How Does Sound Deadening Butyl Work?

The main structure of most vehicles is already designed to minimise the sound from both the car itself and the outdoor noise. From their materials to the way they are installed, their soundproofing materials can easily block most noises from the said sources and amplify the car speakers.

But despite their presence, car owners still want to enhance the soundproofing abilities of their vehicles. Some of them might have been bothered by the repetitive sound of their engine, while others are simply distracted by the traffic noise. Fortunately, sound deadening butyl can remedy these issues as it has been known to be highly effective against disrupting noises.

Working Principles of Sound Deadening Butyl

The sound deadening butyl is composed of a dense, flexible sheet of elastomeric butyl that is normally attached to the flat metal surfaces of a vehicle. This specific material can effectively add mass to the vehicle, making it difficult for extraneous sound from outside to vibrate through the metal surfaces. Subsequently, the blocked noise will not be able to transfer into the vehicle due to the said sheet. The sound from outside is frequently absorbed by the elastomeric butyl sheet.

The application of sound deadening butyl to the metal surfaces and components of vehicle work similarly to a heavy rubber floor mat that can also be found in any vehicle. The mass of the said material can easily absorb the sound energy, reducing the amount of noise that one can hear inside the car.

For great soundproofing, you may want to treat the inner and outer layers of your car doors with sound deadening butyl. The application of these materials to your cargo area, the fenders, the firewall, and the roof can likewise significantly improve the soundproofing of your vehicle.

Advantages of Soundproofing Your Vehicle

Soundproofing your vehicle brings numerous benefits to you and other car passengers. For one, it can effectively lessen the rattling noise that can be generated by the metal frames of your car. Even the booming sound of the engine can be minimised with effective vehicle soundproofing. All unwanted noise that comes from the car itself can be reduced by more than 25%.

Aside from the vehicle noise, soundproofing your vehicle can also prevent most outside noise from entering. There are traffic noises that are just annoying for most people. As long as you hear the vehicle horns from nearby cars, soundproofing will be your safeguard against unnecessary outdoor noises such as speakers and booming sound from a nearby car.

Since most unnecessary noises are blocked, you can easily benefit from a much clearer sound quality of your speakers. You and your family or friends can also talk to each other without getting distracted from outdoor noise. Your car will be much more tolerable as you travel towards your intended destination. 

Get Sound Deadening Butyl at All Car Carpets

If you want to obtain your own sound deadening butyl material for your car, feel free to contact us at All Car Carpets. Our sound deadening butyl material is capable of not breaking down even if it is exposed to heat. It can also help in reducing road noise and resonance as well as improving the acoustic performance inside cabins of cars, buses, caravans, and even boats.