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PostPosted: Tue Nov 17, 2020 6:49 am 
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Hi all,

I am going to build a building in my garden in 2021, and in 2022 I want to build a studio in it. For the construction part, I have a separate thread here: http://johnlsayers.com/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=22298 where I have received great advice.

Now, to finalize the construction plan, I need to determine the layout of the studio, so I took the sketchup file from Scotts studio that John Sayers has shared on this forum here: viewtopic.php?t=5457
and rearranged it to my available space. I am thinking about the size and location of the baffle boxes that I still need to add.

Any input to the design is greatly appreciated, especially tips that may improve the acoustics.
I used the seppmeyer room ratio of 1 : 1.14 : 1.39. The dimensions of the room are 2.65m high, 3.021m wide, 3.6835m deep.

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Bastiaan

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 14, 2020 11:44 am 
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in general, it looks like a good approach. key to the baffle assembly will be deciding on the speakers.

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 14, 2020 7:01 pm 
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Hi Glenn,

Thanks for your response. Could you elaborate on what is important? I have a set of Genelec 1030as which I am quite fond of.

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if you have the older 1030A (rectangular, not the newer rounded version) then soffit mounting becomes pretty straightforward since the ports are on the front so you'll only need to vent the built-in power amps. if you were (are) trying to mount the newer rounded version the job becomes much harder since a) the ports are in the back, b) you'll need to do some fancy bezel building to get the face of those units relatively flush with the baffle plate.

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PostPosted: Tue Mar 02, 2021 12:15 am 
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gullfo wrote:
if you have the older 1030A (rectangular, not the newer rounded version)

I think all genelex 8xxx have rounded edges and most 1xxx are rectangular (apart from 1029,1022 and some old weird units)


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 02, 2021 4:46 am 
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True. My monitors have a rectangular shape, so easy to build in :D
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