Siren: Action, Siren Drive In And Stop From Very Far Away
24 Bit / 48000 kHz
Coll Anderson Sound Library
Alarm Sounds and sound effects at Avosound - Alarm sound are available in a multitude of variations: alarm sounds, alarm sirens, fire alert, fire drill, emergency sirens, siren wail and howling, emergency alarm from fire service and police sirens. In the Second World War, loud and widespread siren wails were generated with pneumatic, electrical or manually operated mechanical alarm systems to warn against air raid. These mechanical alarm sirens are still widely used today for civil protection in many countries. There were different sirens. Air raid alarm is characterized by howling sirens coming in and out. Water alarm due to short, loud alarm blasts. Civil defense alarms are available for earthquakes and disaster alarms, which one hopefully never has to hear. Also a rather unpleasant case of alarm is the ABC alarm. The siren signal of the ABC alarm is like the air raid alarm a rising and declining wailing siren which is repeated.
Sirens and Alarm Bells
Alarm can be triggered by an alarm bell, a mechanical alarm siren or via an electric siren. Alarm systems of cars or alarm systems in case of burglaries usually use electric sirens with electric beeps or hooters to create loud alarm signals. Other alarm systems are produced by the company Klaxon, which have been used for many years in industrial plants. The well-known Klaxon alarm is also a typical sound on submarines, ship sirens or aircraft carriers. Also a user of Klaxon Alarm sirens is the empire. A long long time ago, the empire used the Klaxon horn and sirens as an alarm on the death star.
Further variants of acoustic alarms and signal tones can be found in emergency. Fire alarms, fire alarm sirens, police sirens or sirens from ambulance are differed from country to country. American sirens from police cars are swelling and decaying sirens, while in Europe the two-tone siren is used.
You can find a multitude of alarm sounds and siren blasts at the Avosound online library to preview and download: alarm sirens, sirens, alarm bells and howling air raid siren sounds.