US ARMY SIGNAL CENTER AND FORT GORDON
FORT GORDON, GEORGIA 30905-5070
END-OF-SUBCOURSE PRACTICE EXERCISE
PERFORMANCE (HANDS-ON/WITH THE EQUIPMENT)
DATE: 30 September 1988
SUBCOURSE NUMBER/TITLE: SS-0426-8, Troubleshooting and Final
Testing of the TA-236/FT Telephone
Set (MOS 29N)
Identify components/schematic circuit components, troubleshoot, and final test the TA-236/FT
Given a TA-236/FT, connecting block (WECo type 42 or equivalent), communications wire, telephone
circuit (either a dial central office line or common battery (CB) switchboard (SB-86 circuit), TS-190,
wire cutters, flat-tip screwdriver, TM 11-468 Extract using tactical scenario narrations, and discussions
with a qualified supervisory OJT monitor's assistance.
Correctly identify components/schematic components, perform a preventive maintenance check,
continuity check, and final test with a four errors minimum, within one out of two attempts of the TA-
236/FT within 35 minutes.
When you feel you are ready to perform the performance (hands-on w/equipment) end-of-subcourse
practice exercise for this subcourse, inform your SOJT monitor. You are reminded not to attempt to
perform the above task without the assistance of an assigned SOJT monitor.