Here is a table that will help you comparing different models.

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These comparison reviews are made on basis of our tests, test reports in magazines and feed-back from pilots.

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Fonc = Fonctions (Simple/Middle/Complete) / Easy = ergonomic, easy to use / Solid = solidity / BI = biband (2 channels, 2 bands 140-440)

Radios
Brand – Model Fonc Easy Solid BI Price euros Plus Minus Note Commentaire
ICOM V80 M 5/5 5/5 no 172 strong weight 5/5 Strong and reliable, real 5 watts. Plugs mike special Icom, not same as kenwood. One of the most popular ones in schools because undestructible.
Kenwood thk 20 M 5/5 4/5 no 159 weight antenna 4/5 kenwood is back with a good radio : light and practical. Rigid antenna so fragile and not to put on the shoulders' strap > replace it by a Diamond (see accessoiries) soft and better quality (more power)
Luthor TL-55 C 5/5 4/5 yes 125 quality - 4/5 Biband, good radio, good quality send and receive, good battery (1700 mAh), radio FM, soft quality antenna. Strong box. Why radios are biband ? You can hear the “balise” and talk with others on another frequency
Luthor TL 60 M 5/5 4/5 non 129 puissance, batterie - 5/5 radio 10 watts et batterie 3600 mah !!! légère et puissante... nouveauté 2019
Luthor TL-11 S 3/5 3/5 no 89 price fragile 3/5 Small and cheap radio, perfect for 2nd radio (shuttle, wife) ok also for beginners. Limit: reception if obstacles, ok on sites, reliable – 1 year guarrantee, money value ok