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If I were to glue the little ball styrofoam that comes with your shipping all over the inside of my case, will that help reduce the noise level? And are there any other material that can absorb sounds?
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Well, there's noise reduction foam... >.>
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Well, there's noise reduction foam... >.>
>_>" I'll look for those, when my styrofoam fails me. D:
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It would only marginally help to reduce noise. If you already have a quiet system, it helps. Otherwise, work on quieting your system first.

I would not use Styrofoam since it crumples and I believe is flammable.

Best Prices I found for Sound Dampening Foam:
http://www.partsexpress.com/webpage....=sonic_barrier
http://www.amazon.com/b/002-5199683-...A2WWWQUWZT1QBQ
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There are sheets of sound deading material available at PC and Automotive sites.
There is also the special roofing material that is way thicker than tar paper that is used on the first row of the roof to prevent ice from creaping up. It has it's own adhesive and is about 3/16'' thick.

An example of the automotive type
http://www.sounddeadenershowdown.com/

Or... 18''x32'' for $35
http://store.summitracing.com/partdetail.asp?autofilter=1&part=DYC%2D20425&N=700 +4294925230+4294921890+115&autoview=sku


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There are sheets of sound deading material available at PC and Automotive sites.
There is also the special roofing material that is way thicker than tar paper that is used on the first row of the roof to prevent ice from creaping up. It has it's own adhesive and is about 3/16'' thick.

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http://www.sounddeadenershowdown.com/

Or... 18''x32'' for $35
http://store.summitracing.com/partde...5&autoview=sku
Great link!

Just note that some of the automotive materials have a smell to them.
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