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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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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
replies: 1,359 views: 1,082,683
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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
replies: 121 views: 193,149
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philsaudio 21st February 2017
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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...

xxRock_Onxx
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xxRock_Onxx 7 hours 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...

audiovisceral
replies: 108 views: 164,964
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softie 3 days 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...

jrubbernek
replies: 117 views: 70,995
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jazztronaut 4 days ago
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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...

Thio
replies: 5 views: 7,369
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gsteiner 4 days ago
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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...

sentient
replies: 1 views: 98
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dinococcus 5 days ago
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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....

Julian_
replies: 2 views: 110
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Julian_ 5 days ago
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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...

maxiedaniels
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maxiedaniels 1 week ago
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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 1 week ago
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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...

aperception
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akebrake 1 week ago
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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...

maxiedaniels
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coreyspencer 1 week ago
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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...

dysenterygary
replies: 38 views: 12,053
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chadk808 1 week ago
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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...

timc3
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timc3 1 week ago
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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"...

LSP
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kosulin 1 week ago
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Hey guys, are these bass traps any...

StefanAustria
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dinococcus 3 weeks ago
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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...

mat_down_under
replies: 2 views: 189
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Grovestand 4 weeks ago
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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...

DavidSanx
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BJosephs 4 weeks ago
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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...

mrhudson
replies: 2 views: 276
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Grovestand 4 weeks ago
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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...

jrubbernek
replies: 22 views: 4,440
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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...

Cabes
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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...

kwaem
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kwaem 20th October 2020
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I have a live room in my basement that I've treated with many diy absorption panels, corner bass traps, and have also ordered...

LSP
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LSP 18th October 2020
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Apologies if this has already been answered, but I couldn't find it. Don't kill yourselves answering this, but I'm hoping someone...

sdog
replies: 32 views: 7,186
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AreYouHuman 17th October 2020
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As a test I decided to build a skyline diffuser today! :) I calculated the dimensions with the free mhsoft software and went for...

Tom H
replies: 75 views: 130,027
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Burstwurst 16th October 2020
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Hello, i would like to make 2 diffusers, 1st is 120x20 cm, 2nd is 60x20 cm. I'm currently trying to calculate them here...

Stopons
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Stopons 15th October 2020
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For 24" square traps in the corners, I'd like insulation around 5k GFR. I was recommended Knauf Ecobatt, but can't find it...

maxiedaniels
replies: 3 views: 169
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DeathRobot 15th October 2020
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I have 2' of pink fluffy along my back wall, contained within a stud frame. I wanted to add some high end back into the room and...

DeathRobot
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DeathRobot 14th October 2020
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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...

G. E.
replies: 519 views: 347,073
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thirdflr 13th October 2020
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Hi All, I know it’s been established that Bradford Fibretex 350 is the closest thing to OC we’ve got here in Oz, but...

Angrychris
replies: 1 views: 176
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mpearce38 9th October 2020
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Hi all, Does anyone know of a supplier in So Cal that carries 4" #4 rockwool And 2" #8 in stock? Nothing against...

AV_Dub
replies: 1 views: 156
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AV_Dub 9th October 2020
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I like to reuse / reduce / recycle when I can, and I'm always on the lookout for some free, useful stuff. A food subscription...

le_gums
replies: 1 views: 198
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le_gums 8th October 2020
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Hi I need some absorber panels to cover small areas close to my speakers to help kill first order reflections. They will need...

mr-b
replies: 1 views: 210
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avare 7th October 2020
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TL;DR: I need help deciding what sort of acoustic treatment I should use in my square room (3.5m x 3.5m, 2.5m H), I don't want to...

mat_down_under
replies: 12 views: 540
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mat_down_under 6th October 2020
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So I've seen some great innovative ways of exposing more of the absorption material on these forums and other sites, so I'd like...

hduncan
replies: 31 views: 19,198
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flextone 6th October 2020
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This is kind of a naive question, so surely the answers will be interesting... During my planning I have been simply looking at...

MF_Kitten
replies: 2 views: 229
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MF_Kitten 3rd October 2020
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my live room is too dead sounding for my taste. its mainly used for tracking drums. for now the live room is almost as dead as...

arjan
replies: 37 views: 10,634
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erre72 1st October 2020
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Guys, Anyone have any thoughts on building a saxophone booth about 4’ x 6’ ? How much noise reduction could it provide?

Digiplex
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Digiplex 1st October 2020
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Is polyester wool suitable for building Bass traps?

0000
replies: 26 views: 3,701
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Djones 30th September 2020
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Hi, I've read the posts about DIY Billys and Kilbys and Gerbsys etc, but I'm left with some confusion. I want to add two corner...

flextone
replies: 9 views: 345
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flextone 30th September 2020
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HI, I am very new to room acoustics and have been reading through various articles and forums extensively. I do realize there...

Luke K
replies: 74 views: 29,132
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hello people 28th September 2020
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Ok, I have a question, might be stupid, but what the hack Why not just take 2 big card boards and fill them with whichever...

raz_klinghoffer
replies: 11 views: 2,839
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housegezeichnet 24th September 2020
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I'd love to DIY some acoustic panels and bass traps but I have little access to any tools, and a proper building set up and...

rawisthemotto
replies: 2 views: 221
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joeq 24th September 2020
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Pictured is an empty space that I will be making into a combination control room/live room. Dimensions are approximately 30’ x...

mattberkeley
replies: 1 views: 152
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joeq 24th September 2020
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Hi Everybody, howdy I hope this is not imposing, but I found some of the threads here really helpful so I thought I might...

notimeforarcs
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Deleted 56021e5 20th September 2020
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I am thinking of using four foot wide pegboard from floor to ceiling in the corners of my live room. I will pack it full of...

smokapot
replies: 19 views: 10,294
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latestflavor 18th September 2020
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For my studio I am tearing down the wood from all walls and ceiling, stuffing all empty spaces with mineral wool, and covering it...

MF_Kitten
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MF_Kitten 18th September 2020
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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
replies: 169 views: 117,923
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MoyenChari 17th September 2020
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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...

StevenAndres
replies: 54 views: 13,197
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Deleted 56021e5 17th September 2020
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Hi, I started to get way more into acoustics and also started measuring my room because I’m not happy how the room is...

Dayvi
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Dayvi 16th September 2020
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I found a local seller who is moving out of the state and who's willing to sell three Primacoustic Full Traps for $300. I...

MarathonMan
replies: 15 views: 483
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dmac660 12th September 2020
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So, I'm converting my 2'x4' gobo's into PRD diffusors on one side. I've heard that repetition is bad, but what if I stack two of...

wesarvin
replies: 11 views: 9,426
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D_T_Music 12th September 2020

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