Icom F5061B VHF | F6061B UHF Feature-Rich World-Class
- 512 Channels, 128 Zones
- 7 Programmable Buttons
- 24 Character Display
- 45 / 50 Watts (UHF/VHF)
- Analog or Digital Models
- Includes Power Supply & Cabinet
- Built-in Voice Scrambler
- Repeater Capable
- Trunking Capable
- LTR® & IDAS Trunking Built-in
- PassPort® Trunking Option
- MDC & BIIS 1200 Compatible
- PC Programming Setup
The IC-F5061B/F6061B series base station is ideal for public safety, utilities, business & industry, public and private transportation services, and delivery companies. It offers advanced functions, multi-mode operation, improved scanning, and flexible installation. It can be used in both conventional and trunking operations. This base station is a world-class, high quality, top-of-the-line, professional radio with features for the some of the most demanding communication needs.
The F5061B/F6061B base station has a detachable front panel, and with the RMK-3 optional remote control kit and separation cable, the front panel of the radio can be detached from the main unit. This allows for a more flexible installation.
The F5061B/F6061B can be ordered in an analog version and later upgraded to digital. Or, you can order the digital model that supports both analog and digital communications. The mixed mode operation of the digital model allows for a smooth transition to digital, allowing you to replace your current fleet at your own pace, while still being able to take advantage of digital technology capabilities one radio at a time. If you are considering a transition to digital and want a radio that has the features to allow for growth into the future then you can't go wrong with the F5061B/F6061B.
Trunking - LTR™, PassPort®, & IDAS™
The IC-F5061B/F6061B is LTR ™ ready right out of the box, making it an ideal solution for conventional trunking operations or as a subscriber unit. It has built-in support for both conventional and trunking operation in both digital and analog modes in one unit. Both LTR ™ trunking and conventional channels can be set in the radio. Group, selective (DTMF), and Phone Call are available in the LTR™ mode. Conventional operation and Talk-Around are both available by simply pushing a button, even while you are operating in LTR™ mode. All basic LTR™ features including; Group, Selective, and Phone Call, are available. You may assign operating modes, default talk group for home button, power-ON home or previous group, network roaming, offset frequency by channel, LTR™ polarity by system, home channel and area bit by system. The radio has an ATB Ring Back (All Trunk Busy) function, when the ATB Ring Back is set to ON, the radio starts searching for a clear repeater, if all repeaters are busy it will continue to search until one is available then it will ring you back and transmit after a clear repeater channel is found. The IC-F5061B/F6061B fully supports Icom's IDAS™ digital conventional and trunking system.
The F5061B/F6061B base station has all the most popular signaling capabilities built-in; 2-tone, 5-tone, CTCSS, DTCS, and MDC 1200 that a world-class radio would have. This radio also supports BIIS 1200 signaling which allows the user to select from 24 preset status messages to send and receive. The 512 memory channel capacity, with 128 zones, allows you to divide and store a variety of channel groupings for versatile and efficient fleet management. Direct input of channel numbers, list numbers, IDs can be made using the keypad. To see all the signaling and channel management features we have listed them all under the 'Features' tab for this radio.
The F5061B/F6061B has a number of built-in security features. The built-in Inversion Voice Scrambler provides secure conversation. When a more secure system is required, the optional 32 code non-rolling-type voice scrambler UT-109R, or the 1020 code rolling type UT-110R encryption units can be installed. To protect radios from unauthorized use, there is a Auto Key Lock which can automatically key-lock the radio after a set time period. With the Clone Read/Write Password function you can set a password of up to 16 characters, protecting the radio from unauthorized use. The Lone Worker function sounds a beep and requires you to push any button if the radio is not used for a defined period of time. If a button is not pushed, the radio automatically transmits an emergency signal to alert co-workers or a dispatcher.
The IC-F5061B/F6061B has a Power OFF Emergency function. When activated, this function enables the transceiver to transmit emergency calls even though it seems to be powered OFF. When enabled, any key operation, hanger action, or Lone Worker function become disabled. LEDs and speakers do not work. However, the transceiver continues to transmit emergency calls, depending on the emergency settings.
Enhanced Scanning Features
The F5061/F6061 has numerous scanning features to help users manage communications; • Mode dependent scan • TX channel programmable • Talk Back function • Talk Back timer beep • Nuisance Channel Delete • Monitor Key Action The Voting Mode feature detects the signal strength level of repeater stations and automatically selects the strongest station, useful for roaming between 2 or more repeater sites. Once you select the Voting Mode to a memory zone, you can easily start voting mode operation by changing the zone setting.
See the full list of features in the 'Features' tab for this radio.
Icom Extended Warranty
Icom America Inc offers a 1, 2 or 3 year Extended Warranty on their land mobile radios. The Extended Warranty period starts after the standard warranty period expires. This is a full manufacturer's warranty, backed by Icom America and it's service technicians. Protect your original investment by adding Extended Warranty coverage.
End user pays all shipping fees to and from the service department for repairs. Extended Warranty must be purchased at time of product purchase. Icom Service centers are located in the following states; Washington, California, Illinois, and New York.
What's in the box:
1 F5061B or F6061B Radio (choose; frequency band & model)
1 Power Supply - 110V
1 Cabinet - Size (L x W x H) 8.51" x 6.89" x 4.31"
1 Hand Microphone (HM-152 or upgraded mic)
1 Power Cable (OPC-1132)
1 Owner's Manual
You will need an antenna for this radio. When selecting an antenna please note:
- The specific frequencies you use in the radio must fall within the antenna's frequency range.
- You will need an antenna mount with a PL259 connector to attach the antenna to this radio.
- If the mounting surface is NOT metal you will need a "No Ground Plane" antenna. Metal surfaces can use either type.
- "Accessories > Antennas | Mobile" category has other name-brand antennas and mounts, including no ground plane antennas.
* Radios modified at the customer's request, such as programming or installation of logic boards, are not returnable. For more information please see our Returns Policy.
This radio is requires an FCC license to operate. We can assist you with getting a license.
|Frequency Band(s)||VHF (F5061B) & UHF (F6061B)|
|# of Channels & Zones (Groups)||512 Channels, 128 Zones (Groups)|
|Output Power (watts)||50W (VHF) & 45W (UHF)|
|# of Programmable Buttons||7|
|Receiving Audio Output||400mW|
|Trunking Capable||Yes - LTR® Built-in, PassPort® upgrade option, single-site & multi-site trunking, Supports IDAS®|
|Voice Scrambler or Encryption||Built-in Invension Scrambler, Optional: 32 or 1020 Code Encryption|
Icom F5061B VHF | F6061B UHF Base Station
- Brands ICOM
- Product Code: IC-F5061B - IC-F6061B
- Availability: In Stock