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Velcome to ze "Tips 'n' Tricks" bit - Here's a variety of tips from all areas of studio, midi & live work. The emphasis here is not just about tricks to get sounds, but also ideas to save money or time.

But surely YOU have soom real cool tips to share with your comrades in arms of the music world?! - Feel free to add your own money-saving or technique tips!

Check out some of the Tips below, or add your own & hey!... don't forget, there are plenty of FX-Tips in the Articles section too!

   


261 - Cheap home-made bass traps        

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Date: 07-Dec-04


Easy one this. Go to IKEA and buy a cheap FUTON matress. Take it home and roll it up into a swiss-roll shape (doesnt have to be ultra-tightly rolled up btw, just not too loose)

use a couple of bungee straps or cord to hold the swiss-roll shape together. Stand the rolled-up Futon in the corner verticaly - hey-presto!... cheap bass trap!

Futons are made of layered cotton wadding, and are very dense inside. Rolled up into a thick tube shape, their absorbtion is very good and they are deep enuff to capture fairly low bass wavelengths of around 500hz (680 mm)


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