RADAR TEST SET
This technical manual contains instructions for operation, checks, adjustments, and corrective maintenance of the
Radar Test Set, TS-4530/UPM.
Type of Manual: Operator's and Unit Maintenance Manual.
Model Number and Equipment Names: Radar Test Set, TS-4530/UPM.
Purpose of Equipment: The Radar Test Set, TS-4530/UPM is a small hand-held Test Set. It provides
complete flight line and shipboard check out of AIMS transponder and interrogator systems.
MAINTENANCE FORMS, RECORDS, AND REPORTS
Department of the Army forms and procedures used for equipment maintenance will be those prescribed by DA
PAM 750-8, The Army Maintenance Management System (TAMMS) Users Manual; DA PAM 738-751, Functional
Users Manual for the Army Maintenance Management System-Aviation (TAMMS-A); or AR 700-138, Army Logistics
Readiness and Sustainability.
REPORTING EQUIPMENT IMPROVEMENT RECOMMENDATIONS (EIR)
If your Test Set needs improvement, let us know. Send us an EIR. You, the user, are the only one who can tell us
what you don't like about your equipment. Let us know why you don't like the design or performance. Put it on an
SF 368 (Product Quality Deficiency Report). Mail it to us at Commander, U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command,
AMSAM-MMC-MA-NM, Redstone Arsenal, AL. 35898-5000. We will send you a reply.
CORROSION PREVENTION AND CONTROL (CPC)
Corrosion Prevention and Control (CPC) of Army materiel is a continuing concern. It is important that any corrosion
problems with this item be reported so that the problem can be corrected and improvements can be made to prevent
the problem in future items.
While corrosion is typically associated with rusting of metals, it can also include deterioration of other
materials, such as rubber and plastic. Unusual cracking, softening, swelling, or breaking of these materials may
be a corrosion problem.
If a corrosion problem is identified, it can be reported using SF 368, Product Quality Deficiency Report. Use of key
words such as "corrosion", "rust", "deterioration", or "cracking" will ensure that the information is identified as a
The form should be submitted to the address specified in DA PAM 750-8, The Army Maintenance Management
System (TAMMS) Users Manual.
OZONE DEPLETING SUBSTANCES (ODS)
ODS is not contained in or used with the radar Test Set. The use of ODS in Army IETMs is prohibited.
DESTRUCTION OF ARMY MATERIEL TO PREVENT ENEMY USE
For procedures to destroy this equipment to prevent its use by the enemy, refer to TM 750-244-2, Procedures for
Destruction of Electronic Materiel to Prevent Enemy Use (Electronics Command).
PREPARATION FOR STORAGE OR SHIPMENT
Preparation instructions for storage and shipment are found in Work Package 0026 00.