AMCVIS – Armored, Tactical Vehicle and Watercraft Intercom System

AMCVIS – Armored, Tactical Vehicle and Watercraft Intercom System

Overview

Overview

AMCVIS Tactical Vehicle Intercom SystemThe AMCVIS is a ruggedized vehicle intercom system designed for use in military, tactical and armored vehicles.The intercom system supports simultaneous transmit and receive of up to 10 crewmen. Versions of the intercom system have been successfully fielded by SOCOM since 1996. The entire system is designed to be rapidly deployable, simple to operate and work in harsh environments.

System Components

— IMU (Intercom Master Unit)

— ICU (Intercom Control Unit)

— Optional Headsets

— Optional Radio Bridging Circuit

Features and Mission Capabilities

Intercom System for Military and Tactical VehiclesIndependent, Individual Radio and Intercom Controls

— Individual crew members can selectively monitor up to two radios and selectively transmit over one

Independent, Individual Volume Controls

— Personal, independent control of radio and intercom volumes

Compact Form Factor

— Radio and intercom P-T-T along with headset jack and volume controls are in a small assemblage worn by the user

Compatibility

— Compatible with all commercial and military radios and headsets, including active noise reduction (ANR) headsets

Rapidly Deployable

— Easily installed and removed from vehicle

Applications/Vehicle Installations

— HMMWV & Tanks

— RHIB Boat (splash proof version)

— Lenco BearCat (console mounted version)

Commentary from the Field

“In our decade of experience with the CAT AMCVIS it has proven to be reliable, rugged, and built to perform in the harshest of battlefield conditions. The AMCVIS is flexible to install, easy to maintain, and provides an intuitive user interface.” – USASOC, Ft Bragg 01/2006


System Components

System Components

“In our decade of experience with the C-AT AMCVIS it has proven to be reliable, rugged, and built to perform in the harshest of battlefield conditions. The AMCVIS is flexible to install, easy to maintain, and provides an intuitive user interface.” – US Army, Ft Bragg

Portable EOC Unit - 4 Talk Group, 10 Port - Rack Mount

IMU (Intercom Master Unit)

Interconnects crewmen, commander, and attached commercial or military “green gear” radios

Portable EOC Unit - 4 Talk Group, 10 Port - Rack Mount

ICU (Intercom Control Unit)

Crewmen/Commander controls for intercom listening level adjustment, radio transmit selection and radio/intercom P-T-T

 

 

AMCVIS Tactical System Control Unit - Complete

ICU (Intercom Control Unit)
Crewmen/Commander controls for intercom listening level adjustment, radio transmit selection and radio/intercom P-T-T


Intercom Control Unit

Intercom Control Unit

Digital Intercom ControlsOverview

The ICU (intercom control unit), developed to meet SOF warfighter requirements, provides individual controls to the intercom users

Mission Features and Capabilities

Digital Control

— Select to monitor one or both radios and independently set listening levels of radios and intercom

Independent Crewman Controls

— Independently select between transmit radios

Compact Form Factor

— Small, rugged, clip-on assembly with volume controls, intercom P-T-T, radio P-T-T, and radio select, and TJ-101 headset jack

Ease of Use

— Wearable design permits easy-of-access and user mobility

Compatibility

–Compatible with electret condenser or dynamic microphones


Manuals & Literature

Manuals & Literature

The following information is available for download:

Manual:

Literature:

Briefing:

 


Radios Compatible with AMCVIS


Partial List of Radios Compatible with the AMCVIS

AMCVIS is a SOF-proven vehicle inter-communications system providing 21st century warfighters with effective, reliable intercommunications…and more.

Military/commercial radios currently tested for compatible with AMCVIS:

  • Harris 5800 with ALE
  • Harris M7300
  • Harris UNITY
  • Thales LIBERTY
  • Thales P25
  • Thales MBITR
  • Codan with remote PTT access
  • PRC-148
  • SINCGARS
  • PSC-5
  • Motorola XTL5000
  • Motorola XTVA
  • Motorola XTS5000 digital
  • Motorola APX
  • PRC-117
  • PRC-521
  • Scope Shield
  • Bowman
  • BEL Stars V
  • ICOM F43-GS
  • ICOM F80
  • Iridium
  • GlobalStar
  • LightSquared G2 Satellite radio
  • STU and STE secure telephones
  • Motorola SECTERA encrypted cell phone
  • TMC SRP 8030/8031
  • AN/ARC-164, ARC-186, and ARC-201