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Subwoofer under my desk, sound treat my desk!?!

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I know how important room acoustics is but one thing people over look is desks, or any object raised off the ground. Sound loves to go under these and wreak havoc.

My question is this: Since my sub (A2-300) is under my desk, should I use acoustic foam under my desk to help with all these sound waves?

Thanks!
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I don`t know any specifics here, but im going to go with probably not.
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My sub is under my desk, doesn't vibrate through it or anything bad.

If you have speakers on the desk itself, then you'll want to isolate them as they will, but that's about it.
    
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I'm not worried about vibration (already vibrates my entire house). I'm worried about sound waves and the quality of them. I'm trying to get the most out of my setup and since allot of people treat a room to get better acoustics, I thought treating under the desk would help.
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Alotta mulahhh eh?
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Just costs me $30. Just another project and another what happens if I do this type of project.
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post #7 of 8
If the sub is touching the desk yes. Otherwise no.
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post #8 of 8
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Why would I want the sub to touch a desk in any way and why would that matter? The sound waves that are bouncing around is the cause, not if the sub is touching an object.
Edited by Nick911 - 4/27/11 at 11:42am
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