At 6W, the Icom M73 boasts the highest available transmit power in a compact, ergonomic design. With Icom's best-ever protection against water intrusion a this radio has been tested to survive after being in 4.9' of water for 30 minutes. Also features 700mW audio output power in It's internal speaker, and an 18-hour battery life. Meets MIL-STD810 military standards. The Icom M73 PLUS also features voice recording and playback and active noise canceling. Slim, hourglass body and wide viewing angle LCD: The IC-M73 has a stylish, ergonomic design. durable and rugged body provides for user-friendly operation and long life. wide viewing angle, high intensity LCD offers bright, easy to read characters. IPX8 Submersible Plus: The IC-M73 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. 700mW Loud audio: The IC-M73 uses a BTL (bridge-tied load) amplifier that doubles the audio output. Its internal speaker delivers, loud 700mW audio output with clear sound. 6W RF Output power: The IC-M73's, Watts of transmit power will provide extended communication range for the user. large capacity Lithium-Ion battery allows for 16 hours of operation a under normal conditions*. Typical operation with 5:5:90 duty ratio. 18 hours for basic version. AquaQuake water draining function Dual/Tri-Watch function for monitoring Channel 16 and/or call channel 4 level battery indicator Favorite channel and tag scan functions Auto power save function a Icom IC-M73 PLUS exclusive additional Features
Icom IC-M73/M73Plus VHF Radio Manual (.pdf)
Icom IC-M73/M73Plus VHF Radio Brochure (.pdf) Icom's IC-M73 and IC-M73 PLUS Features:
Active noise cancelling technology: The built-in bidirectional active noise cancelling reduces background noise to up to 90% and improves both your transmitted voice and incoming call. You will hear better and clearer! Bass boost function: The signal processing technology emphasizes low-pitched sound to provide, rich bass sound for both transmit and receive signals. Last call voice recording: The last call voice recording function automatically saves the last incoming call for a minute. You can also start recording manually. You will not miss an important call. In the box: Icom IC-M73 or I'm73PLUS VHF Marine Radio, Battery pack (BP-245N), Antenna (FA-S64V), Rapid desktop charger (BC-210), cigarette lighter cable (CP-25H), AC adapter (BC-123SA or BC-123SE), Belt clip (MB-103), Hand strap and instruction manual.