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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...

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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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Hello, I want to put 4” Bass traps made of Owens Corning 705 along all of the ceiling and wall corners however my control room...

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EpicEsquire 8 hours ago
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I am about to embark on an epic build project and wondered if when building a QRD diffsuer is it worth making the vertial slates...

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pencilextremist 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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KYEshand 2 days ago
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Hi there, 1. The now famous A10 is supposedly tuned to about 63Hz. I have a hot spot around 110. A) Is there a way to adjust...

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arsonculture 4 days 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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EOG 4 days ago
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Optiffusor : 4X: 1200x600x220mm 300EURO Most cost-effective diffusors ? Are these maybe also the best diffusors (they are...

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Jens Eklund 4 days ago
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People might be aware that artificial mineral fibre products (Owen's corning, Rockwool, etc.) may be health hazards (e.g.,...

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mashpete 4 days ago
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I live in Australia and want to get my hands on the equivalent of Owens Corning 703 to make some bass traps. So far I have found...

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hello people 4 days ago
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My ceiling slants from about 11 feet down to 7 feet. I’d like to hang a 6” absorber above a drum kit. Should I hang the...

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VenVile 1 week ago
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I recently found some nice old boards in my wood stash and now I'm thinking of building some acoustic absorbers using those....

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TimSmo 1 week ago
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I’m just getting started with researching the data here on GS regarding DIY acoustic paneling, etc. I came across this...

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neve1064 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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I built a guitar practice room in my basement following Rod Gervais' "Build It Like Athens Pros". The room is...

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Boytbpc 1 week ago
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Hi Guys, So I've spent a couple of days reading other posts and trying to figure out the best way to do this, but I'd still...

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noob39 2 weeks ago
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Hello all Longtime lurker.. couple questions: I have an upper corner that is 28" deep, 22" high and 66"...

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youngteam 2 weeks ago
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I'll preface by saying I'm a total newbie when it comes to acoustics. In fact, my entire approach to recording in a nontreated...

B. Toast
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B. Toast 2 weeks ago
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Hello fellow slutz! I'm looking for suggestions for count and placement of bass traps for my home studio/listening room. The room...

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Jens Eklund 2 weeks ago
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I have threaded my room with basstrapps behind the speakers. Absorption panels on the first reflection point. Two big basstraps...

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Jens Eklund 2 weeks ago
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Background on my project: I’m just about done with a jam room build (playing rock and funk with acoustic drums, guitar, bass,...

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TheBigBurrito 3 weeks ago
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Hello everyone! I have "designed" and currently building a couple of bass traps for my room and I find it hard to...

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musictracer 3 weeks ago
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I’m in the Dayton, Ohio area- anybody here able to take a look at my space and help me figure out how best to treat it?

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nwtlnts 3 weeks ago
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Hello, I recently moved and am trying to get my new room setup. It has hardwood floors, drywall ceiling/walls, and a 10''...

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nwtlnts 3 weeks 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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naestyoh 4 weeks ago
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Okay so i am doing a room up and will be able to fit myself a nice studio desk in there, I have about a grand to spend and after...

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jdier 4 weeks ago
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Hello gearslutz, I am old reader and new poster. Before starting, i have tried to read almost all related posts about that...

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DownTheLine 4 weeks ago
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First, I want to thank this group for all the valuable information about soundproofing I've read here. The members of this group...

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theragingwalrus 4 weeks ago
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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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musictracer 14th January 2020
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Does anyone have any experience with this product?? I've attached some info. Thanks. JV

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Piyono 14th January 2020
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Hi, I'm looking into building my own bass traps. My main question is in the UK you cant seem to buy any of the easily available...

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Jens Eklund 9th January 2020
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hello, on the weekend i finally finished my latest DIY room acoustics project. due to the absolutely great improvement the...

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Jens Eklund 9th January 2020
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I have understood that the q value of a helmholtz resonator will become less narrow with porous material inside. Now I am...

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Jens Eklund 9th January 2020
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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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lockstok 5th January 2020
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I'm a newbie to the gearslutz board and this is my first review of a recent purchase. I'll try to keep it short and simple. I...

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mrfantastic 3rd January 2020
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Hello all, Last year I built my own acoustic panels for my home theatre which were all absorbers made from Rockwool. I am...

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MasterMech 3rd January 2020
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Hi, I'm sure you get this question a lot, but I couldn't find an answer that fits to my situation. I am just getting started...

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Jens Eklund 30th December 2019
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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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Jens Eklund 30th December 2019
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Hey everybody, Is it worth to use 30-90-60 degrees triangle rock wool for super chunks instead of regular 45-90-45...

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Carl1988 24th December 2019
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Hi all, Which one absorb lower bass frequencies? Super chunks or straddling horizontal panels floor to ceiling with air gap...

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Carl1988 23rd December 2019
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Title pretty much says it. Like many folks here, I'm in a rented space and, well you get it. I am just curious as to how others...

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foamboy 20th December 2019
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Dear All, My name is Rafael Foca, I'm typing from Brazil ... I just joinned the group as a user today but I have been...

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Yannick 16th December 2019
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Anyone have any experience with this product, Johns Manville MinWool-1200 Industrial Board 1280 4" (102mm) density 8 pcf...

Blackened Bass
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Blackened Bass 14th December 2019
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Does anybody have any information on the DBX DRIVERACK RTA-M measurement mic? I'm trying to judge if it's "good...

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drhardlove 9th December 2019
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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 8th December 2019
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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 7th December 2019
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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 7th December 2019
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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 6th December 2019
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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 6th December 2019
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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 6th December 2019
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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 6th December 2019
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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 3rd December 2019


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