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.

For sending CW there is a choice between a single lever paddle and a straight key.

VK2JJ is QRV on 20m, 30m and 40m using Inverted Vee antennas.

 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.

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.


Station Setup


Ten-Tec Argonaut VI


Ten-Tec 418 Amplifier


Yaesu FP-1030A Power Supply


MFJ-401D  Keyer


N0SA Single Lever Paddle


 Straight Key - made by VK2DLF

VK2JJ -  SKCC - 10826


Kenwood HS-5 Headphones