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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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tparssin 25th August 2022
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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'...

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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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People might be aware that artificial mineral fibre products (Owen's corning, Rockwool, etc.) may be health hazards (e.g.,...

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Burdis 21 hours ago
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I feel stupid, I have tried literally everything and nothing works. I’ve tried glue, tape, and a different brand of tape. How...

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pooptastic 3 days ago
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I have 8 acoustic treatment panels and 24 bass traps. The cheapest stuff I could find. How do I apply this stuff to the walls?...

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pooptastic 4 days ago
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Hey, I got acoustic foam and bass traps in the mail. How do I hang it up? I just hung up 3 with lanolin on the back, one fell of...

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pooptastic 5 days ago
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Hi, I have some leftover broadband traps from my old studio. While trying to improve my living room setup, I discovered that...

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matskull 4 weeks ago
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I swear I've used the search button, but I can't figure out why no one else has had my problem... I need to mount some bass...

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spiderman 4 weeks ago
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How would it be to put one or a couple of these in each corner of my mixing room with the packaging on (as on the images) ? Will...

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adrumdrum 4 weeks ago
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Hi, I've been trolling the net to find out the flow resistance of sheep's wool. I haven't found any data at all and have...

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TomassoAlbinoni 4 weeks ago
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I need help some with low frequency issues in my mixing room. At 54-60 hz there's quite a bit of resonance and a large dip around...

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thethrillfactor 22nd October 2022
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My room is 21' X 13' X 8'. I track (including a drum kit and vocals) and mix in it. The music generally falls between metal, rock...

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CaptainNovember7 18th October 2022
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I am very concerned about particles / dust / fibers from assorted bass trapping materials getting into the air. I am generally...

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avare 17th October 2022
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I've finally started to build my studio. It sure is 90% planning and 10% building as the quote says! The acoustic designer...

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thethrillfactor 14th October 2022
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My plan is to build a few N47 Diffusor 1/8 inch fins made of HDF and 3/4 inch well width that is 45" high and approximately...

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jazztronaut 11th October 2022
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I have two 80 cm cabinets meeting, one on the rear and one on the side wall creating an empty space in the corner. Will filling...

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avare 6th October 2022
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Hi guys, As you can see in the pics, I've got a tiny desk space to work with and it's a bookcase/desk, so speakers are in...

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pjowsky 4th October 2022
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Hi All, First, I appreciate your help in advance. I have a back wall (rear, behind the listening position) where a bass trap is...

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mirochandler 3rd October 2022
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Hi, I have a sound related question, even if this is not strictly coming from my recording room. I have an open space in my...

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Frankie Mumbles 2nd October 2022
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Any cheaper alternatives to the PSI Audio AVAA active bass trap?

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mirochandler 2nd October 2022
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Hello All, Please take a moment to answer the poll above ^ ^ ^ :-). Say you have a rectangular room (aprox. 250 sq ft) you...

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Analogue Mastering 27th September 2022
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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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julien79 20th September 2022
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Products with density and air flow resistivity data: Terminology: Air Flow Resistivity (in Norwegian: strømningsmotstand) is...

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tviler 15th September 2022
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This seemed cool : The whole philosophy and...

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avousticgenie 12th September 2022
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Howdy I’ve been reading that unwrapped rockwool is really great for bass trapping but what I don’t get is Isn’t the...

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loksig 8th September 2022
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I have a small room for mixing mostly. 11ft wide x13.5ft long x10ft high. The room is fairly balanced except for a huge boost...

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adrumdrum 7th September 2022
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Hello! I'm building some membrane absorbers: A sheet of mass-loaded vinyl attached to a wooden frame which is in turn fixed to...

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adrumdrum 5th September 2022
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I am giving some info for those willing to use Caruso IsoBond (CIB) panels in their projects (they are the best polyester-based...

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Holland2226 31st August 2022
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I live in Australia and want to get my hands on the equivalent of Owens Corning 703 to make some bass traps. So far I have found...

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hello people 31st August 2022
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Hi everyone, I am considering building some bass traps, mostly to improve the sound of my recordings, and I’ve found these hemp...

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Holland2226 30th August 2022
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I've built numerous porous absorbers, membrane absorbers, Helmholtz absorbers, and VPRs within the last years always wondering...

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G. E. 24th August 2022
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Anyone have any experience with these newish panels from Output? They call them eco-acoustic panels....

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celticrogues 23rd August 2022
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I recently moved and I'm taking the time to level up my studio acoustics and build up some woodworking skills. It's a design...

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leemoore 23rd August 2022
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Im making my recording/mixing room and I can't figure out even after reading half a dozen articles if.... 1) I could just use...

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Bigroomstudios 19th August 2022
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I'm currently looking at what materials are readily available where I live to build corner bass traps out of. The traps will be...

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kawakawa 19th August 2022
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Reason I ask is that I need lightweight stiff panels to use in a cloud for a room….Density seems to be good and I could double...

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easyrider 18th August 2022
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Hi- Im planning on treating most of the back wall of my new studio (will set up a build thread on it once I can get on site...

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R2thaO 17th August 2022
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Thin materials like drapes are not usually recommended as acoustic treatment, but serious "stage" curtains can be...

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Mammoth1689 11th August 2022
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I'm about to upgrade my budget foam acoustics to some Vicoustic cinema round premiums, Ultra wavewood ultra lite, and multifusers...

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The Crowdpleaser 11th August 2022
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After reading pretty much every thread I could find on the subject I am still not clear on what density rockwool I should go with...

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SOULSHAKER88 9th August 2022
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Going to build some 93” x 24” x 4” bass traps for the vertical corners. 12”-16” gap behind them. Small room: 78.5” x...

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strumpystrudel 8th August 2022
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Hi guys, I recently purchased a number of panels and bass traps for my bedroom studio. The foam is manufactured by dunlop (you...

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Sarahg 7th August 2022
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I have received a very good deal for acoustic panels (wood frame, rockwool core, and fabric cover) but I'm a little concerned...

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radxge 5th August 2022
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(unimportant ramble) When it comes to monitoring & mixing in my studio, I'm mostly happy at this point. Bass I tend to mix...

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radxge 5th August 2022
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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...

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thedonkeyrider 17th July 2022
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Can get this from a local supplier but worried about the density and airflow resistance. From Spec - Density - ...

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MF_Kitten 9th July 2022
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I'm a voiceover artist who until now had been recording in a closet with some acoustic foam surrounding the walls and a Kaotica...

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Bushman 23rd June 2022
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Gonna be building some panels soon and it's got me thinking... Instead of a single 1200x600mm panel on the back wall,...

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tetrasect 22nd June 2022
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Hi, I've been looking for (health-save) alternatives to fiberglass and found a number of materials based on polyester fiber,...

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cowudders 31st May 2022
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Does anyone have experience making acoustic panels with comfortboard 80? I was looking to get a hold of rockboard 80 but was told...

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davidcortese 27th May 2022
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I'm DIYing 4inch panels for 1st reflection, clouds, and remaining zones. I actually found a local 703 distributer near me,...

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adrumdrum 20th May 2022
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So I'm planning on upgrading my room and I was going to build some bass traps for the corner. My main question is should build...

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ricko 15th May 2022