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SG35X Quick Start Guide

Update: 9/24/14

SG35X Interrogator System
INT subsystem on top
AMP subsystem on bottom
SG35X/INT Interrogator Module

SG35X/AMP Amplifier Module

SG35X Kit Contents 2 3 4 1 5 8 6 7 .

Power Jumper Cable 6 From PWR OUT (AMP) to PWR IN (INT) Chains power from AMP subsystem to INT subsystem.Detailed list of SG35X Kit contents Item SG35X/TC Interrogator System Label Notes n/a INT subsystem on top. SMA Terminated 3 GPS port (INT) Used for GPS time synchronization and system location tagging. AMP subsystem on bottom n/a Port 1 (INT) to Port 1 (AMP) Port 2 (INT) to Port 2 (AMP) Port 3 (INT) to Port 3 (AMP) Factory-installed interconnect cables. N Terminated 7 ANT port (AMP) Transmit antenna Ethernet Cable (optional) 8 From LAN (INT) to computer Used for wired Ethernet command/control. Installation optional Dual-battery cable 4 PWR IN (AMP) Used with BB-2590/U batteries WIFI Antenna. Installation optional USB Cable 6 From USB (INT) to USB (AMP) Used for amplifier control. Do not remove! Rechargeable Batteries (2) 2 Dual-battery cable (see #4) BB-2590/U batteries or similar GPS Antenna. Installation optional RF Interconnect Cable 1 Connect To . GSM Antenna. SMA-RP 5 WIFI port (INT) Used for WIFI command/control.

(1) Connect GPS Antenna (3) to GPS port (INT) Connect WIFI Antenna. Connect Power Jumper Cable and USB Cable (6) to INT subsystem on top. N Terminated (7) to ANT port (AMP) Connect Dual-battery cable (4) to PWR IN (AMP) Connect Dual-battery cable (4) to Rechargeable Batteries (2) .Set up Instructions Hardware 1. 6. 5. 2. 4. SMA-RP (5) to WIFI port (INT) Connect GSM Antenna. AMP subsystem on bottom. 3.

Select the “Field Unit List” tab 2. Add a Field Unit: 1.Set up Instructions GUI Launch the VIC GUI by double clicking on your desktop icon. and select the device type from the drop down list then click “Add”. Name. 4. (* make certain your laptop WIFI adapter setting (TCP/IPv4) is on the correct setup. Double click on the unit you just added. Click “Connect Field Unit”. Enter the WIFI IP address in the “Advance Configuration” then click “Apply”. 6. 5. Enter the Serial Number. Click on “Add Field Unit” 3. .

Select the “Field Unit List” tab .Set up Instructions GUI 1.

Click on “Add Field Unit” .Set up Instructions GUI 2.

Name. and select the device type from the drop down list then click “Add”. .Set up Instructions GUI 3. Enter the Serial Number.

. Double click on the unit you just added.Set up Instructions GUI 4.

(* make certain your laptop WIFI adapter setting (TCP/IPv4) is on the correct setup.Set up Instructions GUI 5. Enter the WIFI IP address in the “Advance Configuration” then click “Apply”. .

Set up Instructions GUI 6. . Click “Connect Field Unit”.

CLICK on the START SURVEY button for the radio to identify ARFCN’s within reach of the antenna.Set up Instructions Remote Survey Once connected. . the serial number for the unit will turn to green.

BCCH are grouped accordingly on each MNO allocated frequency range. .SURVEY RESULTS Survey Results are provided by MNO. Example above shows a total of 4 Networks in the 900Mhz band. Each MNO is color coded for ease of identification.

ARFCN. . MNC. Network Identity and CA LIST. MCC.BCCH parameters information ARFCN The 35x will provide BCCH information for each decoded channel by placing cursor over each individual line(ARFCN). Cell ID. LAC. This includes. RX level. BSIC.

recommend leaving this setting at 110 . Allows to select individual MNO Allows to filter by Neighbors for each decoded ARFCN Select signal strenth of decoded ARFCN’s to display on display** **SG35x is single band. **To ensure all ARFCN’s are identified.SURVEY WINDOW HOT KEYS BUTTONS Color code for each MNO Survey BAND** This button will only show active BCCH’s.

ADD TARGETS FOR INTERROGATION Select the TARGET tab to view this window .

By moving sliders.ADDING TARGET IDENTIFIERS 3 5 2. Select roaming not allowed 7. 6. If known. CLICK THIS BUTTON 7 8 3. This will aid for selecting target identifier and placing in silent call. This window will appear 4 6 1. 8. type the IMSI assigned to the SIM Card. type the know IMEI for the modem. 5. Type a particular name/number 4. If known. assign a particular color for each individual target . Select Interrogate and Hold.

Select the target list and click on OPEN.ADDING/SAVING TARGET LIST To use a previous target list. . click on the “Load Interrogation Target List”. All targets in the target list will populate the Target window. The following dialogue box will appear showing previously stored target list.

Click on SAVE to save the new list.ADDING/SAVING TARGET LIST To SAVE a NEW target list. Type a unique list name for the new target list. click on the “SAVE AS” button. The following dialogue box will appear showing previously stored target list. .

. allows for the operator to edit particular target information attached to the SG35x.EDIT TARGET Clicking the EDIT button on the Target tab.

EVENT TAB Click to start interrogation of active IMSI/IMEI’s within range of SG35x From this tab start “INTERROGATION OF SUSPECT IMSI/IMEI” .

ACTIVE INTERROGATION Click to Roll Lack Once Notice turns blue +/.power of transmission SG35x attraction level to IMSI/IMEI’s IMSI/IMEI’s near SG35x will be presented in order of capture .

Right click over selected IMSI/IMEI 2.START SILENT CALL AGAINST TARGET 1. Notice that “CALL STARTED” appears in column labeled “Status” Click on this button to open the Silent Call Activity window . Select “Start Silent Call” 3.

AS THE OPERATOR MOVES THE ANTENNA IN A 360. THIS SCREEN AIDS THE OPERATOR TO IDENTIFY A GENERAL AREA WHERE THE EMITTING IMSI/IMEI IS LOCATED. ARFCN used by SG35x b. IF A HANDHELD ANTENNA IS USED. Signal strength of IMSI/IMEI in relation to SG35x TARGET RF TRANSMISSION. THIS ALONG WITH RSSI VALUE WILL AID IN IDENTIFYING GENERAL AREA AND PROXIMITY TO EMITTER. AS SG35X MOVES THIS LINE WILL MOVE AS IT GAINS OR LOOSES SIGNAL STRENGTH. . INDICATING THE GENERAL AREA. THE RF TRANSMISSION WILL MOVE.Silent Call Activity Window Target INFO a.

.STOP SILENT CALL Silent call terminated Although Silent Call has been terminated. the SG35x continues to interrogate IMSI/IMEI’s in the area.