Icom Fixed-Mount VHF Transceiver M605

New VHF features a 4.3-inch color LCD screen and optional AIS receiver.

Icom M605 transceiver
The M605 comes in two versions and allows customization with up to three stations.Courtesy Icom

Icom's latest fixed-mount transceiver, the M605, comes with a 4.3-inch color thin-film-transistor LCD screen and allows customization with up to three stations. Captains can add an exclusive complete display as another station, along with two CommandMics. The 25-watt unit features a GNSS antenna and a 30-watt listen-back hailer and foghorn. Class D DSC and NMEA 2000/0183 compatible, the M605 comes in two versions, with ($1,530) or without ($1,225) an AIS receiver.