Accession Number:

AD0648934

Title:

SPEECH INTELLIGIBILITY OF THE BENDIX WATERCOM SYSTEM.

Descriptive Note:

Progress rept. no. 1,

Corporate Author:

FLORIDA UNIV GAINESVILLE COMMUNICATION SCIENCES LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-12-22

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

The pilot study was focused on the evaluation of a commercial diver communication system and on the development of standardized and precise methods for such system evaluation. Seven divers, at 30 feet, read PB word lists over the Bendix Watercom system. Sixty-one listeners 12 divers and 49 college students were used to evaluate system intelligibility. Results are discussed also included is a description of information which will be needed before highly efficient underwater communicators can be developed. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Acoustics
  • Voice Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE