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TacLink Tactical Router

TacLink® Tactical Router

TacLink Makes the Net Work™

The Raytheon TacLink Tactical Router delivers powerful, field-proven tactical networking capability and provides combat net radio interoperability.

Powerful

TacLink delivers powerful networking communication capabilities by incorporating a 32-bit commmunications processor with field programmable flash memory and downloadable application RAM. TacLink has all the processing power necessary to route data at high rates between its host interface and two independent communication channels.

Versatile

TacLink is a versatile and highly programmable device. It supports over 25 link layer protocols used by joint services, including:

  • MIL-STD-188-220 A/B/C/D1 (Types 1,2,3,4)
  • MIL-STD-188-184
  • AFAPD
  • GDU
  • MTS
  • X.25/LAPB

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TacLink has two independent, downloadable output channels that allow it to simultaneously support multiple protocols on a single device. TacLink can interface with a large number of tactical devices, including:

  • SINCGARS ICOM/SIP/ASIP
  • AN/ARC-210
  • AN/ARC-231
  • AN/PRC-117F/G
  • AN/PRC-148
  • AN/PRC-150
  • AN/PRC-152/A
  • AN/PSC-5/C/D

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IP Support

TacLink can provide an IP front-end to non-IP tactical devices. This allows legacy radio systems to participate in modern IP-based tactical networks. Additionally, TacLink can route among any of its three interfaces: Host, Channel 1 or Channel 2.

TacLink products are compatible with legacy (non-IP based) applications and networks.

Rugged

TacLink is intended for military use in ruggedized systems. TacLink complies with MIL-STD-810G and MIL-STD-461 requirements.

Proven

TacLink products have been successfully fielded in various tactical systems since the early 1990s. More than 80,000 TacLink products have been deployed in a wide range of joint and multiservice applications.

Availability

TacLink products are available via the GSA Schedule at gsaadvantage.gov.

Selected TacLink products are also available via the Common Hardware Systems 4 (CHS-4) contract.

Raytheon offers a complete line of accessories that complement TacLink products.

ITAR STATEMENT

TacLink products are included on the U.S. Munitions List as defined in the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), 22 CFR 120. This document does not contain technical data as defined by the International Traffic in Arms Regulations, 22 CFR 120.10(a), and is therefore authorized for publication.

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The TacLink Family of Products include:

TacLink 3000+ PCMCIA
TacLink 3000E Embedded CCA
TacLink 3100 Ethernet
TacLink 3300 USB
TacLink 3300E Embedded CCA

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Protocol Version List

Firmware Version List

Cable Index

Related Links

AN/ARC-231

AN/PSC-5D