|Future Amateur Base Transceivers|
The Icom IC-705 saw its debut at the Tokyo Hamfair August 2019. This new portable QRP transceiver covers HF, 6 meters, 2 meters and 440 MHz. It provides up to 5 watts RF output with the supplied BL-272 battery, or up to 10 watts when operating from 12 VDC. QRPp 500 mW also supported. MicroSD port for firmware upgrade, programming, voice recording and GPS log data. All this in an amazing 7.9 x 3.1 x 3.3 inch (20x8x8.5cm) chassis that easily fits in one hand. And only 2.25 lbs. (1kg) (without battery)! Includes DC power cord, BP-272 battery, speaker mic and VHF/UHF BNC whip antenna. The ultimate backpack, multi-mission transceiver that fits in your hand.
The ultimate backpack, multi-mission transceiver. Available 2020.
This device has not been approved by the F.C.C. This device may not be offered for sale or lease or be sold or leased until approval of the F.C.C. has been obtained. The information shown is preliminary and may be subject to change without notice or obligation.
Icom has not yet announced availability or pricing.
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