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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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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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A question or two for the acousti-geniuses out there... I have been wondering about the suitability of tapestries and thicker...

Temple of Light
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Temple of Light 1 day ago
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Hi, I'm building a pair of speaker stands. I filled stand with sand and it weighs 33 kg. I thought it's a bit overkill and took...

Rairun
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dedham50 1 day ago
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Hi Guys.............long time reader, rarely a poster etc....oops. Question; I have read, I think, all the threads on...

jaykay
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Teej 1 day 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....

Metal123
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yukonacoustics 2 days ago
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HAPPY NEW YEAR PEOPLE ! :) Love some advice please as im looking to decouple my monitors and after some reading it seems that...

PRIME8PRODUCTIONS
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PRIME8PRODUCTIONS 3 days ago
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Curious as to how Carl uses these as his side wall treatment? They seem fairly thick & may also provide some diffusion due to...

jc7
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jc7 5 days ago
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Hello there, Im inquiring about some information I found on this forum a while back and cant seem to find the post. Basically I...

MikeyHayek
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MikeyHayek 5 days ago
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Hi guys I'm a noob in acoustics, I think my room is a mess and I already made big improvements with foam (very likely sub-optimal...

bnoise
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DanDan 5 days ago
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Guys, If you are using mineral wool in your rooms for broadband absorbtion, which thickness are you using or do you use...

Giboman
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DanDan 1 week ago
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Is polyester wool suitable for building Bass traps?

0000
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lectric 1 week ago
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Hello! I would love to invest in bass traps but I am not keen on buying the foam ones as I read all around the net that they...

FoxMulderFBI
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mrc 1 week ago
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I was musing out loud in another thread and came up with this as a possibility for my studio...Has anyone else around here...

Temple of Light
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Temple of Light 1 week ago
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I am building a ceiling cloud next week (703, 4 inches thick, 4 feet by 4 feet). I am wondering what is the ideal placement for...

aleatoric
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Magickman 1 week ago
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I've been asked to construct a sound diffuser to be placed behind the choir loft at my church. The Skyline diffuser is the look...

Audioignorant
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dinococcus 2 weeks ago
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I was just surfin the net for acoustic stuff and came across this: ACDA-12 Activated Carbon Diaphragmatic...

satisfaction2009
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satisfaction2009 2 weeks ago
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Hi, I have a small home studio, 3.80m(l)X2.80m(w)x2.70m(h), for recording mainly vocals and mixing. I treated the room...

oriweissman
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jc7 2 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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pixelsnpings 2 weeks ago
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Hey everyone, This is probably the easiest DIY fix in the world, but I'm not usually a DIY'er: I just bought some used bass...

illold3chordme
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illold3chordme 2 weeks ago
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Hi, I've been looking for (health-save) alternatives to fiberglass and found a number of materials based on polyester fiber,...

Neutrino
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lectric 2 weeks ago
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Hi, I have been using the calculator at Acoustic Modelling - Home Page and wanted to ask a couple newbie questions; first I...

Unexplainedbacon
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Unexplainedbacon 3 weeks ago
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Hey guys, So due to some tracking to be done in the upcoming weeks/months, I am looking to build some DIY traps for my humble...

Red Leader
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Red Leader 3 weeks ago
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Hi there! It's taken a few years, but I've finally got a 5.1.4 home theatre setup that I love. I've got Dynaudio Contour...

fullshred
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DanDan 3 weeks 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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robertopisa 4 weeks ago
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I can not seem to find what I’m looking for in searches...I have a 18x12x8 room with a 6’ knee wall on two side and a vaulted...

Evenian
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jikky 4 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...

maxy
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Lordcloud 4 weeks ago
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HI, I'm trying to find some OC 703 or Rockboard 40/60/80 locally because online the shipping is basically as much as the product...

Unexplainedbacon
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Unexplainedbacon 14th December 2017
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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...

therose75
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therose75 13th December 2017
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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...

andy3
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andy3 12th December 2017
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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...

C0419
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artistsmb8 12th December 2017
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I'm thinking of buying stock Knauf insulation from GIK (Knauf Insulation - GIK Acoustics) and putting putting three each inside...

artist202
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artist202 10th December 2017
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Hi all I would like to know if someone has any idea or xp with these: Jocavi Acoustic Panels - Products

androne
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mikelongaudio 5th December 2017
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Anyone have any experience with Jocavi acoustic panels? They look really stylish. Untitled Document

bee
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mikelongaudio 5th December 2017
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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...

Adrian_Cesar
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Adrian_Cesar 4th December 2017
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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...

DoughMucker
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DoughMucker 3rd December 2017
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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
replies: 39 views: 23,110
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pfg 28th November 2017
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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...

erich
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torosufuk 26th November 2017
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.I almost posted this under the "Remote Possibilities" jurisdiction, but then I figured there wold be more folks over...

12ax7
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Zek 21st November 2017
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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...

shareknow
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Bushman 21st November 2017
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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...

pencilextremist
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pencilextremist 18th November 2017
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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...

007
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Jonathan Race 15th November 2017
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Article Whitepaper linked in article.

GRBoomer
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Lee Wilson 14th November 2017
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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...

keymotive
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mirochandler 13th November 2017
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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....

tymish
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dinococcus 12th November 2017
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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,...

Dgsaudio
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Bushman 10th November 2017
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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...

horsound
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GRBoomer 6th 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...

charmingtedious
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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...

antisun
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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...

DoubleJo
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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? ...

TCW
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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...

futur2
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bottombunk 24th October 2017

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