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How stupid would it be if I place 4inch panels WITH FRK at reflection points ? Or should I not be lazy and undo the cloth n...

TYPHY
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Friedemann 1st April 2016
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i was about to make rectangular frames for the material i bought this week but when i was measuring for the frames i thought the...

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sheggs 1st April 2016
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I have to build two clouds, one above the listening position which will start with just three seats, eventually six all together...

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kgveteran 31st March 2016
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Hi All I'm planning on making some early reflection panels after completing my superchunks. After researching I'll probably go...

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keenly 30th March 2016
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Is putting a ceiling cloud at the first-reflection point a high priority? I feel like the sound in my home/room studio is fairly...

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musichascolors 29th March 2016
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This is the best I could do. I have a freeze going around room and awkward plastering on ceiling. I could not quite 'straddle'...

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keenly 28th March 2016
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Just built 8 bass traps. They're triangular corner shaped, 120cm(47') high and 60*60*85cm (24*24*33') triangular, so each...

Samando
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Samando 26th March 2016
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Hi all So I'll working on some 24"x17"17" 50kg/m3 Rockwool superchunks in the corners of my new studio...

therose75
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Friedemann 26th March 2016
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Hi, looking for advice on this i just built some bass trap 4" and 2" absorbers with rw6 rockwool. I did loads of...

Kusnierek
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sto 25th March 2016
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Hi ,for building bass trap ,can i cover the Rock wool with something like nylon?is it affect to dis trap bass? Thanks

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raga2000 25th March 2016
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Instead of filling a frame with material, what I just places a full roll in the corner, then covered it with acoustic material?...

keenly
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keenly 24th March 2016
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Just thought I would tell anyone interested; Earthwool is much easier on the lungs. I have previously used Rockwool, upon...

keenly
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keenly 22nd March 2016
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Hello, I have a small mixing room where high and mid frequencies are already taken care of by acoustic panels. I want to build...

dramis
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dramis 21st March 2016
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Hi, I'm using a lot of this stuff in a small space, - clouds, wall panels, corner panels,.... My question is, considering the...

hywyn
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keenly 21st March 2016
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Hey guys, Does anyone have any advice about building traps for the oddly shaped back ceiling corners? I've got a couple of...

JohnTennant
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mutetourettes 21st March 2016
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Hello guys! This is one of my first posts here (if not the very first) but I am an avid reader of this forum and its...

mantrass
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drethe5th 20th March 2016
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I'm currently building super chunks in the main (wall-to-wall) dihedral corners of my studio, I track (guitar, bass &...

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KaseDismissed 20th March 2016
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Just thought I'd share this one as: A) The guy's story is really interesting and inspiring B) Although complicated, the...

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therose75 16th March 2016
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Excuse my ignorance. Well should it? I have mine about 7' off wall, 2.5 feet from corner. Bass trap will be to subs left....

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keenly 15th March 2016
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I'm looking to build a versatile mic isolation box (a DIY reflection filter) and I want to share my design idea and ask if I'm...

KaseDismissed
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JWL 14th March 2016
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Now that Avare has answered my first question (thank you!) I did some modeling with the Multi-layer Absorber Calculator. First...

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FriedaCalor 12th March 2016
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Hi all! I am going to build BBC A10 type bass traps. As it is an easy build which is quite self-explanatory, there are just...

Friedemann
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JP__ 5th March 2016
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Hello Does anyone have any experience of these very (too?) reasonably priced diffusors? dWood "Grooved" QRD Sound...

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HomemadeJam 4th March 2016
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Hi All Is it ok to have, say 24" superchunks in the 2 corners behind the monitors and 20" chunks behind the...

therose75
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therose75 3rd March 2016
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Before I had a clue what I was doing I bought 7 30cm x 1200cm 1' fibreglass panels. I now realize 1st reflection points should...

keenly
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JWL 2nd March 2016
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I own a music teaching studio and recently took over the back rooms to put in a small recording studio. I have three less than...

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JWL 2nd March 2016
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In the process of finalizing my designs for an acoustic panel. I'm considering 3 24"x24" panels for a medium...

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JWL 2nd March 2016
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I do not want to deaden my room. I now have first reflections treated with 4' fibreglass panels, 2' fibreglass panels behind...

keenly
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keenly 1st March 2016
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Building 24 inch thick bass traps, can't get hold of classic soft pink R19 grade insulation. As substitute, what about using...

Samando
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avare 1st March 2016
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Hello everyone, I'm about to build my acoustic panels and have found 3 options. First one is with a frame on the back of the...

Ferio
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Ferio 1st March 2016
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Here is a potential acoustic treatment for a problem area that thinks itself as a basement - even though technically it is above...

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jabney 1st March 2016
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Check out my 1st attempt at a panel to hang on the wall at the 1st reflection points. My Wife even approves!!! (She picked...

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Sweets10v8 1st March 2016
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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...

Bjorn Omholt
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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...

Cenani
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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,...

HomemadeJam
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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...

Sanlky
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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...

Parsnip
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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...

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

keenly
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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...

DTAKI
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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...

Contrabass
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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,...

Samando
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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...

GodSpeedE
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sheggs 18th February 2016
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Hi Here is my room treated by myself and according to SMT concept and using his stuff as well. ...

Mctwins
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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...

Samando
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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...

silveradodays
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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...

revamped
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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...

Michael_1106
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norton 16th February 2016

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