ST 6-50-60 Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures for
M109A6 HOWITZER (PALADIN) OPERATIONS


APPENDIX D

COMMUNICATIONS PARAMETERS

The communications parameters reference data card below is an aid to the Paladin Chief of Section (CS) in establishing digital communications with the POC during initialization. The information is included in unit SOPs or is received from the POC before operations begin. The CS records the information in the Reference Data Card and keeps it posted near the AFCS.

COMMUNICATIONS PARAMETERS REFERENCE DATA CARD

NET ACCESS NET ADDRESS

NET ACCESS DELAY TIME:

 

 

BROADCAST ADDRESS:

 

 

GUN KEY TIME:

 

 

PHYSICAL ADDRESS:

 

 

BLOCK MODE:

SINGLE / DOUBLE

PRIMARY BCS ADDRESS:

 

 

BAUD RATE:

600 / 1200

BACKUP BCS ADDRESS:

 

 

TONE PAIR:

1300/2100

1200/2400

CONTROLLING BCS:

PRIMARY/ BACKUP

WIRE - RADIO LINK:

WIRE/RADIO

 

 

 

 

NET BUSY SENSE:

ON / OFF

 

 

 

 

PRIMARY FD NET:

 

 

HOWITZER CALL SIGN:

 

 

BACKUP FD NET:

 

 

PRIMARY PLATOON CALL SIGN:

 

 

PLT VOICE NET:

 

 

 

BACKUP PLT CALL SIGN: