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post #1 of 23
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Hi.

My neighbors are complaining of my sub going through there walls, even on lowest setting if i have the volume at half it still booms through, but i love my music loud!


Is there any way to stop the sub boom vibrating through their wall yet i can still get the boom in my room?

Thanks
-Sin
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post #2 of 23
Apart from doing some hefty sounproofing that wont really work depending on the frequencies used you will have to turn down I am afraid.

Or you can just turn up like I did a few years ago till the neighbors decided to leave(they were not nice anyway).
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post #3 of 23
DO you live in an apartment or something? If that's the case no amount of sound proofing is going to totally cut out the boom. It's wall to wall contact. Just keep it between 11am and 8pm and the law is on your side. Politely explain to your neighbors that if it's too loud they are too old. You might try investing into some BOSE headphones. They have nice boom, but they start at like $100.
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post #4 of 23
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sin100
Hi.

My neighbors are complaining of my sub going through there walls, even on lowest setting if i have the volume at half it still booms through, but i love my music loud!


Is there any way to stop the sub boom vibrating through their wall yet i can still get the boom in my room?

Thanks
-Sin
if you got it off the floor you might be able to help with the vibration
post #5 of 23
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Ah well, thank guys, lol @ tuchan!

Ok ill just turn it down! >

O CRAP!! rofl!!
I just moved my sub right next to my CRT monitor and got strange purple colours in the corner of where i moved the sub and i have moved my sub away and it has permanently stayed there! lol, that suck, it looks really bad! big purple blodge in the right hand corner of my screen!!!
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post #6 of 23
lol owned hey try putting your subwoofer on top of like a blanket or some sheets or something so that the cloth will absorb some of the vibration should help a little
post #7 of 23
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But that would reduce the overall vibration right?
And i just wanted to stop it going through the wall but still keep the boom in my room lol

It near the corner of my room, well about 1 foot away to their wall but i cant move it due to speakers being not long enough!

Dam still cant believe this monitor thing, its not even my monitor! : o
What the hell am i gonna say!!
Ill just say "it was like that when i got it!"
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post #8 of 23
Yeah there is something called a
BIG MAGNET!!!
driving the subwoofer.

To get rid of that patch of discoloration you will have to get a smaller magnet and sort of "comb" it to the back of the crt. Sort of like this until it's gone. It'll never go away but at least you don't have to see it.
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post #9 of 23
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Nice one mate, maybe i could use the sub again and drive it back, hey i learn summit new every day
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post #10 of 23
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Modki you are the man, i moved it back and it went away but my sub has to be fairly close to my monitor anyway so i have a little back but no way as much as i did!

EDIT: does this count with TFT's/LCD's aswell?
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