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Wireless Set No. 38 AFV

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Wireless Set No. 38 AFV was a version developed for fitting in AFV's. It was powered by 12V and normally used in conjunction with a No. 19 Set to link the Infantry No. 38 Set to a No. 19 Set net.

The set comprised two units: Wireless Set No. 38 AFV and Power Supply and LF Amplifier Unit No. 1, both normally mounted on top of the No. 19 Set.

Operation of the No. 38 AFV Set was by the standard No. 19 Set headgear assembly via Control Units No. 16 and No. 17.

Wireless Set No. 38 AFV was principally a Wireless Set No. 38 Mk.II*, modified and operated by a relay.

PSU and LF Amplifier Unit No. 1 provided LT and HT to the No. 38 AFV and amplified its audio output.

WS No. 38 AFV set unit. WS No. 38 AFV power unit. WS No. 38 AFV fitted in tank.

Control Unit No. 16 (shown left) and No. 17 had extra switch functions. They replaced the existing No. 1 and No. 2 control units.

WS No. 38 AFV control unit.

Wireless Set No. 38 AFV (set unit).

Wireless Set No. 38 AFV Power Supply and LF Amplifier Unit No. 1.

Wireless Set No. 38 AFV fitted in a tank on top of a standard No. 19 Set installation.