Icom IC-M87E – Waterproof VHF Atex PBR Marine Handheld


Experience unparalleled communication capabilities with the Icom IC-M87E – Waterproof VHF Atex PBR Marine Handheld, designed exclusively for radio amateurs like you. This exceptional tool is a testament to our unwavering commitment to providing top-of-the-line equipment that combines innovation and durability.


The IC-M87 ATEX version conforms to the 94/9/EC ATEX Directive. This version is suitable for use in hazardous areas on land and at sea such as oil rigs, petrol tankers, etc.

Approved classes: The approved rating is II2G EEx ib IIA T3.

Please ensure that the IC-M87 ATEX is acceptable for the intended place of use.

Special conditions for use: Must be used with BP-227AX.

Approved Accessories: Speaker-microphone HM-138.

The IC-M87 is waterproof to IPX7 1m depth for 30 minutes.

The IC-M87 comes with a BP-227AX 1700mAh Li-Ion battery pack. That provides maximum of 23 hours* operation with no ‘memory effect’ of the battery.* Tx:Rx:Stand-by duty ratio = 5:5:90.

The ATEX model has a built-in 32 code voice scrambler compatible with UT-112.

Icom IC-M87E - Waterproof VHF Atex PBR Marine Handheld

The IC-M87 meets both marine and PMR applications. Each PMR channel is programmable* wide/narrow (25/12.5KHz or 20/12.5kHz) channel spacing, and CTCSS and DTCS tone signalling are built-in.* Optional cloning software, CS-M88/M87 and cloning cable are required for programming.


Additional Features:

  • Normal, priority and tag scanning
  • Self check function checks temperature, battery voltage and water intrusion
  • Simple Up/Down switches for channel selection
  • High speed cloning (19200bps) between PC and transceiver
  • MIL spec. tested to MIL-STD F
  • Diensions: 62 x 97 x 39 mm
  • Weight: 290 g

Additional information

Weight0.5 kg