ICOM M37 VHF Marine Transceiver

Product Info
  • Large Keys and Easy-to-Grip Design
  • 6 W RF Output Power
  • 700 mW Audio Output
  • More than 12 Hours* of Long-Lasting Operating Time (with BP-296)
  • Channel History Function Stores the Last Five Channels Used for Easy Recall
  • Float’n Flash Function

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Description

And More

  • IP57 dust-protection and waterproof protection (1 m depth of water for 30 minutes)
  • Low Battery Alert function
  • Voice Loud and Mute function enables to temporary maximize/mute the volume
  • AquaQuake™ function prevents audio degradation from a water-logged speaker
  • Dualwatch and Tri-Watch functions
  • Favorite Channel function
  • Instant access to channel 16 and the Call channel
  • BP-296 user replaceable Li-ion battery pack supplied
  • Weather channels with Weather Alert function

Specifications

General

Frequency range TX 156.025–157.425 MHz
RX 156.050–163.275 MHz
Usable channel groups INT, USA, CAN, WX channels
Type of emission 16K0G3E
Current drain
(at 3.7 V DC)
TX (6.0 W/1.0 W output) 2.75 A/1.0 A
RX
(Max. audio. Inter SP/Exter SP)
0.4 A/0.2 A
Operating temperature range -20 °C to +60 °C, -4 °F to +140 °F
Antenna impedance 50 Ω
Dimensions (W×H×D)
(Projections not included)
59.7 × 140.5 × 38.7 mm,
2.4 × 5.5 × 1.5 in
Weight (approximate) 293 g, 10.3 oz
(with BP-296, antenna and belt clip)

Transmitter

Output power (Hi/Low) 6 W/1 W
Max. frequency deviation ±5.0 kHz
Frequency stability ±10 ppm
Spurious emissions –68 dBc typical

Receiver

Sensitivity (at 12 dB SINAD) 0.25 μV typical
Squelch sensitivity (Threshold) 0.25 μV typical
Adjacent channel selectivity 70 dB typical
Spurious response 70 dB typical
Intermodulation 70 dB typical
Hum and noise 40 dB
Audio output power
(at 10% distortion)
Internal SP 0.7 W typical
( 8 Ω load)
External SP 0.3 W typical
( 4 Ω load)

Measurements made in accordance with TIA/EIA-603.
All stated specifications are subject to change without notice or obligation.

Applicable U.S. Military Specifications

Standard
MIL 810 G
Method
Procedure
Low Pressure 500.5 I, II
High Temperature 501.5 I, II
Low Temperature 502.5 I, II
Temperature Shock 503.5 I-C
Solar Radiation 505.5 I
Rain Blowing/Drip 506.5 I, III
Humidity 507.5 II
Salt Fog 509.5
Dust Blowing 510.5 I
Immersion 512.5 I
Vibration 514.6 I
Shock 516.6 I, IV

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

Applicable IP Rating

Ingress Protection Standard
Water IP57 dust protection and waterproof protection

Accessories

AC ADAPTERS

BC-217S

BC-217SA/SE/SV

AC ADAPTER

CHARGERS

BC-235

Cradle type charging stand

BC-238

MULTI-CHARGER

BATTERIES

BP-296

LI-ION BATTERY PACK

BP-297

BATTERY CASE

ANTENNAS

FA-SC59V

FLEXIBLE ANTENNA

MICROPHONES

HM-213

SPEAKER MICROPHONE

BELT CLIPS

MB-133

BELT CLIP