Firing Box Mission

You Will Need…

Box 1 - Battery Mission Box

Box 1 – Battery Mission Box

Box 2 - Fire Mission Box

Box 2 – Fire Mission Box

Mission Box Cable Selection Chart

Mission Box Cable Selection Chart

Box Preperation

Box 1 Preperation

Box 1 - Battery Mission Box Opened

Box 1 – Opened

Box 1 - Battery Mission Box Opened - Insert Key in to Power Switch

Box 1 – Insert Key in to Power Switch

Box 1 - Battery Mission Box Opened - Turn the Power Switch On - LEDs on.

Box 1 – Turn the Power Switch On – LEDs on.

Box 1 - Battery Mission Box Opened - - Remove the key and check the battery voltage. Press the test button and simultaneously push the battery selector switch to position 1 & 2. (Voltage should be at least 11.5V)

Box 1 – Remove the key and check the battery voltage. Press the test button and simultaneously push the battery selector switch to position 1 & 2. (Voltage should be at least 11.5V)

Box 1 - Battery Mission Box Opened - Box 1 - Battery test works in the dark too!

Box 1 – Battery test works in the dark too!

Box 1 - Battery Mission Box Opened - Select the Box 1 to Box 2 Cable

Box 1 – Select the Box 1 to Box 2 Cable

Box 2 Preperation

Box 2 - Fire Mission Box - Open the Fire Mission Box

Box 2 – Open the Fire Mission Box

Box 2 - Fire Mission Box - Locate the Fire Mission Box Keys

Box 2 – Locate the Fire Mission Box Keys

Box 2 - Fire Mission Box - Insert the Arm Key

Box 2 – Insert the Arm Key

Box 2 - Fire Mission Box - Turn the Arm Key clockwise to point to the arrow pointing to the Fire Key switch.

Box 2 – Turn the Arm Key clockwise to point to the arrow pointing to the Fire Key switch.

Box 2 - Fire Mission Box - Remove the Arm Key.

Box 2 – Remove the Arm Key.

Put the connecting cable in to Box 2 and close the lid. Also close the Lid on Box 1. Both boxes can now be deployed in the game zone.

If the Firing Key for Box 2 isn’t being given to a nominated person then attach the key using it’s string to a handle on Box 2.

Box 2 – Attaching Pyro

If Box 2 is being hooked up to the pyro device in the field then follow the next steps to connect it or demonstrate to a nominated adult how to if the connection is to be made as part of the mission.

Box 2 - Fire Mission Box - Unscrew one Terminal.

Box 2 – Unscrew one Terminal.

Box 2 - Fire Mission Box - Strip the wire, Twist the ends and make a hook.

Box 2 – Strip the wire, Twist the ends and make a hook.

Box 2 - Fire Mission Box - Hook the wire loop under the terminal.

Box 2 – Hook the wire loop under the terminal.

Box 2 - Fire Mission Box - Screw the terminal cap back down firmly.

Box 2 – Screw the terminal cap back down firmly.

Box 2 - Fire Mission Box - Repeat the previous steps for the other wire.

Box 2 – Repeat the previous steps for the other wire.

At this point the Firing Box is either in position and wired up in the field or is in the filed and can be taken to the firing point by a player who knows what to do when it gets there.

In Game Use

The game mission is then to locate either both boxes and take them to the firing point or find the Battery Box and take it to the Fire Box. Either way the next step is to connect the two boxes together.

Connect the boxes

Box 1 - Battery Mission Box - Battery Box Cable connection. Insert Connector

Box 1 – Battery Box Cable connection. Insert Connector

Box 1 - Battery Mission Box - Inserted Connector Start Position.

Box 1 – Inserted Connector Start Position.

Box 1 - Battery Mission Box - Rotate Connector to Locked Position.

Box 1 – Rotate Connector to Locked Position.

Box 2 - Fire Mission Box - Insert Connector in to Fire Box.

Box 2 – Insert Connector in to Fire Box.

Box 2 - Fire Mission Box - Connector inserted in to Fire Box.

Box 2 – Connector inserted in to Fire Box.

Arming and Firing Pyro

Box 2 - Mission Box Insert the Arming Key

Box 2 – Insert the Arming Key

Box 2 - Mission Box - Arming Key in Safe Position

Box 2 – Arming Key in Safe Position

Box 2 - Mission Box - Arming Key in Armed Position

Box 2 – Arming Key in Armed Position

Only Turn the key to the Armed position when you are ready to set off the pyrotechnic deivce.

Box 2 - Mission Box - Arming Key in Armed Position and lights lit

Box 2 – Arming Key in Armed Position and lights lit

When everything is powered up you should get a series of very bright LEDs. Do not attempt to press the “FIRE” button until the green LED next to it is lit. Make sure it is safe to set it off and no one is near the device. Shout a warning such as “FIRING”

Box 2 - Mission Box - Pressing the "FIRE" Button

Box 2 – Pressing the “FIRE” Button

Press the “FIRE” Button to set off the pyrotechnic device.

IMPORTANT: If for some reason the device doesn’t fire then shout “GAME OVER”, Retire to a safe distance and find one of the Tech Brigade Site Team and they will investigate the pyrotechnic device and make it safe.

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