Accession Number : ADD001531

Title :   Headset with Reversible Earcup.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Higgins,Robert K , Jr

Report Date : 23 Sep 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent describes a communications headset incorporating a headband having a pair of depending yoke elements disposable on opposite sides of the wearer's head, a first earphone and earcup mounting a microphone and supported by one yoke element, and a second earphone and earcup rotatably mounted to a reversed position in the other yoke element and having a cushioned rear surface for the relatively comfortable and prolonged positioning thereof against the wearer's head to one side of and thereby automatically exposing one ear to enable the positive and relatively clear verbal communication with other personnel.

Descriptors :   *Earphones, *Patents, Reversible

Subject Categories : Non-radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE