Listening Room Dimensions
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If you were building a dedicated listening room from scratch, what dimensions would you make it and why? Is there an optimal size or a happy medium that would work well for most applications?
Thoughts on Dimensions for Private 4 Seat Screening Room
Looking to build a theater for a friend. 3-4 seat room, single row. I know Big had mentioned if he built again, it would be a smaller more private room. For acoustics and such, what size room would you go with? I'm thinking 18' wide by 15' deep. Leaving 2' behind the head listening posi...
Deciding dimensions of Movie/Media room
Hello FolksWe have moved into a new home and we have an unfinished room which is quite large. Me and wifey has decided to make a Media/Movie room. I have roughly made two sketches, please feel free to throw your ideas.1. 24' X 18' X 9'2. 33' X 18' X 9'I love music and planning to ge...
Need help with FINAL room dimensions. Golden ratio?
Hello everyone, I would like to thank everyone for their input so far. You have all been so very helpful. I am about to drywall my theater room, I keep reading about the golden ratio for sound quality. I am at the point that I am ready for drywall. My question is do I have the right le...
How to apply the cardas ratio to a (roughly) L-shaped room?
Hi all, I'm new to AK and new to higher-end audio, but I purchased a pairi of Dahlquist DQ-10's yesterday and I don't really know where to start in setting up my listening space. To just establish some sort of valid placement without worrying yet about tuning the room, I'm looking at the Ca...
When two channel listening how far back.....
Hello,So when you're listening to two channel do you make an equilateral triangle from your speakers do you sit further or closer do you let the room dimensions dictate where you sit ( this was me even though I've read it a hundred times or more I never tried to form a triangle. The main sitt...
Room length twice its width, how big of a problem is this
Should I avoid a room that is twice as long as it is wide by all costs?I am very happy with my plan for the space I have, but I calculated the room dimensions and the length is almost exactly twice the width 21.2 ft x 10.8 ft. I understand that this is almost a worst case scenario dimension....
What is the perfect size listening room?
If you could build from scratch a listening room what would you consider i's perfect dimensions? Of course great SQ would be of utmost importance but also listening comfort for both you and guests would factor in. What do you think? cubdog
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