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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...

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chrispire 3 weeks ago
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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...

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philsaudio 21st February 2017
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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...

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theJPdude 5 hours ago
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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...

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Hot Sauce 1 day ago
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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 1 day ago
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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...

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Krako 2 days ago
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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...

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Hot Sauce 3 days ago
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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 3 days ago
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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...

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CherylJosie 4 days ago
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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 1 week ago
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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 1 week ago
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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 1 week ago
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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...

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DrHypno 1 week ago
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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...

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De Trop 2 weeks ago
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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 2 weeks ago
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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?

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hum-free 2 weeks ago
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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...

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nat8808 2 weeks ago
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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...

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nat8808 2 weeks ago
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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...

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MajorNoteStudio 2 weeks ago
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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...

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IntronShedir 3 weeks ago
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Is this product okay to use for super chunk bass traps ? UltraBatt™ Insulation |...

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DadofMo 3 weeks ago
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Hello! it's my first post on gearslutz haha straight to the point, i have tiny little room that size are width : 1.8m depth...

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Hot Sauce 4 weeks ago
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Hi, I am going to build corner floor-to-ceiling bass traps. However I found a way to save material(rockwool) by building the trap...

Frank Wild
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Frank Wild 4 weeks ago
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Hi, In some instructions a low band bass trap is inserted behind the listening position. See e.g.:...

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delicatesound 4 weeks ago
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I'm curious to know what wood types other acoustic panel builders have chosen to keep build costs low without sacrificing...

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MajorNoteStudio 4 weeks ago
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About 15 years ago, I built some bass traps using 5" recycled denim. I basically built frames with cloth on the outside...

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edwinhurwitz 4 weeks ago
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Hello! I'm currently building out a new rehearsal space in a large detached garage, dimensions 30' long x 33' wide x 14' high....

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alpine37 4 weeks ago
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Hi! I´ve been fighting with my studio resonance for a couple of weeks. It´s at around 120-123hz. It´s hardest above my desk...

Frank Wild
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Hot Sauce 4 weeks ago
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Hello, everyone. I have a question about Thermafiber Safing mineral wool insulation. My local big box stores didn't have any...

Rob Babcock
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DadofMo 4 weeks ago
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In the middle of doing bunch of treatment for a live room at the moment. Medium-ish sized, 4.6m wide and 7m long. Plaster on all...

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sharmibojan 13th March 2021
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I need to build some quick/easy/cheap/effective gobos for the live room. Does anyone see why this plan wouldn't work? They...

Seamus TM
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cetanorak 13th March 2021
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Hello all, first time post here. I was wondering if anyone had any leads on tracking down some of these (Abby Road style)...

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melinasebastian 12th March 2021
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NRC=1.37 I pretty much have a few small spots left in room for treatment, at the ceiling horizontal corners (whatever they're...

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acctx 11th March 2021
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Hi, I checked several threads regarding this topics but the suppliers recommended told me they no longer carry the material. Does...

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slainbabyyc 10th March 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...

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slainbabyyc 10th March 2021
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I just called a repairman to repair the air conditioner My diy fabric wrapped rockwool acoustic panel happened to be just below...

Eric Stravinsky
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Eric Stravinsky 8th March 2021
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Hi all ! my current apartment has the most dreadful noises, I can hear the general building ventilation through the walls,...

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soulgolem 6th March 2021
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I have a space available of roughly 6'x5'x4'. I say roughly because the 4' walls are tapered. Would it be possible to stuff...

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thethrillfactor 4th March 2021
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anyone have any of the gik traps? they are FAR less in price than realtraps. what is the difference between the 2?

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Deleted 9a5c51e2e426bb2 3rd March 2021
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I'm looking to build some temporary, movable walls in my studio and was trying to understand what attenuation (in dB) I'd get...

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TexaCali 3rd March 2021
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I built over 30 panels of 6" Safe'n'Sound, covered all the walls, put large superchunks in corners, built two pairs of...

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acctx 2nd March 2021
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Here's the deal. Im building 4 tri corner "modular" super chunks. Each corner will be made up of four...

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Burstwurst 27th February 2021
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So I was reading other topics about closed back panels basically nullifying the benefits of an air gap. I also read that thin...

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RJHollins 26th February 2021
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Hi everyone, I am building my first bass trap with Isover Sonepanel which is around 8000 Pa.s/m2. Am I right to understand...

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Hot Sauce 25th February 2021
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Hey guys, So ive recently made the purchase of a portable vocal booth and ive been covering all edges with regards to the...

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KRebz 24th February 2021
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Hey guys, I'm on this site reading a lot, although I never post so I didn't need an account. I have some GIK 244's and...

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akebrake 23rd February 2021
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Is keeping the work top of the desk as small as possible a good way to avoid/reduce desk reflections? I could go pretty small as...

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Samantha Glocker 23rd February 2021
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Hello all, I am planning on building some panel bass traps using Rockwool in the near future, but am concerned about loose...

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Mick W 21st February 2021
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Hey Guys, So I'm trying to wrap my head around this subject but seem to miss something. When choosing an absorber material...

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Hot Sauce 17th February 2021
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Hi gearslutz, I was browsing around and I stumbled upon a picture of a Binary Amplitude diffuser, does anyone know how to make...

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jhbrandt 8th February 2021
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Hey all, I'm gonna feel really stupid if this already exists, but here goes anyway. Can someone make a sticky thread...

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akebrake 4th February 2021
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I'll be going with double layer Safe'n'Sound (7") all around. Corners - full height, the rest 48". Not sure what to...

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acctx 2nd February 2021