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Plus, the treatments assuming you choose your manufacturer carefully quralex last for years and years, so your investment will be amortized over quite a long period of time. Should you have any questions, you can e-mail our consulting division – consulting auralex. Thanks for saying so. Setup for the listening examples. For more information on Auralex, Acoustics and Auralex University check out their site at Auralex. You may have to put your ear to the loudspeaker to verify that the file is actually playing.

He asked if we could custom print this image on his acoustical treatments and tile the image around the room, giving the impression that he was at the 50 yard line when he sat in the sweet spot.

Similar results are achievable with standard arualex batts or “blown-in” fiberglass or cellulose. We are also very lucky and grateful to have the President of Auralex, Eric Smith, speak to our students about Auralex, the physics of sound and how to properly uses on a regular basis. We suralex did a high-end home theater for someone who had a photo he took at the 50 yard line at a famous football game.

With regard to construction, a huge mistake we see far too often is that people try to reinvent the wheel when building their studio, when in fact all they need to do is follow our time-tested instructions, which have been proven to yield quantifiable results that work.

We hope these demonstrations have helped you make some decisions about what you’d like to do in terms of construction for your room s. I have seen far, far too many people. Still unsure about what construction is right for you? We are lucky enough to have Auralex as a sponsor at Dark Horse Institute, if you are unfamiliar with Auralex, they are the premier manufacturer of auralfx treatments in the world. For the best results in a retrofit type situation, we suggest tearing out the drywall, insulating between the studs with 2″ Mineral Fiberadding resilient channel to one side, and then finishing with gypsum board, SheetBlok and gypsum board on both sides of the wall.


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To paraphrase an old advertising adage: Do not adjust the volume for any of the other WAV files on this page. The desired effect is that you feel you are “in the room” with the band. Therefore, it would make sense if the gypsum board stopped more sound.

Provided you do not aualex the volume, you aurales be “AB-ing” different materials and construction relative to the “No Partition” file.

The following WAV is a sample of the results you might expect from such an improvement in the construction. I was an accomplished drummer from a very young age.

Talking Acoustics with Auralex President Eric Smith – Dark Horse Institute

We work hard auraelx give back and to share all our decades of accumulated knowledge with as many of the next generation of engineers as possible.

Just don’t keep your ear by the loudspeaker when switching back to the WAV in Step 1! While comparing SheetBlok and gypsum board is all fine and grand, you are not likely to build a wall consisting of a single layer of any material. Treat your vertical corners with bass traps if you can afford to. No fluff, no smoke, no mirrors, no sliderules.

Auralex appears to be very passionate about teaching the importance of Acoustics with your Acoustics and Auralex University. Life is a lot simpler for people if they just follow our easy-to-understand diagrams instead of going their own way and substituting different materials.

Feel free to compare the WAV in Step 1 with this one.


PLAY We hope these demonstrations have helped you make some decisions about what you’d like to do in terms of construction for your room s. Ideal, “Single Wall” Construction. SheetBlok has an STC of Well, hopefully this page can help.

Real Wall Comparison While comparing SheetBlok and gypsum board is all fine and grand, you are not likely to build a wall consisting of a single layer of any material. Being entrepreneurial in nature, I ascertained a need in the marketplace and set out to fill it. What is the most common mistake, in your opinion, that professional or home studios make in regards auraled room treatment?

Talking Acoustics with Auralex President Eric Smith

It is adaptogenic in nature, which means that regardless whether you have too much bass or too little, trapping will level you out. Control early reflections in your control room by putting treatments behind your monitors, on or suspended from the ceiling above your mixer or work surface, and on the left and right walls between you and your monitors. Play the following WAV file – preferably through a decent sound system and not your PC speakers – and turn the volume up until it’s uncomfortable.

It 110 necessary for the demonstration for this file to be loud, but we cannot be held responsible for any damage to your equipment or hearing.

At Auralex, we do our best bend the laws of physics every day. OK, so you’ve read through Acoustics However, listening to the WAV files illustrates the additional low frequency attenuation available by using SheetBlok.

Room size and shape aside, what would you recommend for a Home Studio with a small budget to do to improve sound and reflection? Our studios at the Institute have Auralex everywhere you turn. Just cut-to-the-chase advice that normal people can easily understand and implement in their own facilities.