Accession Number:

AD0685196

Title:

A NEW NRL ACOUSTIC RESEARCH TANK FACILITY

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-02-14

Pagination or Media Count:

43.0

Abstract:

A new acoustic research tank facility designed for precise acoustic measurements on, and the study of, scaled models of sonar transducers, arrays, and related underwater devices has been installed at the Naval Research Laboratory. The tank is constructed of cypress wood, is 30 ft in diameter and 22 ft deep, and is enclosed in a cinder block house, which contributes to the maintenance of the controlled environment necessary for accurate measurements.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Acoustic Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE