Accession Number:

ADA199797

Title:

Through-Water Diver Communication System Test and Evaluation

Descriptive Note:

Test rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVY EXPERIMENTAL DIVING UNIT PANAMA CITY FL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1988-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

41.0

Abstract:

As directed by NAVSEA task 86-29, NEDU tested and evaluated three through water diver communication systems, the Safare-Crouzet ERUS-2B4D and ERUS-2A3, Ocean Technology System Aquacom SSB-1000 and Aquacom SSB-1000D, and Orcatron Manufacturing Ltd, Scubaphone. The main area covered were, word intelligibility, diver-to-diver during hull inspections, pier and piling inspections, distance test between the surface units and the diver units, bench checks for maintainability and quality control, and human engineering of systems overall. Keywords Underwater communication.

Subject Categories:

  • Non-Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE