Room Treatment (Split from Owston thread)

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Re: Room Treatment (Split from Owston thread)

Post by rowuk » Sat Aug 03, 2019 3:31 pm

If someone has a floor plan, we can calculate the standing waves and maybe get some idea about what is going on - before someone actually gets a chance to measure.

http://www.sengpielaudio.com/calculator-roommodes.htm

I like Nicks "drive the room" analogy. My experience is that there are positions where the speaker drives the room and others where the room drives the speakers. Considering that below 200 Hz the room can account for +- 20dB in frequency response peaks and dips, this thread sure has more than just "geek" justification.
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Re: Room Treatment (Split from Owston thread)

Post by pre65 » Fri Sep 20, 2019 2:32 pm

Any up to date news on how Davids demo room treatments are progressing ?
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Re: Room Treatment (Split from Owston thread)

Post by pre65 » Mon Oct 21, 2019 8:28 am

pre65 wrote:
Fri Sep 20, 2019 2:32 pm
Any up to date news on how Davids demo room treatments are progressing ?
No reply after a month ?

Is David still alive ?

I'd love to hear the 833a amps. :)
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Re: Room Treatment (Split from Owston thread)

Post by Nick » Mon Oct 21, 2019 8:39 am

Its never recovered from the flooding it suffered.
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Re: Room Treatment (Split from Owston thread)

Post by pre65 » Mon Oct 21, 2019 8:51 am

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Mon Oct 21, 2019 8:39 am
Its never recovered from the flooding it suffered.
Oh dear, not good news. :(
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Re: Room Treatment (Split from Owston thread)

Post by chris661 » Mon Oct 21, 2019 11:05 am

Very sorry to hear that. I hope there are plans to get up and running again.

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Re: Room Treatment (Split from Owston thread)

Post by Mike H » Mon Oct 21, 2019 6:03 pm

When did this happen? :(
 
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Re: Room Treatment (Split from Owston thread)

Post by mainscablesrus » Thu Oct 24, 2019 9:47 pm

Months ago, still waiting for the repair outfit who did the original job to turn up.
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Re: Room Treatment (Split from Owston thread)

Post by JohnG » Thu Oct 24, 2019 10:18 pm

Dave you had invested good money into the premises.
Was it a workmanship failing ?

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Re: Room Treatment (Split from Owston thread)

Post by mainscablesrus » Fri Oct 25, 2019 5:53 pm

pre65 wrote:
Mon Oct 21, 2019 8:28 am
pre65 wrote:
Fri Sep 20, 2019 2:32 pm
Any up to date news on how Davids demo room treatments are progressing ?
No reply after a month ?

Is David still alive ?

I'd love to hear the 833a amps. :)
Phil this is audiotalk, there is more life in a morgue!

The basement has dried out apart from 1 spot in the corner, the people who did the original job are very busy it seems and have raised a job card but have yet to call to look at the problem. Once they have done the work the floor can go back down which is a days job.

I have a myriad of new gear I want to play with and no where to play with it! Most frustrating but I have no other choice than to wait!

Thanks for asking everyone.
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Re: Room Treatment (Split from Owston thread)

Post by Nick » Fri Oct 25, 2019 11:20 pm

there is more life in a morgue
Would you prefer if I stared some pointless one (2, 3) words a day thread?
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Re: Room Treatment (Split from Owston thread)

Post by chris661 » Sat Oct 26, 2019 11:25 am

Yeah, not sure I got that either. Plenty of life here.

Anyway, I'm looking forward to things being up and running there - it sounds like an excellent venue for a meet-up.

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Re: Room Treatment (Split from Owston thread)

Post by pre65 » Sat Oct 26, 2019 11:32 am

chris661 wrote:
Sat Oct 26, 2019 11:25 am
Yeah, not sure I got that either. Plenty of life here.

it sounds like an excellent venue for a meet-up.

Chris
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Re: Room Treatment (Split from Owston thread)

Post by mainscablesrus » Tue Nov 12, 2019 9:44 pm

Brook Street is no more or won't be soon as we have decided to move.

News of where and when sometime soon.
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Re: Room Treatment (Split from Owston thread)

Post by pre65 » Tue Nov 12, 2019 9:48 pm

mainscablesrus wrote:
Tue Nov 12, 2019 9:44 pm
Brook Street is no more or won't be soon as we have decided to move.

News of where and when sometime soon.
Somewhere with parking would be ace. :)
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