(c) Hold the transmitter in a verti.
cal attitude (see fig. 2-3 and (2) below), Lift
antenna cap and extend the antenna to its full
FIRE button cover and push the FIRE button.
47-inch length (fig. 2-2). To assure full exten-
Hold the FIRE button down for at least five sec-
sion of antenna, set transmitter on ground or
hold between knees. Extend antenna by screw
cap until coil appears. Hold coil with one" hand
(2) Operator will obtain greater trans-
and fully extend u per portion of antenna
mitting range when operating the transmitter
Grasp coil and fully extend
using other hand.
lower portion of antenna.
(a) Holding transmitter against
(b) In kneeling position, place
transmitter on knee.
(c) Placing transmitter on ground
FIRE BUTTON. A SLIGHT BURN
or on top of a large metal surface such as the
CAN RESULT FROM TOUCHING
top of a vehicle, etc.
THE ANTENNA WHEN A SIGNAL
IS BEING TRANSMITTED IN
ADDITION TO THE TRANSMIS-
SION RANGE BEING REDUCED.
Figure 2-2. Extending transmitter antenna.