1 Bewicke St, Wallsend, NE28 6SR



RRP £237.00 excl. VAT

The IC-M73EURO and the IC-M73PLUS are powerful handheld marine VHF radios that features IPX8 submersion rating, 6 watts high output, long battery life and a compact ergonomic body amongst many other features.  As such, it will be ideal for all leisure and commercial customers who want a solid, dependable handheld VHF that they can rely on!  Both the EURO and PLUS are cosmetically identical.

The PLUS has a few features extras: –

– A “last call” voice recording function automatically saves the last incoming call for 1 minute (very important in clarifying important transmission that may have been missed).

– Active noise cancelling Technology, reduces up to 90% of the background noise.

– Bass Boost signal processing technology, emphasises low pitched sound to provide a rich bass sound for both transmit and receive signals.

700mW Loud Audio

The IC-M73EURO uses a BTL (bridge-tied load) amplifier that doubles the audio output.  Its internal speaker delivers a loud 700mW audio output with clear sound even in noisy environments.

6W RF Output Power

The IC-M73EURO’s 6 Watts of transmit power will provide extended communication range for the user.

IPX8 Advanced Waterproofing

The IC-M73EURO continues to offer Icom’s best waterproof protection.  The radio has been tested to survive after being submersed in 1.5m (4.9ft) depth of water for 30 minutes.  Use this radio in the rain, snow or any other severe weather conditions!

Slim, Hourglass Body, Wide Viewing Angle LCD

The IC-M73EURO has a stylish, ergonomic design.  A durable and rugged body provides for user friendly operation and long life.  A wide viewing angle, high intensity LCD offers bright, easy to read characters.

VOX Function for Hands Free Operation*,**

With the OPC-1392 headset adapter cable you can use a variety of optional HS-94, HS-95 or HS-97 headsets*.  The IC-M73EURO has VOX (Voice Operated Transmit) capability for hands-free operation.  Also, the VOX gain and VOX delay time are adjustable.

* Headsets, HS-94, HS-95 and HS-97 and OPC-1392 are not waterproof.

** This needs to be enabled by your local Icom marine dealer.


Frequency range

VHF (TX 156.0000 – 161.4500 MHz, RX 156.0000-163.4250 MHz)


99 channels (international)

Power output

6W -1W

Programmable buttons

1 FAV/* button (favourite)

Emergency button



Yes, for common feature access, Hi/Lo, Scan/Dual, Vol/Sql/Moni, 16/C, Fav


Large LCD, wide viewing, high intensity LCD



Dimensions H x W x D

125mm x 52.5mm x 30mm


System types

Conventional analogue marine band, instant access to channel 16 or a programmable call channel.

Scan types

Dual and Tri-watch functions

Call types

Standard PTT calling

Speech Encryption

No encryption


Special Function

AquaQuake draining function

Battery Life Indicator

4 Step Low Battery indicator

IP Rating

IPX8, (1.5m depth of water for 30mins)



What we think

Jason from the Service Team: “ A few more features ad power output than the M25, large display, easy to use and good value, nice additional power source battery case (can use standard AAA if need be), comes as standard.

ICOM IC-M73EURO Instruction Manual




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