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

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johannburkard 5 minutes ago
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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 10 minutes 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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Cardinal_SINE 25 minutes 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 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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Rommy 5 hours 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 5 hours 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 9 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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Starlight 9 hours 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 11 hours 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 16 hours 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 16 hours 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 16 hours 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 17 hours 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 21 hours 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 22 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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matthew john 22 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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radlid 23 hours 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 1 day 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 1 day 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 1 day 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 1 day 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 1 day 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 1 day 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. 1 day 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 1 day 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 1 day 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 1 day 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 1 day ago
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Hi everyone, im in the early stages of converting my detached garage into a studio space. Currently my garage is just that, a...

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Jason Foi 1 day ago
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Hey guys, I'm setting up a studio in the room and I'm just wondering what kind of treatment I should apply to this ceiling. Do I...

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SoundPimp 1 day ago
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Hey! Anyone familiar with the construction of double masonry brick walls in prewar buildings in manhattan? I have some Yamaha...

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avare 1 day ago
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Would covering rockwool absorbers with a very thin (the stuff used for food) plastic film and then medium thick (breathable)...

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Jason Foi 1 day ago
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Hi Guys, I was wondering if anyone here has modified a gik tri trap, Currently I have 4, I have one in each corner, I am now...

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Jason Foi 2 days 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 2 days 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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FelizSounds 2 days ago
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Hi, I have a recording space in need of help. It's a rather small space, something like 2.25m wide, 5m deep and about 3meters...

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DanDan 2 days ago
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I am mounting my small bedroom studio and I need some help how to place my speakers and add acoustic treatment on corners and...

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mozca 2 days 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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Temple of Light 2 days ago
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Hi there, I am looking to install some acoustic panels in our office, hidden as movie posters from different films we have...

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elegentdrum 2 days ago
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So basically I don't have any tools or really a place where I could use tools since I live in an apartment so building a frame...

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Zig_Zag 2 days ago
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Hello guys! I've been a reader of the forum occasionally from quite some time and always enjoy the discussions and information...

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Starlight 2 days ago
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Hello guys! I've been a reader of the forum occasionally from quite some time and always enjoy the discussions and information...

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Maxxed 2 days ago
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Closing in on the finishing stages of setting up my new mastering room and reevaluating certain things.. Despite having read a...

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aleatoric 2 days ago
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I just thought I'd share my new build so far. I once said I'd never want to do another after a third time... Turns out I'm really...

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Mrtoast34 2 days ago
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Hi there, the title is pretty self-explanatory, but I want to build flush mounting for my Geithain RL906 which are ported on top....

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Jason Foi 3 days ago
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Basically finished with my new room and it's sounding amazing! I brought with me 4 GIK GridFusor's from my old room and am...

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aleatoric 3 days ago
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Could someone explain the differences between Boggys MLS and Newells sequence?? When each of these is appropriate?? Also ...

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DanDan 3 days ago
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Hey all, I’ve been hunting for FR burlap or similar for our soon to be built panels. I can’t seem to find a pure white. I...

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Fluxo 3 days ago
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Hello! I'll be building some bass traps and the only issue left is the fabric. Now, i'd like to print some art/images onto...

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basickarl 3 days ago


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