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Last Revised: 08/02/2007

Title: TEMPEST Level I
Status: No longer produced
Category: Facsimile Transceiver/Scanner/Printer
Manufacturer: Secure Systems Group
Model: SSG ILEX 595-TSF
Description: The SSG ILES 595-TSF is a TEMPEST modified facsimile system consisting of a plain paper facsimile transceiver, scanner, and laser printer. The OEM is manufactured by Panasonic as the UF-595 and modified for secure communications by L3 Systems, Inc. The SSG ILEX 595-TSF utilizes facsimile transmission protocols to provide documents on A4, Letter and Legal size plain paper. Copies can be made using the scanning mechanism that is integrated into the SSG ILEX 595-TSF. The machine can slo print onto A4, Letter, and Legal size paper using its standard parallel interface. Another feature of this machine is the use of QuickScan, which is a process that speeds up the loading of documents into memory at a rate of approximately 6 seconds per page at standard resolution. This method also applies faster feeding from the leading to the lagging edge of a single page. The primary intent is to use the SSG ILES 595-TSF is TEMPEST modified to meet the requirements of AMSG 720B and the Level I requirements of NSTISSAM TEMPEST/1-92. Integral Options: SSG ILEX 595-TSF: Group 3 compatibility with Modem speeds 33.6 kb/s - 2.4 kb/s Communications and scanning resolutions: Horizontal: 8 dot/mm 203 dpi 16 dot/mm 406 dpi Vertical: - Standard 3.85 lines/mm lpi Integral Options (continued) - Fine 7.7 lines/mm 196 lpi - Superfine 15.4 lines/mm 391 lpi Recording resolutions: Horizontal: 16 dot//mm 406 dpi Vertical: - Fax, Copy 15.4 lines/mm 391 lpi - PC Printing 300 X 300 600 X 600 Parallel Interface MIL-STD-188-161C Type 1 and STANAG 5000 Protocols 250 Sheet Paper Cassette 1MB Document Memory (60 pages) 30 Page ADF (automatic document feeder) 3 Second Fax Transmission 5 ppm (pages per minute) printing speed 64 levels of Halftone (photo) 99 - 140 VAC, 47/63 Hz Input Power Ancillary Options: 1MB Flash Memory (80 pages, standard resolution) 2MB Flash Memory (160 pages, standard resolution) 4MB Flash Memory (320 pages, standard resolution) Additional add-on 250 sheet paper tray 200 - 240 VAC, 47/63 Hz Input Power The SSG ILEX 595-TSF was designed to be part of a secure voice/fax system. The key advantage of the SSG ILEX 595-TSF is the integrated scanner and printer features that are incorporated into the facsimile transceiver. Specific advantages are: - Use plain paper, A4, Letter and Legal sizes - Flash memory in increments of 1Mbytes, 2Mbytes, and 4Mbytes - Scans documents in standard, fine, and superfine resolution - Prints via paralletl port in 300 X 300 and 600 X 600 resolutions - 250 sheet plain paper cassette (additional 250 sheet as option) - Full one-year warranty

Date Posted: Jan 15, 2009 | Last Modified: Jun 11, 2009 | Last Reviewed: Jun 11, 2009