The icom ic-r6 handheld communications receiver has wide band coverage of 0.100 to 1309.995mhz am, FM, and WFM modes available 100 channels per second high-speed scan, 15 hours of continuous receive capability with supplied rechargeable cells.
1300 memory channels available 150mw audio output power optional bc-194 drop-in charger, VSC (Voice squelch control) function, earphone cord antenna for am aviation as well as FM broadcasts, civ control capability with optional ct-17, 0.100-1309.995mhz wideband receiver, with a wide frequency range of 0.100-1309.995mhz in am, FM, and WFM modes ham stations, am, FM, short wave broadcasts, tv audio* and a variety of utility communications can be listened to. * depending on the version. Analog tv audio-only. Cannot decode digital tv audio. 100khz–1309.995mhz* wideband coverage
While the ic-r6 receives an ultra-wideband frequency range, the radio provides superior sensitivity and receiver characteristics that are insusceptible to interference. Ham stations am, FM, short wave broadcasts, tv audio*, and a variety of utility communications can be caught and listened to. * Frequency range depends on version. Analog tv audio-only. Cannot decode digital tv audio.
100 channels per second high-speed scan, The ic-r6 has 100 channels per second high-speed scan capability*. This superior scanning power allows the utmost efficiency when searching over 1300mhz of the spectrum! * vfo mode scanning.
15 hours of continuous receive capability* The ic-r6 is energy-efficient, designed to provide many hours of listening enjoyment on a single charge. With the supplied rechargeable ni-mh cells (1400mah ×2), the ic-r6 provides up to 15 hours of continuous receive capability*. * at 50mw output using an external speaker.
1300 memory channels with 22 memory banks, With 1300 alphanumeric memory channels, 50 scan edges, and 200 auto-write memories, the ic-r6 gives you flexible scanning. Use the bank link scan feature to choose from and connect any of the 22 memory banks. Vsc (voice squelch control)
The VSC opens the squelch only when a modulated signal is detected and ignores uni-modulated beat noise. It is a handy feature for those listeners who are scanning for talk, news, and music, but not data bursts or beacons. Other features: Built-in audio low pass filter, ±1.0ppm high-frequency stability (at 25°c), Earphone cord antenna for am aviation as well as fm broadcast, Ferrite bar antenna for am broadcast, 50mw loud audio with an internal speaker, Dtcs and CTCSS tone squelch and reverse tone squelch
Priority watch function with priority beep function,
Optional ct-17, civ level converter for remote control,
Pc programmable with optional cs-r6,
Receiver-to-receiver cloning (optional OPC-474 required)
Auto power off (0.5–2 hours and end of busy signal)
Compact, drip-resistant construction, Duplex operation monitoring, Dial speed acceleration, Built-in attenuation, Auto memory write scan stores the detected frequency, mode, and tone into a specified, Ic-r6, Information,
Options & accessories, Ad-92sma : adapter, Bc-07 : charger, Cp-18/l : cigarette lighter lead, Ct-17 : interface, Earpiece.001 : earpiece, Lc-146a : case, Opc-474 : cable, Opc-478uc : USB cable, Sp-13 : earphone, Sp-27 : clear acoustic tube earphone,
Feedback: I recently purchased the Icom IC-R6 and I am extremely satisfied with its performance. The radio is compact and lightweight, making it easy to carry around. The receiver is very sensitive and picks up signals with great clarity. The display is easy to read and the controls are intuitive. I highly recommend this radio to anyone looking for a reliable and versatile device.