The IC-9100 at Tokyo HamFair 2009/2010 and Dayton 2010

by Adam Farson, VA7OJ/AB4OJ

Photo contributors as noted.

Hot News! IC-9100 Firmware Rev. E2 was released on 1 Aug. 2013 (link below).

IC-9100 front view (click for larger image). Photo: N. Oba JA7UDE.
IC-9100 front view. Photo: N. Oba JA7UDE. Click for larger image.

 

IC-9100 rear view. Photo: N. Oba JA7UDE.
IC-9100 rear view. Photo: N. Oba JA7UDE.

 

Another IC-9100 front view (click for larger image). Photo: Darren Storer G7LWT.
Another IC-9100 front view (click for larger image). Photo: Darren Storer G7LWT.

 

Another IC-9100 rear view. Photo: Darren Storer G7LWT.
Another IC-9100 rear view. Photo: Darren Storer G7LWT.

 

Another IC-9100 rear view. Photo: Darren Storer G7LWT.
Another IC-9100 rear view. Photo: Darren Storer G7LWT.

 

Simplified block diagram of IC-9100 receivers. (Courtesy Icom Inc.)
Simplified block diagram of IC-9100 receivers. (Courtesy Icom Inc.)

 

The IC-9100 in the Marcucci booth at Pescara Expo 2009. Photo: Lidio Gentili IØGEJ.

 

The IC-9100 at Tokyo HamFair 2010. Photo: N. Oba JA7UDE.
The IC-9100 at Tokyo HamFair 2010. Photo: N. Oba JA7UDE.

 

The IC-9100 at the Icom Dealer Preview, Osaka, November 7, 2010. Photo: VA7OJ.
The IC-9100 at the Icom Dealer Preview, Osaka, November 7, 2010. Photo: VA7OJ.

 

My friend Johnny Siu VR2XMC operating the IC-9100 at the Preview. Photo: VA7OJ.
My friend Johnny Siu VR2XMC operating the IC-9100 at the Preview. Photo: VA7OJ.
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We are honored to announce the new IC-9100, which was unveiled at Tokyo HamFair 2009 ( August 22-23, 2009). Here are some salient points:

Main & Sub DSP IC's.
Main & Sub DSP IC's. Photo: I0GEJ.

 

RS-BA1 Remote Control Suite GUI. Courtesy Lidio Gentili IØGEJ.
RS-1BA Remote Control Suite GUI. Courtesy Lidio Gentili IØGEJ.

 

Die-cast chassis and cooling system. Courtesy L. Gentili IØGEJ.
Die-cast chasssis and cooling system. Courtesy L. Gentili IØGEJ.

 

HF/6m autotuner. Courtesy L. Gentili IØGEJ.
HF/6m autotuner. Courtesy L. Gentili IØGEJ.

 

3 and 6 kHz roofing-filter modules. Courtesy L. Gentili IØGEJ.
3 kHz roofing-filter module. Courtesy L. Gentili IØGEJ.
6 kHz roofing-filter module. Courtesy L. Gentili IØGEJ.

 

1.2 GHz, D-STAR and  roofing filter modules. Photo: JA7UDE.
1.2 GHz, D-STAR and 3/6 kHz roofing filter modules. The bright field at top left is a reflection from the glass showcase. Photo: JA7UDE.

IC-9100 options:

1.2 GHz, D-STAR and  roofing filter modules. (Images courtesy Icom Inc.)
UX-9100 1.2 GHz module.   UT-121  D-Star DV module, FL-430 (6 kHz) and FL-431 (3 kHz) roofing filter modules.

D-Star operation:

And now...

Watch this page for updated IC-9100 information.

Links:

My IC-9100 User Review and Test Report

Simon Lewis ZL4PLM's excellent IC-9100 VHF/UHF Review

Installation of options in the IC-9100 (interior views)

IC-9100 Firmware Upgrade (Rev. E2) via USB "B" Port     Upgrade Manual

How to check the IC-9100 (or IC-7410) firmware version

The IC-9100 received FCC certification on February 10, 2011. (Enter Grantee Code AFJ, Product Code 318300)

My new IC-7410 Page

Icom Wakayama factory tour, featuring IC-9100 (PDF)

Icom Japan IC-9100 Press Release (2010-08-17)

Icom Japan IC-9100 Page (in English)

Icom America IC-9100 Page

Icom America IC-9100 Presentation (PDF)  [mirror]

Download IC-9100 brochure (in English, PDF)

Icom Japan RS-BA1 Page

Icom America RS-BA1 Page

Download RS-BA1 remote-control software brochure (PDF)

Download RS-BA1 User Manual (PDF)

Download the USB Driver (v1.10)

Download USB Driver Guide (PDF)

Download IC-9100 User Manual  (in English, PDF)

http://bwt.blog.so-net.ne.jp/2009-08-20Japanese-language page

RadioCronache.com

IC-9100 Yahoo! Group

Copyright © 2009-2013 A. Farson VA7OJ/AB4OJ.  All rights reserved. Images: contributors as noted.
Last updated: 08/08/2013
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