Figure 2-38. Wide Band Patch Panel, Schematic Diagram.
Section V. TEST EQUIPMENT AND MISCELLANEOUS INTERNAL SUBSYSTEMS
coordination, coordination with other sites, fault
reporting and display, administration, and power
a. Test Equipment.
A major responsibility of
requirements. The various internal, nontraffic handling
Technical Control personnel is that of monitoring and
subsystems include the ac power system, dc power
testing circuits passing through the station to determine
system, station grounding systems, alarm system, and
circuit quality and to determine operating conditions.
interbay trunking system.
The subsystems are
Additionally, they are responsible for the rapid
identification and isolation of faulty equipment in order
Accordingly, assorted test and monitor equipment inputs
2-16. Test Equipment
are strategically located throughout the Technical
Control facility to provide an efficient means for
panel contains two variable pads. The pad on the left
performing these operations. The functions of the P&T
has a range of 45 dB. The pad on the right has a range
test equipment are given in paragraph 2-16.
of 60 dB.
b. Internal Subsystems. Many items of equipment
b. Digital Multimeter, Model 269.
are required to perform nontraffic missions within the
multimeter provides a digital readout of measurements
station. Some of these missions include intersite
given below. The accuracy of the multimeter is .02%.