TM 11-5815-206-12/ TO 31W4-2PGC1-61
3-5). Turn one of the spools until the ribbon is taut
between the spools. Lower both ribbon spool locks
Be sure the ribbon is not twisted at any
to the locking position.
point between the two ribbon spools.
(4) Engage the ribbon in the ribbon guide (fig.
Figure 3-4. Installing roll of recording paper.
Figure 3-5. Inking ribbon mounted in teletypewriter (all models except the TT-4A/TG and
seconds and release it. If the MOTOR switch is in
3-7. Starting Procedure
the OFF position, move it to ON.
B e f o r e starting the teletypewriter, be sure
b. Lift the front door (fig. 1 -7) to expose the
preliminary starting procedures in paragraph
control panel ( f i g . 3-1) and move the LIGHIT
have been accomplished.
switch to ON. When the TT-335/TG1 or TT-537/G
a. If the MOTOR switch (fig. 1-9) is in the
i s to operate in extremely cold temperatures,
p o s i t i o n , press t h e B R E A K s w i t c h f o r a