Subwoofer Placement in Cars

February 17, 2020 No Comments

Subwoofer Placement in Cars Subwoofer placement in cars is limited to the trunk area. You do not have any rooms for a low-frequency generating device and its associated hardware anywhere else in the vehicle. The cabinet and amplifiers will take up considerable room and the trunk or rear area in an SUV will provide ample […]

Why You Should Never Place Subwoofers In Your Corners!

August 25, 2018 No Comments

Let’s talk about no subs in the corners of your room. Please. I see this every day and you don’t want to do this. And there’s a reason why some manufacturers and speaker manufacturers tell you to put the sub in the corner of the room. The first reason is, you don’t have anything in […]

Your Room Decides Where The Speakers Go

August 18, 2018 No Comments

Let’s talk about how your room decides where your speakers go. A lot of people when I talk to them on the phone or look at their room forms and discuss it with them they’re always saying “Well, I want to put my speakers here. I want to put my speakers there. I want to […]

Is Your Room Working With Your Music?

June 30, 2018 No Comments

Is your room working with your music? I get a lot of calls and I see a lot of room forms that come in where I’m really wondering who’s working with whom and the situation is the room fighting the music, is the music fighting the room, does the client just not know what’s going […]

I Have This Monitor Or That One

May 3, 2018 2 Comments

I get a lot of room forms sent in, I get a lot of phone calls and I get a lot of e-mails and people are what I call gear-proud. They’re proud of their gear. They’ve saved and they’ve researched and analyzed and they really get kind of emotionally attached to their gear and one […]

One Sub, Two Subs, Three…

January 6, 2018 No Comments

Hi everyone, Dennis Foley from Acoustic Fields. Today we’re going to talk about to talk about one sub-2 sub-3 sub. A lot of people have called me and sent me emails saying well Dennis if we add more subs and more energy at different locations in the room we can smooth out frequency response. This […]

The Top 5 Room Size & Volume Mistakes

March 26, 2017 No Comments

Today we’re going to talk about the top 5 room size and volume mistakes. In audio rooms where you’re producing energy, that’s full frequency energy: low, middles and highs, you have to select the right size and volume for the usage. I see too many times too small room, too much energy and treatment won’t […]

Don’t Set Your Subwoofer On The Floor!

December 29, 2016 3 Comments

Today we’re going to talk about how not to put your subwoofer on the floor. See it all the time, I see it in corners. Be careful here, this is a huge energy producing source. Not only it produces energy but it produces low frequency energy which is very difficult to deal with in today’s […]

Don’t Set Your Speakers On The Floor!

September 29, 2016 2 Comments

Today we’re going to talk about how not to set your speakers on the floor. I wanted to deal with that in a bunch of different areas. So we can look at the ramifications of that statement. Speaker – energy producing device. All right? So we have our speaker, we have our listening position. Okay? […]

Acoustic Fields Inbox #5

June 11, 2016 No Comments

1) There is a lot of confusion between absorption and barrier technology. I don’t know why that is, but it seems to be. A barrier is just that: if you have a noise source, someone yelling on the outside of your room and you are on the inside of your room, the quickest way to […]