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- Tactical ground communications : Add brief definition or description
- Radio : Transmission and reception of information, which can be voice, data or imagery over electromagnetic radiation in free space (i.e., wireless). The information is modulated onto a carrier wave
- Squad : The basic unit of infantry military tactics, composed of 7-13 soldiers, and subdivided into two or more fire teams
- United States Army : Branch of the United States Armed Forces with the principal responsibility of conducting large-scale ground combat
- United States Marine Corps : A branch of the United States Armed Forces, with primary responsibilities as naval infantry and in amphibious warfare, are organized in Marine Air-Ground Task Forces capable of serving as up to corps headquarters with integrated close air support
- SCR-500 : Add brief definition or description
- AN/PRC-8 : A variant of the AN/PRC-10 tactical radio of the U.S. Army in the Korean War, a backpack vacuum tube radio with preselected frequencies, introduced in 1951 and begun to be replaced by the AN/PRC-25 in 1962. It operated between 20.0 to 27.9MHz; the AN/PRC-10 and AN/PRC-9 were identical save for operating frequencies
- AN/PRC-9 : A variant of the AN/PRC-10 tactical radio of the U.S. Army in the Korean War, differing only in operating frequency from the AN/PRC-10 and AN/PRC-8. All were backpack vacuum tube radios with preselected frequencies, introduced in 1951 and begun to be replaced by the AN/PRC-25 in 1962. It operated between 27.0 to 38.9 MHz
- AN/PRC-10 : The basic Korean War tactical radio of the U.S. Army, a backpack vacuum tube radio with preselected frequencies in the 38.0 to 54.9 MHz range, introduced in 1951 that began to be replaced by the AN/PRC-25 in 1962.
- AN/PRC-25 : The basic U.S. military squad tactical radio, along with its slightly upgraded version, the AN/PRC-77, introduced in 1962 and in service for approximately 30 years
- AN/PRC-119 : A 1990s-vintage manpack tactical radio compatible with the SINCGARS waveform and security system, which is the basic U.S. Army infantry squad radio being replaced with more advanced, flexible units
- AN/PSC-5 : A man-portable, as well as vehicle and base-mounted, secure VHF/UHF line-of-sight as well as UHF satellite radio, with SINCGARS and HAVE QUICK II compatibility
- AN/PRC-148 : The Multiband Inter/Intra Team Radio (MBITR), which covers the HF through VHF spectrum, is the first widely defined military software-defined radio, although it precedes the Joint Tactical Radio System.
- Battery (electrical) : Add brief definition or description
- Frequency modulation : Technique for imposing information onto a electromagnetic signal of constant frequency -- the "carrier wave".
- Frequency agility : The capability of a set of electromagnetic receivers and transmitters to change, rapidly, their operating frequencies, possibly under the control of pseudo-random, network-synchronized frequency selection software
- SINCGARS : Add brief definition or description