Icom IC R6 Mini Wide Band Receiver

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Icom IC R6 Mini Wide Band Receiver

The Icom IC R6 Mini Wide Band Receiver is a super compact yet powerful wideband receiver with a super fast channel scan speed. It's small size easily slips into a pocket or pack making it ideal for discreet listening. The wide range of frequencies will allow you to receive shortwave, AM/FM, Amateur & Ham, International Space Station (ISS), Aircraft & CB + much more. While the IC-R6 receives an ultra wideband frequency range, the radio provides superior sensitivity and receiver characteristics that is insusceptible to interference. Amateur stations, AM, FM, short wave broadcasts, TV audio* and a variety of utility communications can be caught and listened to. The IC-R6 has 100 channels per second high speed scan capability*. This superior scanning power allows the utmost efficiency when searching over 1300MHz of spectrum! The VSC (Voice Squelch Control) opens the squelch only when a modulated signal is detected and ignores unmodulated beat noise. It is a handy feature for those listeners who are scanning for talk, news and music, but not data bursts or beacons. This little radio is jam packed full of features:


  • Full frequency coverage (0.100 MHz to 1309.995 MHz)
  • High Speed Scan (100 Ch per Second)
  • Internal bar-antenna (For superior AM reception)
  • 1300 Memory Channels (22 Memory Banks)
  • Louder, Clearer Audio Output thank to it's BTL Circuits
  • 15 Hours of Continuous Receive (With External Speaker)
  • VSC (Voice Squelch Control)
  • Auto Digital Squelch
  • Multiple scan functions
  • Auto Memory Write Scan (Detects & Stores Frequencies Automatically) - Great for Airshows
  • Tone (CTCSS decode) & DTCS decoding
  • Required 2x AA Alkaline or Ni-MH cells
  • External DC input (for desktop use & Ni-MH charging)
  • Optional PC programming (Enter frequencies with ease)
  • 2 Year Warranty on radio
  • MADE IN JAPAN, so you know its the best.

Frequency coverage : 0.100–1309.995MHz
Modes : AM, FM, WFM (Selectable)
No. of memory channels : 1300 regular, 50 scan edges and 200 auto memory write
Usable temperature range :–10˚C to +60˚C ; +14˚F to +140˚F
Frequency stability : ±1.0ppm (at 25˚C)
Tuning steps : 5, 6.25, 8.33*, 9*, 10, 12.5, 15,20, 25, 30, 50, 100, 125, 200kHz (* Selectable depending on operating bands.)
Battery requirement : 2×R6 (AA) size Ni-MH or alkaline cells (not inc.)
External power supply : 4.5V DC rated (4.5–6.3V with BC-196SA/SD, CP-18A/E - not inc.)
Current drain Rated audio : 130mA typ. (Ext. SP, backlight off) (at 3.0V DC) Standby 65mA typ.
Power save 30mA typ. (1:4 duty)
Antenna impedance : 50Ω (SMA)
Dimensions (W×H×D) : 58×86×29.8 mm
Weight (approx.) : 200g; 7.1oz

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Barcode # 4909723150848
Brand Icom
Shipping Weight 0.3000kg