Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

15570Re: [coldwarcomms] Re: CDWS BSP

Expand Messages
  • Mike Cowen
    Aug 2, 2009
    • 0 Attachment
      That got me thinking how many of these were live fire tested during
      development? We did thousands of test shots, and it only makes sense
      they'd want to validate system components during actual detonations.

      Mike


      At 10:33 AM 8/2/2009, you wrote:
      >
      >
      >
      >Sam,
      >
      >Thanks for the memories. I worked on one of these in the very early
      >1970's. Was also there to see it decommisioned.
      >
      >Weekly tests, lights, bells, C.O. alarms, etc.
      >
      >The one we had occupied I think two relay racks. Pulse registration,
      >alarm circuits, dedicated ringing machine, lots of private line
      >circuit mounting plates going to different C.O.'s.
      >
      >I think I have a photo somewhere of a Panel C.O. OGT with the lights
      >box mounted on the side of it. And a better color photo of a lights
      >box somewhere.
      >
      >-Ken
      >
      >--- In
      ><mailto:coldwarcomms%40yahoogroups.com>coldwarcomms@yahoogroups.com,
      >Sam Etler <etler@...> wrote:
      > >
      > > I sent this to the TCI list just now. Figured that it might be of interest
      > > to some people here who aren't on the other list:
      > >
      > > Speaking of the CDWS, here's 981-281-100, Civil Defense Warning System
      > > (CDWS) - Bell and Lights System - Genreal Description, Iss. 1, Jan. 1968
      > >
      > > <http://etler.com/bsp/981-281-100.pdf>http://etler.com/bsp/981-281-100.pdf
      > >
      > > Not sure where I got the BSP but perhaps the CIC when it was still around.
      > > Anyone have any other general descriptive BSPs of related
      > equipment? There's a
      > > bunch listed in 460-000-006.
      > >
      > > sam
      > >
      > > ---
      > > The trouble with the world is that it's always one drink behind.
      > > -- Humphrey Bogart
      > >
      >
      >

      ---------------------------------------------------------------
      Mike Cowen Practice random acts of kindness
      and selfless acts of beauty.
      mcowen@... -Anonymous



      [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
    • Show all 5 messages in this topic