M36 01 Icom's new, military rugged M36 has an IPX7 rating for protection against dust and water intrusion... and it likely holds its own against dog slobber, too. Get purebred performance, yet it's as easy as a friendly mutt to get along with. A lightweight yet powerful Li-ion battery keeps the M36 running hour after hour after hour. Now, git! Fetch your own!
Clear Voice Boost; In addition to manual adjustment, the radio itself adjusts speaker output level automatically according to the ambient sound pressure level so that you will not miss communications during a sudden burst of noise. The automatically set volume can be instantly over-ridden by manual operations including instant max volume / mute selection Icom M36 VHF Marine Radio (.pdf)
Other features: o “True” noise canceling internal microphone
o Max. 6W RF output power
o Waterproof! Yes, IPX7 submersible! Even with the optional alkaline battery tray
o 2-step power save function, Stretch the battery charge to its limits
o Very large backlit display & keypad, easy use in foul weather!
o Weather alert
o Dual and Tri watch
o Optional waterproof/ floating speakermic
Icom HM-165 Speaker Microphone w/ Alligator Clip Waterproof construction equivalent to IPX7 (1 m depth for 30 min.). Buoyant (floating) speakermic. Work's on both the M36 and M34 handheld's.
Icom BP-251 AAA Battery Case Battery case for AAA (LR03)×5 alkaline cells. Output power: 2W. Work's on both the M36 and M34 handheld's. (The IC-M34 may sink when the battery case is attached, depending on the installed batteries)
Icom BP-252 Li-Ion Battery Pack 7.4V / 980mAh Li-Ion battery provides 9 hours operating time (approx.). Work's on both the M36 and M34 handheld's. (Typical operation with Tx (Hi): Rx: stand-by=5:5:90)