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Hi! There seems to be alot of talk about bass trapping on the board right now so I thought it was a good idea to post some...

Cojo
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Grilled Cheese 26th March 2021
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My dad and I are fed up with peaks and null in the mix and tracking room in our studio. We've decided to build 24 - 2'X4'...

Jason Poulin
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johannburkard 29th August 2018
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Today i started a project to build some quadratic residue diffusers. Overall not a difficult project--even though i used only...

jeremycox
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philsaudio 21st February 2017
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I'm considering some home made panels and bass traps using rock wool insulation. If I cover with tight weave burlap, will that...

Mastiff
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adrumdrum 6 days ago
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I have a bunch of denim insulation and I'm considering making some free standing acoustic panels. The idea would be to get an...

Mastiff
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Hot Sauce 1 week ago
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Hello, I'm building arqen diffusors and one evening i wasn't paying much attention and i made mistake by gluing the top pieces...

Korph
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Hot Sauce 2 weeks ago
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hi guys, can please somebody tell me this is a very, very stupid idea: For bass management (absorbtion) I want to fill an...

Wendel
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Adhoc 3 weeks ago
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Hi I have rockwool RW3 broadband absorbers (120x60x10cm) I built for a smallish live room. Im looking at adding some diffusion...

Jtorridon
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adrumdrum 3 weeks ago
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I'm once again buiding more bass traps. I'd love to just buy a slatted diffusor to put on the front instead of building my own. ...

telecasterrok
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Jtorridon 17th August 2021
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It seems like adding an air gap to any panel of any depth or type of material improves its absorptive performance. When it...

Mike Caffrey
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thethrillfactor 8th August 2021
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Hey everyone, I'm planning to add two 4 feet panels and five 24" corner traps to a 10 feet x 10 feet room. The challenge is...

rowanalex
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Mike Caffrey 4th August 2021
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Hi, I'm looking to build some poly-cylindrical diffusers (scatterers). The aim is to do it cheaply and quickly as I might not...

jomaco2
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boradicus 25th July 2021
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Just wanted to post these measurements: A waterfall of a 120m3 room with just 4 corner superchunks added. Then a waterfall of...

Yannick
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boradicus 25th July 2021
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I've been building my home studio space for ... a while .. and finally about finished. Three years ago, I was driving through...

trothwell
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trothwell 18th July 2021
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Is there any reason not to use a table saw? I want to make several hundred precise cuts relatively quickly. I found a table saw...

slainbabyyc
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slainbabyyc 15th July 2021
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in other words, what does this mean and how does it relate to acoustical/absortion properties (and compared to for example ever...

esaias
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azrerza 11th July 2021
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Hello, my monitors aren’t directly in the corners where the bass traps will be. See below. Is it okay to mount them there...

ob1
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Kyle P. Gushue 10th July 2021
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I have 2 soffit bass traps, 2 244 bass traps, and 2 242 bass traps all from GIK Acoustics. During mixing/in general, I have the...

Coconut_Head
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Coconut_Head 27th June 2021
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My wife and I bought our first home, and for the first time ever I’ll have my own dedicated room for a home studio! The room I...

justinjbowen
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ths61 19th June 2021
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I have a couple questions about the Multi-layer Absorption Calculator if someone wouldn't mind answering. All 3 of these plots...

ths61
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ths61 19th June 2021
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Hey people, I am going to install a bass trap and have 16.5 inches. How do I find out how much of it I should use as a gap? ...

juhx
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juhx 16th June 2021
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Hello, everyone! howdy I finally decided it was about time to join the fun. :cowbell: So, here goes my first thread. As...

Selkie
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Hot Sauce 14th June 2021
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Hello Everyone, It has been a while since I posted here. Hope all is good.. I am re-wrapping my corner bass traps with a...

apadua
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Hot Sauce 10th June 2021
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Hi all is the flow resistivity in slabs the same in every direction/axis ? speaking about "open" slabs, without a...

alkor
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alkor 8th June 2021
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Hi guys, I posted a thread in the wrong forum and have not had many replies and really need some help. I have attached a...

juhx
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juhx 7th June 2021
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Hi guys, I've been reading the posts around here for a while, and I figured you'd be interested in this (my apologies if it's a...

gremmy
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ths61 6th June 2021
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Hi all. I was planning to build a DIY bass trap using #4 density rockwool, and to make 9" deep rectangular penal to place...

eyeball
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Hot Sauce 29th May 2021
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Hi I've meassured my room i have nulling around 82 hz that has an -12dB loss from 70hz. I what do DIY and floor to backwall...

pers1
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sleshnyc 27th May 2021
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I have moved to a new house and are trying to find the optimal speaker placement. I am not looking for anyone to tell me where to...

The Vulture
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Jt9026 26th May 2021
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I've built numerous porous absorbers, membrane absorbers, Helmholtz absorbers, and VPRs within the last years always wondering...

G. E.
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twiy 18th May 2021
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I am considering purchasing the Auralex hoverdeck to go under my drum set as a means to improve the sound of my drums in the...

Diegel
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Mike Caffrey 5th May 2021
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Hi everyone, I've got my small studio desk set up in my finished attic. Because it's a finished attic, the dimensions are long...

theJPdude
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Mike Caffrey 5th May 2021
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What kind of diffusor would you recommend above the drumkit? Do they need to be special designed to work for the high frequnces...

Faderix
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mondegreen_ 3rd May 2021
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Hi there, I've read quite a few posts around this question but can't seem to find a concise answer (I don't speak technical...

katelyndawn89
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victoriayeh 1st May 2021
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Hi all. I know this must been discussed for long long time with many other thread, and please forgive me for posting another one,...

eyeball
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eyeball 30th April 2021
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Any Bag End E-Trap users here? How are they working out for you?

OliverV
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OliverV 28th April 2021
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Hi, i was wondering if building corner bass trap completely filled with hemp fiber of 40 kg/m^3 would work or not. Also i was...

soundcard91
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soundcard91 27th April 2021
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Over the years I have had great success fixing smallish room bass problems with limp mass absorbers. As there are so many...

Tim Farrant
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soundcard91 21st April 2021
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I currently have many 3-inch thick acoustic panels in my room, mounted with a 3-inch air gap. I was just wondering if it would...

JamesZhan
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Hot Sauce 19th April 2021
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Sustainable Insulation | EcoBatt Insulation | Knauf Insulation Anyone have any experience using this Knauf product for deep...

Steve Boynton
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pasim123 19th April 2021
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After several threads here on the relative safety of rockwool, fiberglass, and organic fibers, I did a few days of digging...

audiovisceral
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CherylJosie 18th April 2021
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Anyone used or own these traps or similar? The price is great but does the level of absorption suffer? Recommend or...

Alex D
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Alex D 13th April 2021
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I plan on getting a cat (my old one died), and I'm worried they might scratch into fiberglass or roxul gobos and get toxic...

De Trop
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De Trop 12th April 2021
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While Glenn of GIK recommends (in the GS forum) that RFZ be non-FRK, any advice on whether the other non-corner (wall and...

4 the Max
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DocNice 12th April 2021
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Hello everyone new to acoustic treatment, I need to record vocals soon in a 3.4m x 2.4m x 2.36m untreated room, on one wall a...

Soufedj
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DrHypno 10th April 2021
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Our cat really loves climbing up my DIY acoustic panels. A couple of times they have come crashing down, because I'm in a rented...

AnthonyRochester
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De Trop 8th April 2021
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I can get 4' x 2' x 2" Roxul in a 4' x 2' x 2" carboard box or 6 4' x 2' x 2" Acoustamic Eco Celullose panels...

De Trop
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De Trop 8th April 2021
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I was wondering if anyone might have a suggestion on bass trap placement, when there is a door in one corner?

Ponch
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hum-free 8th April 2021
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Hello, I tried to build a limp mass absorber but I didn't have much luck. This is what I did using tecsound t50 (very...

JSilver
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nat8808 7th April 2021
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There seems to be much confusing about bass traps so I thought I would start a new thread that discusses the different types and...

Bonemeister
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nat8808 7th April 2021
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I've got a bunch of corner panels to make with some with what is going to be odd angles. I got flat ceiling corners at each end...

MajorNoteStudio
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MajorNoteStudio 4th April 2021
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Hi there, I will be moving house shortly and I wanted to build some acoustic panels when I move in to my new studio room. I...

IntronShedir
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IntronShedir 30th March 2021
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Is this product okay to use for super chunk bass traps ? UltraBatt™ Insulation |...

HashBerry
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DadofMo 27th March 2021

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