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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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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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ths61 14 hours ago
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Hey all, I'm moving my home studio from an extra bedroom to the basement. Good news - I gain 20' in length and 2' in width, but I...

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DaveNJ 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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ths61 1 day ago
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Hello all Long time subscriber, first time ......asker; Some advice and guidance on acoustic treatment If I may? (two images...

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rezoracketeer 1 day 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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ths61 1 day ago
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Has anybody else this set up? Did you treat every speaker reflection? It is IMPOSSIBLE to do the mirror trick for every speaker....

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SDDP 2 days ago
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Is this product okay to use for super chunk bass traps ? UltraBatt™ Insulation |...

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gfsark 2 days ago
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In this thread amongst other things; Great points Demetris. I find amazing how ignorant people here are of the speed of...

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DanDan 4 days ago
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Hi, I am making a false wall at the back of my dedicated cinema to house a projector upgrade. The false wall will be 16”...

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DanDan 4 days ago
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Hi guys, about 3 months ago I decided to cave and filled up two corners of my studio with rockwool from top to bottom, I put two...

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stratology 1 week ago
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Moved to what seems the more "correct" parent forum: Improving sound in rehearsal room (rock band).

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bib_ak 1 week ago
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I'm looking to do some sound treatment in my church. I looked at absorption coefficient for Roxul RHT 80. I was thinking I would...

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gabehizer 1 week ago
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I deleted this post to avoid a duplicate, because I'm posting again but not in the sub forum area... This is the new post I'm...

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Stewix 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...

G. E.
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DanDan 1 week ago
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Now and again a client comes back with an inspired idea or process. This is from John Crone of Manor Studio Cobh in Ireland....

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ChristianN 2 weeks ago
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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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Sneldog 2 weeks ago
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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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Mandy.IECHO 2 weeks ago
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Can anyone tell how to make the absorbents nice and square in the front without using a frame in the front? The corners in the...

Bjorn Omholt
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Sneldog 2 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...

Corey Milner
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ths61 2 weeks ago
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Hi- A guy I know had a small studio that he was closing after 20 years. He offered to sell me his self-made, free standing...

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bhp2000 3 weeks ago
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Hey Slutz! I'm treating my room (12,5 x 9,2 x 6,9). Still learning a lot about it. Almost "finished". My room, not my...

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JayPee 3 weeks ago
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I have built out my 3rd studio in regards to equipment but have just started considering treatment. The room is very odd/hard to...

3rd Degree
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3rd Degree 3 weeks ago
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Can someone who has experience in home studios and acoustic treatment placement please tell me where is a good place to move my...

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TrippieSuavee 3 weeks ago
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I am making a pair of 7-well 1D QRDs and my specific application (diffuse backwave of dipole speakers) has some room for a couple...

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ths61 4 weeks ago
Avatar for minervx Acoustic Foam XL Bass Trap Studio Soundproofing Corner Wall 12" X 12" X 12" (4 PACK): Musical...

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3rd Degree 4 weeks ago
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Hey guys, As far as I can tell, insulation in Australia is different to what they sell state-side. I'm planning to build some...

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praash 4 weeks ago
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Hi, I’m thinking of treating my room with a rfz set up , I’m going to use absorption at the reflection points . I was then...

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Iainrev 4 weeks ago
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First, I am so honored and thankful that Mr. Winer replied to my posting in the So little time, so much gear forum; I posted...

4 the Max
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cyclecamper 13th July 2018
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Have been wondering about this for a while... Whenever you are out at a party & the music is loud, if you are holding an...

kevin nowhow
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Granny Nakajima 10th July 2018
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I have 36 pieces of OC 2” fiberglass. I’m planning on doubling them up for the corners of my vocal booth to create bass...

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jikky 9th July 2018
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This is my first post to the forum so please excuse me if I violate any rules or standards, and let me know if this would be...

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JayPee 7th July 2018
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Hello, im using 4” panels at my first reflection point on my ceiling. I covered them with a nice porous fabric. They are...

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kgveteran 7th July 2018
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My room


Hi Here is my room treated by myself and according to SMT concept and using his stuff as well. ...

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Mctwins 5th July 2018
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what kind / brand of panels do you recommend to control the 200Hz / 400Hz area?

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JayPee 5th July 2018
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I built my first superchunks 60cm x 60 cm x 84,5cm (Only 2 atm on front wall using Rockwool 27kg/m3 5kPa.s/m2 covered by thin...

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JayPee 5th July 2018
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Hello guys. That´s my first post, after my introdution post. rockout I really appreciate any help! I´m planning to make a...

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ViniciusM 4th July 2018
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hi all i'm based in France, and i can easily find those rockwool panels : "Rockwool Rockplus 50Kg/m3 100mm", which...

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pfg 2nd July 2018
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Jackmuta 2nd July 2018
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Hi, As is common, my living room acoustics suck for bass reproduction. Multiple long decaying modes etc. I'd like to treat the...

Antti H
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philsaudio 1st July 2018
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For years I wasn't even aware that "Perforated Acoustic Panels" were a thing. Everyone only seemed to talk about Foam,...

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KhaosSignal 29th June 2018
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I'm moving into a new apartment and for the first time in my life I will be above someone... so obviously I'm concerned about...

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CPhoenix 28th June 2018
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Hi, i've been trying to make my mixing room sound more dead for mixing. The room is 4m x 7m (13ft x 22ft) i have two absorbtion...

Monk u
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Monk u 25th June 2018
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My room is 13'x19'x vaulted ceiling. My screen (100"x42") is on the 13' wall, The screen is acoustically transparent,...

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kgveteran 23rd June 2018
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Hello slutz! :) I have a room (12,5 x 9,2 x 6,9) until 5,6 on the front wall. Walls are not parallel. It's an old house. I...

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JayPee 23rd June 2018
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I'm building some 7 well 1D QRD's with embedded diffusers in the wells (diffactal style). Does anyone have thoughts on how...

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Jerbery 23rd June 2018
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What impact (if any) does shifting wells left or right have on a QRD (assuming adjacent QRDs have the same well shift (left or...

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Noisewagon 23rd June 2018
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I'm in a temporary space and won't have time to cover them because of reasons. Is it even necessary as far as safety goes?

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goom 22nd June 2018
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Hello sluts! long time reader, first time this section... :) I'm planning making some super chunk and basic bass/mid...

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JayPee 22nd June 2018
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I'm building a few 6'x4' gobos on casters to tighten up the room around my drum kit, act as a makeshift vocal booth, etc.; as...

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gabehizer 21st June 2018
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So kind of a stupid question. I'm going to be building some hanging bass trap panels for me control room. I'm going to order...

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Bushman 21st June 2018


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