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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 15th March 2018
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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...

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Daz Boot 15th March 2018
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Skol303 14th March 2018
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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 14th March 2018
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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 14th March 2018
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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 13th March 2018
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Calculating a perforated panel trap to target around 173Hz Using the Multi Layer Absorption calculator I came up with...

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Carl Freeland 13th March 2018
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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 13th March 2018
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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 12th March 2018
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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 12th March 2018
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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 12th March 2018
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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 12th March 2018
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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 11th March 2018
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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 11th March 2018
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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 11th March 2018
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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 11th March 2018
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Hi all, Been reading around for a while but still unsure what to put in my room and where. My problem is I spend a lot of...

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szmola 11th March 2018
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After checking endless chairs to replace my old cheap no-name, I decided on an Herman Miller Aeron Remastered. However I...

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system100m 11th March 2018
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Hi all I'm looking to buy a new house soon, and I'll likely have one of two options for a music room: a garage/outbuilding of...

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bgood 11th March 2018
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I have a door that opens inside the room where I record. I realize I can mount the bass traps straddling the corner, but I was...

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Flash R 10th March 2018
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Hi all I'm hoping to move house soon and am currently trawling Rightmove etc looking for a suitable property. Some properties...

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Starlight 9th March 2018
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Hey guys, first post here! Anyways...I am looking for help on solving my vocal recording dilemma. I have a decently treated room,...

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UltramegaOK 9th March 2018
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Hello, I'm building a studio in my basement. Right now the control room has 2 bare concrete walls with 1 5/8" deep studs,...

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John White 9th March 2018
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Trying to cram before my electrician gets started tomorrow and my brain is exploding!confoosed The space is a detached two car...

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Jason Foi 9th March 2018
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Hello all! This is my first post in this forum. I've read alot here and this forum is such a big knowledge base for me for...

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balu 9th March 2018
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Hey all, I'm hoping to build a personal studio to record rock music (so I need drums). My ideal setup is something...

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Jason Foi 9th March 2018
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Hi, have just joined the forum to ask for some advice about getting the best sound out of a new soundsystem I have installed at...

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mattyg44 8th March 2018
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I’m converting my 110 year old 20’x20’ garage into a project studio. Unfortunately the garage has a flat, downward sloping...

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Bill Hambone 8th March 2018
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Hello, I am new to the recording world and was hoping to get some room acoustics advice. I am a retro game collector and i am...

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magus90 8th March 2018
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Hello everybody, ive grown a serious interest in treating the acoustics in my room. Ive been bed room producing for 4 years now...

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Joezerony 8th March 2018
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I don't have an SPL meter. Don't really want shell out another £50 if I can help it as I already have the ECM8000. Can I use...

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ralphonz 8th March 2018
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Hi everyone, I read tons of articles and forums and so on about acoustics but now I will ask the experts. And as I remember...

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Skol303 8th March 2018
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Anyone ever run in to this issue? My architect is guessing the inspector is going to want to see a point of egress in the garage....

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logjamparty 8th March 2018
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I've got an outdoor shed I want to start working in, but it has vents and I would like to have the option to cover them if I'm...

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Jason Foi 8th March 2018
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I've been trying things in my studio, I did some measurements and problem areas are from 70hz where there is a big dip and 120 hz...

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Jason Foi 8th March 2018
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Say if you only had the resources to have 2 (2x4 - 4" thick) panels for a room - would it be enough to make an audible...

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Skol303 7th March 2018
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I'm hoping to use LED strips for cove lighting and back lighting acoustic panels in my studio. Most of them to seem to run on...

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logjamparty 7th March 2018
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I am building a skyline diffuser for mixing in my home. I was planning on using (untreated, of course) 4x4s and cutting them down...

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Jens Eklund 6th March 2018
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I am considering building my own Studio Monitors. At first I thought of purchasing new powered monitors and thought. I wonder...

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dinococcus 6th March 2018
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I have Rod's book, and have read it (currently open to the chapter on Electrical, ha!) I posted in the "ask Rod about his...

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RyanC 5th March 2018
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Hi, most of the time i spend here @ gearslutz i`m a silent reader, but now i would like to ask you for helping me, fixing some...

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VenVile 5th March 2018
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I'm getting ready to make a couple of treatment panels for the bare rear wall of my mid-range-y room. I'm wondering which of...

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Jerbery 4th March 2018
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I have been looking at the problem of flat speaker equalization sounding so shrill for recorded music and it seems the problem is...

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Blue280z 4th March 2018
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So I've read that "regular foam" isn't the same as "acoustic foam"... and I understand the difference is in...

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not_so_new 3rd March 2018
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Hi, I want to crack on with building some traps and absorbers, but I don't want to go flying off in the wrong direction before...

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Quetz 3rd March 2018
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Room dimensions will be 17 feet deep by 18 feet wide. Vaulted ceilings. It’s more than enough room for just me and standing in...

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Jason Foi 2nd March 2018
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Long-time lurker, big-time appreciator of Gearslutz here - I hope I've posted this in the right place, but I've read a few...

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DanDan 2nd March 2018
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Hi everyone, So about a year ago I moved to LA from Oregon by car. Due to limited space I wasn't able to take my acoustic...

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morozov42 2nd March 2018
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Hi everyone thanks for your help in advance. This is my small den studio. If you notice the left side is completely open leaving...

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stevenglass 2nd March 2018
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Hi, This is bugging me for some time now, and i know it might be impossible to achieve, but would a mastering room without any...

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Slobodon 2nd March 2018


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