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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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WillijU 13th January 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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Hi home studio building gurus :) I've been lurking for a while trying to get insights to treat my music room, and I would...

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Laimon 45 minutes ago
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I’m in the market for a ‘scatter plate’ that I can attach to an existing acoustic panel… only it seems this particular...

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jikky 4 hours ago
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Hi Forum members I've recently moved into a new room, it's very small and square shaped unfortunately: ~264cm x 262cm x...

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DanDan 4 hours ago
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We have a cottage in your backyard. I was going to convert the garage and use some other rooms of the house as recording rooms as...

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DanDan 5 hours ago
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Hi GS! I am about to begin building my new studio but I am really stumped about whether I should bother trying to soundproof...

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DanDan 6 hours ago
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Hello! I'm biip and this is my first post even tho I'm using this forum as a voyager to learn stuff since ages now. So, I'm...

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biip 12 hours ago
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UPDATE: I've linked all the images and mdata files instead of attaching them and that's confusing and not conventional for this...

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akebrake 13 hours ago
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I want to build a nice control room. I want really good isolation because I don't want to disturb anyone or get disturbed. I...

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Bartolobartus 17 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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shtreebun 19 hours ago
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So yeah, I just registered to post here. I’ve been reading you awesome people for years now and I have found multiple...

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marcagio 1 day ago
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Hi guys, Just wondering what types of bass trapping would most effectively absorb broadband low frequencies (as low as...

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DanDan 1 day ago
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Hey guys, I'm looking to use some Rockwool to treat an acoustic space. My question is this: is there a limit on how close the...

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DanDan 1 day ago
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So I got some new monitors to mix on. Just setting them up in my room pushing and pulling them around to get the best LBIR SBIR...

Carl Freeland
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ttippie 1 day ago
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My studio is currently pretty decked out in treatment. Bass traps, Soffits, and a ceiling cloud over the mix position. The...

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akebrake 1 day ago
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Hello gear slutz, I’m out in Uganda working with a studio, the main work in the past being beat making and working with...

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UltramegaOK 1 day ago
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PrittStick 1 day ago
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I'm in the market for new housing in the San Francisco Bay Area, and I'm having a tremendously difficult time looking for a spot...

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Thomas W. Bethe 1 day ago
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Hello everyone! I have just moved into a new room and I have some questions regarding treatment. It is a rectangular room...

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explorer 1 day ago
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Im needing Something easy to take up and take down. Ive checked out Audimute, Ebay, and Markertek. Ive looked into moving...

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kichu 1 day ago
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I've been able to find a source in the USA for Basotect 4'x8'x2" and also 4'x8'x1.5" It's not exactly cheap, but...

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DanDan 2 days ago
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Hi! I was looking for led strip lights for my small studio build. Thinking 12 x 0,5m strips, something like this: USB...

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G-Sun 2 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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pfg 2 days ago
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Hey ya'll. I'm a bit new here, but have been cruising the forums for years. After months of searching I have finally found a new...

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GeOMetrae 2 days ago
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how can i alter the MLS sequence for a more reflective ratio? the MLS sequences i can find are all for 50% reflective / 50%...

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DanDan 2 days ago
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I am in the process of searching a new flat/small house, where I can live with my family, have my home office and record and mix...

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Arseny 3 days ago
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So I have been trying for a while now to think of a way to make a diffuser that would require as few power tools as possible and...

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UltramegaOK 3 days ago
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Bass trap - In my small home studio I have bass traps in the corners where my monitors stands. I want to buy 2 more for the...

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DanDan 3 days ago
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In the process of learning and actually building out my new space, I'm realizing I really enjoy this process a lot. I'd like to...

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DanDan 3 days ago
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I have one main set of speakers and a second pair for reference. I have tried to place the main pair in the best position using...

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explorer 3 days ago
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DanDan 3 days ago
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Hello folks I've read a few threads relating to LED's throughout studios and dimmable strips but wondering if any of you have...

Daz Boot
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Daz Boot 4 days ago
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deedeeyeah 4 days ago
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Skol303 4 days ago
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After considerable time reading this forum (and others too) I have finally come up with some design ideas for my new studio....

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Jens Eklund 4 days ago
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I'd like to wire up my room with armored / MC 12/2 where the live and neutral are twisted pair. Trouble is, I don't have a huge...

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MediaGary 4 days ago
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Per the attached picture, I have a very non-rectangular room and just wanted to get some ideas for a mixing position and vocal...

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dykesh 5 days ago
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I'm going to build some panels for my basement studio that I use to record drums. I thought I would start with the ceiling above...

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DanDan 5 days ago
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Hey there, Facebook flooding with some adverts of Acoustic Panels Store. Friendly prices and nice pics, but no measurement...

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promiseone 5 days ago
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Calculating a perforated panel trap to target around 173Hz Using the Multi Layer Absorption calculator I came up with...

Carl Freeland
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Carl Freeland 5 days ago
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Im in the process of setting up my home studio....I was trying to see If I would be ok with my studio monitors facing the corner...

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AustinTaylor 5 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 6 days ago
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I have an issue with the acoustics of my room. I bought some Auralex which covers the sides and the wall behind my desk. In the...

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Bushman 6 days ago
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hi everyone, running the GLM by genelec on my 8351aw I got this curve (you can see attached pic the RED ONE) as you can see there...

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Jason Foi 6 days ago
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Why do the foam "Bass Traps" have foam all the way into the corner. Why is the corner section not cut out since air gap...

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Glenn Kuras 6 days ago
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I've seen this topic posted a bunch and i do understand that the general consensus is that it's better to have one...

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chrismeraz 6 days ago
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About 2010, 2011, we toured the Motown Museum, and during the tour at the end where we were viewing the studio, the guide...

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Zelmo 1 week ago
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Hello all, Im looking into purchasing monitors and broadband absorption for my bedroom that is about 11x10x8 (feet). I've read...

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Jason Foi 1 week ago
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Hello to everyone, haven't posted here in a while.. I move around a lot and rent a condo currently. For years I have wanted a...

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DanDan 1 week ago
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I'm sorry if this sounds like a ridiculous question! A bit of background... My husband and I are building a studio under...

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explorer 1 week ago
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I'm going back and forth on whether or not to use Green Glue in my new build. Construction is fully decoupled (zero mechanical...

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DanDan 1 week ago


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