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Made 3 DIY Ceiling Clouds (4*2). I could actually use these for anything but was looking at the ceiling as many threads suggest...

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nathansweeney 8th May 2013
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I'm in the process of purchasing some acoustic insulation, and I am rather baffled at the following: Tontine's Acoustisorb 3 @...

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Sebg 8th May 2013
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I was going to build 6" bass traps with Safe n Sound material for my room, but was told I would need broadband absorbers for...

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sheggs 8th May 2013
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Hello, upgrading my acoustic situation. Going to be doing some more work on it. Building more panels. This is a finished...

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DozerMayne 8th May 2013
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Hello All, Although this is my first post, I've been reading through the forums for a while, as I am building a makeshift...

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Glenn Kuras 7th May 2013
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What are the most common acoustic problems with big rooms when it comes to mixing/mastering music. Small rooms usually have...

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Cicatrix 7th May 2013
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I have the older much larger versions of the Alesis Two supoerport Monitors so I have to put them sideways on my speaker stands...

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jeff_free69 7th May 2013
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Anyone have experience in using Tempex in studios? Interested if it would work to wall mount speakers..

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MdJ 7th May 2013
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OK, so I've already posted a few other questions regarding converting my detached garage into a studio but this is about another...

John N
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John N 7th May 2013
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Hi I am looking to get some expert opinions on the best way to position my speakers and console in my control room. It is a...

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GIK Acoustics 7th May 2013
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So I bought some treatment from GiK acoustics and wow. In not trying to puff them up all I'm saying is going from that eBay crap...

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TeamContra 7th May 2013
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Hey guys... Before I start, I know how important acoustic treatment is for acoustic recording, monitoring and mixing in the...

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Audio X 6th May 2013
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Sooo this may seem fairly mud-minded, but here goes. I don't have a mixing console (ITB) but I do have a long desk on which all...

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dawsonaudio 6th May 2013
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I was brought in to do some mix help at a project studio. Pulled up the kick and bass and there was no bottom. Swept a sine and...

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CoreRec 6th May 2013
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Looking to invest in my first set of studio monitors. Looking to not spend too much (ideally under $400). I thought the MKIIs...

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tombot 5th May 2013
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Hi All: I am interested in treating my room so I can start to get some decent mixes that sound good outside of the room...

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barbecutie 5th May 2013
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Greetings, this is my project studio. I am looking for a little advice on treatment. What I want to do: Mixing, ITB electronic...

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thewhitecascade 5th May 2013
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Hey friends. First post here, looking forward to taking part in the forum with all you guys. REALLY hoping some of you can...

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OpusOfTrolls 5th May 2013
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Here's something that I have had a very hard time with at the time: Locating and marking the drillholes on the ceiling for...

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sync 4th May 2013
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Hi guys, hope you've all had a good week! Today I ordered this kit + 4 extra bass traps - Auralex Alpha DST...

Justin Luke
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jim1961 4th May 2013
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Mikeeyb 4th May 2013
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This is the sports enter my studio and outside Is a parking garage and it's on a busy intersection. the door is metal but hollow...

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ronydarippa 4th May 2013
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Hi guys. I am trying to use the REW to test the freq response of my room. I attempt to calibrate it, select the profire2626...

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DanDan 4th May 2013
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hey guys.. :) i wanna build a Vocal Booth for tight sounding vocals..especially for rap! but the problem is.. there're...

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DanDan 4th May 2013
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Hey guys! First off, I'm so stoked to finally participate in this place. I have been a lurker for years just browsing from...

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OpusOfTrolls 3rd May 2013
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Like so many here, I have been going through the trouble of tuning my room for the last couple of months. I guess (I hope!) I'm...

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dlichtenberger 3rd May 2013
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I'm trying to (at least partially) barricade in-and-out sonic transfer through my window pane. Pic attached. Dimensions are...

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jsbeeth 3rd May 2013
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Thought this might ne of interest to you all. lD Sound-absorbing curtains let the light shine through

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bellay 3rd May 2013
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Hey, I'm posting a picture of my bedroom studio so someone experienced can give me a proper verdict of my room's situation,...

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Ethan Winer 3rd May 2013
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I am using recording and mixing in a dual purpose room that is 25" x 21" x 8'. Despite, building, buying and...

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Swurveman 3rd May 2013
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My friend and I are looking to build a 5.1 post audio studio for mixing, sound design, etc. with a booth for VO/ADR/Foley. We may...

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avare 3rd May 2013
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Hey all, I'm heading out tomorrow to get some material and then build some sound baffles for a room I will be mixing out of...

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Glenn Kuras 2nd May 2013
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Background: I'm currently using a 9'X11'12' room on the first floor of my house as my home studio. I both track and mix in the...

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boggy 2nd May 2013
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I have a cross spectrum labs ECM8000. I have been doing measurements with the mic pointed straight up exactly BETWEEN the two...

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DanDan 2nd May 2013
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Hello acoustic experts, I have a small studio - W:9ft x L:12ft x H:9ft & 10 inches. When I moved in already had 8...

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Glenn Kuras 2nd May 2013
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Hi There, I have recently treated my room with lots of bass traps and broadband absorption. I'd like to treat the remaining...

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boggy 2nd May 2013
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Hello, I am about to finish my basement studio and I am curious about your opinions of the Owens Corning Basement Finishing...

Ironbird Studios
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gibberish45 2nd May 2013
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Hi Guys, I am reading, re reading , having a head scratch then reading again the info at QRDdude trying to understand as best...

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Areft 2nd May 2013
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Hey guys... So, as I am currently in the process of moving my studio into my bedroom, I have been drawing up various...

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Demor 1st May 2013
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Having my ears at exactly 1.2 mtrs in a 2.4mtr high room I think is causing me a wide null problem from around 80-90hz - 135 hz...

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DanDan 1st May 2013
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Hey friends. I'm in the design phase of converting my freestanding garage into a studio. The current garage is about 22x22, with...

K. Osborne
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gullfo 1st May 2013
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I have redownloaded asio4all 3 times now. It still gives me crackling sounds at max samples (2048). I am using Cubase 5, Windows...

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Rod Gervais 1st May 2013
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Hey guys... (new in here). Coming up pretty soon I am going to be giving up my main room in the house for music production and...

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metrosonus 1st May 2013
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I have lurked around a long time, but finally decided to ask you for help. I am a guitar player / songwriter and would like to...

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Ethan Winer 1st May 2013
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Hi all fellow slutz watzup I do hope you feel groovy, yeah. I hajve a question about two theoretical placements of a...

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woodsman 1st May 2013
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New Post: (04-30) Here comes the room in Sketchup! - Sketchup Room - Imgur What is lacks are: Furniture, I got a big sofa at...

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martinforest 30th April 2013
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I am using the Tascam DM3200 and ART 6 channel headphone amp and am wanting to run 4 separate stereo sends to the recording room...

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crhuels 30th April 2013
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Hello, I have the following room you can find attached in the pictures. I have treated it already with a layer of rockwool...

DJ Bechara
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DanDan 30th April 2013
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Before anyone responds with links, or things like, "do a serch nooooob lol!" I've read other threads I could find on...

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elemayo 30th April 2013
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I have KRK Rokit 8s and if it makes no difference to the sound it would be really convenient if I could put them on their sides...

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jim1961 30th April 2013


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