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ICOM IC-M73 EURO VHF Marine Transceiver

Product Code: ICM73

The ICOM IC-M73 EURO VHF handheld marine radio is waterproof to IPX8 submersion rating. With a bright, LCD screen and slim egonomic body the ICOM IC-M73Euro is ideal for both business and leisure purposes and is designed for use in rain, snow and other severe weather conditions.

700mW loud Audio makes it clear to hear even in noisy environments.

AquaQuake function allows you to clear the systems speaker of water when you have submerged it in water or used it in wet conditions. This VHF radio does not float. For a floating Marine radio see the ICOM 93.


ICOM IC-M73 EURO Handheld VHF Marine Radio - £274.95


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The Icom IC-M73 Euro is a marine radio which is waterproof to IPX8 Advanced Waterproof submersion rating which means it can go underwater to a depth of 1.5m (4.9ft) for a maximum of 30 minutes. The design is a slim, hourglass body and it features a wide viewing angle, bright LCD screen. Should you drop it in water or use it in the rain the AquaQuake water draining function will eject water from the speaker grille with low frequency sound. This radio is designed to be used in the rain, snow or other severe weather conditions making it ideal for both leisure and business customers.

If you are looking for a floating Marine radio transceiver then we recommend buying the

The Icom IC-M73 features Dual/Tri-watch function for monitoring Channel 16 and/or call channel. Favourite channel and tag scan functions also are included. Plus it provides 700mW loud Audio with bridge-tied load (BTL) amplifier which doubles the audio output. The result of these features is clear sound even in noisy environments.

The battery indicator has 4 levels. The rapid charger BC-210 is supplied with the IC-M73 EURO. With a long battery life this is a solid, dependable handheld VHF radio.

Hands free operation is possible using the VOX (Voice Operated Transmit) function. With the OPC-1392 headset cable you can use a variety of optional HS-94, HS-95 or HS-97 headsets. Plus the VOX gain and VOX delay time are adjustable.

Other features of this ICOM Handheld VHF Marine Radio are auto power save function and a FA-S64V short antenna.

Optional extras include speaker-microphones (HM-167 and HM-202)

ICOM iC-M73 Euro Handheld VHF Marine Radio Features

‣Slim, hourglass, egonomic designed body
‣Wide viewing angle, bright LCD
‣700mW loud audio
‣6Watts RF high output power
‣IPX8 Advanced Waterproofing submersion rating (1.5m depth for 30 minutes)
‣AquaQuake water draining function ejects water when system has been submerged in water
‣Dual/Tri-Watch function for monitoring Channel 16 and/or call channel
‣Long battery life
‣Bridge-tied load (BTL) amplifier (doubles the audio output)
‣Compatible with headset for VOX handsfree operation
‣VOX gain and delay adjustable
‣Auto power save function
‣FA-S64V short antenna
‣1 year guarantee

What's in the box? (when purchased from

‣ICOM IC-M73 VHF Handheld Marine Radio
‣BP-245H Battery Pack
‣BC-210 Battery Charger
‣BC-06 AC Adapter
‣MB-103 Belt Clip
‣CP-25H Cigarette Lighter Cable
‣Hand Strap

ICOM IC M73 Euro Technical Specification

‣Technology: VHF radio
‣Display: Wide viewing angle LCD
‣Touchscreen: No
‣Floats on water: No
‣Battery: 4 level battery indicator
‣AquaQuake: Yes
‣IPX waterproof rating: IPX8
‣Output power: 6W RF
‣Sound: 700mW Loud Audio
‣Guarantee: 1-year

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This product is a sophisticated electronic device which requires that you read, understand, and act upon the information given in the instruction manual (usually available via the above 'manual' link). You will need internet access and, in accordance with the manufacturers’ recommendations, regularly seek out and accept all firmware or software updates offered by the manufacturer. All GPS devices need to ‘see’ the satellites in the sky. Therefore you will need to know that your vehicle does not have glass that will block or impede the GPS signal.

Updates to this product are via the internet. At this product page we state compatibility with specific versions of current internet connection devices, for example: PC, laptop, MAC, smartphone etc. The Consumer Contract Regulations allow you 14 days, from receipt of purchase, to check compatibility with your internet connection device/s. If you choose to replace or update your PC, MAC etc. neither we nor the manufacturer will be responsible if the new/replacement Operating System (OS) is not compatible with the purchased product.

Page last reviewed: 15th March 2024

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