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If you're looking for the quickest way to get started, I suggest checking out 1c, 2b, and 2a. These briefly and simply cover the...

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DanDan 2 weeks ago
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Measuring Room Acoustics Intro Acoustic Measuring Software of decent quality has become very affordable. This has led to many...

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DanDan 29th November 2017
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I've been working on a design for my studio, and I've come to this point. The original thread was called "How Much Space...

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Temple of Light 22nd February 2017
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Hi everyone. This is my first thread in this forum … :lol: Since we on a nearly daily basis see posts featuring graphs from...

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jcjr 30th July 2014
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Hi All, Info on the room: I have a rectangular room 11.5'W x 18.5'L x 8'H which has been converted into a studio, to be used...

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avare 8 minutes ago
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Just a quick idea, of which I'm not actually sure if it's any easier than the standard approach, but interesting...

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NJlo 1 hour ago
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I might want to buy a decent studio-desk to get a maximum pleasure, when making music. I consider building one myself, at least...

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DND-NS 1 hour ago
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hi everybody, after 7 or so years of making music (most of the time in small, poor rooms) I recently discovered an alternative...

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OpusOfTrolls 2 hours ago
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If you have a thick absorptive ceiling with good absorption down to low frequencies then does it matter how high the rigid...

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RyanC 2 hours ago
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Hi All I'm keen to get some further acoustic treatment but don't want to break the bank and I am ideally looking for a stick...

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Starlight 3 hours ago
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Click here to get the DIY Diffuser Blueprints] Hey guys, You might recall that I was going to give away free blueprints for...

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Gusss 5 hours ago
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Hi, A little lost after weeks of work. And I'm wondering how far off I am? I've done all the usual stuff. Superchunks in all...

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Gusss 5 hours ago
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I want to build some gobos for my recording room. I've decided to have them fully absorbing on both sides. Each gobo will be...

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nixoblivion 8 hours ago
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Howdy gearslutters! Please can someone actually clear this up for me. When I look at search results on this topic there are...

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eljefe 10 hours ago
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Hi Slutz, first post here. Anywho, I’m in my second round of treatments in my home mixing room and treating the hell out of my...

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AnthonyMele 11 hours ago
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Hi im tryin to sound proof my room or reduce noise transmiting as much as possible. someoone recommended me to use MLV aka mass...

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jhbrandt 13 hours ago
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Hi i have moderate asthma,it occurred 1-2times a year when i'm weak and exposed to what threaten me like those dust,rat...

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Jeremiah Sheets 13 hours ago
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I saw this message from a very old thread on this site and I have no way of getting in contact with the original...

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Jeremiah Sheets 13 hours ago
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Hey all! rockout So I've just bought a crap load of OC703 to build super-chunk bass traps against 3 corners of my room (one of...

Tory Meath
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Tory Meath 13 hours ago
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Hi all, I've been lurking and reading for a while now, trying to put together what is the best way to improve my spare bedroom...

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jrl 16 hours ago
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Can anyone link me to any kind of studio desk building plans/measurements? I'm pretty much ITB but have a couple of rack bits...

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jrl 16 hours ago
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Hi I´ve been lurking here on the acoustics forums for a while enjoying the information and the confusion created in my...

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oddur 19 hours ago
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Hi! I just finished building the studio: outer shell: 275cm height 348cm length 408cm width I then had acousticians...

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Gusss 19 hours ago
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Hi, I have a room that I am planning on finishing and turning into my studio room. Unfortunately the room is in the basement so...

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rodan 19 hours ago
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I am finishing the acoustic plan for my studio. My plan is to build bass traps 200mm deep but placing 160mm of wool inside,...

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lectric 1 day ago
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Hello GS, I have three sliding glass doors in my studio... two on the north wall, one on the south wall. The two on the north...

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Bunk Lance 1 day ago
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hi all, I'm about to treat an area of my home studio with the details found in this pdf: I'm interested in hearing any and...

Nick Boyd
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UltramegaOK 1 day ago
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Hello all. I've been successfully tracking in my house in a spare bedroom but Im glad to say I've been experiencing some...

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chrismeraz 1 day ago
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We are building a studio in a guesthouse and the only room available to us is shared with our kitchen. My wife has been so kind...

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th3fstaxn 1 day ago
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I thought I would share my experiences with my DIY bass traps since it may help someone in the future. Room's purpose is...

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bainmack 1 day ago
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Hey gearsluts kfhkh I've finished the structural build of my new studio, full 'room within a room' - drywall, stud walls stuffed...
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Hello all, New to the gearslutz community, thanks in advance for welcoming me in. I have a quick question. Yes I searched...

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johannburkard 2 days ago
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I am planning to convert my garage in to a small home cinema (the room is 2.7m x 5m), and I am trying to determine the best way...

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McDuff 2 days ago
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i do not want to staple or glue anything to my recently finished walls so i am looking to go with hooking some noise canceling...

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Ncrays 2 days ago
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A friend today claims ; That slats over absorbtion while providing some much needed reflections in some cases, can also...

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ostfisk 2 days ago
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I am sure that the answer is no else they would not be used but I was wondering if someone would be nice enough to explain why?...

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attaboy_jhb 2 days ago
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Hello, I am the engineering director for a small radio station. This summer we are moving locations and have to completely uproot...
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Hey everyone I’m in the planning phase of building a recording studio and I need advice on the design. The room dimensions...

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Rainorshinegrind 2 days ago
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A pipe was leaking above my room, so I had to move everything out for repairs. I have an opportunity to revise my setup,...

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satisfaction2009 2 days ago
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So, I’m a drummer but I can track decent guitar, bass and vox. I have almost completed my gear collection goal for this month,...

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Noisewagon 2 days ago
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Hi all. This it the room I have for my studio. Can you please help placing bass traps and acoustic panels for such room? I...

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Bushman 2 days ago
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Has anyone experienced both solutions ? I own Sonarworks and like it pretty much (great customer service btw), but was wondering...

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Gusss 2 days ago
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Can a working diffuser be built out of plastic tubes? Like this Google Image Result for...

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gtrdrumsplayer 2 days ago
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I am building a recording room of size 15' x 24' x 17' (h). There will be many hard surfaces in this room. There will also be...

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Starlight 3 days ago
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Hi Guys, I have been researching and have come up with some ideas about placing traps and panels in this room to get a decent...

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navu28 3 days ago
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Hi, i see a lot of indie and professional studios with wooden slats on their walls, the slats and slots are sometimes varying in...

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navu28 3 days ago
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I'm hoping this thread can clear up some confusion for me regarding different uses for adding panels (perforated or otherwise) in...

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navu28 3 days ago
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Found this Selecting the Right Acoustic Material Any general experiences thoughts etc, fire away - I'm not doing this...

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Jason Foi 3 days ago
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Hey everyone I have the opportunity to temporarily turn a french Chateau into a recording studio for 2 weeks. This would be a...

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deedeeyeah 3 days ago
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Hello all! I've been scouring the site and so far haven't found anything that would exactly answer all my questions here. My...

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Dana_T. 3 days ago
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I am soon starting the soundproofing part of my studio. I have decided to keep the room as one whole unit (despite what some...

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attaboy_jhb 3 days ago
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I have a vocal booth that I'm treating with dimensions: 11' length, 5' wide, 7' height. The materials that I've purchased are 48...

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skitzothebeast 3 days ago
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hi slutz, i'm about to optimize my mixing room with some diffusers. until now i have only absorbers on the ceiling, walls and...

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Jens Eklund 3 days ago
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I'm looking into a new studio space that has minimal sonic bleed to the outside except for through a few windows. The windows are...

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Kites 3 days ago


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