1/35 AN/VIC-1 Intercoms
Set of AN/VIC-1 intercoms for up to 2 vehicles.
This is a set of 2 1/35 AN/VIC-1 intercoms. It includes:
2 AM-1780 (Amplifer, Audio Frequency),
5 C-2298/VRC (Control Intercommunication Set) and 5 C-10456/VRC,
2 C-2297/VRC, 2 C-2299/VRC,
2 C-2296/VRC, 2 C-2742/VRC,
4 LS-454 loudspeakers,
and over 60 connectors.
The AN/VIC-1 was in use from the 1970's to the early 2000's when it was replaced by the VIC-3 and subsequently by the VIC-5. The VIC-1 is able to provide communication for up to 5 crew members in a vehicle. A C-2298 is placed at each crew station except the driver's. The C-2297 is mounted in the driver's position. A C-2296 box is mounted outside the vehicle to provide communication between the crew and radio inside the vehicle and infantry. The C-10456 is mounted in the M1 Abrams and M2 and M3 Bradleys. The VIC-1 system can be used with AN/VRC-12 radio sets as well as SINCGARS sets.
This system was used on many vehicles including, but not limited to:
M1 Abrams (pre-2003),
M2 and M3 Bradley Fighting Vehicles,
M109A1 and A2,
M998 HMMWV series (pre-2003),
AN/VIC-1 Technical Manual: https://radionerds.com/images/6/69/TM_11-5830-340-12.pdf
Radionerds page on the VIC-1: https://radionerds.com/index.php/AN~VIC-1
PRC68.com page on the VIC-1 and -3: https://www.prc68.com/I/VIC.shtml
VIC-1 brochure: https://static.aminer.org/pdf/PDF/000/33/719/in_vehicle_noise_and_enhanced_speech_intelligibility.pdf
VIC-1 data sheet: https://www.associated-ind.com/pdf/ANVIC1.pdf
Associated Industries page on the VIC-1: https://www.associated-ind.com/vehicular_products_anvic1.htm
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