M2/M3 BFV: HULL POWER DIST SYSTEM - OD1606 - LESSON 1/TASK 1
MAINTENANCE OF THE M2/M3 BRADLEY FIGHTING
VEHICLE SYSTEM (BFV) HULL POWER DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM
Describe the components that comprise the hull power
distribution system, and the procedures for replacing the
vehicle power distribution box, battery jumper/conductor
bus, battery simplified test equipment-M1/fighting vehicle
system (STE-M1/FVS) shunt, and the waster battery switch
Within a self-study environment and given the subcourse text, without
Within two hours
No supplementary references are needed for this task.
The M2/M3 Bradley fighting Vehicle (BFV) is an extremely important
addition to today's new action Army.
The M2 infantry fighting
vehicle (IFV) mode provides rapid transportation for a mechanized
infantry squad to and from the scene of battle.
It allows the
mechanized infantry squad to keep up with and continually engage the
The M3 calvary fighting vehicle (CFV) aids and assists the
It can move
rapidly to adjust to the changing scene of the battlefield or to
pursue the enemy.
It is easy to see from this brief introduction that the BFV must be
kept continually ready.
For example, assume that several of the
battalion's BFVs are down due to hull electrical problems. The