SF-368 (Quality Deficiency Report).
Mail it to
This manual describes the PL-1399/U Spectrum
Command, ATTN: DRSEL-ME-MQ, Fort Monmouth, NJ
It includes technical data, installation,
07703. Well send you a reply.
operation and maintenance instructions. The PL-1399/U
is referred to throughout this manual as the Hewlett-
0-5. Administrative Storage
Packard Model 8553B.
The 8853B RF Section can be stored in
stockrooms, warehouses or other protected facilities.
0-2. Indexes of Publications
The equipment should be protected from excessive
Refer to the latest issue of the DA Pam 310-4 to
determine if there are any new editions, changes,
Before putting the 8853B RF Section in administrative
additional publications or modification work orders
storage, make the following preparations:
pertaining to the equipment.
0-3. Maintenance Forms, Records and Reports
and if necessary, perform adjustments as indicated in
to assure that the unit
is completely operable.
a. Reports of Maintenance and Unsatisfactory
Department of the Army forms and
b. If the original packing material is not available,
procedures used for equipment maintenance will be
at least protect the unit with protective plastic or paper
those prescribed by TM 38-750, The Army Maintenance
wrapping. Place the unit in a carton or box with
makeshift protective packing material around it.
c. Store the equipment indoors, protected from the
Discrepancies. Fill out and forward SF-364 (Report of
Maintain the equipment at moderate
Discrepancy (ROD)) as prescribed in AR 735-11-
temperatures and humidity.
0-6. Destruction of Army Electronics Materiel
c. Discrepancy in Shipment Report (DISREP)
Destruction of Army electronics materiel to
prevent enemy use shall be in accordance with TM 750-
(SF361). Fill out and forward Discrepancy in Shipment
Report (DISREP) (SF-361) as prescribed in AR 55-
0-7. Warranty Information
The Spectrum Analyzer, PL-1399/U is warranted
by Hewlett-Packard for 12 months. Warranty starts on
the date found on DA Form 2410 or DA Form 2408-16 in
Report all defects in material or
If your 8853B Plug-In needs improvement, let
workmanship to your supervisor, who will take
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.
Tell us why a procedure is hard to perform. Put it on an