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Frequency range Tx 156.000–162.000MHz
Rx 156.000–163.425MHz
CH70 156.525MHz
AIS1, 2 161.975, 162.025MHz
Usable channels INT, USA* channels
*Available depending on version
Type of emission 16K0G3E (FM), 16K0G2B (DSC)
Power supply requirement 13.8V DC (10.8–15.6V DC)
Current drain
(at 13.8V DC)
Tx 25W output 5.5A
Rx AF Max External SP 5.0A (RX hailer ON)
Internal SP 1.5A
Operating temperature range −20°C to +60°C
Antenna impedance 50Ω (SO-239)
Dimensions (W×H×D)
(Projections not included)
178.9×113.9×113.8 mm
Weight (approx.) 1400g




Output power (at 13.8V DC) 25W, 1W
Max. frequency deviation ±5.0kHz
Frequency stability Less than ±0.5kHz
Spurious emissions Less than 0.25μW




Intermediate frequency
1st 30.15MHz, 2nd 450kHz
1st 21.7MHz, 2nd 450kHz
−5dBμ emf typ. (20dB SINAD)
−4dBμ emf typ. (1% BER)
Adjacent channel
selectivity CH70 (1% BER)
More than 75dB
More than 73dBμ emf
Spurious response
CH70 (1% BER)
More than 75dB
More than 73dBμ emf
CH70 (1% BER)
More than 75dB
More than 68dBμ emf
Hum and noise More than 40dB
Audio output power
(at 10% distortion)
More than 15W with a 4Ω
RX speaker




Receiving frequency 1575.42 MHz (GPS),
1602 MHz (GLONASS)
Receiving channels 24 channels
Satellite differential type WAAS, EGNOS, MSAS, GAGAN

Applicable U.S. Military Specifications

Icom makes rugged products that have been tested to and passed the following MIL-STD requirements and strict environmental standards.

Standard MIL-810 G
Method, Proc.
Low Pressure Storage 500.5 I
Low Pressure Operation 500.5 II
High Temperature Storage 501.5 I
High Temperature Operation 501.5 II
Low Temperature Storage 502.5 I
Low Temperature Operation 502.5 II
Temperature Shock 503.5 I-C
Solar Radiation 505.5 I
Rain Blowing 506.5 I
Humidity 507.5 II
Salt Fog 509.5
Dust Blowing 510.5 I
Water Immersion 512.5 I
Vibration 514.6 I
Shock Functional 516.6 I
Shock Transit Drop 516.6 IV
Also meets equivalent MIL-STD-810-C, -D, -E and -F.

Applicable IP Rating and environmental test.

Ingress Protection Standard
Water IPX8 (1m depth water for 60 minutes)