ICOM IC-V8

  • Frequency Coverage: 136-174* MHz
Price IDR 0

Features
  • Full sized and easy to use
  • 5.5 watts max. output
  • 100 Alphanumeric Channels
  • Rugged MIL grade construction
  • CTCSS/DTCS encode/decode with tone scan
  • Reversible Up/Down and Rotary Selector

The Icom IC-V8-15 Sport provides professional quality and functions in a rugged easy-to-use package. This radio features military grade construction, CTCSS/DTCS encode/decode with tone scan and a full 5.5 watts out with the optional BP-222N battery. Low power output (0.5 watts) is also featured. The V8 has three different scan modes. These are Programmed, Memory and Priority Watch. Zoom through your personalized scan ranges, 3 user selectable pairs at 40 channels per second. You also get 100 alphanumeric (5 character) memory channels. Each memory stores frequency, name, tone, output power and duplex setting. Plus enjoy fast 40 channel per second scanning. Five DTMF memory channels with up to 24 DTMF codes allow remote operation. The optional DTMF decoder unit (UT-108) provides code squelch operation and pager functions.

Channel selection, volume, squelch and sub audible tones can be assigned to the Up/Down switches or rotary selector at your convenience. You will master the controls in no time. The multi-function LCD has LED back lighting. The keypad is marked for easy use. This radio has an attractive forest green polycarbonate front panel. The current V8-15Sport version includes the BP-208 alkaline AA cell holder, MB-103 belt clip and BNC flexible antenna (no charger).

General
  • Frequency Coverage:
    • Transmit: 144-148 MHz
    • Receive:  136-174* MHz (*144 -148 MHz guaranteed)
  • Mode: FM (F3E, F2D)
  • Number of memory channels: 107 (100 regular, 6 scan edges and 1 call)
  • Frequency stability: ± 10 ppm +14°F to +140°F. (-10°C to +60°C)
  • Operating Temperature Range: +14°F to +140°F. (-10°C to +60°C)
  • Power supply requirement (negative ground): 7.2 V DC
  • Current Drain (at 7.2 V DC):
    • Transmit (5.5 W): 2.0 A: Transmit (0.5 W): 0.7 A (typical)
    • Receive (Power save): 20 mA; (Standby): 70 mA; (Maximum audio): 250 mA (typical)
  • Antenna Connector: BNC (50 ohm)
  • Dimensions: 2.13(W) x 5.3(H) x 1.38(D) inches (54x132x35 mm)
  • Weight (approx, with antenna and battery): 12.3 ounces (350 g)

 

Transmitter
  • Output power (at 7.2 V DC): 5.5 watts High, 0.5 watts Low
  • Modulation: Variable reactance frequency modulation
  • Maximum frequency deviation: ±5.0 kHz
  • Spurious emissions: Less than -60 dB
  • External mic connector: 3-conductor, 2.5 (d) mm (1/10 inch), 2.2K ohms

 

Receiver
  • Receiver system: Double conversion superheterodyne
  • Intermediate frequencies:
    • 1st: 21.7 MHz
    • 2nd: 450 kHz
  • Sensitivity: 0.16 µV (typical for 12 db SINAD)
  • Squelch sensitivity: 0.10 µV (typical at threshold)
  • Selectivity: 65 dB typical
  • Spurious and image rejection: 75 dB (typical)
  • Audio output power (at 7.2 V DC): 300 mW (typical with an 8 ohm load)
  • External speaker connector: 3-conductor, 3.5 (d) mm (1/8 inch), 8 ohm
  • Specifications are subject to change without notice or obligation.