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Hearing loss & airbags

Ron Blue rcb1 at LEX.LCCC.EDU
Tue Oct 1 13:30:08 EST 1996

On 1 Oct 1996, Tom Boismier wrote:
> In article <52r2oo$5k1 at newsbf02.news.aol.com>, audmcl at aol.com says...
> >
> >Check out USA Today for Monday Sep 30, 1996. I think it's the business
> >section.  Some consideration being given to allowing dealers to disconnect
> >airbags based on the SHHH organization claims of noise induced tinnitus.
> Hmmm, tinnitus or coffin, now there's a choice. How do they isolate the source 
> of the noise induced loss to the airbag, rather than the other noises 
> associated with auto wrecks? Having been in a few in the pre-airbag days, I 
> seem to recall squealing brakes, grinding metal, popping tires, exploding gas 
> tanks, and other fun sounds... ;)
We all know that any sound can be cancelled out by its harmonic.  A simple
circuit can do this.  Ron Blue

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