Up to three smartphones can act as remote controllers for the new IC-M510 via the radio’s WLAN. It is even possible to have an intercom function between your smartphone and the radio itself. The introduction of the IC-M510 together with the recently launched IC-M94DE marks a new generation of marine…
ICOM Marine radio guide
Types of marine radios: Which is the right one for you?
A brief explanation of the types of marine radios available, including the pros and cons of various types of fixed and handheld VHF sets
How to prevent corrosion of your Icom Marine VHF Handheld Radio
Salt water corrosion is a major problem for any equipment being used at sea. No matter how waterproof the equipment is, without correct maintenance, corrosion will eventually cause loss of performance and further issues
Exclusive Icom Marine VHF and AIS offers at the London Boat Show 2018
Icom UK will have several special offers for customers who buy from Icom dealers at the London Boat Show (10th - 14th January 2018)
Icom support charity ‘Race to Scotland’ sailing record attempt
Icom UK are supporting Ken Fowler who aims to sail from Lands End to John O Groats in a dinghy to raise £50,000 for two amazing charities, Cancer Research and Oakhaven Hospice. Icom has supplied an IC-M25EURO radio with HM-213 speaker microphone to help keep him safe and in contact…
The Multi-station Capability of the IC-M605EURO Marine Radio
One of the great features of the IC-M605EURO, as well as it being a high class stand alone VHF with AIS receiver, is that it can be used as a multi-station on-board radio system…ideal for a large vessel such as a large yacht or motor boat
Raising awareness of marine VHF radio calling procedures
Icom UK have worked with the RNLI to create the ‘Emergency VHF Radio Calling Procedure’ stickers. These useful stickers provide a prompt of the procedures a radio user would go through to make a VHF call. The stickers will be distributed with Icom Marine radios as well as being available…
Icom to attend London Boat Show 2017
Icom UK's team will be on hand to demonstrate their latest range of marine radio products and answer any related questions on our stand (C063) at the London Boat Show between 6th - 15th January 2017
IC-M93D Battery Offer and 5 Year Warranty on Icom Marine VHF & AIS Products at the Southampton Boat Show 2016
Icom UK will be offering several special offers only available for customers who buy from Icom dealers at the Southampton Boat Show 16th - 25th September 2016
IC-M93D Handheld VHF/DSC to debut at the Southampton Boat Show 2016
Icom UK will be showcasing its latest range of marine communication products at this year’s Southampton Boat Show
IC-M93D EURO, The World’s Slimmest, Buoyant DSC Handheld Radio*
The IC-M93D EURO VHF/DSC handheld radio is the successor to the popular IC-M91D. Stylish and slim, this new Icom handheld contains an abundance of features including a dedicated built-in DSC receiver (meets ITU-R M.493-13 Class D DSC), internal GPS and active noise cancelling technology. In addition, an intuitive interface coupled…
Video: ‘What is ATIS and how to enable it on an ICOM marine radio?’
Icom UK have put a shot video together about ATIS and how to enable it on an ICOM Marine radio
Icom UK Launch Marine VHF Multipack Radio Solution for Boating Clubs and Associations
Icom UK are pleased to introduce its new ‘regatta pack’, a compact/portable support solution, ideal for providing marine communications for RYA and ISAF affiliated clubs and organisations.
Icom Sponsor ‘The One’ Bassenthwaite Lake Sailing Week Safety Team
Icom is pleased to continue its sponsorship of the safety team for this year’s 'The One' Bassenthwaite Lake Sailing Week which will take place from 30th July 2016 - 7th August 2016.
New Icom Knowledge Base Article: An Introduction to Marine SSB Radio
Icom UK have put together an article about SSB Marine radio in the Knowledge Base Section of their website
Icom UK, Official Radio Communications Supplier to Ramsgate Week 2016
Icom will be providing radio communications to the Royal Temple Yacht Club (RTYC) in Ramsgate for their annual regatta, on from the 24th of July, through to the 29th. The Ramsgate Week regatta has been a feature of the town’s calendar for over 100 years and is widely recognised as…
Exclusive News! Introducing Icom’s IC-M93D Next Generation Handheld VHF/DSC Marine Radio
The first ever sample of a new Icom handheld VHF/DSC was shown at the London Boatshow 2016. Flown in especially from Osaka, Japan, the new product, called the IC-M93D is the next stage of evolution for a VHF/DSC handheld!
Latest Marine Radios and Great Offers from Icom at London Boatshow 2016
If you are looking to upgrade your marine radio or advice on your first ever VHF purchase, there is no better place to visit than the Icom stand (C017) at the London Boat Show between 8th - 17th January 2016.
Adding a bit of Style to Boating, Icom’s New IC-M25 Marine VHF!
Great features mixed with style are the traits of Icom’s new buoyant marine VHF radio which floats and flashes when dropped into the water.
What is VHF?
The most popular method of communicating with other boats is via very high frequency (VHF) radio. Learn how VHF works, the basics behind the frequencies you see on your VHF and understand the differences in locations