a. Storage Site. The equipment should be stored
in an area specifically marked Administrative Storage.
The area should be covered and protected from the
This technical manual contains organizational and direct
support maintenance procedures for Monitor, Radio
b. Maintenance Services. Before storage, perform
Frequency R-2176/FRN, hereinafter referred to as the
the next scheduled major preventive maintenance
monitor receiver. Topics covered include functioning,
troubleshooting, removing and replacing, adjusting and
c. Inspection. Inspect the equipment for proper
testing of the monitor receiver.
operation before storage. Do not store inoperable
1-2. Index of Technical Publications
d. Protection. Protect the equipment by storing it in
the boxes and packaging material in which it was
Refer to the latest issue of DA Pam 310-4 to determine
shipped. Be sure to put a fresh desiccant bag in each
whether there are new editions, changes or additional
package (NSN 6850-00-264-6572).
publications pertaining to the equipment.
1-5. Destruction of Army Electronics Materiel
1-3. Maintenance Forms, Records, and Reports
a. Reports of Maintenance and Unsatisfactory
Destruction of Army electronics materiel to prevent
Department of the Army forms and
enemy use shall be in accordance with TM 750-244-2.
procedures used for equipment maintenance will be
1-6. Reporting Equipment Improvement
those prescribed by TM 38-570, The Army Maintenance
b. Report of Packaging and Handling Deficiency.
If your Monitor, Radio Frequency R-2176/FRN needs
Fill out and forward SF 364 (Report of Discrepancy
improvement, let us know. Send us an EIR. You, the
(ROD)) as prescribed in AR 735-11-2/DLAR
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
c. Discrepancy in Shipment Report (DISREP) (SF
the design. Tell us why a procedure is hard to perform.
361). Fill out and forward Discrepancy in Shipment
Put it on an SF 368 (Quality Deficiency Report). Mail it
to Commander, US Army Communications-Electronics
Report (DISREP) (SF 361) as prescribed in AR 55-38/
Command, ATTN: DRSEL-ME-MQ, Fort Monmouth, NJ
NAVSUPINST 4610.33B/AFR 75-18/MCO P4610.19C/
07703. We'll send you a reply.
1-7. Description and Data
1-4. Administrative Storage
For an overall description and tabulated data pertaining
Administrative storage of Monitor, Radio Frequency R-
to the monitor receiver, refer to the Operator's Manual,
2176/FRN is from 1 to 45 days and may be
accomplished as follows: