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The potential requirement will consist of:
Integrated Radio Test Systems to provide complete and thorough testing of the Harris 152/152A/117G/150 radio sets. The test set and ancillary items being purchased are provided below:
RF-7801 Test Set, PN: RF-7801-TE101, Quantity of 7
Bench Assy, LC Maintenance System for RF-7801, PN: 11285-5000-01, Quantity of 7
Test Station, HW/SW, AN/PRC-117G, PN: RF-7801-TE110, Quantity of 7
Test Station, SW/HW, AN/PRC-152, PN: RF-7801-TE114, Quantity of 7
Power Kit, USA Style NEMA 5-15R RF-7801 W/UPS, PN: 11285-3008-01, Quantity of 7
Vendors wishing to propose an equivalent product must provide information and evidence to show how their product meets the required capabilities below:
– allows direct control of radio maintenance and provides functionality of multiple test instruments
– test set provides a specific data analysis of preventive and corrective maintenance required on the Harris radios (quick bit test products that provide a pass or fail analysis are not acceptable).
– Have been tested and are compatible with the Harris 152/152A/117G/150 radio tests
– allows user to conduct both narrowband and wideband radio testing, with the capability to test multi-channel radios.