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OPERATOR’S MANUAL ARMY AIRBORNE COMMAND AND CONTROL SYSTEM AN/ASC-38 NSN 5895-01-500-9265
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. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Co-Site Mitigation Assembly A12 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Common Display/Computer Processor Unit A18/A19 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Common Display Source Manager Help Files . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Radio Control Manager Mission Planning Communication Configuration File Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls And Indicators: Workstation Light A63A6 Thru A67A6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Electromagnetic Interference Filter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: SINCGARS Quad Tray A9A5 . . Controls and Indicators: Crew Access Unit and Enclosure Assembly A64A2A1 . . . . Controls and Indicators: Mounting Base MT-6353 A24A2 thru A27A2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Power Converter Unit A92A4. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Post/Bit System Logs Procedure. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .TM 11-5895-1706-10 TABLE OF CONTENTS—Continued WP Sequence No. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Advanced Data Controller A20 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Multiprocessor Unit A16/A17 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Intercom Control Manager Quick Edit Mode Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Automated Net Control Device . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Radio Control Manager Help Files . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Crew Access Unit and Enclosure Assembly A63A2A1 and A65A2A1 thru A67A2A1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Radio Control Manager Mission Planning SINCGARS Configuration File Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Keyboard/Trackball A63A4 thru A67A4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: GPS Splitter A73. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Input Power Distribution Unit A92A5 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: DC Breaker Box A92A1A1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Tactical Commmand Interface Module TCIM-2 A21A1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Intercom Control Manager Mission Initialization Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: SINCGARS Power Amplifier A24A1 thru A27A1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Radio Control Manager Import/Export Configuration File Procedure . . Post/Bit Fault Isolation Procedure. . . . . . . . . Common Display Source Manager Operating Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Preventive Maintenance Checks And Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Small Computer System Interface Panel A95. . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Mounting Tray MT 7168 A13A1/A14A1/A15A1 . . . Radio Control Manager Mission Planning . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Post/Bit Help Files . . . . . . 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026 2027 2028 2029 2030 2031 2032 2033 2034 2035 2036 2037 2038 2039 2040 2041 2042 2043 2044 2045 2046 2047 2048 2049 2050 2051 2052 2053 2053 2054 2055 2056 2057 2058 2059 2060 2061 2062 2063 2064 2065 2066 2067 2068 2069 2070 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 01 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 Change 1 ii . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Laptop Computer A23 . . . . . . . . Radio Control Manager Mission Planning ARC-231 Configuration File Procedure. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Intercom Control Manager Mission Planning Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: SATCOM Power Amplifier A71 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Re-Roling (Re-Configuration) Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . Power Up Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . Radio Control Manager ARC-231 DAMA 5KHZ Network Control . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Electromagnetic Interference Filter . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Forward User Interface Panel A70 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Micro Central Switching Unit A11. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: AC/DC Inverter A92A3 . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Operator Headset A63A5 thru A67A5 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Intercom Control Manager Help Files . . . . . Post/Bit Accessing ETM Documents Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Intercom Control Manager Import/Export Configuration File Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Radio Control Manager System Radio Time Management Procedure . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Operator Display A63A3 thru A67A3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Post/Bit Operational Status Assessment Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Multi-Band/SATCOM Radio A13A2/A14A2/A15A2 . . Multiprocessor Unit 1 And 2 A16/A17 Air Filter Inspection And Service Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Radio Control Manager Mission Initialization Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: AFT User Interface Panel A81 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . CHAPTER 2 −Continued Controls and Indicators: SINCGARS Receiver Transmitter A9A1 thru A9A4 . . . . . . . . . . . .

. . . . . . . . . . . . Near Term Digital Radio A1 Crypto Key Loading Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Verify Precision Lightweight GPS Receiver A7 Operational Status. . . . . . . . . . . . Expendable/Durable Supplies and Materials List . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Multi-Band/SATCOM Radio A13A2/A14A2/A15A2 Cryptographic Key Fill Procedure. . . . . . . Additional Authorization List . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Antenna Ground Mast Disassembly Procedure: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . SINCGARS Receiver Transmitter A9A1 Thru A9A4 Crypto Key Loading Procedure. . . Antenna Ground Mast Setup Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .TM 11-5895-1706-10 TABLE OF CONTENTS—Continued WP Sequence No. SUPPORTING INFORMATION References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Verify Precision Lightweight GPS Receiver A7 Crypto Key Status . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Ground AC Adapter Cables . . . . . . . . . . . . GLOSSARY 2071 2072 2073 2074 2075 2076 2077 2078 2079 2080 2081 2082 2083 2084 2085 2086 2087 2088 2089 3001 3002 3003 3004 3005 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 iii/iv blank Change 1 . . . Verify Precision Lightweight GPS Receiver A7 Accuracy . . . . . Enhanced Position Location Reporting System A3A2 Crypto Key Loading Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Precision Lightweight GPS Receiver A7 Cold Start Procedure. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Radio Control Manager ARC-231 Maintenance Options . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Emergency Power Down Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Components of End Item and Basic Issue Items Lists. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Keyboard/Trackball A63A4 thru A67A4 . . . . . . Aircraft Refueling Operations . . . . . . . . . . Controls and Indicators: Operator Headset A63A5 thru A67A5 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Radio Control Manager ARC-231 Database Options . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . CHAPTER 2 −Continued Radio Control Manager ARC-231 DAMA 25KHZ Network Control . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Precision Lightweight GPS Receiver A7 Crypto Key Loading Procedure. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Power Down Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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fig. fig. and center aft. and illustrated in figures 1 thru 6. forward middle. aft left outboard. fig. fig. 4 3. 5 7. 1 Mounting Tray MT 7168 SATCOM Radio Mounting Tray MT 7168 Multi-Band Radio No. fig. fig. 4 10. 3 1. 4 3. fig. 2 Multiprocessor Unit 1 Multiprocessor Unit 2 Common Display/Computer Processor Unit 1 Common Display/Computer Processor Unit 2 Advanced Data Controller Tactical Command Interface Module Laptop Computer SINCGARS Power Amplifier No. fig. aft right outboard. 3 6. 5 11. fig. fig. 2 12. 4 6. 2 2. 4 12. B. 4 1. 3 5. fig. fig. fig. A2C2S MAJOR ASSEMBLIES A2C2S reference designator items and major assemblies are listed in table 1. fig. and aft.TM 11-5895-1706-10 LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS A. fig. forward left outboard. fig. fig. 5 4. fig. 3 Near Term Digital Radio User Readout Enhanced Position Location Reporting System Ethernet Switch Keyboard/Video/Mouse Switch Precision Lightweight GPS Receiver Router SINCGARS Receiver Transmitter No. 3 4. fig. 3 5. 3 13. 1 1. fig. 3 SINCGARS Quad Tray Micro Central Switching Unit Co-Site Mitigation Assembly Mounting Tray MT 7168 Multi-Band Radio No. 3 10. fig. 3 7. 4 SINCGARS Receiver Transmitter No. fig. 5 2. 2 SINCGARS Receiver Transmitter No. fig. fig. GENERAL 1004 00 The A2C2S AN/ASC-38 is mounted in a EUH-60L helicopter. Table 1 REF DES ITEM NO. 2 11. 1 3. fig. 4 7. OFFICIAL NOMENCLATURE A1 A3A1 A3A2 A4A1 A5 A7 A8 A9A1 A9A2 A9A3 A9A4 A9A5 A11 A12 A13A1 A13A2 A14A1 A14A2 A15A1 A15A2 A16 A17 A18 A19 A20 A21A1 A23 A24A1 A24A2 5. 1 Mounting Base MT-6353 1004 00-1 Change 1 . 5 2. aft middle. fig. 4 9. 4 9. 1 SINCGARS Receiver Transmitter No. As viewed from the rear of the aircraft. operator workstations are called: forward right outboard. 4 8. The AN/ASC-38 equipment racks are called: forward. fig.

fig. 4 Mounting Base MT-6353 Outboard Workstation Crew Access Unit Enclosure Assembly Crew Access Unit Operator Display Keyboard/Trackball Operator Headset Workstation Light Center Workstation Crew Access Unit Enclosure Assembly Crew Access Unit Operator Display Keyboard/Trackball Operator Headset Workstation Light Outboard Workstation Crew Access Unit Enclosure Assembly Crew Access Unit Opertor Display Keyboard/Trackball Operator Headset Workstation Light Outboard Workstation Crew Access Unit Enclosure Assembly Crew Access Unit Operator Unit Keyboard/Trackball Operator Headset Workstation Light Outboard Workstation Crew Access Unit Enclosure Assembly Change 1 1004 00-2 . 3 4. fig. 3 5. OFFICIAL NOMENCLATURE 1004 00 A25A1 A25A2 A26A1 A26A2 A27A1 A27A2 A63 A63A1 A63A2 A63A3 A63A4 A63A5 A63A6 A64 A64A1 A64A2 A64A3 A64A4 A64A5 A64A6 A65 A65A1 A65A2 A65A3 A65A4 A65A5 A65A6 A66 A66A1 A66A2 A66A3 A66A4 A66A5 A66A6 A67 A67A1 2. 6 1. fig. 3 3. 6 SINCGARS Power Amplifier No. 6 2. 6 1. 6 4. fig. 6 6. 6 2. fig. fig. fig. 6 1. 1 5. 3 5. fig. fig. 3 5. fig. 6 4. fig. fig. fig. 6 2. fig. fig. 6 6. 6 3. 6 3. fig. 6 6. fig. fig.TM 11-5895-1706-10 LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS −Continued Table 1—Continued REF DES ITEM NO. 2 Mounting Base MT-6353 SINCGARS Power Amplifier No. fig. fig. fig. 1 5. fig. fig. 6 6. 6 4. fig. fig. fig. 6 3. fig. fig. 3 4. fig. fig. 1 5. 3 Mounting Base MT-6353 SINCGARS Power Amplifier No. fig. 1 5. 6 1. fig. fig. 1 5. fig. 6 3. fig. 6 4. 6 4. 6 4. 6 4. fig. 6 2. 6 5.

5 6. 1 Crew Access Unit Operator Display Keyboard/Trackball Operator Headset Workstation Light Forward User Interface Panel SATCOM Power Amplifier GPS Splitter Aft User Interface Panel DC Breaker Box Uninterruptable Power Supply Battery AC/DC Inverter Power Converter Unit Input Power Distribution Unit Ground Antenna Mast Small Computer System Interface Panel Fan Fan Forward Rack Forward Middle Rack Aft Middle Rack Aft Rack Electromagnetic Interference Filter Electromagnetic Interference Filter Ground Antenna Mast Accessories Bag Laptop Battery Charger Compact Disk-Read Write Drive Zip Drive 1004 00-3 Change 1 . 6 4. fig. fig. fig. 4 6. 2 9. 6 3. OFFICIAL NOMENCLATURE 1004 00 A67A2 A67A3 A67A4 A67A5 A67A6 A70 A71 A73 A81 A92A1A1 A92A2 A92A3 A92A4 A92A5 A93 A95 A99A1 A99A2 A200 A201 A202 A203 Electromagnetic Interference Filter Electromagnetic Interference Filter Ground Antenna Mast Accessories Bag Battery Charger CD-RW Drive External Zip Drive 6. 2 5. fig. fig. 4 11. 3 3. fig. 6 2. fig. fig. fig. 1 8. fig. 2 7. 2 7. 6 8. fig. fig. 1 6. fig. fig. fig. 1 6. fig. fig. 1 8.TM 11-5895-1706-10 LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS −Continued Table 1—Continued REF DES ITEM NO. 1 9. fig. fig. 2 10. 2 4. 6 1. fig. 4 1. 2 1. 5 2. 2 10. fig. fig. fig. fig. fig.

1004 00-4 2 3 4 Change 1 . Common display/computer processor unit 2 is identical to common display/computer processor unit 1. Common Display/Computer Processor Unit 2. micro central switching unit (MCSU). 1 Forward Rack. Outboard Workstation. AN/ASC-38 (FIG. 20-inch diagonal display and integral processor with associated interfaces. forward right. SATCOM power amplifier. 1004 00 Figure 1 Item No. input power distribution unit. 1). Common Display/Computer Processor Unit 1. power converter unit (PCU). and uninterruptable power supply (UPS) battery. AC/DC inverter.TM 11-5895-1706-10 LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS −Continued C. Common display/computer processor unit (CPU) 1 consists of a 1280 x 1024 pixel. global positioning system (GPS) splitter. Eash workstation assembly consists of an operator display. The forward rack contains the satellite communications (SATCOM) radio. aft left. mounting tray. and aft right. The outboard workstations are referred to as forward left.

forward user interface panel. and the hammer required to erect the ground antenna mast. The center workstation consists of an operator display. SINCGARS quad tray. and precision lightweight GPS receiver (PLGR). The aft rack contains the aft user interface panel. two multiprocessor units (MPU 1 and 2). user readout (URO) C-10830/PSQ-4 (with mount). 7 8 9 10 1004 00-5 Change 1 . four single channel ground and airborne radios (SINCGARS) receiver transmitter radios. and near term digital radio (NTDR). router. guy ropes. four SINCGARS power amplifiers with four MT-6353 mounting bases. Ground Antenna Mast Accessories Bag. tactical command interface module (TCIM-2). The accessories bag contains ground stakes. DC breaker box. The UHF/VHF antenna and EPLRS antenna are stored behind workstation 2 and the NTDR antenna is stored on the bulkhead behind workstation 5. an EPLRS antenna. CAU. laptop computer. keyboard/trackball. The ground antenna mast consists of a telescopic mast.TM 11-5895-1706-10 LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS −Continued 1004 00 keyboard/trackball. a UHF/VHF antenna. Forward Middle Rack. 5 6 Center Workstation. The aft middle rack contains the Ethernet switch. Aft Rack. advanced data controller. two fans. and operator headset. and an NTDR antenna that are stored in the helicopter and erected during ground operations. crew access unit (CAU). Aft Middle Rack. CAU enclosure assembly. antenna cable assenblies. small computer system interface (SCSI) panel. keyboard/video/mouse (KVM) switch. and enhanced position location system EPLRS radio. Ground Antenna Mast. and operator headset. co-site mitigation system assembly (CSMA). The forward middle rack contains two multi-band radios with two mounting trays.

The SATCOM radio is a radio set operating in the satellite communications mode. Mounting tray MT 7168 is used to mount the SATCOM radio to the forward rack. 1 2 3 4 5 6 Mounting Tray MT 7168. The micro central switching unit (MCSU) provides all interfaces to the radios and a plain old telephone system (POTS) interface to the A2C2S interface panel (AIP). The SATCOM power amplifier provides up to 125 watts frequency modulation (FM) for use by the SATCOM radio. FORWARD RACK (FIG. Change 1 1004 00-6 .TM 11-5895-1706-10 LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS −Continued D. SATCOM Power Amplifier. 2). 1004 00 Figure 2 Item No. SATCOM Radio. Micro Central Switching Unit. The input power distribution unit provides switching capability between input power sources. Input Power Distribution Unit. GPS Splitter. The GPS splitter provides the ability for the GPS and NTDR to utilize the same external antenna.

1 from 4 watts to 50 watts for long range communications. 2 from 4 watts to 50 watts for long range communications. AC/DC Inverter. The AC/DC inverter provides conversion of 28 Vdc power to 110 Vac single-phase to power the router. Electromagnetic Interference Filter. Ethernet switch and KVM switch. 2. Electromagnetic Interference Filter. The SINCGARS power amplifier No. The power converter unit (PCU) performs power conversion and regulation. Uninterruptable Power Supply Battery. and battery backup (BB) modes of operation. 2 increases output of SINCGARS receiver transmitter No. 3). external power (EP).TM 11-5895-1706-10 LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS −Continued 7 1004 00 Power Converter Unit. The PCU contains AC to DC and DC to DC power processors for aircraft power (AP). The EMI filter provides filtering of power converter unit input/output power. 1 increases output of SINCGARS receiver transmitter No. 2 1004 00-7 Change 1 . FORWARD MIDDLE RACK (FIG. The SINCGARS power amplifier No. 1. SINCGARS Power Amplifier No. 8 9 10 11 E. The uninterruptable power supply battery is a 24 Vdc power supply that supplies backup power in the event of a loss or failure of AP or EP mode sources. The electromagnetic interference (EMI) filter provides filtering of AC/DC inverter input/output power. Figure 3 Item No. 1 SINCGARS Power Amplifier No.

4. Enhanced Position Location System Radio. Have-Quick and Maritime voice communications modes. and switch between ground and aircraft mast antennas. Multi-Band Radio No. Forward User Interface Panel. 1 to the forward middle rack. Mounting Tray MT 7168. Mounting Base MT-6353. The enhanced position location system (EPLRS) radio is a communication system that automatically networks radios together to provide accurate and timely computer-to-computer communications. 2 to the forward middle rack. Have-Quick. 1. 3. Co-Site Mitigation Assembly. The SINCGARS power amplifier No. Mounting tray MT 7168 is used to mount a multi-band radio No. User readout (URO) C-10830/PSQ-4 (with mount) provides data/message and display for EPLRS radio. User Readout URO C-10830/PSQ-4 (With Mount). 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Change 1 1004 00-8 . and Maritime voice communications modes. 4 from 4 watts to 50 watts for long range communications. The SINCGARS power amplifier No. 3 from 4 watts to 50 watts for long range communications. The multi-band radio is a radio set operating in the LOS. Mounting Tray MT 7168. 4 increases output of SINCGARS receiver transmitter No.TM 11-5895-1706-10 LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS −Continued 3 1004 00 SINCGARS Power Amplifier No. SINCGARS Power Amplifier No. The forward user interface panel is used to select switches to control the multi-band radios and MPUs. 2. Multi-Band Radio No. 3 increases output of SINCGARS receiver transmitter No. Mounting tray MT 7168 is used to mount a multi-band radio No. The co-site mitigation assembly (CSMA) primarily provides filtering to allow close operation of all radios without interference. Mounting base MT-6353 is used to mount a SINCGARS power amplifier to the forward middle rack. The multi-band radio is a radio set operating in the LOS.

switching. The SINCGARS receiver transmitter RT-3 processes voice. Laptop Computer. DC Breaker Box. protection with forward error correction. The advanced data controller provides error detection and correction of data transfers thru the SATCOM radio. The DC breaker box provides protection. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Advanced Data Controller. The Ethernet switch provides the multiple data ports required for interconnection all the local area network (LAN) based components. The NDTR provides encryption. SINCGARS Receiver Transmitter No. and uses the tactical internet. Fans. SINCGARS Quad Tray. AFT MIDDLE RACK (FIG. Ethernet Switch. and monitoring necessary to support operation of A2C2S assemblies. 1004 00-9 Change 1 . 1004 00 Figure 4 Item No.TM 11-5895-1706-10 LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS −Continued F. 3. analog and digital data in either frequency hopping or single channel mode. and detection codes for received and transmitted data. The laptop computer provides access to the two common displays and workstations through the KVM switch. Two fans provide cooling airflow for equipment. The quad tray provides the electrical interface for the SINCGARS receiver transmitter. Near Term Digital Radio. 4).

and uses the tactical internet. 2. and uses the tactical internet.TM 11-5895-1706-10 LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS −Continued 9 1004 00 SINCGARS Receiver Transmitter No. The tactical command interface module (TCIM-2) is a SCSI device that enables the MPUs to communicate with the SINCGARS receiver transmitter radios and aircraft HF radio. 1 Aft User Interface Panel. analog and digital data in either frequency hopping or single channel mode. The SINCGARS receiver transmitter RT-1 processes voice. The router coordinates data transfers between the A2C2S LAN based components. KVM switch. The aft user interface panel provides reset controls for the MPUs. Tactical Command Interface Module. Figure 5 Item No. analog and digital data in either frequency hopping or single channel mode. The SINCGARS receiver transmitter RT-2 processes voice. SINCGARS Receiver Transmitter No. router. The SINCGARS receiver transmitter RT-4 processes voice. 10 11 12 G. 1. and uses the tactical internet. AFT RACK (FIG. 2 Change 1 1004 00-10 . analog and digital data in either frequency hopping or single channel mode. 5). 4. and AC receptacles. SINCGARS Receiver Transmitter No. and separate circuit breakers for the Ethernet switch. Router.

Multiprocessor unit 2 is a single chassis that contains four independent single board computers (SBC) with associated memory and interfaces. NOTE The forward left and aft left workstations are mirror images of the forward right and aft right workstations shown in figure 6. Multiprocessor Unit 1. 1004 00-11 Change 1 . Small Computer System Interface Panel. WORKSTATION (FIG. The KVM switch provides the ability for all five workstation users control of any processor in the MPUs. It also provides position data during aircraft flight. 6).TM 11-5895-1706-10 LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS −Continued 3 4 5 6 1004 00 Keyboard/Video/Mouse Switch. common displays or laptop. Precision Lightweight GPS Receiver. The SCSI interface panel is used to load data from the MPU CD-ROM drives to the MPU SPARC and Pentium SBCs with the use of a jumper cable. The center workstation contains the same subassemblies as the other workstations. The precision lightweight GPS receiver (PLGR) provides position and time data to the A2C2S for initialization. Multiprocessor Unit 2. however the keyboard locking mechanism and CAU housing are different. 7 H. Multiprocessor unit 1 is a single chassis that contains four independent SBCs with associated memory and interfaces.

The operator display is a 1280 x 1024-pixel. black and white graphics. The keyboard/trackball provides a user interface which interacts with the MPUs. The crew access unit (CAU) enclosure assembly is used to connect headsets and a LAN input to the unit. Workstation Light. The operator headset is used in conjunction with the CAU for communications between individual workstations and outside the aircraft. common displays. and provides the capability for the operator to talk through the headset via press-to-talk (PTT) switch. Keyboard/Trackball. Operator Headset. 18-inch diagonal display that provides color. 2 3 4 5 Change 1 1004 00-12 . or laptop via the KVM switch. Workstation lights provided at each workstation provide lighting. and photographic quality images to a workstation operator. Light intensity of each workstation light is individually controlled via a self-contained potentiometer. Crew Access Unit Enclosure Assembly. 1 Operator Display.TM 11-5895-1706-10 LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS −Continued 1004 00 Figure 6 Item No. text. as required.

1004 00 END OF WORK PACKAGE 1004 00-13/14 blank Change 1 . The CAU allows the operator to access and control various communications functions.TM 11-5895-1706-10 LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS −Continued 6 Crew Access Unit.

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TM 11-5895-1706-10 CONTROLS AND INDICATORS: AIRCRAFT INTERFACE PANEL 2004 00 Technical Principles of Operation. maintains power to the AN/ASC-38. 1 A2C2S SHED NORMAL/OVERRIDE switch: Provides capability to maintain primary electrical power to A2C2S during an emergency auto-shed condition during ground conditions only. Figure 1 Item No. When set to OVERRIDE. isolates AC primary bus power so aircraft instruments on the AC non-essential bus are not powered during ground operations. 1) contains two A2C2S-unique switches used to provide power to AN/ASC-38. 2 END OF WORK PACKAGE 2004 00-1/2 blank Change 1 . A/C ESSENTIAL NORMAL/ISOLATE switch: When set to ISOLATE. The aircraft interface panel (fig.

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Figure 1 Item No. BATT OFF/ON switch: When set to ON. applies 28 Vdc power to AN/ASC-38 through the aircraft dc essential bus. 1) contains two A2C2S-unique switches used to provide power to AN/ASC-38. applies external power to AN/ASC-38 through the aircraft external interface panel. END OF WORK PACKAGE 2005 00-1/2 blank Change 1 . The aircraft upper console control panel (fig. 1 2 EXT PWR RESET/OFF/ON switch: When set to ON.TM 11-5895-1706-10 CONTROLS AND INDICATORS: UPPER CONSOLE CONTROL PANEL 2005 00 Technical Principles of Operation.

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Keypad display: Provides visual information based on keyboard entries. SINCGARS Receiver Transmitter A9A1 thru A9A4 (fig.TM 11-5895-1706-10 CONTROLS AND INDICATORS: SINCGARS RECEIVER TRANSMITTER A9A1 THRU A9A4 2016 00 Technical Principles of Operation. It is capable of processing voice. 1) is a Combat Net Radio (CNR). Advance SINCGARS Improvement Program (ASIP) receiver/transmitter (RT) designed primarily for voice command and control employing frequency hopping as a primary means of communication against a hostile (jamming) environment. Figure 1 Item No. 1 2 J1 ANT connector: Used for RF Input/Output. analog and digital data in either frequency hopping (FH) or single channel (SC) mode and uses the tactical internet. 2016 00-1 Change 1 . Integrated Communications Security (COMSEC) (ICOM).

Also used to enter numerical 0.TM 11-5895-1706-10 CONTROLS AND INDICATORS: SINCGARS RECEIVER TRANSMITTER A9A1 THRU A9A4−Continued 3 4 5 J2 AUD/FILL connector: Connects fill device using fill cable. BATT/CALL: Battery (BATT) displays a number relative to amount of battery life consumed. CHAN: Used to change channel setting. The information within each function is changed using CHG/7 button. • • VOLUME: Used to change volume setting [0 (whisper) to 9 (maximum)]. Also clears data from keypad display and RT memory. to load and clear SC frequencies. Change 1 2016 00-2 . and to edit FH Ids. STO: Used for storing data and time. TIME: Used by NCS to load and check RT FH sync-time clock. and transfers data from holding memory to permanent memory. Offset (OSFT) is used with change (CHG) to load and/or check SC offset frequency and is not used for FH operation. FREQ: Used to check frequency and hopset net IDs in RT. holding. OFST is used only when MODE setting is SC. MENU/CLR: When pressing MENU repeatedly the following functions are displayed and can be changed. and connects to other retransmit RTs via retransmit cable. ERF/OFST: Used only when MODE setting is frequency hopping-master (FH-M). LOAD/0: Used for loading and retrieving data into holding memory and to a fill device is attached. Keypad buttons: Used for entering. and checking data. Electronic remote fill (ERF) is used by NCS only to transmit ERF data to member RTs. CALL is used to communicate with remote control devices. 2016 00 J3 AUD/DAT/RXMT connector: Connects handset or mounting adapter during voice operations.

allows changes to output power setting. • LO: PWR: When pressing MENU three times. Selects single channel mode. Channels 1-6. • COMSEC: 2016 00-3 Change 1 . FH: Selects frequency hopping mode. Cue is used when operating in SC and desire to contact an FH net. Channel 0 -MAN. • SC: MODE: Used to changes to mode setting. Used to communicate in SC and/or perform cold start when loaded with SC frequency. When loaded with correct CUE frequencies. FH frequency resource. M: Rated at 160 mW. and associated COMSEC keys that are loaded in COMSEC module of radio. is used to contact FH radio net if not active member of that net.5 mW. PA: Rated at 50 W.TM 11-5895-1706-10 CONTROLS AND INDICATORS: SINCGARS RECEIVER TRANSMITTER A9A1 THRU A9A4−Continued 2016 00 • Channel 7 -CUE. Rated at 0. Channel location loaded with one or more of the following: SC frequency. HI: Rated at 4 W. FH-M: Selects frequency hopping master mode and used only by NCS (and alternate NCS stations).

Also used to enter numerical 2. TD: Selects time delay (secure) setting. Also used to enter numerical 3. SA/6: Change 1 2016 00-4 . Also used to enter numerical 1.TM 11-5895-1706-10 CONTROLS AND INDICATORS: SINCGARS RECEIVER TRANSMITTER A9A1 THRU A9A4−Continued Used to change COMSEC setting. SYNC/3: Used for FH passive late net entry procedure. Also used to enter numerical 4. RCU/2: Remote control unit (RCU) displays current radio operating mode. GPS/5: Displays current situation awareness (SA) operating mode. CT: Selects cipher text (secure) setting. Also used to enter a numerical 7. CHG/7: used to change current information to another available selection. ″TEK [n]″. menu mode selection is FH or FH-M. DATA/4: Displays operating data rate. Also used to enter numerical 5. RV: Selects receive variable setting and used when receiving remote fill of COMSEC. Also used to enter a numerical 9. and menu channel set to a channel number. PT: Selects plain text (non-secure) setting. LOUT/9: 2016 00 Used when function switch is set to load (LD). CMSC/1: Displays COMSEC key.

TST: Starts RT self-tests. P1 systems connector: Connects to systems connector on mounting adapter. setting time. 6 2016 00 FCTN selector switch: Selects RT function (FCTN. transmitting and receiving ERF. but maintains mission essential data for minimum of 96 hour with internal battery installed. CID/8: Displays combat identification. Pull knob to turn to OFF. RXMT: Used for retransmit operations. Used for Control Monitor and Remote Control Unit operation.TM 11-5895-1706-10 CONTROLS AND INDICATORS: SINCGARS RECEIVER TRANSMITTER A9A1 THRU A9A4−Continued Displays situational awareness if SA is on or off. SQ OFF: Turns on RT but not squelch. 2016 00-5 Change 1 . LD: Used for loading SC frequencies. and battery life. FH data and COMSEC key data. Also used to enter numerical 8. OFF: Turns off all power to RT. SQ ON: Turns on RT and squelch. 7 8 GPS connector: Connects GPS-RT to PLGR. Without internal battery. STBY: Turns off primary power to RT. Also used to enter numerical 6. REM: Disables RT front panel controls. Z: Zeroes COMSEC data and after 5 seconds zeros FH information. STBY and Z. maintains mission essential data for minimum of 15 minutes.

TM 11-5895-1706-10 CONTROLS AND INDICATORS: SINCGARS RECEIVER TRANSMITTER A9A1 THRU A9A4−Continued 9 2016 00 J6 auxiliary connector: Connects to C12493/U Handheld Remote Control Radio Device (HRCRD) handset. END OF WORK PACKAGE Change 1 2016 00-6 .

Laptop Computer A23 (fig. During flight.TM 11-5895-1706-10 CONTROLS AND INDICATORS: LAPTOP COMPUTER A23 2026 00 Technical Principles of Operation. Figure 1 (1 of 2) 2026 00-1 Change 1 . 1) provides access to the two common displays through KVM switch A5. The laptop is accessed from a workstation via the KVM switch. the laptop cover must remain closed and the laptop must be securely strapped to the forward middle rack.

indicates computer is powered up. indicates computer is in standby mode. Change 1 2026 00-2 . 1 PWR indicator: When green.TM 11-5895-1706-10 CONTROLS AND INDICATORS: LAPTOP COMPUTER A23 −Continued 2026 00 Figure 1 (2 of 2) Item No. When yellow.

decreases display brightness. Battery status is indicated as follows: Green only on: 76 to 100% charge Green and yellow on: 51% to 75% charge Yellow only on: 26% to 50% charge Yellow and Red on: 10% to 25% charge Red only on: less than 10% charge Red only flashing (flashes only when operating under battery power): 2% or less charge No indicators on: Battery not installed or fully discharged All indicators flashing sequentially indicate battery is defective. 3 • • • • • • • • 4 • • • • • • • • 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 2026 00-3 Change 1 . powers up unit for operation. ejects PC card (if installed) from adjacent PC card slot.TM 11-5895-1706-10 CONTROLS AND INDICATORS: LAPTOP COMPUTER A23 −Continued 2 2026 00 Power switch: When pressed momentarily and unit is powered down or in standby mode. Display screen: Displays test and graphic data. HDD (hard disk drive) indicator: When on or flashing. powers down unit. When pressed and held for minimum of three seconds. places unit in standby mode. Display latch buttons: Used to secure display assembly in closed position for transportation. When pressed. PC card eject buttons: When pressed. allows display assembly to be raised to open position. indicates computer is accessing hard disk drive. Brightness increase switch: When pressed. increases display brightness. BATT 1 status indicators: Indicates charge level of battery number 1. When pressed momentarily and unit is operating. Brightness decrease switch: When pressed. Speaker: Provides audio user interface. Battery status is indicated as follows: Green only on: 76 to 100% charge Green and yellow on: 51% to 75% charge Yellow only on: 26% to 50% charge Yellow and Red on: 10% to 25% charge Red only on: less than 10% charge Red only flashing (flashes only when operating under battery power): 2% or less charge No indicators on: Battery not installed or fully discharged All indicators flashing sequentially indicate battery is defective. BATT 2 status indicators: Indicates charge level of battery number 2.

Disk drive busy indicator: When on or flashing. prints display screen image to clipboard. DVD/CD-ROM eject button: When pressed. Cursor control keys: When pressed. Enter key: When pressed. When pressed with Ctrl-L/Ctrl-R key. moves cursor one space in direction of arrow marked on key. stops data scrolling up screen.) ScrLk key: When pressed. Backspace key: When pressed. PrtSc/SysRq key: When pressed alone. deletes character left of cursor. When pressed again. Function keys: The application software in use defines the function of each key. it executes F11 function. Battery bay: Contains battery for operation of laptop when external power is not available. (SysRq function of key is not used. and when pressed simultaneously with Fn key. positions cursor at same relative position on next page. and when pressed simultaneously with Fn key. extinguishes display and keyboard backlighting. Used with certain function keys to select function performed by key. PgUp key: When pressed.TM 11-5895-1706-10 CONTROLS AND INDICATORS: LAPTOP COMPUTER A23 −Continued 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 2026 00 DVD/CD-ROM busy indicator: When on or flashing. indicates computer is accessing disk drive. Break function interrupts operations in progress. it executes F2 function. alternately activates and deactivates scroll lock feature. Blackout key: When pressed. Battery bay: Contains battery for operation of laptop when external power is not available. performs Enter function. 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Change 1 2026 00-4 . positions cursor at same relative position on previous page. Pause/Break key: When pressed alone. Disk drive eject button: When pressed. display and keyboard backlighting is on. Backlight key: When pressed. toggles backlighting on and off. unloads and ejects disc from drive. Esc key: When pressed. cancels a program function. When F2/F12 key is pressed alone. data resumes scrolling. DVD/CD-ROM emergency eject hole: Provides ability to eject disc with power off. When pressing any key. it executes F12 function. performs Break function. PgDn key: When pressed. it executes F1 function. When F1/F11 key is pressed alone. Shift key: When pressed simultaneously with alphanumeric or symbol keys. indicates computer is accessing disc. enters uppercase letters or symbols marked on the upper portion of key. unloads and ejects disk from drive.

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Scroll lock indicator: When on, indicates scroll lock feature is active. Data will scroll up or down when cursor is at bottom or top of screen boundary, respectively. NumLk key: When pressed, alternately activates and deactivates number lock feature. NumLk indicator: When on, indicates keys of numeric keypad section will function as calculator keypad. Application key: When pressed (same as clicking right mouse button), activates application-specific context menu. Numeric keypad section: When Num lock mode is active, keys perform as a calculator keypad. When pressed, enters a number value or performs the function marked on the right side of key top. Right mouse button: When pressed, activates right mouse button function as defined by application software. Middle mouse button: When pressed, activates middle mouse button function as defined by application software. Pointing device: Used to position cursor on display screen. Left mouse button: When pressed, activates left mouse button function as defined by application software. Keyboard: Allows operator to enter data and commands. Space bar: When pressed, enters a space. End key: When pressed, positions cursor at last position of current line. Alt-L/Alt-R key: Alternate key is used with another key to perform a command or function and is defined by the application software in use. When pressed alone, performs left alternate key function. When pressed simultaneously with Fn key, performs right alternate key function. Home key: When pressed, positions cursor at first position of current line. Windows key: When pressed, activates Start menu. Del key: Delete key function is defined by application software in use. Ctrl-l/Ctrl-R key: Control key is used with another key to perform a command or function and is defined by the application software in use. When pressed alone, performs left control key function. When pressed simultaneously with Fn key, performs right control key function. Ins key: Insert key function is defined by application software in use. Fn key: Used with a dual function key to execute alternate function of key.

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Caps Lock indicator: When on, indicates alphabetical keys are locked in upper case (caps) mode. When pressed, key enters upper case letter. Tab key: When pressed alone, positions cursor at next tab position to the right. When pressed simultaneously with shift key, positions cursor to next tab position to the left. Serial port COM1: Used for RS-232C and RS-485 operation. Parallel port: One Centronics parallel port is provided. 10/100 BaseT Ethernet port: Used for Ethernet connection. Video connector: Used to connect an external monitor. Infrared port: Provides a two-way wireless Infrared Data Association (IrDA) 1.1/1.0 compliant infrared interface. Input power connector: Provides input power from a DC power source. Ground stud: Used to ground the unit. USB 1/2 ports: Two Universal Serial Bus (USB) compliant ports are provided. MODEM connector: Provides both half and full duplex modem mode connections. Serial port COM2 connector: Used for RS-232C and RS-485 operation. Audio port: Provides microphone connection. Audio port: Provides headphone connection. Audio port: Provides line-in connection.

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Technical Principles of Operation. Operator Headset A63A5 thru A67A5 (fig. 1) is used in conjunction with the CAU for communication between the individual workstations and outside the aircraft.

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Item No. 1 2 ANR/TTC switch: When set to ANR, turns on active noise reduction mode. When set to TTC, activates talk-through-circuitry mode. When set to center position, switch is off. Radio/Intercom switch: When positioned up (locked), or when held down (spring-loaded), allows operator to talk through the intercom. When in center position, allows operator to only listen to radio and intercom.

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Forward User Interface Panel A70 allows operator to load COMSEC keys to a selected radio and selection of aircraft antenna or ground mast antenna for RF routing. 2 ENTER switch: When set to ENTER and FILL/OFF switch is set to FILL. FILL/OFF switch: When set to FILL.TM 11-5895-1706-10 CONTROLS AND INDICATORS: FORWARD USER INTERFACE PANEL A70 2035 00 Technical Principles of Operation. Controls and indicators for the Forward User Interface Panel are identified in figure 1 and described below. enables COMSEC data to be loaded into Multi-Band Radio A13A2. ARC-231 NO. ARC-231 NO. 3 function switch: ZERO: Clears radio of stored COMSEC keys. enables COMSEC data to be loaded into Multi-Band Radio A15A2. 3 ENTER switch: When set to ENTER and FILL/OFF switch is set to FILL. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 ARC-231 NO. • 2035 00-1 Change 1 . Figure 1 Item No. GPS MPU SEL MPU A/MPU B switch: Provides selection of MPU 1 or MPU 2 for GPS data transfer to PLGR. ACFT/GND ANT SEL GND/A/C switch: Provides selection of of aircraft or ground mast for RF routing. 1 (SATCOM) ENTER switch: When set to ENTER and FILL/OFF switch is set to FILL. The Forward User Interface Panel also provides control of GPS data transfers to PLGR. FILL PORT: Provides interface for crypto fill device. enables COMSEC data to be loaded. ARC-231 NO. enables COMSEC data to be loaded into SATCOM Radio A14A2.

RMT: Places radio in retransmission mode. F2: Enables operational net F2 radio. 2 function switch: Same as item 8. F1: Enables operational net F1 radio. ARC-231 No. PT: Places radio in plain text (not secure) mode.TM 11-5895-1706-10 CONTROLS AND INDICATORS: FORWARD USER INTERFACE PANEL A70−Continued 2035 00 • • • • • • • 9 10 OFF: Disconnects radio interface to switch. 1 switch: Same as item 8. ARC-231 NO. CT: Places radio in cipher text (secured) mode. END OF WORK PACKAGE Change 1 2035 00-2 . UPD: Places radio in update mode.

1) provides protection. Figure 1 (1 of 2) 2039 00-1 Change 1 . and monitoring necessary to support operation of A2C2S A-Kit and AN/ASC-38 assemblies. Dc Breaker Box A92A1A1 (fig.TM 11-5895-1706-10 CONTROLS AND INDICATORS: DC BREAKER BOX A92A1A1 2039 00 Technical Principles of Operation. switching.

TM 11-5895-1706-10 CONTROLS AND INDICATORS: DC BREAKER BOX A92A1A1−Continued 2039 00 Figure 1 (2 of 2) Item No. ACFT ESNTL BUS green LED indicator: When on. indicates power is applied to essential bus. indicates power is applied to fan 1 located in aft middle rack. indicates aircraft dc essential bus power is available. 2039 00-2 Change 1 . ESNTL BUS green LED indicator: When on. FAN 1 BUS green LED indicator: When on. 1 2 3 4 Elapsed time indicator: Displays operating time of AN/ASC-38 system.

indicates over voltage condition of external dc power source. EXT DC OVV yellow LED indicator: When on. applies dc power to Co-Site Mitigation Assembly A12. FAN 1 circuit breaker: When pressed in. indicates aircraft primary bus power has been selected for operation. EXT AC SEL green LED indicator: When on. indicates external ac power source has been selected for operation. EXT AC AVAIL green LED indicator: When on. indicates aircraft ac power is available. EXT DC AVAIL green LED indicator: When on. indicates external dc power is available. indicates external dc power source has been selected for operation. SYS OV HT red LED indicator: When on. indicates low air flow condition within AN/ASC-38 equipment racks. indicates external ac power source is available. indicates under voltage condition of external dc power source. indicates power is applied to non-essential bus. ICS circuit breaker: When pressed in. LOW AIR FLOW red LED indicator: When on. EXT DC SEL green LED indicator: When on. FAN 2 circuit breaker: When pressed in. 2039 00-3 Change 1 . applies dc power to fan 2 located in aft middle rack. applies dc power to fan 1 located in aft middle rack. indicates AN/ASC-38 equipment is operating on uninterruptable power supply (UPS) battery power. BAT BACKUP red LED indicator: When on. NON-ESNTIL BUS green LED indicator: When on.TM 11-5895-1706-10 CONTROLS AND INDICATORS: DC BREAKER BOX A92A1A1−Continued 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 2039 00 ACFT PRI BUS AVAIL green LED indicator: When on. indicates overheating condition exists within AN/ASC-38 equipment racks. indicates power is applied to fan 2 located in aft middle rack. applies dc power to the A2C2S intercom system. applies dc power to Multi-Band Radio A13A2. FAN 2 BUS green LED indicator: When on. EXT DC >27V green LED indicator: When on. CMSA circuit breaker: When pressed in. ACFT PRI BUS SEL green LED indicator: When on. HQ 1 RT circuit breaker: When pressed in.

applies dc power to A-Kit SINCGARS No. distributes dc power to SINCGARS Receiver Transmitter A9A1 thru A9A4. respectively. 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 Change 1 2039 00-4 . applies dc power to Mounting Base MT-6353 A24A2 and A25A2 which. HQ 2 TUN MDL circuit breaker: When pressed in. TCIM circuit breaker switch: Applies dc power to Tactical Command Interface Module (TCIM-2) A21A1. MPU 2 circuit breaker switch: Applies dc power to Multiprocessor Unit 2 (MPU 2) A17. 2 A25A1. Advanced Data Controller A20. 1 A24A1 and SINCGARS Power Amplifier No. and A-Kit Low Noise Amplifier A57. 4 A27A1. in turn. applies dc power to SATCOM Power Amplifier A71. SINCGAR 1&2 circuit breaker: When pressed in. SNSR CTRL PWR circuit breaker: Applies power to the fan number 2 sensor. SATCOM ACCESS circuit breaker: When pressed in. applies dc power to the SINCGARS Quad Tray A9A5 which. SINCGARS TUN MDL 3&4 circuit breaker: When pressed in. SINCGAR QUAD BASE circuit breaker: When pressed in. respectively. EPLRS circuit breaker: Applies dc power to Enhanced Position Location System (EPLRS) Radio A3A2. in turn. MPU 1 circuit breaker switch: Applies dc power to Multiprocessor Unit 1 (MPU 1) A16. SINCGAR TUN MDL 1&2 circuit breaker: When pressed in. applies dc power to Multi-Band Radio A13A2. BFT PLATFORM circuit breaker: Applies dc power to EIS router and transceiver. applies dc power to A-Kit SINCGARS No. 3 A26A1 and SINCGARS Power Amplifier No. in turn. distribute dc power to SINCGARS Power Amplifier No. HQ 2 RT circuit breaker: When pressed in.TM 11-5895-1706-10 CONTROLS AND INDICATORS: DC BREAKER BOX A92A1A1−Continued 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 2039 00 HQ 1 TUN MDL circuit breaker: When pressed in. applies dc power to A-Kit Havequick I Logic Control Unit A88. provides dc power to PLGR A7. SATCOM RT circuit breaker: When pressed in. 3 Tuning Module A61 and SINCGARS No. 2 Tuning Module A60. applies dc power to A-Kit Havequick II Logic Control Unit A89. 1 Tuning Module A59 and SINCGARS No. applies dc power to Mounting Base MT-6353 A26A2 and A27A2 which. distribute dc power to SINCGARS Power Amplifier No. NTDR/JTRS circuit breaker: Applies dc power to Near Term Digital Radio (NTDR) A1. SATCOM HPA circuit breaker: When pressed in. SINCGARS 3&4 circuit breaker: When pressed in. 4 Tuning Module A62. applies dc power to SATCOM Radio A14A2.

ACFT PWR SYS PWR switch: When set to ON and ACFT DC essential switch is set to ON. selects prime power from external power source. WK STA 1 circuit breaker: Applies dc power to forward left Outboard Workstation No. 2039 00 COM DSPL circuit breaker: Applies dc power to Common Display/Computer Processor Units A18 and A19. 1 A67. When set to GND PWR position. WK STA 4 circuit breaker: Applies dc power to aft Center Workstation No. BFT PLGR circuit breaker: Applies 28Vdc power to EIS plugger. selects aircraft prime power. ACFT PWR GND PWR switch: When set to ACFT PWR position. 3 A63. ACFT DC ESNTL switch: Applies power to IDB for on/off relay power to turn system on. 5 A65. WK STA 3 circuit breaker: Applies dc power to aft left Outboard Workstation No. LAPTOP circuit breaker: Applies dc power to Laptop Computer A23. applies power to system. END OF WORK PACKAGE 2039 00-5/6 blank Change 1 . 4 A64. WK STA 5 circuit breaker: Applies dc power to aft right Outboard Workstation No. WK STA 2 circuit breaker: Applies dc power to forward right Outboard Workstation No. ACFT PWR INVERTER circuit breaker switch: Applies dc power to AC/DC Inverter A92A3. 2 A66.TM 11-5895-1706-10 CONTROLS AND INDICATORS: DC BREAKER BOX A92A1A1−Continued 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 MCSU circuit breaker: Applies dc power to SCSI Panel A95.

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TM 11-5895-1706-10 POWER UP PROCEDURE 2053 00 The procedure required to power up the AN/ASC-38 is contained in the following steps. HMMWV) SHOULD BE SEPARATED BY THE MAXIMUM DISTANCE PERMITTED BY CABLE LENGTH AND TERRAIN. • • AVOID EQUIPMENT DAMAGE. AN/ASC-38 EQUIPMENT MUST BE POWERED UP IN THE SEQUENCE INDICATED IN THE FOLLOWING STEPS. TO AVOID ELECTRICAL SHOCK. 3 0 0 3 2053 00-1 Change 1 .E. The first bay is covered by a blank cover. NOTE 4. lower cover. AND NOISE HAZARD. FAILURE TO FOLLOW THE SEQUENCE COULD RESULT IN EQUIPMENT DAMAGE. There are four SCSI bays located in each MPU. SCSI bays 2 thru 4 are located below the blank cover. 1. EXPLOSIONS. Verify BA-500 battery is not installed in Precision Lightweight Receiver (PLGR).. TO PREVENT PERSONAL INJURY AND EQUIPMENT DAMAGE. Table 1 Hard Drive Application MPU Slot SCSI Address MCS ASAS AFATDS 1. DO NOT START AC POWER SOURCE BEFORE POWER AND GROUND CABLES ARE CONNECTED BETWEEN AIRCRAFT AND AC POWER SOURCE. 3 1. THIS WILL REDUCE RISK OF FIRE. DO NOT APPLY POWER TO AIRCRAFT UNTIL AC POWER SOURCE HAS BEEN PROPERLY GROUNDED. OR DEGRADATION IN A2C2S PERFORMANCE. 3. They are numbered from top to bottom. Release MPU HARD DRIVE ACCESS cover captive fasteners. 2. set MPU 1 and MPU 2 SCSI address switches per table 1. REMOVE PLGR BA-500 BATTERY BEFORE APPLYING EXTERNAL POWER TO UNIT. For each hard disk drive installed in MPU 1 and MPU 2. 3 1. as required per mission requirements. 2. Verify Advanced Data Controller POWER switch to ON. 2. CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING. The Intel drive in the bottom of the MPU does not have a SCSI address associated with it. IMPROPER GROUNDING MAY RESULT IN FIRE. GENERATORS. SHOCK HAZARDS EXIST. 2. and verify Multi-processor Unit 1 and Multi-processor Unit 2 PWR switches are set to ON. When powering up the AN/ASC-38. power may be available from the aircraft or from external dc or ac power sources. • AIRCRAFT AND EXTERNAL AC OR DC POWER SOURCES (I. Install and secure hard disk drives in MPU 1 and MPU 2 slots 1 thru 4. Close MPU HARD DRIVE ACCESS cover and secure captive fasteners.

Verify NTDR FUNCTION switch is set to [STBY]. 2. Install access cover and secure four captive fasteners.TM 11-5895-1706-10 POWER UP PROCEDURE−Continued Table 1—Continued Hard Drive Application MPU Slot SCSI Address 2053 00 CSSCS AMDWS FBCB2 MCS-LITE 1. 2. Verify all circuit breakers on Aft User Interface Panel are pressed in. 3 4 4 3 3 N/A N/A NOTES 1. In the following step. Configure SCSI Panel to connect TCIM to the MPU slot containing the AFATDS hard drive per Table 2. One end of the jumper cable must be connected to TCIM PORT and the other end must be connected to the connector where the AFATDS hard drive is located. 2. Verify SCSI terminations are connected to the five unused SCSI Panel connectors. Do not install SCSI Panel access cover until jumper cable and all SCSI terminations are properly connected and secured. 9. 10. preventing calls for fire or causing other applications to have errors on boot-up. In the following step. if the jumper cable is not properly configured. 7. the AFATDS hard drive will not be able to communicate over the Fire Support Network. If necessary. 8. Release four captive fasteners and remove access cover from Small Computer Interface (SCSI) Panel. use needle-nose pliers to release captive fasteners or remove operators seat to gain access to the fasteners. Change 1 2053 00-2 . Slide seat fully orward to gain access to the two fasteners. Release captive fastener and remove access cover to gain access to Near Term Digital Radio (NTDR). 3 1. 6. 11. the two forward captive fasteners on SCSI Panel A95 are obstructed by the forward left operator’s seat. Table 2 A95 Connector MPU Slot 1-1 1-2 1-3 2-1 2-2 2-3 MPU 1 Slot 1 MPU 1 Slot 2 MPU 1 Slot 3 MPU 2 Slot 1 MPU 2 Slot 2 MPU 2 Slot 3 NOTE SCSI terminations must be connected to all unused SCSI connectors on the SCSI Panel. 5. Verify all Operator Display power switches are set to ON. Verify both Common Display/Computer Processor Unit power ON/OFF switches are set to OFF.

1 A2C2S GEN 1 PWR circuit breaker is pressed in. Verify Aircraft Circuit Breaker Panel No. Connect power to the AN/ASC-38 using either ground or aircraft power. MPU 2 switch to OFF. In all other instances. Verify ACFT PRI BUS SEL LED is on. SYS PWR switch to OFF. NOTE d. switch should be set to ACFT PWR. 13. and ARC-231 NO. a. ARC-231 NO. Verify Aircraft Circuit Breaker Panel No. (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) (11) (12) Set Aircraft Interface Panel (AIP) A2C2S SHED NORMAL/OVERRIDE switch as required. the ACFT PWR/GND PWR switch must be cycled between ACFT PWR and GND PWR in the following step to clean the switch contacts. NOTE c. Cycle ACFT PWR/GND PWR switch between positions 5 to 10 times. ACFT PWR/GRD PWR switch. Verify ACFT ESNTL BUS LED is on. 1. Set A/C ESSENTIAL NORMAL/OVERRIDE switch as required. b. Go to step 16. Set ACFT PWR/GRD PWR switch to ACFT PWR. Verify ACFT PRI BUS AVAIL LED is on. Verify DC Breaker Box circuit breakers and switches as follows. if ground power is to be supplied through the external interface panel. 2 A2C2S GEN 2 PWR circuit breaker is pressed in. Set DC Breaker Box SYS PWR switch to ON. (1) (2) (3) Aircrew will provide power to the A2C2S using aircraft APU or engine generator(s). h. a. TCIM switch to OFF. INVERTER switch to OFF. (4) Verify Aircraft Circuit Breaker Panel No. set as required. 2. 2053 00-3 Change 1 . MPU 1 switch to OFF. 2053 00 Verify Forward User Interface Panel ARC-231 NO. In the following step. ACFT DC ESNTL switch to ON. 1 A2C2S DC PWR circuit breaker is pressed in. f. Aircraft power. All circuit breakers are in with the exception of SINCGAR QUAD BASE which must be pulled out. Prior to powering up. 3 function switches are all set to OFF. 14.TM 11-5895-1706-10 POWER UP PROCEDURE−Continued 12. i. ACFT PWR/GRD PWR switch should be set to GRD PWR. e. g.

Set DC Breaker Box ACFT PWR/GRD PWR switch to ACFT PWR. (2) Connect power source to aircraft electrical power receptacle. Set AIP A2C2S SHED NORMAL/OVERRIDE switch to OVERRIDE. Change 1 Set DC Breaker SYS PWR switch to ON. Set Cockpit BATT switch to ON. Verify Aircraft Circuit Breaker Panel No. (9) Go to step 16.TM 11-5895-1706-10 POWER UP PROCEDURE−Continued b. (1) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (10) (11) (12) (13) (14) (15) Verify AGPU power source is OFF. Verify ACFT PRI BUS AVAIL LED is on. 2 A2C2S GEN PWR circuit breaker is pressed in. 2053 00 AGPU or 400 Hz generator connected to aircraft external electrical power receptacle. (4) (5) (6) Set DC Breaker ACFT PWR/GRD PWR switch to GND PWR and observe EXT AC AVAIL LED is on. Set SYS PWR switch to ON. set upper console control panel EXT PWR RESET/OFF/ON switch to ON. Verify ACFT ESNTL BUS LED is on. 1 A2C2S GEN 1 PWR circuit breaker is pressed in. (7) (8) d. Mating connectors for external power source power cables are provided with the ground AC adapter cables and must be attached to the external power source power cables. In Cockpit. Verify Aircraft Circuit Breaker Panel No. 2053 00-4 . Ground AC adapter cables may be required to connect external AC power to the A2C2S Aircraft External Interface Panel. (9) Set A/C ESSENTIAL NORMAL/ISOLATE switch to ISOLATE. Connect AC power source to AC POWER connector receptacle on External Interface Panel. Refer to WP 3005 00 for wiring data required to install the mating connectors. c. Verify A2C2S DC PWR circuit breaker is pressed in. DC power though A2C2S External Interface Panel. AC power through A2C2S Aircraft External Interface Panel. Verify Aircraft Circuit Breaker Panel No. Turn on AGPU. Set Cockpit BATT switch to OFF. Verify ACFT PRI BUS SEL LED is on. (1) (2) Verify AC power source is OFF. Go to step 16. NOTE (3) Turn AC power source ON. 1 A2C2S DC circuit breaker is pressed in.

Press Aircraft Circuit Breaker Panel No. Power Source Transfer. 1 A2C2S DC POWER circuit breaker in. as required. (11) Set Cockpit BATT switch to OFF. Perform the following steps to transfer power source from External Interface Panel (AC or DC) power to aircraft power or vice versa. EXTERNAL DC VOLTAGE LEVEL IS CRITICAL FOR PROPER A2C2S EQUIPMENT OPERATION AND TO AVOID DAMAGE TO EQUIPMENT. NOTE e. INSURE SWITCH IS SET TO OFF. EXTERNAL DC POWER SOURCE MUST BE ADJUSTED AND MONITORED FOR A 27. Observe EXT DC AVAIL LED is on.0 TO 31. Verify LEDs on DC Breaker Box. FAILURE TO SET COCKPIT BATT SWITCH TO OFF IN THE FOLLOWING STEP WILL DRAIN AIRCRAFT BATTERY. THE EXT DC >27V AND EXT DC OVV INDICATORS PROVIDE THIS MONITORING FUNCTION. 15. 16. Verify NON-ESNTL BUS LED indicator is on Verify FAN 1 BUS LED is on and FAN 2 BUS LED is on or off. Set Cockpit BATT switch to ON.0 VDC INPUT INTO THE AIRCRAFT. Set DC Breaker Box ACFT PWR/GRD PWR switch to GND PWR. 2053 00-5 Change 1 . (1) (2) Verify power source to be transferred to is powered up and power is connected to AN/ASC-38. Set DC Breaker Box ACFT PWR/GRD PWR switch to ACFT PWR or GND PWR. Adjust HMMWV throttle for proper LED indications. Turn HMMWV engine OFF. Turn HMMWV ON.TM 11-5895-1706-10 POWER UP PROCEDURE−Continued (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) 2053 00 Turn HMMWV engine ON and allow engine to warm up approximately 10 minutes. Connect Slave cable between HMMWV and DC POWER connector receptacle on External Interface Panel. Go to step 16. a. as required. Set SYS PWR switch to ON. b. Observe EXT DC SEL LED is on. (12) (13) Observe EXT DC >27V LED is on and EXT DC OVV LED is off. Deleted.

NOTE 21. LAPTOP COMPUTER COVER MUST BE CLOSED. Change 1 2053 00-6 . LAPTOP COMPUTER COVER MAY REMAIN OPEN ONLY DURING GROUND OPERATIONS. 19. AND UNIT MUST BE SECURELY STRAPPED TO AFT MIDDLE RACK DURING ALL FLIGHT OPERATIONS. press power switch and observe. 17. TO PREVENT DAMAGE TO EQUIPMENT. LOW AIR FL LED may not go off when FAN 2 BUS LED comes on due to location of the airflow sensor. observe the following (typical) messages are displayed simultaneously on all Operator Displays. 23. LATCHED. NOTE 24. open Laptop Computer access cover. If this condition occurs. and close vent door. messages displayed on all Operator Displays indicates KVM is operational. If not. Set both Common Display/Computer Processor Unit power ON/OFF switches to ON. Set forward user interface panel ARC-231 NO. Wait until common displays display login prompt prior to proceeding to step 24. Verify LOW AIR FL LED is off. Press DC Breaker Box SINCGAR QUAD BASE circuit breaker in. After a short delay.TM 11-5895-1706-10 POWER UP PROCEDURE−Continued NOTE 2053 00 If fan 1 fails during operation. Release tie-down strap. 20. In the following step. 2 switch to PT. Verify SYS OV HT LED is off. d. Set DC Breaker Box INVERTER switch to ON. Set forward user interface panel ARC-231 NO. 18. open aft rack vent to duct airflow into cabin. PWR indicator is on. Kernal version KX20 Overlay version O52R Kernal program GOOD Static ram GOOD Hardware type PC4X16E Configuration GOOD Board number 2 Communication ID 5 Communication GOOD Local cpu ports 16 Program version MX22 Main program GOOD PC keyboard detected PS2 mouse detected U 22. 3 switch to PT. POST/BIT may not accurately reflect status of the SINCGARS radio system. 1 switch to PT. Set forward user interface panel ARC-231 NO. c. verify airflow is present from fan 2.

In the following step. Select Common Display 1. it will take approximately 5 minutes until the Ops-Auto Login window is displayed. Start ICM Client Software and configure ICM per WP 2060 00. Set DC Breaker Box TCIM circuit breaker switch to ON as required by mission. and click RCM). verify no failures are displayed. click DIICOE. Observe FBCB2 hard drive automatically starts. 35. 2-2. 37. steps 28 through 43 may be performed at this point to reduce system startup time. 29. Double-click ICM Icon located on Common Display/Computer Processor Unit (or click start. Verify OK prompt and note results for use in POST/BIT. IN THE FOLLOWING STEP. Verify OK prompt on each SPARC processor (MPU 1-1. 28. Use keyboard cursor arrow to select processor option and press Enter (or type the number listed in the first column of the KVM menu and press Enter key). Double-click RCM Icon located on Common Display/Computer Processor Unit (or click start. Sequentially press Ctrl key and ESC key. NOTE 33. If required. and click CDSM). click DIICOE. Start CDSM Client Software and configure CDSM per WP 2058 00. Set Dc Breaker Box MPU 2 switch to ON. On common display 1. Cancel Ops-Auto Login for FBCB2. Start TOC Server ABCS software. 2053 00 When unit mission dictates a system quick start. Start RCM Client Software and configure RCM per WP 2068 00. 26. 39. Select option for Intel slot (normally slot 1-4 or 2-4) containing FBCB2 hard drive. 34. 36. start POST/BIT client. Manually configure FBCB2. 2-3). Do not run RCM and POST/BIT servers at the same time. Set NTDR FUNCTION switch to COM. CAREFULLY OBSERVE DISPLAY TO AVOID MISSING MESSAGE WINDOW WHEN IT APPEARS. AUTO LOGIN MUST BE CANCELLED WHEN THE MESSAGE WINDOW IS DISPLAYED OR SOFTWARE WILL BE CORRUPTED. 2053 00-7 Change 1 . and click ICM). perform Re-Roling (Re-Configuration) procedure per WP 2053 01. 31. 40. 2-1. and install and secure access cover. 27. click DIICOE. Verify manual inputs by performing POST/BIT Operational Status Assessment Procedure per WP 2054 00. NOTE 38. then Common Display 2 options and perform Windows login. Close the client and server of one application prior to running the client and server for the other application.TM 11-5895-1706-10 POWER UP PROCEDURE−Continued NOTE 25. click programs. 32. Double-click CDSM Icon displayed on Common Display/Computer Processor Unit (or click start. 30. click programs. Set Dc Breaker Box MPU 1 switch to ON. 1-3. Sequentially press Ctrl and Esc keys to view KVM menu. 1-2. click programs.

f. 41. a. Verify OK prompt is displayed. type reset and press Enter key. Type probe-scsi and press Enter key. d. b. 44. and Laptop and observe operating systems have been loaded. Select MPU 1-4. Adjust intensity of all work station lights. notify maintenance. END OF WORK PACKAGE Change 1 2053 00-8 . Sequentially press Ctrl key and then ESC key. as required. Login as required. If no devices are attached (noted). If no devices are attached (noted). Boot ABCS BFAs as required to support mission. Observe PLGR startup messages or position is displayed. If AFATDS is not being used. If devices are attached (noted) go to step 42. type probe-scsi and press Enter key. e. go to step 42. 46. c. 43. g. go to step 42. If AFATDS hard drive is installed in a different slot in MPU 1 or MPU 2. 45. Use keyboard cursor arrow to select MPU slot containing AFATDS hard drive and press Enter key. 42. MPU 2-4. Verify AFATDS hard drive connection to TCIM as follows. perform step 41 to verify proper connection to TCIM.TM 11-5895-1706-10 POWER UP PROCEDURE−Continued NOTE 2053 00 AFATDS is normally installed in MPU slot 1-2. If devices are attached (noted). Perform Crew Access Unit Operation procedure per WP 2075 00.

TM 11-5895-1706-10 RE-ROLING (RE-CONFIGURATION) PROCEDURE 2053 01 This procedure is performed if network/computer hardware re-roling (re-configuration) is required due to change in the supported unit. Load Switch. All ABCS BFAs must be started to propogate new roles. 1. END OF WORK PACKAGE 2053 01-1/2 blank Change 1 . 2. NOTE 9. 8. 5. 6. 4. Perform SATCOM Radio A14A2 Crypto Key Loading Procedure per WP 2074 00. Perform SINCGARS Receiver Transmitter Radios A9A1 thru A9A4 Crypto Key Loading Procedure per WP 2077 00. Perform Multi-Band Radio A13A2 and A15A2 Crypto Key Loading Procedure per WP 2074 00. 7. Load INC. Perform Near Term Digital Radio A1 Crypto Key Loading Procedure per WP 2078 00. 3. This should be done at the completion of the system startup procedure since this process will require additional time due to BFAs rebooting after assuming their new roles. Perform Enhanced Position Location System Radio A3A2 Crypto Loading Procedure per WP 2079 00. Load Router. Enter new RSID in URO. as required.

then to PT. Figure 1 2. Close server. ARC231 #1 (FWD). Allow radio to boot up to operational mode (approximately one minute).Exit from menu bar (fig. Radio Set ARC-231 supports two types of fill processes. 4. Automated DS-101 Device Interface (ADDI) tagged fill (section A) and DS-102 untagged fill (section B). Select Yes to exit RCM client. ARC-231 radios are defined from left to right as: ARC231 #0 (SATCOM). reducing time and potential error. and up to six MWODs for Have Quick mode operations. 2074 00-1 Change 1 . and ARC231 #2 (AFT). At Forward User Interface Panel A70.TM 11-5895-1706-10 MULTI-BAND/SATCOM RADIO A13A2/A14A2/A15A2 CRYPTOGRAPHIC KEY FILL PROCEDURE NOTE Only one instance of RCM server and client may be running at any time. A. 1). DS-101 FILL PROCESS (APPLICABLE TO CT3 ANCD APPLICATION) 1. Select File . set function switch of ARC-231 radio to be filled to ZERO. up to eight orderwire keys for DAMA mode operations. NOTE 3. DS-101 ADDI tagged fill process (recommended) automatically loads fill data into the proper memory locations in the radio. On the forward user interface panel. Radios can be loaded with up to 20 COMSEC keys. 2074 00 This procedure is used to load crypto keys.

2). 6.TM 11-5895-1706-10 MULTI-BAND/SATCOM RADIO A13A2/A14A2/A15A2 CRYPTOGRAPHIC KEY FILL PROCEDURE−Continued 5.Summary window (fig. 2074 00 Select ACSRCM software application and observe (typical) RCM . In Radio Times section of Time screen. select ARC-231 radio to be filled. ARC Time window (fig. Change 1 2074 00-2 . Verify correct time is displayed then select Close. 3) appears. Figure 2 7. Select Time tab to display Time window (fig. 8. 1) is displayed.

TM 11-5895-1706-10 MULTI-BAND/SATCOM RADIO A13A2/A14A2/A15A2 CRYPTOGRAPHIC KEY FILL PROCEDURE−Continued 2074 00 Figure 3 9. Radios window (fig. Select Radios tab. Figure 4 2074 00-3 Change 1 . 4) appears.

Select LOS mode. 13. Figure 5 11. Radio expands to show operational modes (fig. 5). Change 1 2074 00-4 . Select Expand. select ARC-231 radio to be filled. 2074 00 At left of window. 6) is displayed.TM 11-5895-1706-10 MULTI-BAND/SATCOM RADIO A13A2/A14A2/A15A2 CRYPTOGRAPHIC KEY FILL PROCEDURE−Continued 10. Line-Of-Sight Operating Parameters window (fig. Select Preset ID 1 in the Preset Summary window. 12.

Select Send To Radio. 2074 00-5 Change 1 . Select Preset ID 1 in the Preset Summary window and select Activate. 5) and observe Cryptographic Key Fill window (fig. At forward user interface panel. 5) is displayed.TM 11-5895-1706-10 MULTI-BAND/SATCOM RADIO A13A2/A14A2/A15A2 CRYPTOGRAPHIC KEY FILL PROCEDURE−Continued 2074 00 Figure 6 14. Select Crypto on ARC-231 Configuration window (fig. ARC-231 Configuration window (fig. then Cancel. 18. Select Store. 7) appears with current key fill status. 17. set function switch of ARC-231 radio to be filled to CT and wait two seconds. 16. 15.

Connect fill cable to ANCD fill port connector. Select Initialize for DS-101 and wait for State field to display Updating. select OK to clear Alarm windows. e. Select Xmit and press ENTR. Set ANCD ON/OFF to ON. Select Automatic and press ENTR. Lift ENTER switch two times to clear alarms.TM 11-5895-1706-10 MULTI-BAND/SATCOM RADIO A13A2/A14A2/A15A2 CRYPTOGRAPHIC KEY FILL PROCEDURE−Continued 2074 00 Figure 7 19. f. d. 21. h. b. 22. Observe Select DS-101 appears. At forward user interface panel. c. Select Appl and press ENTR. At forward user interface panel. 20. Select Platform and press ENTR. DS-102 fill procedures may use KYK-13. Use the P UP and P DN buttons to scroll through the list of platforms. Select CT3 and press ENTR. g. KO1-18 or DS-102 protocol. When the required platform is displayed (skyfire). 2074 00-6 NOTE 23. a. press ENTR. connect fill cable to FILL connector. KYG-15. At Cryptographic Key Fill window. Change 1 Prepare ANCD to perform fill as follows: . set function switch of ARC-231 radio to be filled to F1 and wait at least six seconds.

7) shows Updated. 9. disconnect fill cable from FILL connector. Close server. 17. 15. At completion of fill. ARC-231 Configuration window (fig. set function switch of ARC-231 radio to be filled to ZERO. 27. Select Store. Radio expands to show operational modes (fig. 4. Allow radio to boot up to operational mode (approximately 90 seconds). 16. then Idle. wait 90 seconds. Verify correct time is displayed then select Close. At left of window. 29. DS-102 FILL PROCESS (APPLICABLE TO RDS ANCD APPLICATION) 1. then to PT. 3) appears. 13. 14. 26. At forward user interface panel. press ENTR to start fill. 12. Select Ok to close Alarm windows. ARC Time window (fig. Select Yes to exit RCM client. Cryptographic Key Fill window (fig. select ARC-231 radio to be filled. Radios window (fig. Select Time tab to display Time window (fig. 32. 5. 6) is displayed. 1). Select Send To Radio. select ARC-231 radio to be filled. Set ANCD ON/OFF to OFF. At Forward User Interface Panel A70. Select Expand. 33. Set function switch to CT. Observe status messages appear until successful fill message appears. then Cancel. 7) displays loaded keys. Select Radios tab. 2. At forward user interface panel. set FILL/OFF switch from OFF to FILL. 10. 5) is displayed. Shutdown in Progress appears. 2074 00 At ANCD. 6. select RCM Client. 8. 3. 5). 2). 28. 11. Select RCM Server. 2074 00-7 Change 1 . 25. 31. 7. Select LOS mode.Exit from menu bar (fig. At forward user interface panel. 30. B. and observe (typical) RCM Summary window (fig. At forward user interface panel. Select Preset ID 1 in the Preset Summary window and select Activate. Select File . In Radio Times section of Time screen.TM 11-5895-1706-10 MULTI-BAND/SATCOM RADIO A13A2/A14A2/A15A2 CRYPTOGRAPHIC KEY FILL PROCEDURE−Continued 24. Select Preset ID 1 in the Preset Summary window. 1) is displayed. set FILL/OFF switch to OFF. key status on Cryptographic Key Fill window (fig. Line-Of-Sight Operating Parameters window (fig. 4) appears. Select Exit. set function switch of ARC-231 radio to be filled to CT and wait two seconds.

5) and observe Cryptographic Key Fill window (fig. Select Appl. set FILL/OFF switch to FILL postion. Press ENTR on ANCD. Select Xmit. Press yellow LOCK LTR key to unlock the keypad and use the arrow keys. (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) Select Fill.09. Fill 4. At Cryptographic Key Fill window. This will move the cursor and highlight desired selection. (10) (11) e. and Action. (12) Proceed to step 23. (1) Select F411. 2074 00 Select Crypto on ARC-231 Configuration window (fig. 21. 19. (3) Use PGDN or PGUP to select fill segment to be loaded. (4) Select Send. If left in locked position. items may be selected by pressing the capitilized letter of the desired selection. Press ENTR on ANCD. Set ANCD ON/OFF to ON. Encryption.11. Select appropriate Key. Select OK twice. Connect one end of fill cable to FILL connector on forward user interface panel. At forward user interface panel.TM 11-5895-1706-10 MULTI-BAND/SATCOM RADIO A13A2/A14A2/A15A2 CRYPTOGRAPHIC KEY FILL PROCEDURE−Continued 18. (9) ANCD will display message Press Initiate on Receiving Station. Fill 4. Use PGDN or PGUP to select fill segment to be loaded. 2074 00-8 . Prepare ANCD to perform fill as follows: a. (2) Select Xmit. b. Select Fill Traffic Key (fig. 20. ANCD will display CONNECT TO STATION (CLR). 7) appears with current key fill status. Lift ENTER switch two times to clear alarms. Select SEND. c. select OK to clear Alarm windows. d. At forward user interface panel. 22. 7). Connect other end of fill cable to ANCD. Connect other end of fill cable to ANCD. set function switch of ARC-231 radio to be filled to F1 and wait at least six seconds. (5) (6) (7) Change 1 ANCD will display CONNECT TO STATION (CLR). Connect one end of fill cable to FILL connector on forward user interface panel.

Select Fill Traffic Key (fig. (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (10) (9) At ANCD. Select QUIT. Connect fill cable to ANCD fill port connector. and Action. Connect other end of fill cable to ANCD. h. set FILL/OFF switch to FILL position. (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) (11) (12) (13) Use PGDN or PGUP to select fill segment to be loaded. Select JFILL. set FILL/OFF switch from OFF to FILL. Select DS-101. At forward user interface panel. Proceed to step 23. Select CT3 and ENTR.TM 11-5895-1706-10 MULTI-BAND/SATCOM RADIO A13A2/A14A2/A15A2 CRYPTOGRAPHIC KEY FILL PROCEDURE−Continued (8) At forward user interface panel. CT3. 2074 00-9 Change 1 . Press ENTR on ANCD. Observe SELECT DS-101 appears. Select appropriate Key. At forward user interface panel. Encryption. 2074 00 (9) ANCD will display message Press Initiate on Receiving Station. Select XMIT and press ENTR. Use the P UP and P DN buttons to scroll through the list of platforms. and Action. 7). (1) Select appropriate Key. (2) Select JTIDS. When the required platform is displayed (Skyfire). JFILL (JTIDS). (3) Select Xmit. Connect one end of fill cable to FILL connector on forward user interface panel. set FILL/OFF switch to FILL position. ANCD will display message Press Initiate on Receiving Station. 7). Select AUTOMATIC and press ENTR. At forward user interface panel. Select Fill Traffic Key (fig. Select OK twice. Proceed to step 23. Proceed to step 23. RDS. connect fill cable to FILL connector. g. (10) (11) (12) f. Encryption. Select OK twice. ANCD will display CONNECT TO STATION (CLR). press ENTR. press ENTR to start fill.

State window will display Updated. then Idle. Select desired key fill position (fig. Select RADIO and press ENTR. Verify State window displays Updating. Upon complete of key load. Select QUIT and press ENTR. Connect fill cable to ANCD fill port connector. The ANCD will display PRESS [load] on RT. At forward user interface panel. 32. then Idle. The ANCD will display Connect ANCD to RT. Select Ld and press ENTR. Select COMSEC and press ENTR. Prepare the ANCD to perform MWOD fill as follows: a. Repeat steps 22d thru 24. 30. 29. Select Fill Traffic Key (fig. 25. Change 1 2074 00-10 . Select Radio and press ENTR. 36. 7. and Action. 2074 00 On the Ld menu select TEK. To load additional keys. ANCD should show fill progress until Transfer Complete appears on its display. Select RDS and press ENTR. 28. 26. Verify State window displays Updating. Select the desired key and press ENTR. 7). b. Select Fill Orderwire Key (fig. Press the down arrow. XMT will appear on the right side of the display. 7). 27.TM 11-5895-1706-10 MULTI-BAND/SATCOM RADIO A13A2/A14A2/A15A2 CRYPTOGRAPHIC KEY FILL PROCEDURE−Continued (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) (11) (12) (13) (14) (15) (16) 23. Select RDS and press ENTR. 31. State window will display Updated. Proceed to step 23. go to step 22d and repeat fill procedure. At forward user interface panel. 33. set Function switch to F2. KEK or TSK depending upon how you loaded the keys to the ANCD. Select appropriate Key. go to Step 30 and repeat fill procedure. 24. 34. connect fill cable to FILL connector. 35. Select OK twice. Upon completion of key load. Encryption. ANCD should show fill progress until Transfer Complete appears on its display. At forward user interface panel. set FILL/OFF switch from OFF to FILL. Select OK twice. To load additional keys.

verify fill cable connections and FILL switch position. 40. State window will display Updated. At forward user interface panel. h. If you want to fill multiple MWODs select Y. The ANCD will now display press [LOAD] on the MXF-109. g. select N. Select RADIO and press ENTR. 41. 2074 00 Use the P UP and P DN buttons to scroll through the list of MWODs. Shutdown in Progress appears. ANCD should show fill progress until Transfer Complete appears on its display. 39. Verify State window displays Updating. END OF WORK PACKAGE 2074 00-11/12 blank Change 1 . Upon completion of key load. At forward user interface panel. 44. j. Select HAVEQ and press ENTR. If you are going to load a single MWOD. 42. disconnect fill cable from fill connector. return to step 3. 45. At forward user interface panel. i. then Idle. When the required MWOD is displayed. The ANCD will now display CONNECT TOMXF-109. 38. 43. Select SEND and press ENTR. press ENTR (Y). d. To load additional radio(s). 7). Set FUNCTION switch to CT.TM 11-5895-1706-10 MULTI-BAND/SATCOM RADIO A13A2/A14A2/A15A2 CRYPTOGRAPHIC KEY FILL PROCEDURE−Continued c. f. 37. Turn the ANCD off by pressing the ON/OFF button. set FILL/OFF switch to OFF. Select OPERATIONAL and press ENTR. Select Load HQ MWOD (fig. e. then ENTR.

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No mating connector is provided on the other end of the ground AC adapter cable.TM 11-5895-1706-10 GROUND AC ADAPTER CABLES 3005 00 Three ground ac adapter cables are provided with the AN/ASC-38. Figure 1 Ground AC adapter cable H313248-3 is provided with only the connector to be connected to A2C2S Aircraft External Interface Panel. The mating connectors must be attached to external power source power cables as shown in figure 1. These cable assemblies are required to connect external AC power cable assemblies from various AC power sources to the A2C2S Aircraft External Interface Panel. Mating connectors for external power source power cables are provided with ground AC adapter cables H313248-1 and H313248-2. If connecting an external power source cable with five wire conductors to a generator with only four output terminals. This cable assembly is provided to attach a non-standard power connector. the neutral and ground conductors must be connected to the same generator terminal. The non-standard connector must be obtained locally and must be attached to the cable assembly per figure 2. Figure 2 END OF WORK PACKAGE 3005 00-1/2 blank Change 1 .

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TM 11-5895-1706-10 GLOSSARY A/C A2C2S A2C2S-IC AAL ABCS ACAPS ACR ADC ADDI AFATDS AGPU AIP AM AMDWS ANCD AO AP APA APU ASAS-RWS ASCC ASIP BATT BB B-BIT BII BIT BPF C/N C2 C3 CAPS CAU CD-RW CDSM CHG CNR COEI COM COMSEC CP CPU CSMA CSSCS DAMA DAMWO EEPROM E-NET Aircraft Army Airborne Command and Control System A2C2S-Intercommunication System Additional Authorization List Army Battle Command System Artillery Communications/Aural Protective Systems Armored Cavalry Regiment Advanced Data Controller Automated DS-101 Device Interface Advanced Field Artillery Tactical Data System Aviation Ground Power Unit A2C2S Interface Panel Amplitude Modulated Air Missile Defense Workstation Automated Net Control Device Area of Operation Aircraft Power Airborne Power Adapter Aircraft Power Unit All Source Analysis System-Remote Work Station Army Service Components Command Advance SINCGARS Improvement Program Battery Batery Backup Background Basic Issue Items Built-in-test Band Pass Filter Carrier/Noise Command and control Command Control and Communication Communications/ Aural Protective Systems Crew access unit Compact Disk-Read Write Common Display Source Manager Change Combat Net Radio Components of End Item Communicate Communications Security Command Post Central Processing Unit Co-Site Mitigation Assembly Combat Service Support Control System Demand Assignment Multiple Access Department of Army Modification Work Order Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory Ethernet Glossary 1 Change 1 .

TM 11-5895-1706-10 EP EPE EPLRS ERF FBCB2 FH FH-M FM GCCS-A GDOP GEN GPS HA HUB IAW I-BIT ICM ICOM ICS ID IDU IKEK INC IrDA KEK KVM LAN LAT LD LON LOS LRU MCS MCS-L MCSU MGR MPU MT NAVAIDS NCS NMEA NTDR OSFT P-BIT Change 1 External Power Estimated Position Error Enhanced Position Location System Radio Electronic Remote Fill Force Battle Command Brigade and Below Frequency Hopping Frequency Hopping-Master Frequency Modulation Global Command and Control System-Army Geometric Dilution of Precision Generator Global Positioning System Helmet Antenna Hold Up Battery In Accordance With Initiated Intercom Control Manager Integrated Communications Security (COMSEC) Intercommunications System Identification Input Power Distribution Unit Initial Key Encryption Key Internet Controller Infrared Data Association Key Encryption Keys Keyboard/Video/Mouse Switch Local Area Network Latitude Load Longitude Line of Sight Line Replaceable Unit Maneuver Control System Maneuver Control System-Light Micro Central Switching Unit Military Grid Reference Multiprocessor Unit Mounting Tray Navigational Aids Net Control Station National Marine Electronics Association Near Term Digital Radio Offset Power-Up Glossary 2 .

TM 11-5895-1706-10 PCMCIA PCU PDU PLGR PMCS POST/BIT POTS PPP PPS PTT RA RCM RCU RF RHDD RS RSID RT SA SATCOM SBC SC SCSI SINCGARS SNE SOP SPA STP SU TAC TACCP TAMMS TAMMSA TCIM TDMA TEL TIM TM TOCNET TOD TRANSEC UHF UNK UPS URO USB VHF WAN Personal Computer Memory Card International Association Power Converter Unit Power Distribution Unit Precision Lightweight GPS Receiver Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services Power On Self Test/Built In Test Plain Old Telephone System Point to Point Protocol Pulses Per Second Press-to-Talk Remote Antenna Radio Control Software Remote Control Unit Radio Frequency Removable Hard Disk Drive Radio Sets Radio Set ID Receiver Transmitter Situational Awareness Satellite Communications Single Board Computers Single Channel Small Computer System Interface Panel Single Channel Ground & Airborne Radio System Serial Number Effectivity Standard Operating Procedures Selectable Power adapter Spanning Tree Protocol Situational Awareness Tactical Command Center Tactical Command Post The Army Maintenance Management System The Army Maintenance Management System Aviation Tactical Command Interface Module Time Division Multiple Access Traffic Encryption Keys Tactical Internet Manager Technical Manual Tactical Operations Center Inter-Communications Time of Day Transmission Security Ultra High Frequency Unknown Uninterupted Power Supply User Readout Universal Serial Bus Very High Frequency Wide Area Network Glossary 3 Change 1 .

TM 11-5895-1706-10 Z Zeroize Change 1 Glossary 4 .

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