Primacoustic London 8 - Black

Acoustic Room Treatment Kit with Four Control Columns and Eight Scatter Blocks - Black
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Improve the sound of your room!

Do you need acoustic treatment? Stand in the middle of your room, clap your hands, and listen. Hear that? That's flutter echo, reflections, standing waves, and other acoustic anomalies that will impact the quality of your recordings and color what you hear when you're mixing. Luckily, it's a common problem, and an easy one to solve, no matter how big or small your room is. The Primacoustic London 8 room kit is designed for rooms up to 100 square feet, and it tames the most common acoustic issues you'll encounter.

Primacoustic London 8 Acoustic Treatment Room Kit at a Glance:
  • Reduces early reflections for a cleaner sounding room
  • The cure for flutter echo
  • Not your average foam
Conquers a multitude of acoustic concerns

Most rooms in either commercial facilities or residential dwellings have parallel walls. These parallel walls are great for aesthetics and floor plans, but they introduce a world of problems in a recording or mixing rooms. The first culprit is primary reflections. In simplest terms, this is sound bouncing off of walls near the sound source. These reflected sounds recombine and phase cancellation occurs, causing comb filtering. Obviously, with phase cancellation, you're not getting a true picture of the sound, so your mix won't translate well on other systems. Primacoustic's London 8 room kit uses a quartet of Control Columns to tame early reflections. Positioned near the sound source, the Control Columns helps to "define" the listening area, making it easier to discern what is really happening versus hearing the reflections, making both mixing and recording easier.

The cure for flutter echo

When you clap your hands in your room, much of what you hear is flutter echo - essentially sound bouncing off the walls, ceiling, and floor. In a room this lively, it will be nearly impossible to add the right amount of reverb to your mix. The eight Scatter Blocks in the London 8 room kit are usually installed behind the listening position to help disperse flutter echo by absorbing some of the sound energy while allowing some of the energy to reflect back. This allows for a more natural sound at the monitoring position. And at Sweetwater, we know how important it is to have a true picture of what's going on at the mix position.

Not your average foam

Primacoustic London room kits are made up of Broadway acoustic panels. These panels aren't really what is conventionally called foam, as they're made from a high-density 6lb-per-cubic-foot fiberglass. This denser material provides almost five times greater absorption than typical foam. That equates to less foam on the wall and more absorption for a clean look and better sound.

London 8 Package Contents:
  • (4) Control 36" Columns - 12"x 36" x 1.5", w/Beveled Edges
  • (8) Scatter 12" Blocks - 12" x 12" x 1", w/Square Edges
  • (20) Surface Impalers
  • Anchors, Screws, and 1/4" Drill Bit to Mount Impalers

Recommended for rooms under 100sq feet in size.

Primacoustic London 8 Acoustic Treatment Room Kit Features:
  • Acoustic room treatment kit for rooms up to 100 square feet
  • Sensible treatment for common acoustic problems in residential and commercial spaces
  • Four Control Columns to combat early reflections
  • Eight Scatter Blocks to ease flutter echo
  • More dense than regular foam to give more absorption with less material
  • All mounting hardware included
Turn any room into a great-sounding room with the Primacoustic London 8 Room Kit!

Additional Media

Acoustic Treatment Buying Guide

Tech Specs

Treatment Type Absorption
Number of Panels 4 Columns, 8 Blocks
Coverage 3 sq. ft./coulmn piece, 1 sq. ft./block piece
Construction Fiberglass
Included Mounting Material Anchors, Screws
Manufacturer Part Number Z900 0105 00

Customer Reviews

5/5
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5/5

Primeacoustics are A+

We regularly use these for our customers rooms when they select not to have custom ones made. Excellent product for the money!!
Music background: KMR AV & Automation home theater experts
5/5

Acustic treatment

Great thanks excellent
5/5

Great Acouutic Package

After completing an isolation booth I noticed a good deal of echo and pinging so I contacted Andy at Sweetwater. He suggested the London 8 kit along with Base traps. It's a small 4' X 4' - 8' high ceiling room. I at first thought to myself this could be over kill - however after completing my first voice over I was amazed at how the kit dampened the room. I didn't have to do anything to the sound in post edit. I determined I wasn't going to use the attachment kit that came with it and turned around and pushed some 3M high end Velcro to adhere the units. It was around $20 a 10 ft roll at a home supply store. It worked great and I didn't have to beat holes in my walls.Love the kit.
Music background: Video Production - Limited Time Productions
5/5

Incredible!

I have a small 8x12 room where I have my office and musical instruments. It's very square and very "live". I put up the London 8 hoping to get just a little better quality out of the sound and even my kids noticed the difference in the way the room sounded. Outstanding product and outstanding results. You can't go wrong with this.
Music background: Pro Musician
4.5/5

Does the job

I used this kit in conjunction with sound treatment that I already had to complete the treatment in my new isolation room. It works well. I am very happy with it.
See also: Primacoustic, Primacoustic Acoustic Treatment: Absorption, Primacoustic Complete Room Systems