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Measuring Room Acoustics Intro Acoustic Measuring Software of decent quality has become very affordable. This has led to many...

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Kyle P. Gushue 18th June 2021
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If you're looking for the quickest way to get started, I suggest checking out 1c, 2b, and 2a. These briefly and simply cover the...

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Jason Foi 14th June 2021
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In the last few months I have received a number of requests from forum users regarding the creation of a sticky post listing...

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Northward 29th December 2019
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Hi everyone. This is my first thread in this forum … :lol: Since we on a nearly daily basis see posts featuring graphs from...

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Jens Eklund 26th April 2019
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I've been working on a design for my studio, and I've come to this point. The original thread was called "How Much Space...

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Temple of Light 22nd February 2017
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Following up on my ceiling post a couple of days ago. I've decided I want a 'semi-portable' soundproofing solution....

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npowermusic 40 minutes ago
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I should preface this by stating that my room 4.14m x 3.78m x 3.25m (LxWxH) room is used for 2ch music and movie enjoyment, I...

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DownTheLine 2 hours ago
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Hello, everyone. Hoping you're all well. I'm designing a decoupling system for my monitors based around sorbothane hemispheres...

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Nitrouspizza 3 hours ago
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I’ve been working on this live room since March of last year and it’s still not done. I’m running into soundproof problems....

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Kyle P. Gushue 6 hours ago
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I'm in L.A. and this John Hunter fellow seems like a great alternative to GIK and other mail order stuff. His prices are similar...

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Kyle P. Gushue 6 hours ago
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Hey all. I’m treating a new home studio room soon, and I’ve been revising my original plan (just heavily treating a corner...

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coreyspencer 8 hours ago
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Hi! I've read a few threads here on diffusers made of XPS. General consensus is that with 30kg/m density it is good enough...

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StabMe 8 hours ago
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In this video, they suggest placing the speakers far enough from the wall to place an acoustic panel, except for in...

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bert stoltenborg 8 hours ago
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I have a Drumkit permanently mic-ed up on my double Garage conversion.I use my laptop and my Audient ID 22 and ASP 880 to record...

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easyrider 12 hours ago
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Hi friends! I’ve got an I beam running the length of my new studio. (Detached garage) it’s right down the middle. the room...

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Kyle P. Gushue 1 day ago
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Hey guys! After 8 years of reading a lot in this community and learning a lot, I come to make my first post here and I hope it...

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akebrake 1 day ago
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everyone! Tomorrow I'm receiving the first documents from a company that will design and build my home recording studio. I'm...

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FrankDandrea 1 day ago
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Im building out a detached garage to be my studio. Its on a few acres and a distance from a rural road. Im not worried about...

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augustin187 1 day ago
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Thanks to you all I have quite a nicely treated small home room (2.5m w x 2.8m deep x 2.4 m high) for listening, some...

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Sanchez 1 day ago
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Hello guys, I have a big problem... so i had to move from my location to another one and here i have a room that is 3xMeters...

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xteelz 1 day ago
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Hi Everybody! I would need some help, optimizing my recording/mixing room. I attached a REW-File with a reading from my...

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DownTheLine 2 days ago
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Does anyone have any experience with Fiberglass or ECOSE absorption material? I purchased the Primacoustic London kit 12 that I...

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kasami08 2 days ago
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Hi, I have searched the forum but cannot seem to find an answer to this. My treatment plan for my room calls for 2D diffusion...

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bert stoltenborg 2 days ago
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Is there any alternative for suspended ceiling in order to soundproof the ceiling? In any suggestion, please mention whether...

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chag0101 2 days ago
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Hi All, I was following the VPR discussions closely. I've paid a professional to translate the german patent document to...

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maaaquemeseyo 2 days ago
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I have two questions regarding building your DIY VPR absorber. 1. is there a difference between using CIB like material vs...

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michalgrim 3 days ago
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Over time I have noted that various posters have discovered actual Gas Flow Resistivity figures for commonly used materials. I...

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El-Burrito 3 days ago
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I have built a room within a room in my house. 10' tall, 13' wide and 19' long. I will go into the room construction later in...

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DownTheLine 4 days ago
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Hi Guys, I am in a process of building a big baffle wall - 3 speaker installed in it - 45 cm of fiberglass + 18 mm plywood +...

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adrumdrum 4 days ago
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Hey all. Moving to a new place soon where I’ll have another 11 x 10 x 9 foot carpeted room to record in (sigh) if I really...

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sourpatch 4 days ago
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hi, i have a noob question. i moved into a new place where i don't have a room for my speakers, i have to use the living...

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Kyle P. Gushue 5 days ago
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Hey folks! I'm looking to start up a rehearsal studio in my area. There are a couple of other hourly studios in town but we...

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pipelineaudio 5 days ago
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I'm in the lucky position that I moved into a new house where I can utilize a basement room for a hobbyist recording studio. I'll...

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Junolab 6 days ago
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I want to make some acoustic panels such as are typically made with Owens Corning 703. The recipe seems to be to brush the sides...

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Kyle P. Gushue 1 week ago
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Hi there, I have been lurking in this part of the forum for months, bought a few books (which are sadly stuck in my much...

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akebrake 1 week ago
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I have read this forum a LOT, and learned a lot, but the thing is everything seems too advanced for what I need to do. All I...

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nat8808 1 week ago
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I just finished setting up a second-hand Studiobricks One Plus booth for voiceover recording. I've got foam covering the...

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avare 1 week ago
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I know questions about this calculator have come up many times so I'm sure this topic has been covered, but there's just so much...

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thechrisl 1 week ago
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After rummaging through every thread and post I could find about studio desks, I've decided to put together a desk/workstation...

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Atamian85 1 week ago
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problem solved

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PeterPetz 1 week ago
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I'm starting the process of converting my garage in to a studio. I'd originally planned to build a room within a room,...

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Rick Dalton 1 week ago
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I'm in a room with carpet. And I'm getting ready to tune my room again. (Hopefully for the last time) with thicker material. Not...

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htownholdin 1 week ago
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Hi guys, I want to measure my room. I learned some acoustic knowledge before so I know how to calculate several parameters...

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Kyle P. Gushue 1 week ago
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Hey all. I will be moving soon and this lovely space will my new "live" room for tracking vocals and acoustic...

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Papanate 1 week ago
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Hey all, Lots of great information here as I continue to plan my project mixing room in my basement. I have my desk...

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sirjuxtable 1 week ago
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hey all i was wandering if theres any calibration file for Presonus PRM1calibration Mic out there ? i searched presonus...

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Yarin115 1 week ago
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I am going to help my bandmate setup a small vocal booth in his garage. I have some ideas involving OC703. I don’t see the...

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RedTone 1 week ago
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Can anyone recommend a decent dehumidifier in the UK? I have a 6m x 4m garden studio, no air con just in and out ventilation and...

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ralphden 1 week ago
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I'm building DIY acoustic panels. I have to purchase rockwool but I'm confused between densities. I have two options to choose...

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avare 1 week ago
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Hi Everyone, I’m having a room built right now and It should be done, hopefully in the next couple of months. The inner...

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kwow 1 week ago
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Hi, guys. So here is my REW Result. Feel free to give me some tips if you think I can improve it. Thank you. I am also...

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CHOKSTARmusic 1 week ago
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My current understanding is that if your room is a rectangle you want the speakers to be shooting down the long way of the room....

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augustin187 1 week ago
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Hey guys!! After a two and a half months of reading and searching along the network I think I´m ready to start with my studio´s...

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D13b9 1 week ago
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Hi, I've just moved to a new apartment in an old building. It's a rented appartement with a hardwood floor. The contract is...

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Kyle P. Gushue 1 week ago
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I'm looking to build my own studio desk. Right now I am using an old teachers desk that is huge and heavy. The flat surface is...

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RedTone 1 week ago