1-5. EQUIPMENT CHARACTERISTICS, CAPABILITIES AND
FEATURES - Continued
The radar scattering screen will ignite and burn if it
comes near or touches a hot exhaust pipe, a hot stove
pipe, or an antenna which is transmitting.
The radar scattering screen system must not be placed
over active radar equipment because it will seriously
interfere with the operation of any radar equipment under-
The radar scattering camouflage screen system can be temporarily placed over
halted vehicles, weapons and materials, and over semipermanent positions and
installations to prevent the location and identification of the camouflage items
by the enemy using visual, photographic, or radar devices.
The radar transparent screen can be placed over most
active radar equipment. Camouflage screens do, how-
The radar transparent camouflage screen system is designed for use over active
radar equipment and will inhibit detection of the concealed items by visual and