The Icom IC-m88 handheld VHF marine radio and found it to be a rugged handheld that will stand up to the typical salt spray, rain and bouncing around aboard. However, by far the most notable aspect of the IC-m88 is its ‘fit in the palm of your hand’ size. It fits nicely in your hand, pocket, bag or on your belt better than just about any other handheld VHF on the market. All this without sacrificing on either the power or feature front. If you want a small VHF with lots of power, the IC-m88 is the one.
Icom has built a reputation as a reliable hand held VHF radios, The Icom ic m88 is a perfect safety device or back up for any boater. Or for smaller day boats, the Icom IC m88 can be relied upon to be the primary VHF.