AUSTRALIAN AMATEUR RADIO STATION
VK2JJ is located in the lower Blue Mountains, about 70 km west of Sydney at an elevation of about 330m above sea level.
The station is HF only with a Ten-Tec Argonaut VI transceiver and a Ten-Tec 418 Amplifier.
An MFJ-401D keyer is used to enable quick change of sending speed and to enable use of a straight key at the push of a button.
For sending CW there is a choice between a dual lever or single lever paddle and a straight key.
VK2JJ is QRV on 20m and 30m using a trapped (Unadilla) Inverted Vee.
The station power supply is a Yaesu FP-1030A. Kenwood HS-5 headphones are used during most contacts.
VK2JJ has been an amateur radio operator since 1978, and has held the following call signs.
VK2YKM, VK2VFQ, VK2DET, VK2AP, VK2KV, VK2DX, VK2ACW, VK2JRT and VK2IY.
The Blue Mountains is a World Heritage Area, in the state of New South Wales. Click Flora and Fauna to see some native animals and plants.
Ten-Tec Argonaut VI
Ten-Tec 418 Amplifier
Yaesu FP-1030A Power Supply
N0SA Single Lever Paddle
Straight Key - made by VK2DLF
VK2JJ - SKCC - 10826
Dual Lever Paddle - made by VK2DLF