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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 3rd April 2018
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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...

Jens Eklund
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jcjr 30th July 2014
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I've been reading a lot on GS, read the Ethan's test about density etc but I still don't understand a couple of things regarding...

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JayPee 30 minutes ago
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This is probably a dumb question but screw it. I’m just curious for an explanation! So why is it preferential in a tracking...

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Jens Eklund 2 hours ago
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Hello friends, Done alot of research on these acoustic treatment threads and it has helped me alot. Wondering if the acoustics...

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Temple of Light 2 hours ago
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Hey guys... I have teamed up with a few local businessmen in the north of England to build a brand new commercial recording...

Shadow Puppets
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The Byre 8 hours ago
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Obviously space is an issue, for a machine room, but I'm curious, do any of you pros, semi-pros, or amateurs have a machine room?...

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endorka 9 hours ago
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Welcome friends. I have a sound card of type rme FireFace 800 but I want to know what is the internal card in the computer until...

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khitam 10 hours ago
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Hi folks.. I have a ground level studio, 1500 square feet all open, 13 foot ceilings. There is a ceiling that is drywall...

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Jason Foi 19 hours ago
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Hello All, Just moved into a new house with a room in the basement that will serve as a studio/mixing room (approx. 12.25 feet...

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Jason Foi 22 hours ago
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Hi guys, So I've recently got a decent amount of absorbers and traps. Traps in corners and absorb panels on the reflection...

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DanDan 23 hours ago
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Hey guys, I gonna build limp bass traps for back wall. Have a question about vinyl membrane fitting. So idea is to use 50mm...

Luke Skywalker
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Mike's Mix Room 1 day ago
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Hi All, I’m constructing a music studio in my old basement garage, and there are electrical junction boxes in the existing...

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Jason Foi 1 day ago
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Room in general: basement of a small house . No direct neighbours, no car traffic, rarely airplanes, so pretty quiet Room Size:...

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Jason Foi 1 day ago
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Hi all, Long time lurker here, I've recently moved into a house with a potentially great room for music making. The...

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avare 2 days ago
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One my projects for this year is to make listening to music in my living room more enjoyable. The room is a 16 m² room (4,08 m...

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johannburkard 2 days ago
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I've used AMROC a great deal but wasn't aware of AMRAY. Am I the only one? Damn. I've been using Sketchup to do my ray tracing...

Mike's Mix Room
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DPower 2 days ago
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I wasn't sure which topic this will fall into but.. My master bedroom has a gigantic window and right in front of it, I have...

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wjddnwls 2 days ago
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Hi all, I'm building a bunch of roxul rockboard panels and need fabric to cover the backs (am using auralax type foam panels I...

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mrpinkdonttip 3 days ago
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Posts contained private data about my room and were deleted again after there was no further feedback regarding the described...

Rob Gordon
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akebrake 3 days ago
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Hello, After reading DanDan post on desk reflection I resize my desk and speaker placement. I have a big dip around 650. I...

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jhbrandt 3 days ago
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Heard good thick rubber flooring could be used for good soundproofing. Is this true? As the price on this is very nice for what...

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jhbrandt 3 days ago
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Could any of you GIK guys clarify something for me? I want to know what the differences are in scattering/diffusion in your...

Temple of Light
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eddievanwailin 3 days 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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danthonymusic 4 days ago
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Hi there! I'm planning to build my house and I want to include my home studio in there. I'm an electronic music producer...

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avare 4 days ago
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As some of you might have seen in this subforum, I am moving to a new room. No traffic, no noise is coming in, a very quite...

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Arseny 4 days ago
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I built this a few weeks ago, but at the time, the guy I built it for didn't want me to share the the details... Finally managed...

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danthonymusic 5 days ago
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I am looking to ventilate a studio control room of around 2200 cubic feet and my research may have some holes. I would really...

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Jason Foi 5 days ago
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I'm no expert but I'm learning A LOT on acoustic reading this forum. Gotta thanks all the experts here. You're heroes! gooof I...

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JayPee 5 days ago
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Hey! I have a small window at the middle of the wall, on my right side. Should I put a diffusor or something else at the...

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JayPee 5 days ago
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I want to treat my room and plan on getting some Owens Corning 703 to build some panels but wanted to run my ideas by some of you...

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bainmack 5 days ago
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We have a 6'x6' window and a 1'x10' window that we are in the process of making plugs for to attempt some form of isolation from...

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DanDan 5 days ago
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Good Morning, I'm a very casual music-maker, (primarily vocals and instrumentals/occasionally chill dance music) and I have 1...

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Mike's Mix Room 5 days ago
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Here's one I'll bet you've not heard... I'm opening up a 1-man broadcast studio in an 8x8x9 old ATM space next to a breezeway...

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Mike's Mix Room 5 days ago
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Just thought I'd let you guys know incase you were looking for a calibrated one. I just picked up one for myself. You can order...

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gradivus 6 days ago
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Just wondering how you fix fabrics to be invisible? Flush mounted speakers, so first solid frame to keep rockwool and then...

Luke Skywalker
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explorer 6 days ago
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Thank all who read, I've been studying and insane amount and my brain is fried. Need a bit of help but I'm also willing to...

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akebrake 6 days ago
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Hi everyone, I'm new to room acoustics treatments but am in the process of learning more and this forum has been a tremendous...

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Jason Foi 6 days ago
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I'm getting ready to build my studio for real now. We have a cottage in the back I'm converting to a studio. It has a bedroom...

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DanDan 6 days ago
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Hey guys, Just signed for a wonderful live/work space (150sqm) in Berlin (Kreuzberg) and am looking for a good reliable...

Ol' Betsey
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Ol' Betsey 1 week ago
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I Need 2 custom studio desks built in the LA area on a $2000 budget so does anyone know anybody that can do this job because I...

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6teensounds 1 week ago
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Hi everyone, First I would like to give some background information. A few years ago I read the paper (which is no longer...

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DanDan 1 week ago
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Hi Everyone, First of all, excuse my poor english. I m from france and i have a home studio in a basement under my own house....

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Chollus 1 week ago
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Over time I have noted that various posters have discovered actual Gas Flow Resistivity figures for commonly used materials. I...

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JayPee 1 week ago
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I have some 2" thick 703 panels inside 2x4 frames. I'm wondering about putting an air gap behind the panels, especially at...

Bill Hambone
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Oli_W 1 week ago
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hello, i would like to soundproof a hollow core door i have drywall and i will buy a wood panel should i attach the...

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Jason Foi 1 week ago
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Hello gearslutz I’ve been reading for so many years here, and this forum was like an right arm help to me so first thing...

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Temple of Light 1 week ago
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I need advice on what to do for my door to a rehearsal studio. I have built a room in a room with 2x4 wood framing and 2 layers...

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Temple of Light 1 week ago
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Hi I've tried to gather as much information as I can to be able to make a clear vision on how to treat my room properly....

captain Smudge
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Mike's Mix Room 1 week ago
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After playing in a few bands over the years I got into recording more as a necessity being the only technologically inclined in...

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ChesneyGold 1 week ago
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Hi there folks! I am currently trying to open a semi pro level studio in a weird shaped room that i own. Its the only room i can...

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Mike's Mix Room 1 week ago
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Since I usually record in small rooms that I'm not in a position to properly treat, I've started draping Producer's Choice...

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DanDan 1 week ago


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