Icom IC-GM1600E LI-ION GMDSS Survival Craft (Li-Ion Kit)

£315.00 + VAT

SKU: IC-GM1600E Li-Ion Category: Tag:


The ICOM IC-GM1600E with Li-ion kit is a survival radio tour de force.  Built to withstand incredible weathering and temperatures, it is a marine radio which is perfect for use out at sea.  Whether on rigs or working close to ocean waters, this Icom model is ideal for anyone working in rescue scenarios in need of instant communication with their team and anyone likely to offer further assistance.

Wide-angle LCDs mean that the units are very easy to use with full backlighting.  These radios are built to full environmental standards, and with up to eight hours of battery life included, you can rely on this radio standard to offer you support when lives may be at stake.  It is completely shock resistant, and what’s more, it is easy to understand and operate thanks to clear instructions on the rear.  Large keys and simple buttons make the radio perfect for use in a crisis, and it can also arrive with a waterproof microphone attachment for use in full weather conditions.

The lithium-ion version of this popular maritime radio will ensure that any intensive sea operations, including rescues, are fully covered.

Additional information

Weight 0.39 kg


ICOM 2 Way Radio

Originally established in 1974 as Thanet Electronics, ICOM UK Ltd started as a retailer and trade distributor to the Amateur radio market. The company has now become one of the country's leading distributors of radio communications products and has built a reputation for providing the marine, aviation, Amateur and two way radio business markets with high quality ICOM two-way radios and an excellent service. Based in Herne Bay, ICOM UK Ltd, now employs 30 staff and has an established dealer network, with more than 1,000 accounts both in the UK and overseas. Mobile communications are vitally important to many businesses, and radio communications can deliver a highly cost-effective business communications solution. ICOM helps make business lives easier by providing a comprehensive range of analogue, digital and system equipment to satisfy our varied customers’ needs. ICOM provide two-way radio products and services across a wide spectrum of businesses including the emergency services, security, construction, retail and manufacturing & marine. Maintaining a balance between advanced technology and human interaction is one of the most important aspects of marine communications equipment. Years of dedication have produced a range of ICOM marine products that are unsurpassed for quality, excellence and reliability. Technical superiority and quality workmanship are renowned hallmarks.


  • High capacity BP-234 Lithium battery pack
  • The BP-234 provides up to 8 hours operation even at – 20ºC!
  • Tough, waterproof construction IP-X7 specifications
  • Speed Water Removal function
  • Large keypad with positive button action
  • All knobs are sized for quick operation and the large
  • Wide viewing angle LCD display
  • High-intensity LCD read out
  • LCD with 4 levels of contrast and 3 levels of backlighting
  • Easy to operate, even for an unskilled operator
  • Operation instructions are printed on the rear panel.
  • All operation can be made with one hand.
  • Highly visible yellow coloured body
  • Shock-resistant housing
  • Optional waterproof speaker microphone, HM-125
  • One touch access to Channel 16 and programmable call channel
  • One year warranty on both radio and accessories.
  • Optional VOX headset

Whats in the box?

Standard Li-Ion Package Comprises of:

ICOM IC-GM1600 Radio, BP-252 Li-Ion battery, BC-173 Desktop Charger, Charger power supply unit, handstrap, MB-103 belt clip, antenna and handbook.

ICOM IC-GM1600E Brochure

Delivery information

Please note that unless the item is in stock, delivery will usually be 5-7 working days. If your requirement is more urgent, please contact us and we will attempt to get you the item by the required date.

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