Archive for the ‘Icom’ Category

My new ICOM IC-7300 transceiver has been loads of fun, but the scope was not displaying the frequency correctly for signals I was copying. I was listening to a local AM signal on 570 kHz and had to offset the frequency display by 1 or 2 kHz to have it sound intelligible. Also, the CW signals […]


The long-anticipated ICOM IC-7300 finally made its debut! The IC-7300 has been discussed around the mill for several months, and ICOM released a video in December of a functioning model in Japan. Like all transceivers, the IC-7300 had to wait for FCC type acceptance in the United States. But that came last week, and ICOM officially announced the IC-7300 […]


The Icom 7100 seemed to be one of the most buzzed about items at Hamvention. And with good reason. The 7100 (still awaiting FCC approval) is a small, multi-band mobile transceiver with an intuitive touch screen interface. The display is angled to make it easier to read and access from the dash of your vehicle. […]