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One page table/chart that explains the meaning of the Army/Navy (AN) equipment nomenclatures that describes where the equipment is used, what the equipment is andwhat it does based on the assigned nomenclature

PPI scope used by USAF Air Traffic Contol

Components:
Group: S/N 002
Base: S/N 001
Power Supply: S/N 391

AN/FPS-18 antenna assembly removed from the former Vichy, MO gap-filler radar site.

Components:
Reflector: S/N 0599-91
Pedestal: SH 3325-707200 S/N 211
Feedhorn Assy: A7-783/FPS-18 S/N 1800-020201005
Maintenance Ladder: L1045-1
Feedhorn…

This item was the indicator scope from an WW-II vintage SCR-270 radar. This was the type of radar used at Opana Point, HI which "saw" the Japanese aircraft approaching Pearl Harbor, but whose information went unheeded.

This unit has a cover, which…

This item was the indicator scope from an WW-II vintage SCR-270 radar. This was the type of radar used at Opana Point, HI which "saw" the Japanese aircraft approaching Pearl Harbor, but whose information went unheeded.

Condition: fair, restorable.…

Hydrogen thyratron tube from the AN/FPS-20A at Kotzebue AFS, AK converted to a display lamp. Lighted with violet LEDs to simulate the glow of the working tube.