Accession Number : ADD018710

Title :   Acoustic Receiver Assembly

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 14 May 96, patented 12 Aug 97

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Carter, G Clifford

Report Date : 12 Aug 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : An acoustic receiver assembly includes a first tubular body and a multiplicity of first acoustic receivers disposed on an outer surface of the first body. A second tubular body is slidably movable in the first body and is extendible there from. A multiplicity of second acoustic receivers is disposed on an outer surface of the second body, the second acoustic receivers being receivable by the first body.

Descriptors :   *SONAR RECEIVERS, *ACOUSTIC DETECTORS, *PATENTS, SUBMARINE EQUIPMENT, TUBULAR STRUCTURES, HYDROPHONES, SONAR ARRAYS

Subject Categories : Acoustic Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE