LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS AND TERMS.
Standardize Command Post System
Section II. EQUIPMENT DESCRIPTION
EQUIPMENT CHARACTERISTICS, CAPABILITIES AND FEATURES.
The MCPS is available in green or tan color for use in different types of terrain. Except for color, the characteristics,
capabilities and features of both versions are identical. A separate bootwall is available to connect the MCPS to the M577.
See Appendix G for description and use.
Usable in a variety of climates.
Constructed of lightweight materials.
Deployed in forward battle areas.
Provides blackout protection.
Capabilities and Features.
MCPS may be utilized as a stand alone structure, complexed with another MCPS, or connected to a variety
of tactical vehicles.
Can be set up quickly by two soldiers under normal operating conditions.
MCPS sidewalls are interchangeable to form different configurations.
Frame assembly consists of three collapsible sections made of aluminum tube that unfold and connect to
form a single frame.
MCPS uses quick release fasteners throughout.
MCPS is made of water resistant, mildew resistant, polyester duck fabric.
MCPS frame can be adjusted to offset sloping ground.