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Old 29th August 2018
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Originally Posted by Boxtone View Post
However, all of these designs, despite differences, are (in a very basic way) fundamentally achieving the same result. Direct sound to listener unimpeded by the reflective surfaces, and modal control. So for those of us who are not acousticians and who are DIY oriented, I think any approach other than achieving those two fundamental goals is a waste of money and time. EQing to a certain curve while putting up insufficient porous absorbers, often via commercial "bass traps" does absolutely nothing to achieve those goals. Just my opinion.