Tag Archives: home theater

GIK Acoustics Tri-Trap Corner Bass Trap© Product Video

The GIK Acoustics Tri-Trap Corner Bass Trap© is one of our most effective products for controlling low-end frequencies that build up in corners. The Tri-Trap© is constructed with a solid core, which makes it freestanding and able to support up to 50 pounds in weight. Since we recommend treating as much of the corners as […]

GIK Acoustics Awarded ToneAudio Product of the Year

TONEAudio Magazine forges the link between music and high quality audio reproduction with a 50/50 balance between the two.  Their December 2012 issue contains the annual “Product of the Year” list which we are proud to be part of. Read the full review here. In the publisher’s letter, Jeff Dorgay says, “Listening to music on […]

GIK Acoustics 244 Bass Trap Product Video

This video provides product information for the GIK Acoustics 244 Bass Trap. Descriptions of size, color options, placement and construction are presented. The GIK Acoustics 244 Bass Trap is a broadband bass trap and is the “go to” absorber for studios, home theaters, control rooms and listening rooms. The 244 Bass Trap is suitable for […]

GIK Acoustics Monster Bass Trap Product Video

Video highlights the GIK Acoustics Monster Bass Trap. Product description, construction, design and mounting options.  View the product page here. The Monster Bass Trap is 24” x 48” x 7.5” or 610mm x 1220mm x 190mm and weighs 19 pounds or 8.6kg which makes it the largest panel in our product line as well as […]

The Basics of Room Acoustics: Bass Traps, Diffusors, Acoustic Panels

This video explores the basics of room acoustics and also how to treat the acoustics of a room.  Most of us are in smaller, residential listening spaces which are on average 12ft X 15ft X 8ft in size. We usually have problems with the lower end or bass frequencies in these types of rooms due […]

GIK Acoustics Kicks Off Video Contest

GIK ACOUSTICS KICKS OFF VIDEO CONTEST Grand Prize is $500 Cash + Bragging Rights ATLANTA, GA (June 4, 2012) – GIK Acoustics is turning to its satisfied customers to make a video showing how GIK Acoustics’ products bring sound to life! The contest, which runs through September 30, asks participants to create a 3-minute (or […]

Temporary Treated Living Room

Zalan Schuster is back with an educational video illustrating how to temporary acoustics can be employed to treat a room without mounting panels to ceilings or walls. Listen to the sound difference between temporary treated and untreated acoustic room. Zalan Schuster is a GIK Acoustics dealer from Bratislava, Slovakia. Tel.: +421 905 616 440 zalansch@hotmail.com […]

GIK Acoustics 242 Acoustic Panel Product Video

Video highlights the 242 Acoustic Panel. Product description, construction, design and mounting options. The GIK Acoustics 242 Acoustic Panel is professionally manufactured for a sharp and crisp appearance just like the 244 Bass Trap. Ideally mounted at first and secondary reflection points in a room the 242 Acoustic Panel has the same equal absorption as […]

Monitor Positioning

So you’ve got your room setup and treated, you’ve spent a ton on gear and a fantastic monitoring chain, but things still don’t sound right.  Maybe the stereo image is weird, or the low end is tubby on one side and thin on the other.  Is in the monitors?  Is it the converters?  Is in […]

How Bass Traps Work

bass traps and cloud panels by GIK Acoustics in Lost Ark Studio Control panel

In this article, we’ll examine what is a bass trap (bass absorber) and why we recommend putting bass traps in certain places in the room. We’ll explore the options and the benefits of each. The basics are simpler than most people think. First, some background. No discussion of bass traps and bass trapping would be […]