In this lesson you will learn how to make an expedient splice using telephone cable WD-1( )/TT or WF-
16/U. You will also learn the procedures used to troubleshoot a telephone line using accepted practices
that are expedient and return the line to an operational status as fast as possible.
TERMINAL LEARNING OBJECTIVES:
Repair telephone cable WD-1( )/TT or WF-16/U, and troubleshoot a telephone line.
If you do not have access to the equipment, you only need this subcourse. If access is
available, you will need a training area, telephone cable WD-1( )/TT or WF-16/U,
installed telephone line, TA-312/PT, TL-13A, electrical or friction tape, and assistants
at each end of the line.
Standard is met when knowledge of the skills required is demonstrated by correctly
answering 70 percent of the questions on maintenance.
The material contained in this lesson was derived from TC 24-20
Knowledge of the correct procedures for repairing telephone cable and returning the line to an
operational status is one of the measuring devices a commander uses in evaluating soldiers under his