Added a Diagram to the DIY GOBO Post

Some folks are stuck on the part where I say to “pinch the end rails together” to connect the two paint grids. I put together a quick Photoshop diagram that I hope helps clear up the confusion. The only other alternative at this point would be to go buy the materials again and shoot every step of the process from start to finish this time. 😛

Who knows… maybe I will if I get time! Here’s the page:
http://blog.usedavesvoice.com/2011/08/20/diy-mic-gobo-shield-mudguard-for-10-bucks-at-walmart/

Paint Grids
Acoustic Sound Foam Tiles

No More Printing Out Copy!

I finally decided to mount a 19″ LCD monitor on top of my corner sound wall and extend my PC’s desktop to it. Now I can just drag my copy and scripts over to this monitor and get to work. The bracket angles down nicely, and of course you can change the font size as needed, so it’s very easy on the eyes… and neck!

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DIY Tri-Fold Corner Sound Booth

DIY Inexpensive Sound Dampening for Corners

I was looking through some spare hardware I had in the garage last week and came up with this idea for what I call a Tri-Fold Sound Wall. It’s basically a 3/4″ sheet of dense wood, cut into 3 equal sections, 6 1/2 feet high. I had some utility hinges left over from another project, so I used 6 of them to connect each of the 3 pieces of wood. This allows for the amount of openness I want my 3-sided booth to have.

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