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VHF Air Band Transceivers

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Specifications

General
Frequency Coverage
IC-A14
Tx (COM)
Rx (COM, NAV)
Rx (Weather)
IC-A14S
Tx/Rx (COM)
 
 
118.000-136.975 MHz
108.000-136.975 MHz
161.650-163.275 MHz
 
118.000-136.975 MHz
Mode
Weather (IC-A14 only)
AM (6K00A3E)
FM (16K0G3E)
Channel spacing 25 kHz
No. of memory channels
IC-A14
IC-A14S
 
200 channels with 10 banks
100 channels
Antenna impedance 50Ω (BNC type)
Power supply requirement 7.4V DC (Icom battery pack)
Current drain (at 7.2 V DC)
Tx
Rx Max. audio
Rx Stand-by
 
1.5 A typical
500 mA typical
50 mA typical
Operating Temperature Range -10°C to +60°C; -14°F to +140°F
Dimensions (W×H×D)
(projections not included)
53×120×36.9 mm;
2332×42332×1716 in.
Weight (approx.) 350 g; 12.3 oz (with antenna and BP-232N)
Transmitter
Output power (at 7.2 V DC) 5.0/1.5W typ. (PEP/CW)
Modulation limiting 70-100%
Frequency stability ±5ppm
Audio harmonic distortion Less than 10% (at 60% mod.)
Hum and noise ratio More than 35 dB
Spurious emissions More than 46 dB (except operating freq. ±62.5 kHz point)
Microphone impedance 3-conductor 2.5 (d) mm (110″) / more than 100kΩ
Receiver
Intermediate frequency
1st
2nd
 
46.35 MHz
450 kHz
Sensitivity (typ)
COM (at 6dB S/N)
NAV (at 6dB S/N)
WX (at 12dB SINAD)
 
-6dBµ typ.
-3dBµ (IC-A14 only)
-13dBµ (IC-A14 only)
Squelch
AM
FM
 
Less than 0dBµ
less than -5dBµ
Selectivity More than 7.5 kHz/-6 dB
Less than 25 kHz/-60 dB
Hum and noise More than 35 dB (at 30% mod.)
Spurious response
AM
FM (IC-A14 only)
 
More than 60 dB
More than 30 dB
Audio output power
Internal speaker
External speaker
 
More than 700mW
More than 500mW at 10% distortion with an 8Ω load, 30% modulation
Ext. speaker connector 3-conductor 3.5 (d) mm, (18″) / 8Ω

Applicable U.S. Military Specifications & IP Rating

Standard

MIL 810F
Method Proc.
Low Pressure 500.4 I, II
High Temp. 501.4 I, II
Low Temp. 502.4-3 I, II
Temp. Shock 503.4 I
Solar Radiation 505.4 I
Rain 506.4 I,III
Humidity 507.4
Salt Fog 509.4
Dust 510.4 I
Vibration 514.4 I
Shock 516.5 I, IV

Also meets equivalent MIL-STD-810-C, -D and -E.

Ingress Protection Standard
Water IPX (Water resistant protection)

Measurement made in accordance with FCC Part 87 for USA versions. All specifications are subject to change without notice or obligation.

Supplied Accessories

  • Battery pack, BP-232N or battery case, BP-261*
  • Battery charger, BC-179*
  • AC adapter, BC-174A/E*
  • Belt clip, MB-94
  • Antenna, FA-B02AR
  • Handstrap

* Depending on version

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