ICOM IC-290A Mobile VHF Transceiver

  Add a review   View all reviews (0)   Add to my shack

 
 

The ICOM IC-290 is a well-built 2 meter FM mobile transceiver providing 10 watts of power. There is also a setting for 1 watts output when less power is needed. The LED display is readable over a wide range of light. This radio has 5 memories. This radio requires 13.8 V DC at 3.5 amps.

Frequency range

RX-range
143.8-148.2 MHz
TX-range
143.8-148.2 MHz
HAM bands
2m 
Stability
-
Tuning steps
5 / 1 / 0.1 kHz
Filters
-

Find the ICOM IC-290A on ebay

Receiver

Modulations
FM   CW   SSB  
Sensitivity
FM: <0.6 µV for 20 dB noise quieting
SSB/CW: <0.5 µV (10 dB S+N/N)
Selectivity
FM: 15 kHz (-6 dB), 30 kHz (-60 dB)
SSB/CW: 2.4 kHz (-6 dB), 4.8 kHz (-60 dB)
Receiver system
-
IF-frequencies
-
Image rejection
> 60 dB
Audio output
-

Transmitter

Modulations
FM   CW   SSB  
RF-Output
10 / 1 W

Connections

Antenna
SO-239
Impedance
50Ω

Electrical

Power requirements
13.8V DC
Current drain RX
700-900 mA
TX
1.6-5 A

Physical

Dimensions (w×h×d)
170 × 64 × 218 mm (6.69 × 2.52 × 8.58 in)
Weight
2.50 kg (5.5 lbs)
Form factor
Mobile
Manufactured
Between 1982 and 19xx

Other features

Memories
5 channels in 1 bank(s)
Usage
Amateur / Ham radio operators
Features + options
DTMF-mike. Dual VFO's and scanning
Accessories
-

Find the ICOM on Amazon

Manuals, diagrams and brochures

No documents available for this rig

Can you supply additional documents? Please get in touch!
Show more ICOM documents...

Have you spotted an error or can you provide more information? Let us know!

Related

Reviews

There are no user reviews for this rig yet. Do (or did) you own this rig? Tell us what you think of it!

Prices

Estimating the value of a rig can be challenging. The graph below shows historical prices paid by hams over the years. May it guide you to good fortune...

Price Condition Year User
To submit a price, either review the rig or add it to your shack.