Tag Archives: home theater

Choosing Home Theater Audio with Acoustics in Mind

Premium Theater Sound: Choosing An Audio Format With Acoustics In Mind James Lindenschmidt When we acoustically treat a theater after it has already been built, we must adapt our treatment strategies to the theater as it exists already. Inevitably, this leads to compromises and sub-optimal performance. We can always get better results if we look […]

Welcome to Acoustics & Audiogeekery

Hello, and Welcome! Welcome to the launch of Acoustics & Audiogeekery, brought to you by GIK Acoustics. I have been writing here for a few months now, but we recently decided to formalize my writings into this blog. The aim is to be a resource for you, something that grows in time into a repository […]

Home Cinema Experience Room Treatment Video

Andrew Robinson is a filmmaker, writer, blogger and audio/video enthusiast. Having written product reviews and features for mainstream publications, Andrew took his talents and created his own site – ARC Cinema – in which he writes not only about products but also about the creative and technical aspects of filmmaking. He has also produced a […]

The GIK Acoustics Difference

There’s a difference between a GIK Acoustics product and all others on the market. The U.S. Patent & Trademark Office issued utility patent US 9,091,060 for GIK’s unique, proprietary design of its acoustic absorbers. The patent covers the design and construction of GIK Acoustics’ 242 Acoustic Panels, 244 Bass Traps with FlexRange Technology, and Monster Bass […]

Introducing FreeStand Acoustic Panel©

GIK Acoustics announced the introduction of the FreeStand Acoustic Panel© – a new movable, lightweight absorption panel. The FreeStand Acoustic Panel© is a gobo – a movable acoustic panel – and is ideal for any room where wall mounted panels cannot be used or for rooms with multiple purposes.  For listening rooms, control rooms and home theaters, the FreeStand© is a stylish […]

GIK Acoustics Products in Home Theater

Andrew Robinson is an independent filmmaker, home theater writer and GIK Acoustics customer.  Below is his video which highlights the equipment in his very impressive home theater.  You will notice the GIK Acoustics Tri-Trap Corner Bass traps and Monster Bass Traps (with Scatter Plates) behind the speakers. You can also read Andrew’s review of the […]

GIK Acoustics ArtPanel Product Video

This video provides product information for the GIK Acoustics ArtPanel. Descriptions of size, image transfer process and construction are presented. If you need acoustic treatments, but want something unique or if you’re looking for top-notch acoustic panels but want to make a decorative statement – we have just the thing for you – the GIK […]

GIK Acoustics Room Kits Product Video

This video provides product information for the four GIK Acoustics Room Kits. Descriptions of size, color options, placement and construction are presented. If you’re looking for a package that addresses room acoustic issues and fits within your budget, GIK Acoustics offers Room Kits that take the guess work out of the process. We have carefully […]

GIK Acoustics Scopus Tuned Bass Trap Product Video

This video provides product information for the GIK Acoustics Scopus Tuned Bass Trap. Descriptions of size, color options, placement and construction are presented. The main goal of acoustic treatments in most rooms is to control bass decay and improve frequency response without over-damping the upper frequencies. We recommend starting with broadband bass traps for overall […]

GIK Acoustics Soffit Bass Trap© Product Video

This video provides product information for the GIK Acoustics Soffit Bass Trap©. Descriptions of size, color options, placement and construction are presented. The word soffit describes the corner where the ceiling meets the wall. The designers at GIK Acoustics created the Soffit Bass Trap© which mimics a soffit that would be built in the upper […]