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Old 10th April 2007, 11:22 PM   #1
akunec is offline akunec  Canada
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Default Measuring Ground Plane Response Outside

I'm planning on measuring the ground plane response on my speakers outside on my driveway. I will merge that response with my gated response at ~1khz. The driveway is about 20 ft wide by 10 ft long. It is tilted at about 5 degrees to merge with the pavement.

Will the tilt between the road and the pavement cause reflections that will affect my results?

Is the rough cement used for driveways a good enough reflector of sound?
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Old 11th April 2007, 12:44 AM   #2
freddi is offline freddi  United States
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sure better than my muddy yard which drops behind the mic only a few feet and ramps up a hill from the other perspective -- you should be fine
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