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Bass traps, acoustic panels, foam etc

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24th November 2017
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I'm working in a small room 2.4m by 2.1m. I added 4 rockwool bass traps to try and improve the acoustics ..... 2 in the corners...

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OpusOfTrolls 8th September 2012
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Hey all, Attached is a clip I captured yesterday in my really small drum booth with no treatment in it. The reason for no...

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jordanvoth 7th September 2012
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sells DIY bags that basically come with four plastic corner pieces and a bag to slip 703 into. Looks like the 703 is pretty...

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chanta 6th September 2012
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I'm still trying to get my room as flat as possible. After adding some tuned traps, my bass has flattened significantly, but I...

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jeremycox 6th September 2012
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Has anyone had any experience with acoustical paint? I found this manufacturer. Has anyone tried this and is it effective? ...

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Lazydaze 5th September 2012
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basement construction budget only $20,000 that includes discounted labor, and materials costs so I need to be creative and...

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avare 4th September 2012
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Is this even possible? I've noticed with my room if I add correct amount of absorption it's kinda dead, if I scale back I get...

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Syncamorea 4th September 2012
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Hi, I'm in the process of designing a new studio in the garden of my new house but in the mean time I'm having to use the dining...

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sheggs 31st August 2012
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I'll be back with measurements

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kasmira 31st August 2012
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Have a corner to fill and a few options. Basically I could go... 6"d x 24"w x 8'h straddling the corner with an...

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CRASHBOX 28th August 2012
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Hi I have an issue with the low end - when i first moved here i did tons of measurements, and noticed a strong peak at the 64 or...

The Beatsmith
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The Beatsmith 27th August 2012
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Hi guys! I finally decided to build resonant / panel absorbers to deal with this horrible 125h room mode that I have :lol: I...

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John White 25th August 2012
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After months of research on this site I finally took the plunge and built a bunch of broad band absorbers for my studio. I used...

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cabbo 25th August 2012
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Project studio room: mainly used for tracking vocals and a bit of mixing. In the diagram the long blue line is a full length...

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kasmira 24th August 2012
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Dumb question I'm sure but I have never worked with FRK faced 703 before... I'm about to place an order for 24 2" 703...

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DanDan 23rd August 2012
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hi, was contacted by a local who is selling some 703, he tells me they were originally 4' x 8' sheets that were cut down to 2' x...

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Insulation Man 23rd August 2012
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I currently have my small home recording studio set up in a very bizarrely shaped room (see attached diagram). I want to...

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boggy 23rd August 2012
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Hi, I recently made and installed 6x 2ft by 4ft unfaced 4" rockwool panels with a 1" Air gap in my listening room...

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lynch86 22nd August 2012
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I have a few extra Auralex bass corner bass traps. They are virtually useless in my room at reducing bass frequencies. (This is...

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ritelec 22nd August 2012
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I have 56 inches to work with. At 1.5" well widths and 1/8" fins, I come out a little over for 5xN7 panels. So I...

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jim1961 21st August 2012
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Hello everyone. i've been lurking on gearslutz for a long time but finally do have a question regarding DensGlass. I am by no...

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Icecube1 21st August 2012
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These traps will go (almost) floor to ceiling in the corners I can see (front) from my monitoring position. There will be 2 on...

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DemonWithAHalo 19th August 2012
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Which is better above the mix position in general, a diffuser or a broad band absorber? I was thinking of putting up a skyline...

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avare 18th August 2012
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This was fun! About a 3 hr build... It probably won't do much... But it looks cool... PVC and Super glue....It's surprisingly...

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Jens Eklund 17th August 2012
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Hi, My room's dimensions are: 437 L x 306 W x 270 H cm (I'm approximately 260-270 cm away from the back wall). Do you think i...

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cborg 16th August 2012
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I couldn't find info on this, I was wondering if building corner bass trap using 8' sonotube + multiple holesaw holes and cutting...

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hadazzled. 16th August 2012
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Hi Guys, First time user... I'm currently treating my studio space with acoustic panels. I read in Mike Senior's 'Mixing...

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DanDan 15th August 2012
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I want to straddle the corners with these Roxul but the R30 is only 7.25". I'm gonna put them in frames and straddle the...

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sventvkg 14th August 2012
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Hi, I have built some panels using 2 sheet of 2" (total 4" thick) Knauf 3lb rigid fiberglass. I want to build some...

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Jamman 14th August 2012
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GIK Acoustics have their Soffit trap and RealTraps have their MegaTrap which is a bit bigger than the first. What are peoples...

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JonesH 13th August 2012
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hi everyone :) just curious: does anybody know what are these basstraps dada life is using? (see link below) Dada Life's New...

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feltside 12th August 2012
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Does hanging the traps on walls have any acoustical advantage over standing them on floor? My room has dry walls. Room size...

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shubhsound 12th August 2012
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Good day everyone. I would like to ask for some advice detail about Helmholtz resonator. I read thread:...

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Syncamorea 10th August 2012
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hi everyone, i already posted that question in another topic not long ago, but i haven't had any answer, so i thought i might...

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jim1961 10th August 2012
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I know this has been discussed, but I wanted to get ideas about my specific situation. I'm making the whole back wall an...

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jim1961 10th August 2012
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Seems like my thread about Helmholtz rezonator: Bass traps, acoustic panels, foam etc - has been voted down...

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bedope 8th August 2012
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avare 8th August 2012
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I`m thinking about buying my bass traps from GIK ACOUSTIC. Is that a good choice? GIK Acoustics Monster Bass Trap 88 00 each sold...

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Glenn Kuras 8th August 2012
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Hi, Whilst driving the other day I was trying to help myself understand how diffusers work. Obviously I started just using...

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SKD 7th August 2012
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Are soffit bass traps the same as super chunk bass traps in desgin being stacked insulation ? soffit stacked insulation in a...

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axeman_uk 7th August 2012
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Hi All I'm very close to finishing my project studio and want to discuss bass trapping. The room is too complex to describe...

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dubmunkey 6th August 2012
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Hey acoustics forum, long time no talk! Im in a room thats aprox 12X17x10(height) and has hardwood floors. I currently have...

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Jens Eklund 6th August 2012
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I'm trying to tame a huge 40Hz ringing in my room. Truth be told it's closer to 42Hz. So I've been researching my little butt off...

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Cb Media 6th August 2012
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ok so I've been recording my band for years in our practice space, and the drums are a constant struggle to get sounding good -...

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Jens Eklund 5th August 2012
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since i can't have fiberglass or any other itchy stuff inside... would 8" panels of these, or polyester-wool panels in...

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serious 5th August 2012
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Hi I'm looking into DIY bass traps and came across a company called Megasorber and their polyester material P100BK. The...

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serious 5th August 2012
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I was just thinking about cheap possibilities to make Diffusors happen, and found this Site (imagine some fabric and rockwool to...

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SirTralala 4th August 2012
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dinhtiendat 4th August 2012
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Maybe an un answerable question without all the other parameters given. Basically i have 2" wall panel about 36" x...

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JLiRD808 4th August 2012
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What is the best way to build ceiling bass traps to get the most efficient absorption? After reviewing plans on several kinds, I...

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BLueROom 3rd August 2012


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