Icom M87 Marine/PMR Handheld VHF – Black5 September 2023
Icom M87 Marine/PMR Handheld VHF – Black
Designed with particular emphasis on commercial use, the IC-M87 is a high class business marine handheld that meets both marine and simple Private Business Radio (PBR) applications*. Compact and with a tough construction, the IC-M87 meets military standard requirements (MIL-STD) and is built to the same waterproof standard employed by the IC-M1EuroV and IC-M21.
*An appropriate licence will be required.
Marine and PBR Applications
The IC-M87 can be used for both marine and basic PBR applications. A simple push of a button changes the operating band between marine and PBR channels. Up to 22 free channels are available for land use (146隆V174MHz). Wide/narrow channel spacing is programmable for each channel, and CTCSS and DTCS signalling is built-in.
Premium Quality Compact Transceiver
Although aimed at commercial users, the IC-M87 is ideal for leisure boat users who want a premium quality compact transceiver. The IC-M87 has an abundance of standard features including dual and tri watch, tag and priority scanning, an adjustable button-beep tone level, signal strength indicator, sub-channel display, and battery indicator.
All controls are large and easy to use, and have been carefully designed and positioned to provide the simplest of user interfaces at all times on land or sea. Even when wearing gloves, the large buttons are easy to operate. In addition, a large, clear backlit LCD and backlit buttons provide instant recognition of data and ensure reliable communication in any lighting conditions.
- Output Power: 5 Watts
- Battery Life: Up to 15 hours*
- Waterproof Standard: MIL-STD
- Channel Spacing: Wide/Narrow
- CTCSS and DTCS Signalling: Built-in
- HM-138 Waterproof Speaker Microphone
- Rapid Desktop Charger BC-119N
- Multi-Charger BC-121N
Q: Can the IC-M87 be used for both marine and land applications?
A: Yes, the IC-M87 can be used for both marine and basic PBR applications. It has a simple push-button operation to switch between marine and PBR channels.
Q: Is the IC-M87 waterproof?
A: Yes, the IC-M87 meets military standard requirements (MIL-STD) and is built to the same waterproof standard employed by the IC-M1EuroV and IC-M21.
Q: How long is the battery life of the IC-M87?
A: The IC-M87 has a maximum battery life of up to 15 hours* with the standard battery pack.
The IC-M87 Marine/PMR Handheld VHF is a high-quality and versatile transceiver suitable for both commercial and leisure boat users. With its compact and tough construction, waterproof design, and abundance of features, it ensures reliable communication in any environment. Whether for marine or land use, the IC-M87 is a reliable choice.