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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 .

Detailed list of SG35X Kit contents Item SG35X/TC Interrogator System Label Notes n/a INT subsystem on top. SMA-RP 5 WIFI port (INT) Used for WIFI command/control. Installation optional RF Interconnect Cable 1 Connect To . Installation optional Dual-battery cable 4 PWR IN (AMP) Used with BB-2590/U batteries WIFI Antenna. 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 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. GSM Antenna. 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. SMA Terminated 3 GPS port (INT) Used for GPS time synchronization and system location tagging. Power Jumper Cable 6 From PWR OUT (AMP) to PWR IN (INT) Chains power from AMP subsystem to INT subsystem.

Connect Power Jumper Cable and USB Cable (6) to INT subsystem on top. 6. AMP subsystem on bottom.Set up Instructions Hardware 1. 4. 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) . SMA-RP (5) to WIFI port (INT) Connect GSM Antenna. 5. (1) Connect GPS Antenna (3) to GPS port (INT) Connect WIFI Antenna. 3. 2.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

the serial number for the unit will turn to green. 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.

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

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

**To ensure all ARFCN’s are identified. 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.SURVEY WINDOW HOT KEYS BUTTONS Color code for each MNO Survey BAND** This button will only show active BCCH’s. recommend leaving this setting at 110 .

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

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

The following dialogue box will appear showing previously stored target list.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. Select the target list and click on OPEN.

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

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

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 .

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

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

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