ARMY TM 10-8340-224-13
AIR FORCE TO 35E5-6-1
SECTION III. TECHNICAL PRINCIPLES OF OPERATION
1-15. OPERATION OF THE TEMPER.
The Tent, Extendable, Modular, Personnel (TEMPER) is an
extendable, modular, framesupported shelter consisting of a
collapsible aluminum frame covered with a coated polyester
fabric. Modules are 20 feet, 6 inches wide, and can be extended
in 8-foot increments.
The modules can be configured by using becket loops and grommets
to attach any combination of window and/or door sections, along
with vestibules for module connections.
A tent fly is used to
reduce solar loading and provide increased environmental
Single-ply and insulated floor sections and liners, modesty
curtains, partitions, electrical distribution systems,
fluorescent and incandescent lights, air distribution plenums,
and double bumpthrough doors are available to allow
configurations that satisfy user requirements.