FCC Approved "Dual Purpose" Radio
Tough construction, superior waterproofing
The IC-M88 IS is built tough to withstand hazardous and unhospitable environments at sea and on land. Even if the IC-M88 IS is dropped into water, complete waterproofing* will protect it from harm. The compact and durable body meets military specifications (MIL-STD).
* Equivalent to JIS waterproof grade 7. (1m depth for 30 minutes)
Waterproof speaker-mic, HM-138 IS
An optional waterproof speaker-microphone, the HM-138 IS, provides reliable operation, even with the IC-M88 IS securely on your belt.
22 programmable channels for land use
The IC-M88 IS has 22 programmable channels reserved for Land use (146174MHz). Wide/narrow channel spacing is programmable for each channel, and CTCSS and DTCS signaling is built-in.
*Appropriate license will be required.
Li-Ion battery for extra long battery life
With the FM approved, 1700mAh Li-Ion battery pack, get up to 20 hours of talk time* without "memory effect". A 6 unit rapid charger is optional.
*Typical operation; Tx:Rx:Stand-by duty ratio = 5:5:90
6 clearly labelled buttons on the front panel and the volume/power knob maximize simplicity of operation. Even when wearing gloves, the large buttons are easy to operate. A large, clear LCD with backlighting and backlit buttons make night time operation simple.
Intrinsically safe version approved
by Factory Mutual Research Corporation
This IS version of the M88 conforms to intrinsically safe rating of the FMRC (Factory Mutual Research Corporation). It can be used in many hazardous marine environments such as petroleum tankers and bulk cargo carrier. Ask your dealer for details.
Intrinsically safe Class ?, ?? and ???, Division 1, Groups C, D, E, F, and G ; Nonincendive Class ?, Division 2, Groups A, B, C and D hazardous locations when used with Icom BP-227FM battery pack. "Max. Temp. T3C at 40ºC*quot:
We are pleased to announce our new shipping promotions below. These rates apply to your entire order*!
|Free shipping||FREE!||6 to 10 Business Days|
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|3 Day Shipping||$9.95||3 Business Days|
|2 Day Shipping||$18.95||2 Business Days|
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*These offers apply to in-stock orders to the lower 48 states only. We cannot include shipments to Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico or any other US Territory. Please call or email us for rates to these locations. Oversized packages are also excluded for 3, 2, and next day shipping. Items that are shipped freight are also excluded. Because we have many different warehouses around the United States we reserve the right to choose the carrier. Signature service can be requested for $3 extra.
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We ship via DHL International and USPS. Shipping insurance is optional but recommended and costs $5 for all international orders. Items that can fit in a flat rate envelope are shipped via flat rate service. Please keep in mind that USPS Flat Rate Priority Mail does not include detailed tracking and is not covered by insurance to certain countries. For a list of these countries please email us.
International order processing takes approx. 3-5 business days.
Many countries impose their own customs, duties, tariffs, taxes, etc... on items imported from the USA. We do not cover those costs.
The shipping transit times are approx. as follow:
|DHL International Economy:||5-7 business days (trackable)|
|USPS Express (EMS) Mail:||1-2 weeks (trackable)|
|USPS Global Priority Mail:||2-3 weeks, (trackable)|
|USPS Flat Rate Priority Mail:||4-5 weeks (not trackable)|