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IC-V86: Big Power, Big Audio


KIRKLAND, Wash. (April 2019) – Looking for a tough 2M radio that can withstand the most rigorous outdoor elements? Icom is introducing an all-new, MIL-SPEC, and IP67 portable: the IC-V86.

The IC-V86 is leading the pack of Amateur handheld radios with an impressive 7W of RF output power and 1.5W of Audio Frequency (AF) output, as well as MID-STD-810 C, D, E, F, & G! Additionally, the new IP67 design places the IC-V86 into a new category of rugged VHF Portables.

The IC-V86 provides clear communication even in the noisiest of environments. At 1500 mW, the powerful audio is unparalleled. The built-in CTCSS and DTS encoder/decoder ensures that every transmission is crystal clear.

Included is a large capacity Li-ion battery pack (BP2250 mAh) providing 19 hours* of battery life and rapid charger with user-selectable Charging Control Function to reduce battery degradation. Additionally, an optional BP-299, 3150 mAh extra large capacity Li-Ion battery pack is also available.

Solid construction meets IP54 and MIL-STD 810G standards, protecting the radio from water, dust, vibration, and shock. The IC-V86 gives you more audio, more RF power, more coverage, and more battery capacity – all in a compact handheld.

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