CHAPTER 0. GENERAL
h. All the material (text, illustrations, and tables) of
chapter 6, Sections 6.5 through 6.13, pertain to the (V)2,
a. This chapter explains what Radar Set AN/SPS-
(V)3, or (V)4 configuration and have not been included
64(V)5 is and how to use the manual for operation,
in the Department of the Army manuals.
maintenance, and repairs.
b. Radar Set AN/SPS-64(V)5 is a marine
0-2. Indexes of Publications
navigational radar with true motion capabilities. It uses
DA Pam 310-4. Refer to the latest issue of DA Pam
units of the (V)1 system with the addition of the factory-
310-4 to determine whether there are new editions,
installed True Motion/Anti-Collision (TM/AC) option.
changes, modification work orders (MWO's) or
c. The basic components of the AN/SPS-64(V)5
additional publications pertaining to the equipment.
(1) Indicator Azimuth Range IP-1302/SPS-
0-3. Maintenance Forms, Records, and Reports
64(V) (4, App D), which consists of:
a. Reports of Maintenance and Unsatisfactory
(a) Indicator Azimuth Range IP-
Department of the Army forms and
12831SPS64(V), similar to the IP-1282/SPS-64(V) with
procedures used for equipment maintenance will be
a 16inch indicator. The Variable Range Marker is wired
those prescribed by TM 38-750, The Army Maintenance
to provide a three-digit readout in nautical miles.
(b) The TM/AC headset added above
b. Report of Packaging and Handling Deficiencies.
the indicator contains the controls for normal operation.
Fill out and forward SF 364 (Report of Discrepancy
Addition of TM/AC option includes the North
(ROD)) as prescribed in AR 735-11-2/DLAR
Stabilization Kit (NSK) and Electronic Bearing Line
c. Discrepancy in Shipment Report (DISREP) (SF
(1, App D) is similar to RT-1240/SPS-64(V), except it
361). Fill out and forward Discrepancy in Shipment
uses a tunable magnetron.
Report (DISREP) (SF 361) as prescribed in AR 55-
(3) Antenna AS-3194/SPS-64(V) (2, App D).
(4) Antenna Pedestal AB-12471SPS-64(V)
P4610.19C and DLAR 4500.15.
(3, App D).
d. Technical Manuals 11-5840-360-14-1-1 and -1-2
0-4. Administrative Storage
(relative motion) provide the operation, maintenance,
Administrative storage of equipment issued to and used
and repair coverage for the basic radar set, (V)1, with
by Army activities shall be in accordance with TM 740-
VRM, and NSK features. Other models mentioned in
text do not apply to the (V)5. In some case, portions
have been removed from the manuals.
0-5. Destruction of Army Electronics Materiel
e. Technical Manual 11-5840-360-14-2 (True
Destruction of Army Electronics materiel to prevent
enemy use shall be in accordance with TM 750-244-2.
maintenance and repair coverage for the radar
operating as a true motion radar. It also provides
0-6. Reporting Equipment Improvement
instructions for emergency operation of the radar if the
TM/AC unit fails.
If your AN/SPS-64(V)5 needs improvement, let us know.
Send us an EIR. You, the user, are the only one who
f. Before starting troubleshooting or maintenance,
can tell us what you don't like about your equipment.
the task must first be identified to determine if it is a
Let us know why you don't like the design. Tell us why a
basic (V)1 or a TM/AC function and then the appropriate
procedure is hard to perform. Put it on an SF 368
manual consulted for procedures or tests.
(Quality Deficiency Report). Mail it to Commander, US
alignments are covered in TM 11-5840-364-14-1-1 and -
1-2. Alignments that are part of, or interact with, the
Command, ATTN: DRSEL-ME-MQ, Fort Monmouth, NJ
TM/AC are covered in TM 11-5860360-14-2.
07703. We'll send you a reply.
g. A laminated card with simplified operating
instructions, TM 11-5860-360-14-LD, is available for
mounting near the radar set.