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Old 06-04-2014, 07:36 AM - Thread Starter
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Hi All,
I tried doing a search on this but was unsuccessful.

Is there a means of measuring the effectiveness of sound proofing (pre and post test)?
What type of equipment would be best (cost effective) to make measurement?
Is there a test "track" to use? (pink noise?)

I do have a db meter but have to double check the accuracy and low range.

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Old 06-04-2014, 11:47 AM - Thread Starter
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Apparently my ability to search effectively was lacking..... must be tired

http://www.avsforum.com/t/1311627/soundproofing-effectiveness-testing/0_100
http://www.avsforum.com/t/901212/soundproofing-testing-and-results/0_100

The one thread has comments that a db meter would not be a good measuring tool.
Are there any suggestions on how a person could go about it?

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