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Been in a DIY mood. Honestly don't even know where to put it yet, because I don't understand diffusion placement yet.......but I...

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Sweets10v8 1st March 2016
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I'm trying to find out who can build high quality good looking diffusors that diffuse well down to the Schroeder frequency...

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Sebastian Vera 25th February 2016
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Hi everyone, I am a musician who works and lives in İstanbul. So, sorry if I do mistakes by using english language. I have...

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Cenani 25th February 2016
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Hello Gear Slutz I have a basement room that Id like to record and mix in, its a bit boxy and needs some acoustic treatment,...

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HomemadeJam 23rd February 2016
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Hi! I am trying to design the accoustics for my studio which is.. in a bedroom of sizes: 3.80m length 2.68m wide 3.30...

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Sanlky 23rd February 2016
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I may be getting ready to make some bass traps/absorbers for my small venue.... OC703 is not available in Thailand, so I'm going...

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JWL 23rd February 2016
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Hi everyone, this is going be my first diy thread I've ever made but i thought since I was doing it anyways I may as well. First...

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Florios 22nd February 2016
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Is this Earthwool material more effective than Rockwool for making bass...

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avare 22nd February 2016
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Hi All, does anyone have recommendations on a good non-toxic acoustic panel? I've read that fiberglass materials are...

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arch1 22nd February 2016
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Apologies if this has already been asked - it seems like something that would have come up, but I couldn't find it via...

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mirochandler 22nd February 2016
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Hello all. First post in the part of the forum, I mostly read the Remote/Acoustic forum and stay out of the rest of Gearslutz...

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Contrabass 20th February 2016
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I'm about to order a set of damping for my room. I'm rather new at this. But after reading through a few books books on damping,...

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kgveteran 20th February 2016
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Hi, longtime lurker here. I have built rectangular corner bass traps with wooden frames and I am not sure whether or not shutting...

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sheggs 18th February 2016
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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 18th February 2016
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How are round tube-like "bass traps" compared to more flat/triangular ones? By "round" I mean if you would...

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keenly 17th February 2016
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Hi all, Long time lurker and first time poster here. First of all i would like to show my respect and gratitude to all the...

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silveradodays 16th February 2016
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Hi guys, I recently purchased a number of panels and bass traps for my bedroom studio. The foam is manufactured by dunlop (you...

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keenly 16th February 2016
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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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norton 16th February 2016
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Hello My 2 channel listening room is a small square one with the known bass problems. So i am thinking of treating the four...

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avare 14th February 2016
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I have a box spring that someone was going to throw away, so I tore the fabric off of the front and have decided to try to turn...

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richie0801 10th February 2016
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Hi, I have few "superchunks" in my listening room but they are not as efficient as I wish.To day their dimensions are...

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charles sabbah 10th February 2016
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Hi guys, I've been investigating getting some 2D BAD panels made using something like the MLS sequence Boggy provided, but in...

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almikel 9th February 2016
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Hi guys. I'm looking for a temporary way to decouple my near-field monitors from my desk and raise them up. My health is bad,...

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Muser 8th February 2016
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Hello everyone. My name is Alan, and I've found this excellent forum in my Google searches for acoustic treatments for my home...

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PianoProdigy 7th February 2016
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I have a small 2.5m X 3.5m garden studio, concrete block walls, wooden roof sealed & packed out with Rockwool. Internally,...

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MagicIan07 6th February 2016
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Greetings, For a long time I was fixed on buying Ethan's Realtraps which I think are great but being a bit of a DIYer I decided...

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Friedemann 5th February 2016
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Hi everyone . I'm about to treat my room for the first time around :)) so ... Ive made a little bit of searching on the net and...

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Ethan Winer 2nd February 2016
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Hello, got an idea about a portable bass trap using a 7'x 18" sonotube. I was going to stuff it with pink fluffy OC...

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akebrake 1st February 2016
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Hi! We're currently in the start-up phase of building a small extra mix room, in conjunction with our existing facilities. The...

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adrumdrum 30th January 2016
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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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murphythecat87 26th January 2016
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hi everyone I have done 4 bass traps 14inch thick with roxul comfortbatt which is 2 pcf. I also have done 4 first reflection 11...

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murphythecat87 25th January 2016
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Hi All, Lately i've been looking for a way to get my hands on a high performance bass trap that also has some decent visual...

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CallumJParker 24th January 2016
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Looking to get some really thick abortion curtains (think theatre thick) in order to do some absorption along the long sides of...

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Awesomealex9 23rd January 2016
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I see many recommendations for 17x17 inch soffit traps. GIK soffits are this size, I think. Will 20x20 be even better? Also,...

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Bassguy777 22nd January 2016
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Hi fellas, first i'll introduce myself as is my first post, i'm Toc Toc, we are a lil studio from Mallorca, Spain. Espai Temps |...

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explorer 21st January 2016
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I put some freshly made 4" bass traps in my room, made of Knauf 3pcf insulation board. At first i thought the stuff was...

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Dunskat 19th January 2016
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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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jrubbernek 19th January 2016
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I got 12 FRK 703 sheets. I will be using 2 sheets to make 4" bass traps. I know the FRK side needs to face the room. Since...

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TYPHY 14th January 2016
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Hi, new member looking for some advise for treatment of my living/listening room - first focussing on the ceiling which is where...

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Ethan Winer 10th January 2016
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Hi guys! I just got a hold of a new rehearsal space that I'm thinking about using as a studio/control room. I would, however,...

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StudioFredde 10th January 2016
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Hello, A friend gave me some thin, good quality plywood panels (3 mm thick). I decided to use them for building a QRD diffuser...

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mordente 9th January 2016
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i have a 10 by 10 room with a setup including 5 inch krk monitors. the sound is not well produced. the low end is really bad...

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nightfar 7th January 2016
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I'm about to put together some panels / bass traps, and I'm hoping to save some money by using 1/2" oriented strand board...

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Glenn Kuras 6th January 2016
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Is flutter echo a high frequency problem, and therefore fixable with acoustic foam? I know in general, thick panels made from...

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Abel Soul 5th January 2016
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Hi folks, I originally posted this in my Irregular room shape thread but I guess it's probably more appropriate here. I've...

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Abel Soul 5th January 2016
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Hello everyone, I've been a looooong time lurker on this board, and have gained invaluable knowledge over my 10+ year journey...

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LCDVision 5th January 2016
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Would R-30 Owens Corning Pink Fluffy work for soffit bass traps? If I framed out with small lumber in the upper soffit's of my...

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richie0801 4th January 2016
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dZV-gxVpkGk He used this frame instead of wood. Will this work? I dont see why not. Just making sure.

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CM_Acoustics 4th January 2016
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hi everyone I have 6 bass traps of 47x24 inch. 4 of those are 14 inch thick and 2 of those are 11.5 inch thick. I have...

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murphythecat87 30th December 2015
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Hi, here I am with my room after 2 months of test and try in order to optimize it. Situation is the following: room size: very...

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JWL 30th December 2015


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