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I have a room that sounds too boxy with bad mid ranges rings. I want to build or hang something around the set to keep the...

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elegentdrum 22nd October 2016
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Hi guys! Simple questions here :). I need some kind of confirmation please. 1. Is my project of treating this room ok? See the...

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PATATAJEC 22nd October 2016
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Hey everyone! I am building a studio with my buddy and I would like to include my urei 809 studio monitors. They are rather...

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Jlbabcock 22nd October 2016
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Hi, Sorry if this is covered befor but I wonder if layering glava acousitic underlay glava plates will work well as...

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DanDan 21st October 2016
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Hey guys, recently been putting money way to build bass traps The stuff I was eyeing was the Polymax XHD100mm. The data sheet...

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tamiya 21st October 2016
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Hello gentle folk of the Gearslutz forums! This is my first post, but I have been through many interesting posts on site. I have...

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Shevskedd 21st October 2016
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Hi there - apologies if this is the wrong forum, I wasn't sure where to ask. I recently picked up an A&H GL-2400. It's in...

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mpos 21st October 2016
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I am using my garage as a live room and for listening / mixing which I have treated so far using yellow fluffy: Entire ceiling...

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DanDan 21st October 2016
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Would placing a Schroeder type diffuser in front of a corner bass trap reduce the effectiveness of the bass trap? I'm thinking...

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Hunter Gravely 21st October 2016
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I know there have been a multitude of posts with similar questions, but I'm hoping to get some clarification on a couple of...

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Lifer 20th October 2016
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Is it better or worst if I stack my basstraps like this. 2" roxul 60 on a 2" frame...making a 4" trap. on top...

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iamkimosabi 20th October 2016
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Hi all. I'm thinking of building a skyline diffuser for my entertainment room. The plan I have shows the width of each well as...

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dinococcus 20th October 2016
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so in this link is a picture of a professional studio Exclusive Access to High-End Studios for Point Blank Students...

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Thomas W. Bethe 20th October 2016
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Hi everyone! i'm new here; my name is Francesco, 22. i'm from Italy, so i'll try to do my best to make myself understood. it...

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Francesco Skip 20th October 2016
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Hey guys, I've re-located and have a contractor coming over tomorrow to consult with me about building my new control room /...

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Hideki 20th October 2016
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Which cable combination is best to attach jbl lsr 305 monitor pair(have one trs and one xlr input)and focusrite scarlett 2i4...

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Prakash.munger 20th October 2016
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I was planning on building out some Ethan Winer style panel traps for my 16×12×9 room until I came across a post from the man...

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sheggs 20th October 2016
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Hi all. I've been in the planning stage for quite a while now and have gone through a few different layouts, but I think I've...

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Colliderman 19th October 2016
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Have you used them? Any opinions? I think they're the only bass traps that would look halfway decent in my studio, and this is a...

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Hideki 19th October 2016
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Would a 2" air gap filled with pink insulation between the 2×4 framed leaves of a two-leaf system soundproof slightly...

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Prideaux 19th October 2016
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Hoping someone knows the answer to this oddball question. Im a home studio owner (on a budget) and Im currently using a shoebox...

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Starlight 19th October 2016
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So I've read that when building a studio, you shouldn't make it a cubic shape, for the way the frequencies react to the shape and...

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Hideki 18th October 2016
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a friend is getting rid of two large (200 x 230 cm) heavy area rugs made of jute and wool. i want to to try them rolled up in the...

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akebrake 18th October 2016
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Just looking for some input on my design before I go ahead and put up the walls. I'm itching to move my gear currently operating...

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withoutawall 18th October 2016
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I'm trying to design a removable wall to place inside of garage doors. 3/8" 4x10 plywood did nothing. Does anybody have...
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Hi all, I found something quite strange about my Mackies HR624 Mk2. I already noticed a couple of times that one of my...

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Gregsen 17th October 2016
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Hey Guys, I wanted to try a few calculations of membrane absorbers to see how the different air and absorber depths affected...

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DanDan 17th October 2016
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I finally tried using room correction software. I used ARC 2. The attached photo was results based on 14 equi-distant...

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kstevege 17th October 2016
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Hey all. What is the best way to soundproof a wall without tearing it down? I have a closet full of water pipes and can't tear it...

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Speedskater 17th October 2016
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Due to an ever growing child, I have had to swop rooms for the studio which will mainly be used for composition and mixing...

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Bratley 17th October 2016
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I ran a REW waterfall graph in my basement listening room/home theater and wasn't thrilled with the results. The decay rates...

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jim1961 17th October 2016
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Hey guys, I've been lurking GS via google for years but not until recently have I finally made an account. I just moved into a...

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AliceBlack 16th October 2016
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There are a million and one articles and vids that talk about finding early reflection points by getting a friend to move a...

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DanDan 16th October 2016
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Hi guys, I am in the process of planning the build of a recording studio together with some friends. We have done this before...

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2ndfloor 15th October 2016
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I'm looking to hire a Los Angeles handyman or contractor who has some experience with soundproofing (they do not have to be an...

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Grandma 15th October 2016
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I've been doing quite a bit of research about the construction thats going to need to be done while converting my detached...

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Filthrill 14th October 2016
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I think a lot of you have seen this page: It shows absorption coefficients of...

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DanDan 14th October 2016
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Hello Slutz! Been doing lots of lurking on the forums and experimenting at home in the new room. After reading:...

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Hannes_F 14th October 2016
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Hi everyone. Was hoping someone could answer something for me, and then point me in the proper direction if need be....

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ertarluk 14th October 2016
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Why does it take a week to ten days to build a bass trap. Why not have them ready to ship since they are continuously selling the...

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SteveGTR 14th October 2016
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So I was 53 on Saturday, it's not THAT old but I can feel my years passing :-) I am sick to death of E. Drums and E. pianos,...

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thehightenor 13th October 2016
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Hey everyone, I've just moved in to a new place where the rooms are small and I'm trying to make the best of it, I have put...

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twinned 13th October 2016
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What's good gearslutz, here with a quick question about getting my recording setup complete. I recently built a little corner...

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AzOp 13th October 2016
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Hey everyone, some time ago I bought a used KRK 10s subwoofer. It works fine and it's been a great addition to my monitors....

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incredigital 13th October 2016
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Hi. I live next to a street and I would like to soundproof the main door. It is a metal and glass door. A blacksmith...

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DanDan 13th October 2016
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Hello, I'm moving into a new house and the only place to setup my studio is in a 15'x15' living room with an opening into...

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Glenn Kuras 13th October 2016
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Are polyester sofas good for absorption? ? I heard leather couches were good but was just wondering about polyester. Thanks

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DanDan 12th October 2016
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my space is in a non-permanent spot in my house - in the dining room area, which shares a big space with the living room. The...

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deuc647 12th October 2016
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Hi guys! I'm building my first studio and would love to have your advice on how to treat the walls and ceiling of my live...

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DanDan 12th October 2016
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Hi all, two questions, just wondering where room dimensions are very small would an almost but not perfect-square rectangular...

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yawarma 12th October 2016


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