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Hi! Thanks so much for all the useful info posted here, i've been reading nonstop here lately, in the process of treating my...

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AwwDeOhh 8th November 2012
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Sorry cannot find a definitive answer What is best for a 100mm (4ins) deep bass trap Rw3 60kg/m3 or RW5 100kg/mg3. Thanks

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davidmoore 8th November 2012
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I just finished construction of a new control room, w/ double framed walls (wall gaps are 12 inches between drywall surfaces,...

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AwwDeOhh 8th November 2012
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I tried to search on this but because the search function disallows the " character (or something) I can't find a good...

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twentyhertz 8th November 2012
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Hello, I'm making a studio in my basement. It will be use mostly for electroacoustic composition. I'm doing the painting right...

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MathieuMx 6th November 2012
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Hi there - I've got a room that i do tracking/mixing in. dimensions are 19.5' x 19.5' x 7'9" Current treatment...

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AwwDeOhh 6th November 2012
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alrighty, i'm about to embark on the building of a bunch of bass traps and gobos, some for myself and some for the studio i'm...

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Diviapaed 5th November 2012
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Hey guys! I have wrapped 21, 4 inch thick, 2x4 sheets of Mineral wool completely in fabric, front and back. I bonded it with...

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bytehoven 5th November 2012
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Has anybody ever had any luck with finding OC 703 (24"x48" by 2" or 4" I'm no longer fussy) in or around...

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Wayne Rama 3rd November 2012
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Does anyone have any experience with this? Primacoustic FlexiBooth | It looks like something I can build...

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Thegrim 1st November 2012
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hey everyone! I think i made a big mistake over the past month building a vocal booth and need to find a way to fix it without...

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gard 30th October 2012
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I came across tow old cassette tape holders. When empty they look like they could possibly used for some light diffusion. Other...

WR Recording
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recordinghopkins 29th October 2012
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Hi, I built an acoustical. I used the PT80 Isover mineral wool. Sorry for the poor language...

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chsm 28th October 2012
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Hi All, I've been dabling with QRDude and decided to rough up a skyline which fits well with the materials that I have access...

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stgaudio 28th October 2012
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General Purpose Slab Insulation 100mm A versatile rock mineral wool slab suitable for a wide variety of applications such as...

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avare 25th October 2012
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Hello, I am planning to build some 1d QRD for my front wall between the speakers (no flush mount). My room inner walls room...

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OpusOfTrolls 21st October 2012
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Hi all, Just a quick question, Does an inverse QRD differ from normal QRD in that it has inset wells that are built into a...

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stgaudio 20th October 2012
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Hey folks: Quick Summary of my Question: I'm looking for opinions on the inexpensive Auralex T'fusor, Q'fusor, and Metrofusor...

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umarekawaru 19th October 2012
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So we just had a baby and I can't continue recording loud bands in the basement. But I have an opportunity to get my own...

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GIK Acoustics 19th October 2012
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so, here I am, Hi! First off, measurements have been made. My idea is to build some boxes for bass absorbtion, calculated...

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Glenn Kuras 16th October 2012
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Does such a formula exist? If not, or there are just too many variables, I'm basically looking for mylar/plastic-type film that...

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DanDan 15th October 2012
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I've searched this forum alot, and learned how to do these 3 methods, but what I am not sure of is which is actually more...

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denlig 14th October 2012
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Hello all. Me and my wife just purchased our first home and I have the pleasure of having a large portion of the basement to use...

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slrobinson1983 14th October 2012
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Some companies are selling single panels for £230 plus yet they are vacuum formed, cast polystyrene or foams. It's one single...

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Axe 12th October 2012
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Hi All, I have a converted barn about 16 ft wide, very long, 2 parallel walls as you can imagine, triangular roof. As per the...

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OpusOfTrolls 11th October 2012
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Recording a electric guitarist with amp. I have nice bass traps/panel. The room is a bedroom not a pro space (about 13 by 13)and...

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kasmira 11th October 2012
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...will decreasing the Ethan Winer designs from 24 inches wide to 16 inches wide (to fit exposed studs on an existing wall)...

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Glenn Kuras 9th October 2012
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This is a look at my corner bass traps

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Syncamorea 9th October 2012
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My living room cum studio lol has a big fireplace behind my desk; i was wondering if i should line it with bass traps or put them...

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musikmaschine 9th October 2012
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Hi everybody, I've been lurking around here for a while reading as much as I can. But i still would like some guidance form the...

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pat_00 8th October 2012
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I have two 4 ft x 2ft bass traps currently floorstanding, and straddled across the two corners directly behind my monitors. I...

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jimmyboy7 7th October 2012
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In store and online (use halloween144 at checkout) or you can download the free joann app and look at the coupons from the app...

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OpusOfTrolls 7th October 2012
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stgaudio 6th October 2012
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Hope this hasn't already been covered, I have looked but didn't have much luck. I am in the unfortunate situation where I don't...

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sonortony35 6th October 2012
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I know hanging foam here is against alot of you guys religion. LOL. I get it. But it does work to some degree, and i dont have...

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GIK Acoustics 6th October 2012
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I just got this space, 2nd floor, brick walls with plaster of them i think. My goal is to turn it onto a project studio/...

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GIK Acoustics 6th October 2012
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Hey there! I'm in the process of planning acoustic improvements for my home studio and I've been really interested in finding...

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GIK Acoustics 6th October 2012
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So I recently bought 6 Acoustic Panels to help with my very apparent low frequency issue in my Studio. I finally found the most...

Firsthand Media
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Glenn Kuras 5th October 2012
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room dimensions are: 9 feet wide 21 feet long 14 foot ceilings recording upright piano two large oak dressers at one of...

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anonymouse 5th October 2012
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Hi. Would a 4" of this be good enough as a basstrap? Rockwool Flexi A Plate, Density: 30 kg/m3, Air flow resistivity:...

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avare 3rd October 2012
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Pretty significant 75hz dip and peak at 150hz Im not a fan of that one around 325-350 either but I figured I'd start with the...

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akebrake 2nd October 2012
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Help a newbie... I'm planning to build bass traps, 2x4 ft wooden frame, 4" rockwool (100kg/m3), and auralex 2"...

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Don Solaris 2nd October 2012
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Hi all dear gearlutz! Threre's some photos of my listening room i've build this year. Thanks for all guru's of this forum! )

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Axe 30th September 2012
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I got it wrong in my head I guess. I thought I had read that leaving the facing on the side facing into the corner helped with...

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Ethan Winer 29th September 2012
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Hi. I have the following kind of fluffy insulation with the following specs: ----------------------------------------- 7 pieces...

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Mastergod 29th September 2012
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Still have a few room modes, and am going to add soffit traps to the bottom corner of my room. Wondering if 12" is enough...

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JLiRD808 28th September 2012
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Hello, i've read a few threads on diffusion here on GS, and the approach, i gather, is specific for each room 'issue' involving...

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Jens Eklund 27th September 2012
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Hey guys, I have noticed a lot of interest in VPR absorbers of late and I was wondering if anyone had tried or considered using a...

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OpusOfTrolls 26th September 2012
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Hi guys I just made 4 acoustic panels by myself. Using Ultratouch Denim Insulation R19 into a 2' x 4' x 3" Frame with Linen...

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Glenn Kuras 26th September 2012
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Below I have copied a typical absorption coefficient curve for a resonant (membrane) absorber from a well known text book....

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Icecube1 26th September 2012


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