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Issue 3 - Ventilation

Issue#3 - Ventilation

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Make Ducting For Inline Fan
Soundproof a Room Stage 3 Part 1Soundproof a Room Stage 3 Part 1

Because the room needs to be sound-proof, in the simplest sense, this means that the room must also be air-tight. Obviously, an air-tight room is not practical, so ventilation has to be achieved wi...Read More >>

Mount The Inline Fan
Soundproof a Room Stage3 Part 2Soundproof a Room Stage3 Part 2

The inline fan is a Vent Axia ACH-100 that has been mounted on a sheet of foam insulation sandwiched between two sheets of chipboard to provide some insulation. The idea here was to prevent the v...Read More >>

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Completed Fan and Ducting
Soundproof a Room Stage3 Part 3

Isolate fan mounting

 

Unfortunately, I discovered (after the ceiling of the practice room had been put up), that the foam used to provide vibration insulation was too dense. A significant level of vibration was being transmitted into the frame of the room: so I had to think of an alternative solution.

I had a look around in my shed to see what was readily available, and I found a bicycle inner tube (by the way, I've never seen this method in any acoustics text book!) So I figured...Read More >>

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