l i n u x - u s e r s - g r o u p - o f - d a v i s
L U G O D
 
Next Meeting:
October 7: Social gathering
Next Installfest:
TBD
Latest News:
Aug. 18: Discounts to "Velocity" in NY; come to tonight's "Photography" talk
Page last updated:
2009 Jun 12 06:11

The following is an archive of a post made to our 'vox-tech mailing list' by one of its subscribers.

Report this post as spam:

(Enter your email address)
Re: [vox-tech] [OT] Soundproof paint?!?
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [vox-tech] [OT] Soundproof paint?!?



On Thu, Jun 11, 2009 at 11:01:20PM -0400, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:
> Hi all,
> 
> My upstairs neighbors aren't "call the cops" loud, but still pretty loud.
> The noise is usually either footsteps or a subwoofer.  His subwoofer was on
> the floor but was recently raised on top of something.  That made things
> better, but I still feel his bass.  Sometimes it seems like my ceiling is
> like a guitar soundboard.
> 
> I just read about "soundproof paint".  It's very difficult for me to believe
> that such a thing works, but I've seen misconceptions on the part of people
> saying it couldn't possibly work.  And it's hard finding people who've
> actually used it.
> 
> I can make arguments for both why it would work and why it wouldn't work (by
> "work" I mean reduce the noise perceptibly, even by a small but noticeable
> amount.  I know not to expect huge results.).
> 
> Can soundproof paint possibly be effective?  Even a little?

I would doubt it. Seems like those low frequencies would travel right
through it. Perhaps sound tile would be better.

brian
-- 
Brian Lavender
http://www.brie.com/brian/
_______________________________________________
vox-tech mailing list
vox-tech@lists.lugod.org
http://lists.lugod.org/mailman/listinfo/vox-tech



LinkedIn
LUGOD Group on LinkedIn
Sign up for LUGOD event announcements
Your email address:
facebook
LUGOD Group on Facebook
'Like' LUGOD on Facebook:

Hosting provided by:
Sunset Systems
Sunset Systems offers preconfigured Linux systems, remote system administration and custom software development.

LUGOD: Linux Users' Group of Davis
PO Box 2082, Davis, CA 95617
Contact Us

LUGOD is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization
based in Davis, California
and serving the Sacramento area.
"Linux" is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.

Sponsored in part by:
EDGE Tech Corp.
For donating some give-aways for our meetings.