IC-V86 Specs

IC-V86 VHF FM Portable


Frequency coverage (Guaranteed)
144–148 MHz
136–174 MHz
Number of channels 207 channels (200 memory channels, 1 call channel and 6 scan edges)
Type of emissions F2D, F3E (FM, FM-N)
Power supply requirement 7.5V DC
Frequency stability ±2.5 ppm (–20 ˚C to +60 ˚C, –4 °F to +140 °F)
Current drain
TX (EX Hi/Hi/Mid/Low)
RX (Max. audio)
1.6/1.4/1.0/0.5 A typical
450 mA typ. (INT SP),
200 mA typ. (EXT SP)
Antenna impedance 50Ω
Operating temperature range -20°C to 60°C; –4°F to +140°F
Dimensions (W×H×D)
(Projections not included)
58.6 × 112 × 30.5 mm, 2.3 × 4.4 × 1.2 in (with BP-298)
Weight (Approximate) 300 g, 10.6 oz (with BP-298, FA-B57V)
Output power *7.0/5.5/2.5/0.5 W (EX Hi/Hi/Mid/Low)
Max. frequency deviation ± 5.0kHz/±2.5kHz (Wide/Narrow)
Spurious emissions Less than –60 dB
Ext. microphone connector 3-conductor 2.5 (d) mm (1⁄10″)⁄2.2 kΩ
Sensitivity –124 dBm typical
Squelch sensitivity –126 dBm typical
Selectivity (Wide / Narrow) 75 dB typical / 70 dB typ.
Intermodulation 65 dB typical
Ext. speaker connector 3-conductor 3.5 (d) mm (1⁄8″)/ 8Ω
Audio output power
Internal SP (w/8Ω load)
External SP (w/8Ω load)
1500 mW typical
550 mW typical

*7w output from 144 – 160 MHz. 5.5w 136 – 144 MHz/160 – 174 MHz

All stated specifications are subject to change without notice or obligation.

Applicable U.S. Military Specifications

Icom makes rugged products that meet MIL-STD requirements and strict environmentalstandards as follows.

The IC-V86 tested to and passed MIL-STD-810 C, D, E, F & G environmental tests.

Standard MIL 810G
Method Proc.
Low Pressure 500.5 I, II
High Temp. 501.5 I, II
Low Temp. 502.5 I, II
Temp. Shock 503.5 I-C
Solar Radiation 505.5 I
Rain Blowing/Drip 506.5 I, III
Humidity 507.5 II
Salt Fog 509.5
Dust Blowing 510.5 I
Vibration 514.6 I
Shock 516.6 I, IV

Also meets equivalent MIL-STD-810-C, -D, -E and -F.

Ingress Protection Standard
Dust & Water IP54 (Dust-protection, water resistance)

Supplied Accessories

Battery pack, BP-298

Desktop charger, BC-240

AC Adapter, BC-242

Belt clip, MB-124