Accession Number:

AD0911727

Title:

An Acoustic-Noise Reduction Modification Kit for the AN/TPS-32 Radar System

Descriptive Note:

Research and development rept. Apr 1972-Jan 1973,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL ELECTRONICS LAB CENTER SAN DIEGO CA

Report Date:

1973-04-25

Pagination or Media Count:

35.0

Abstract:

Report of a study of the total acoustic noise environment of the ANTPS-32 radar installation at MCAS, Santa Ana, California, in terms of hearing hazard to personnel and degradation of speech communications. Noise sources were identified, and sound-spectrum levels at each source were measured and analyzed. Several methods for reductioncontrol of the noise were studied the one chosen as most effective is described.

Subject Categories:

  • Radiobiology
  • Acoustics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE