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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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anyone use one? what you guys think? in theory, it could be a nice thing to have, and not too pricey. Primacoustic Acoustic...

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KBOY 6th 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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Is there an effective way to do this using REW? I've done measurements with REW, but FAR from an expert in this area. Do you...

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G. E. 26th September 2012
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I'm looking at installing 17 more of these 1 1/2" x 4x12" Tectum panels in a gym to reduce reverberation time. The...

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2manyrocks 26th September 2012
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Hello, I can not find any information on the forum about this specific question. I have some rockwool with a depth of 4.5cm...

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bebbo 25th September 2012
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Hello GeatSlutz!!! I'm in the process of re-treating my studio and want to know your opinions on Auralex (foam) Vs. Ultratouch...

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OpusOfTrolls 24th September 2012
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How can I change the color of the fabric on absorbers. It appears to be fabric glued to mineral fiber insulation. I want to go...

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Ethan Winer 24th September 2012
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...will you help me figure out what to do to get it treated as best I can, for as cheap as possible, to help me with mixes? I...

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bobsbarricades 24th September 2012
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Hello Today I took some measurments of my room. I think I did it correct!? Anyway this is what I got from...

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Glenn Kuras 21st September 2012
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I'm getting ready to build some superchunks for my 12' x 16' room. There's a window on one of the 12' walls, but I just found out...

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seen-da-sizer 19th September 2012
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My studio partners and I are getting ready to build / buy a cloud for our control room (maybe 2 clouds?!). We're trying to decide...

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Glenn Kuras 18th September 2012
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Whats up slutzz kfhkh Original arrangment problem has been resolved, now just would like input on acoustic treatment. Rooms...

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DHerdeSouth 17th September 2012
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I am deciding to use soffit traps in my home studio. Then I had a great idea to calculate the soffit using the...

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kasmira 13th September 2012
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Hi all, I've been building bass traps using the Knauf equivalent of Owens 703 (3lb) with the silver facing on it. (It is...

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2manyrocks 11th September 2012
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Is anyone else using ASC Studiotraps? If so, how do you position them for recording acoustic guitar? Is anyone using them in a...

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Syncamorea 11th September 2012
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I thought I remember reading that panels absorb more low end if u keep the facing (FRK, etc) on the back side. Does that go...

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Ethan Winer 9th September 2012
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Im going to make my own Basstraps with rockwool, and panels, but im stumped. ...

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thajeremy 9th September 2012
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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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