020
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My corner traps have two layers of insulation, then crossed metal wire, then a layer of 1/8” MDF. Repeats all the way up the...

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coreyspencer 18th November 2020
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I never knew how many auralex products were actually offered. Are any of them good or is it best to stay away from the company...

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chadk808 18th November 2020
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I have a smallish control room with plenty of treatment. Behind the speakers I have 2 corner super chunks and two 2x4 6"...

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kosulin 16th November 2020
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Hey guys, are these bass traps any...

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dinococcus 6th November 2020
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Hi, I have a fair bit of insulation left over and have realized that my bass traps just aren't thick enough, partly due to some...

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Grovestand 30th October 2020
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Hi, my home studio has an irregular corner in the front wall (see pictures). I want to place some bass traps but I'm not really...

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BJosephs 27th October 2020
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Good afternoon, When looking to suspend pink fluffy within a trap, keeping it nice and....fluffy, I’ve read of orchard...

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Grovestand 26th October 2020
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hey guys, I'm having problem with MDF, most of my diffusers that are made of MDFs I think are producing some kind of fume that is...

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german_audio_guy 26th October 2020
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Hey guys, Im making some traps and panels, using Knauf RS45. I have figures for the gas resistivity, but they are: Parallel...

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akebrake 20th October 2020
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Do you think the room in the picture could work with some kind of panel for a semiprofessional vocal/guitar recording or does an...

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kwaem 20th October 2020


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