Accession Number:

ADA051362

Title:

Magnetic Rubber Hydrophones.

Descriptive Note:

Technical memo.,

Corporate Author:

NAVY ELECTRONICS LAB SAN DIEGO CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-08-08

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

The objective of this study was to appraise the practicability of hydrophones formed from magnetic rubber. The hydrophones were intolerably sensitive to static pressure variations accompanying sea operations. They could perhaps find application as towed arrays in lakes or very quiet seas.

Subject Categories:

  • Laminates and Composite Materials
  • Metallurgy and Metallography
  • Elastomers and Rubber
  • Acoustic Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE