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IC-R6

Communications Receiver

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Specifications

General

Frequency coverage

France

0.100 - 1309.995* MHz

0.100–29.995, 50.2–51.2, 87.5–107.995,
144–146, 430–440, 1240–1300 MHz

*Cellular blocked; U.S.A version

Mode AM, FM, WFM
Number of memory channels 1300 regular, 50 scan edges and 200 auto memory write
Usable temperature range -10°C to +60°C
+14°F to +140°F
Frequency stability ±1.0ppm (25°C)
Tuning steps 5, 6.25, 8.33*, 9*, 10, 12.5, 15,
20, 25, 30, 50,100, 125, 200 kHz
* Selectable depending on operating bands.
Battery requirement 2×R6 (AA) size Ni-MH or Alkaline cells
External power supply 4.5V DC rated (4.5-6.3V with BC-196SA/SD, CP-18A/E)
Current drain
Rated audio
Standby
Power save
(at 3.0v DC; typical)
130 mA (Ext. SP, backlight off)
65 mA
30 mA (1:4 duty)
Antenna impedance 50Ω (SMA)
Dimensions
(projections not included)

58(W) × 86(H) × 29.8(D) mm

2932(W) × 338(H) × 1116(D) in

Weight 200 g; 7.1 oz
Receiver
Intermediate frequencies
FM, AM
WFM
266.7MHz, 19.65 MHz, 450 kHz
266.7 MHz, 19.95 MHz, 750 kHz

Sensitivity (except spurious points):

FM (at 12dB SINAD)
 
 
 
 
 
 
(*USA version)

 
 WFM (at 12dB SINAD)
 
 
 AM (at 10dB S/N)

  
1.625 - 4.995 MHz
5.000 - 29.995 MHz
30.000 - 117.995 MHz
118.000 - 246.995 MHz
247.000 - 469.995 MHz
470.000 - 832.995 MHz
833.000 - 1029.995 MHz
1030.000 - 1309.995 MHz
76.000 - 108.000 MHz
175.000 - 221.995 MHz
470.000 - 770.000 MHz
0.495 - 4.995 MHz
175.000 - 221.995 MHz
470.000 - 770.000 MHz
0.495 - 4.995 MHz
5.000 - 29.995 MHz
118.000 - 136.000 MHz
222.000 - 246.995 MHz
247.000 - 329.995 MHz
 
0.32 µV
0.25 µV
0.18 µV
0.18 μV
0.18 µV
0.32 µV
0.28 µV
0.35 µV
1.1 µV
1.1 µV
1.8 µV)
1.3 µV
0.71 µV
1.0 µV
1.3 µV
0.89 µV
0.63 µV
0.63 µV
0.79 µV
Selectivity
AM, FM
 
WFM
 
More than 12 kHz/–9dB
Less than 30 kHz/–60dB
More than 150 kHz/–6dB

AF output power (at 3.0V DC)
Internal speaker (16Ω load)
External speaker (8Ω load)


More than 150mW
80mW

External SP connector 3-conductor 3.5 (d) mm (18″) /8Ω

Applicable U.S. Military Specifications

Icom makes rugged products that have been tested to and passed the following MIL-STD requirements and strict environmental standards.

Standard MIL 810 F
Method Proc
Low Pressure 500.4 I, II
High Temp. 501.4 I, II
Low Temp. 502.4 I, II
Temp. Shock 503.4 I
Solar Radiation 505.4 I
Humidity 507.4
Vibration 514.5 I
Shock 516.5 I, IV
Ingress Protection Standards    
Water IPX2 (Drip resistant  
Also meets equivalent MIL-STD-810-C, -D and -E.

All stated specifications are subject to change without notice or obligation.

Supplied accessories

  • Ni-MH cells*
  • AC adapter, BC-196DA/SD*
  • Handstrap
  • Antenna
  • Belt clip

* depending on version

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