ICOM M87 VHF Marine Transceiver (Intrinsically Safe)

Product Info
  • ATEX Intrinsically Safe Type Approval
  • IPX7, Waterproof Construction
  • Li-ion Battery for Extra Long Battery Life
  • 22 Programmable Channels for PMR Use
  • Built-in Voice Scrambler
  • Optional Waterproof Speaker-Microphone, HM-138


ATEX Intrinsically Safe Type Approval

The IC-M87 ATEX and designated options are certifi ed to the ATEX Directive. It is suitable for use in hazardous areas where fl ammable gasses or liquids are used such as petroleum tankers and bulk cargo carrier. The approved rating is II2G Ex ib IIA T3 Gb. Special conditions for use: Must be used with BP-227AX When the transceiver is used in hazardous areas, either the jack cover or HM-138 must be attached to the connector. Ambient operating  temperature: –20°C to +55°C EN 60079-0: 2012 + A11: 2013, EN 60079-11: 2012

IPX7, Waterproof Construction

The IC-M87 ATEX is built tough to withstand hazardous and unhospitable environments at sea and on land. Even if the IC-M87 ATEX is dropped into water, the IPX7 waterproof construction will protect it from harm (1 m depth for 30 minutes). The compact and durable body also has been tested to US. military specifications (MIL-STD 810)

Li-ion Battery for Extra Long Battery Life

With the standard 1950 mAh (typ.) rechargeable Li-ion battery pack, BP-227AX, the IC-M87 ATEX allows you up to 19 hours of operating time.*

22 Programmable Channels for PMR Use

The IC-M87 ATEX has 22 programmable channels for PMR use (146–174 MHz). Wide/narrow channel spacing is programmable for each channel, and CTCSS and DTCS signaling is built-in.

Built-in Voice Scrambler

The IC-M87 ATEX has a built-in 32 code voice scrambler. The voice scramble is compatible with the UT-112 which is adopted to some Icom marine radios.* Typical operation with 5:5:90 duty ratio. 20 hours for basic version.

Optional Waterproof Speaker-Microphone, HM-138

An optional waterproof speaker-microphone, HM-138, provides reliable operation, allowing you to wear the IC-M87 ATEX on your belt for added portable convenience.

Additional Features
• Simple Up/Down buttons for operating channel selection
• Instant access to Ch. 16 and call channel
• Simple add/delete TAG scanning operation • Automatic scan function
• 4 level battery indicator • Desktop charger, BC-152N supplied
• Key lock and monitor function • Programmable beep sound
• 2 step power saver • The self check functions