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ICOM M605 Fixed Mount VHF Marine Transceiver w / 4.3

ICOM M605 Fixed Mount VHF Marine Transceiver w / 4.3" Display and AIS Receiver

  • Class D DSC, Active Noise-Canceling, Configuration Flexibility, Color: Black
  • Current Draw @ 13.8 Volt DC: 8.0 Amp Receive / 6.0 Amp Transmit
  • Waterproof Rating: IPX8, Dimensions: 10.8 x 4.4 x 4.8 Inches
  • Item #: 
    Model #: 
    M605 21
    Shipping Weight: 
    7.30 Lbs.
    List Price: 
    Our Price:
    Status:    In Stock



    • The ICOM M605 allows the user choices on how to set up the radio with up to three stations
    • Includes a Large color display: 4.3" color TFT LCD display provides nearly a 180 degree viewing angle
    • Configuration flexibility - Use one of the three combinations when setting up your M605:
      • M605 + three COMMANDMICS
      • M605 + two COMMANDMICS + one Command Head
      • M605 + two Command Heads + one COMMANDMIC
    • Hailer: 30W listen back hailer
    • Horn/Foghorn: Built-in
    • GPS: GNSS antenna included
    • Large color display: 4.3" color TFT LCD display provides nearly a 180 degree viewing angle
    • NMEA 2000™ and NMEA 0183 connectivity
    • Integrated AIS Receiver:
      • Can show AIS vessel traffic information on the display
    • Active noise cancelling
    • Last call voice recording saves the last two minutes of the last incoming call or start recording manually
    • Integrated GNSS receiver
    • Class D DSC
    • Weather & alert channels
    • AquaQuake® draining function
    • Instant access to channel 16 and channel 09 call channel
    • Versions:
      • Radio without AIS receiver
      • Radio with AIS receiver


    • General:
      • Frequency Range:
        • Tx: 156.025-161.600 MHz
        • Rx: 156.025-162.000 MHz
        • CH70: 156.525 MHz
        • AIS1, 2: 161.975, 162.025 MHz
      • Usable channels: USA, CAN, INT, WX channels
      • Type of emission: 16K0G3E (FM), 16K0G2B (DSC)
      • Power supply requirement: 13.8 V DC (11.7-15.9 V DC)
      • Current drain:
        • Tx (at 25W output): 6.0 A
        • Rx (Maximum audio): 8.0 A
      • Operating temperature range: -20° C to +60° C; -4° F to +140° F
      • Antenna Impedance: 50Ω (SO-239)
      • Weight (approximate): 1510 g (3.3 lbs)
    • Transmitter:
      • Output power (at 13.8 V DC): 25W, 1W
      • Max. frequency deviation: ±5 kHz
      • Frequency tolerance: ±5 ppm
      • Spurious emissions: Less than -70 dBc (at 25 W)
      • Adjacent channel power: More than 70 dB
      • Residual modulation: More than 40 dB
    • Receiver:
      • Intermediate frequency: 30.15 MHz, 450 kHz (1st/2nd)
        • CH70: 21.70 MHz, 450 kHz (1st/2nd)
      • Adjacent channel selectivity: More than 80dB
          CH70 (1% BER): More than 80 dBµ emf
      • Spurious response: More than 77dB
        • CH70 (1% BER): More than 73dBµ emf
      • Intermodulation: More than 80dB
        • CH70 (1% BER): More than 73dBµ emf
      • Hum and noise ratio: More than 40 dB
      • Audio output power: (at 10% distortion)
        • External speaker: More than 15W with a 4Ω
    • Applicable IP (Ingress Protection Standard) Rating: IPX8 (1 m depth water for 60 minutes)

    Included in Package:

    • Speaker microphone, HM-205RB
    • GNSS antenna, UX-241
    • Microphone hanger
    • DC power cable
    • Mounting bracket kit

    Antenna Information:

    • An existing VHF antenna can be used on its own or an antenna splitter can be used to share one VHF antenna between the VHF/DSC radio and AIS receiver
    • While transmitting on the VHF radio, some interruption of incoming AIS signals may be seen
      • Since AIS broadcasts from each ship are repeated every few seconds, this is not normally noticeable
      • Alternatively, use a dedicated AIS antenna will prevent interruption of signals to the AIS
    • As a general recommendation for any AIS noted antenna many prefer the Vesper VA159 AIS / VHF Whip Antenna because it offers the best of both worlds but only works with their splitter

    Documentation available at the following links:

    Icom IC-HM195 CommandMicII Remote Speaker / Microphone / Controller
    Item #: 260573MICBLA
  • Applications: IC-M424 VHF Radio, Display Color: White
  • Operates all Functions of the Radio, Color: Black
  • Includes 20 Foot (6.1 m) Cable
  •  Include

    Model #:
    Icom MXA-5000 AIS Receiver
    Item #: 257475
  • Receives both Class A and B signals simultaneously
  • Built In Antenna Splitter
  • Connects To Most Radars, Chart Plotters, And Navigation Systems
  •  Include

    Model #:
    MXA-5000 01
    Icom Remote Microphone Replacement Connection Cable
    Item #: 257708
  • Designed for HM-162 Remote Control Microphone
  • Designed to Replace a Shorter Cable
  • Includes 20 Foot (6.1 m) Cable
  •  Include

    Model #:

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