Author Topic: Belfast Humming noise  (Read 6813 times)

jillyfred

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Re: Belfast Humming noise
« Reply #45 on: November 08, 2018, 03:00:56 PM »
Sorry, i meant the west coast of England.
Anyway for quite a few weeks now there has been no humming noise, but now that i have said that it will return.  :(

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Never mind Paddy-your posts were interesting.
If it returns-c`est la vie,que sera,sera!

jilly :)

derdrei

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Re: Belfast Humming noise
« Reply #46 on: November 13, 2018, 06:46:52 AM »
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Never mind Paddy-your posts were interesting.
If it returns-c`est la vie,que sera,sera!

jilly :)
hi jilly would that be so annoying  when your trying to go asleep  :-*

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Re: Belfast Humming noise
« Reply #47 on: November 17, 2018, 09:10:45 AM »
Just moved into a new flat in north belfast, suffering from a continual low freq hum, quite effective at night so im sleeping in the living room where i managed to find a sweet spot and fall asleep. Using stethoscope (a thin glass works too) on wooden surfaces (doors, frames, panels, ceiling if wood)  I've listened for hours and located the hum where it gets really amplified and recorded it, normalised the sound and sent to the city council. It's a combintion of things. The hum loves wood especially wooden ceilings creates perfect conditions for vibs to travel. Unfortunately such low freq vibrations cannot be blocked by ear-plugs only mid freq everyday sounds can be, tried noise cancelling gear as well. no luck. The problem is quite common both in IRE and UK so badly constructed affordable homes. Smart meters near living areas, loose wires, exposed wires touching other things, bad or no insulation, old transformers, heat boxes, use of cheap wood, electricity theft, grow-rooms, nearby badly isolated sewer pumping stations and street lights are some of  the main triggers in this region.

 Poor construction standards and a lack of enforcement of building regulations and care. I can also hear me neighbour urinating and dropping kids off at the pool, its no fun.


paddy q

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Re: Belfast Humming noise
« Reply #48 on: November 17, 2018, 06:41:40 PM »
I think it's just part of city life and it bothers some people more then others.
I hate continual noise. I think if i was sitting on the moon i would here a noise. ::)

HarryHippo

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Re: Belfast Humming noise
« Reply #49 on: November 17, 2018, 08:11:47 PM »
I think it's just part of city life and it bothers some people more then others.
I hate continual noise. I think if i was sitting on the moon i would here a noise. ::)
I get more annoyed at police sirens blaring while they chase someone at high speed   .for a broken tail light. ( but im carnaptious )   ;)

derdrei

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Re: Belfast Humming noise
« Reply #50 on: November 18, 2018, 05:01:02 AM »
I get more annoyed at police sirens blaring while they chase someone at high speed   .for a broken tail light. ( but im carnaptious )   ;)
loud noise at night is so annoying , if it wakes me up it takes forever to get back to sleep.

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Re: Belfast Humming noise
« Reply #51 on: November 18, 2018, 11:11:47 AM »
loud noise at night is so annoying , if it wakes me up it takes forever to get back to sleep.

if I'm awakened up at night         .        my mind goes into over drive          .      may as well

get up                rather than fight it     
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James James

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Re: Belfast Humming noise
« Reply #52 on: December 18, 2018, 04:31:11 AM »
"The Hum Phenomenon - United Kingdom (UK)"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_dLK0RQMnPg

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Re: Belfast Humming noise
« Reply #53 on: December 19, 2018, 11:35:19 PM »
"The Hum Phenomenon - United Kingdom (UK)"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_dLK0RQMnPg
Not many answers there.
It has been a lot quieter lately.

BLOOMFIELD

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Re: Belfast Humming noise
« Reply #54 on: December 20, 2018, 02:21:37 AM »


It's all in yer head...nothing to worry about, UNTIL YOU START HEARING   " THE "  VOICES... :o

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tinnitus
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James James

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Re: Belfast Humming noise
« Reply #55 on: December 20, 2018, 03:59:34 AM »
https://tinyurl.com/y82blejs         http://thehum.info/

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpbW5KQGYZcZCUcpqopyG7w

https://www.reddit.com/r/whatisthisthing/comments/66dk7t/im_going_crazy_hearing_a_low_frequency_rhythmic/

There aren't any electrical switching substations in the area are there ?,... they can be in the form and the size of a small brick built shed.