0-1. SCOPE. This manual covers Power Amplifier AM-6545A/GRC-193A. This manual provides instructions for
general support maintenance. Throughout this manual AM-6545/GRC-193 should be AM-6545/GRC-193A.
0-2. CONSOLIDATED INDEX
OF ARMY PUBLICATIONS
AND BLANK FORMS.
Refer to the latest issue
DA Pam 310-1 to determine whether there are new editions, changes or additional publications pertaining to the
0-3. MAINTENANCE FORMS, RECORDS,
a. Reports of Maintenance and Unsatisfactory Equipment. Department of the Army forms and procedures used
for equipment maintenance will be those prescribed by DA Pam 738-750 as contained in Maintenance Management
b. Report of Packaging and Handling Deficiencies. Fill out and forward SF 364 (Report of Discrepancy (ROD))
as prescribed in AR 735-11-2/DLAR 4140.55/NAVMATINST 4355.74A/AFR-400-54/MCO 4430.3F.
c. Discrepancy in Shipment Report (DISREP) (SF 361). Fill out and forward Discrepancy in Shipment Report
(DISREP) (SF 361) as prescribed in AR 55-38/NAVSUPINST 4610.33 C/AFR 75-18/MCO P4610.19/DLAR 4500.15.
0-4. REPORTING EQUIPMENT IMPROVEMENT RECOMMENDATIONS (EIR).
If your Power Amplifier
AM-6545A/GRC-193A needs improvement, let us know. Send us an EIR. You, the user, are the only one who can tell
us why you don't like the design. Put it on an SF 368 (Quality Deficiency Report). Mail it to Commander, US Army
Communications-Electronics Command and Fort Monmouth, ATTN: AMSEL-ME-MP, Fort Monmouth, New
Jersey 07703-5007. We'll send you a reply.
0-5. ADMINISTRATIVE STORAGE. Administrative Storage of equipment issued to and used by Army activities
will have preventive maintenance performed in accordance with the PMCS charts before storing. When removing the
equipment from administrative storage the PMCS should be performed to assure operational readiness. Disassembly
and repacking of equipment for shipment or limited storage are covered in TM 740-90-1.
0-6. DESTRUCTION OF ARMY ELECTRONICS MATERIEL. Destruction of Army electronics materiel to pre-
vent enemy use shall be in accordance with TM 750-244-2.