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It is with a heavy heart that I received the news this morning that Francis Manzella of FM Designs passed away...

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Wes Lachot 4 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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pencilextremist 4 weeks ago
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In the last few months I have received a number of requests from forum users regarding the creation of a sticky post listing...

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Northward 29th December 2019
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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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HSLand 22nd October 2019
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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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Jens Eklund 26th April 2019
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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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Wanting to build some early reflection acoustic panels using Knauf rigid insulation. The guy at the store ask if I wanted foil...

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bert stoltenborg 1 hour ago
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Hello slutz! I have a very simple question : I will obviously create a triple leaf system by building a MAM assembly...

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avare 2 hours ago
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howdy hey guys! New here. So I know it's not this easy, but can someone help me out with where I should place some absorbers...

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iamguitargeek 3 hours ago
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Hey all, I'm extremely new to audio engineering and acoustics. I've been a lifelong musician, and with this forced time off of...

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dinococcus 6 hours ago
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Hi! I'm looking to open a music venue in NYC. I found a very promising building. My goal is to convert an industrial space...

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VoLuminous 9 hours ago
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I’ve found some rockwool R80 for free that I was going to use to plug up a shared window I share with another studio room....

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dmac660 10 hours ago
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There is a VERY similiar garage conversion project here: 2 Car Garage conversion to studio. Looks like the OP does not post on...

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Jag94 13 hours ago
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I couldn't find any information on this probably because its a stupid idea but I enjoy not facing the wall while working (made a...

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thethrillfactor 14 hours ago
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Currently I have my monitor speakers on my Zaor Gripracks on my desk. I know that this is not ideal. People are saying that it's...

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Kyle P. Gushue 15 hours ago
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The guidance I’ve gotten on my build in my original thread has been very helpful, thanks all. Because that thread was...

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Kyle P. Gushue 15 hours ago
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Hello Everyone! I'm having a house and a home studio built, and the construction is supposed to start in about 1.5 - 2 months....

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Kyle P. Gushue 15 hours ago
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Hello! I'm thinking about building my own corner bass traps. The front side would be roughly 24 inches in width and have...

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dustcloud 1 day ago
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Hi, just seeing if having one of these bass traps in each corner of the room will do a good job on taking the bass? Will be...

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dinococcus 1 day ago
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Hi All, I have moved into a smaller room which is 3.0 X 3.6m (ceiling 2.49m) Need to control bass resonance peaks at 70hz and...

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mpearce38 2 days ago
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I am installing two dual-10" Bag End subs with an ELF processor. This is what I have, I need them to sound their...

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Lolito 2 days ago
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I'm making some bass traps out of single-wall corrugated cardboard boxes filled with Roxul Safe-N-Sound batts. A few of these...

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indiroobbinz 2 days ago
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Hi all just wanted to share with you the on going acoustic treatment for a small home studio space roughly 4m deep * 3m wide *...

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jazztronaut 2 days ago
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hey, any tips for buying a good but not too crazy expensive (not more than 1k euro) door for a studio in europe?

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Jason Foi 2 days ago
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Common wisdom says that a subwoofer has to be positioned the same distance from the listener as the satellites to avoid timing...

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deedeeyeah 3 days ago
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Hey all :) Jumping into treating a room to be mostly used for production. The room is small at 8' x 16' with 9' ceiling....

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akebrake 3 days ago
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Hi I have just built a garden studio and have a load of off cut pieces of 100mm celotex from the wall insulation panels. I need...

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foge 4 days ago
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Hey All, I see a few of these threads from time to time about vocal booths and how to build them in closets and to deaden...

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Ol' Betsey 4 days ago
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Hi! Got offered a really cheap tiny room to make music in. I have barely the basics of knowledge when it comes to room...

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Berndalen 4 days ago
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I'm running a pink noise generator out of Pro Tools at unity gain thru a Focusrite 18i8 to a Yamaha PC4002M with NS10-MX...

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eddie01 4 days ago
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Hello! I think I have a good solution for placing studio monitors on a desk. BACKSTORY My room is too small for monitor...

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seedee701 4 days ago
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Hello, Im having some trouble getting rid of comp filtering coming from my desk. Im sure its my desk because when I put some...

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Jens Eklund 4 days ago
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I’m designing my studio desk at the moment. I will have my speakers (genelec 8040a) on sand filled stands just behind the desk....

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Jens Eklund 4 days ago
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Was so saddened to learn that Boggy had passed last year, and am truly hoping his unique approach to small room acoustics will...

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Boxtone 4 days ago
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Finding the best spot to place my kick drum in my room, and was wondering, based on this description below of low end nulls and...

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thethrillfactor 4 days ago
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Dear gearslutz community, I just finished the build of my new studio which is a wooden framed garden shed decicated to music....

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thethrillfactor 4 days ago
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Hello guys, as per title how would you judge the measurement of my listening room from the sweet spot? I attached the 2...

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seedee701 4 days ago
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Hi, I've recently bought a Yamaha HS7 for my bedroom home studio and as the title says, I have tough time positioning them...

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alexwizz 4 days ago
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I did some tests with Ultratouch in the past and was impressed when placed in the front corners and 1st reflection points...

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seedee701 4 days ago
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Hey guys I have moved into a new place and my studio space is super reflective for most frequencies. I have attached a sketch...

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seedee701 4 days ago
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Hello, i would like to make 2 diffusers, 1st is 120x20 cm, 2nd is 60x20 cm. I'm currently trying to calculate them with this...

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Stopons 4 days ago
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Hi all, This has always confused me. If a monitor sitting on a meter bridge is assumed to cause a reflection off the desk...

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elasticc 4 days ago
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Good morning, folks! I am helping a friend design and construct a one-room recording studio in an existing shed. I would love...

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Kyle P. Gushue 4 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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thirdflr 4 days ago
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Hi Guys! I need help here. I must move out from my old small studio to a new one. Place is in my house/garage. I will have...

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coreyspencer 5 days ago
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Hi people, I am just finishing off my project studio (not professional, so very low budget) I purchased the Sonarworks...

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akebrake 5 days ago
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As the title says, I'm trying to improve the soundproofing on a door between units in a duplex. The targeted sound is mostly loud...

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Phaedru5 5 days ago
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Hi all, I've recently embarked on a studio build in a cow shed in Wales UK. It is a breezeblock construction, and had thick,...

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Kyle P. Gushue 5 days ago
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Hi All, I've just come across this forum and thought I would introduce myself and the acoustics show myself and my friend...

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dan_Noise_Buster 5 days ago
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I’m nearly at the end of my studio build, and I’m looking to get my desk sorted now, but I’m afraid of making

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elasticc 5 days ago
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I'm looking to build my own studio desk. Right now I am using an old teachers desk that is huge and heavy. The flat surface is...

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RedTone 6 days ago
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Background I am a former musician (trumpet primarily) trying to set up a useful listening room for recordings. With my experience...

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Trass 6 days ago
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Hello! I just moved into my new rooms and I treated my control room heavily with big bass traps, broadband absorption and a...

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thethrillfactor 6 days ago
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Hello to everybody, I live in a communist flat in Eastern Europe. All the walls, floors and ceilings are thick concrete. I have...

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Kyle P. Gushue 6 days ago
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Hi all, I am converting my garage to a rehearsal/drum recording space (shocking, I know nobody here has every heard of this...

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Kyle P. Gushue 6 days ago
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Hey guys I'm putting my music studio in an oddly shaped living room. I could use some advice on which side my desk/monitors...

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thethrillfactor 6 days ago


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