VK2LAW - Sydney Australia
Thankyou for the contact and the lookup! 73
I am 47 years of age and my QTH is Sydney, Australia.
I am located 3 miles SW from Sydney International Airport at Bexley.
I have a passion for chasing DX and Radio Contesting All Bands and Modes
(DXCC - 245 Mixed confirmed so far)
Each Australia Day 26 January, Anzac Day 25 April and ITU Day 17 May - I use callsign
Equipment: IC7000, IC2820H, IC7700 and a variety of others.
Antennas: 80m OFC wire dipole, 40m rotary V dipole, 20m rotary V dipole, 4 el 15m yagi, 10m 4 el yagi also 2m/70cm x7000 Diamond base collinear omni, 5/8 Sirio 2016 Vert.
I have a strong interest in HF Remote Stations and radio internet linking, APRS, PSK, JT65 and other digital modes
eQSL Award Manager
eQSL Advisory Board Member and Award Master for eAustralia, eDX, ePFX300 all categories. eAustralia Award commenced January 2015 & is my contribution to the collection of available eQSL awards with well over 1100+ awards approved so far.
eQSL Awards Available
eAustralia - eCanada - eDX- eDX100- eEurope- eGrid -eJapan - ePFX300- eWAS-eZ40
Please QSL via eQSL it is the easiest way for me to get a card to you without delay, or email me for direct mailing details. I upload my log to LoTW, eQSL, HRDLog.net & QRZ. Please SEND QSL VIA BURO as last option - it takes a very long time to get them !!
I am an active member of the Wireless Institute of Australia Amateur Radio News Team. Most Sundays, I read local and national amateur radio news. Occasionally I am also sound engineer for the news broadcasts.
Details of where and when to listen can be found here:
RealHFMobile active member. Ever worked a pedestrian mobile station on HF? -
Lookup G4AKC for more info on this.
LED CUSTOM HAM CALLSIGN DISPLAYS & SIGNS - Perfect for the shack!
Look impressive dont they? Click images for more details.
Icom IC7600, IC7000 , IC2820H with DStar
Working 40m DX with a 9m long Squidpole (Pacific Ocean in the distance)
Homemade 40m Rotary V Dipole @ 50ft using 2 x 9m Squidpoles fed with 1:1 balun
Homemade Dual driven 5 el 15m yagi on 7.5m boom / 20m rotary V dipole above using 2x squidpoles
RFI Commercial Staked UHF dipole array I installed 270m above the street - Dural Towers Sydney - Dorrigo 2M/6M Repeater Install
VK2WI Dural NSW HF Rack with 80m/60m/40m/30m/20m/10m transceivers and amplifiers linked to news studio
An Alternative DX Code of Conduct - For those that refuse to listen first.....
AWARDS - CREDITS
CQWW SSB 2011 #1 OCEANIA #1 AUSTRALIA SO-LP-AB
Australian surfer Mick Fanning surfing the Northern Lights in Norway!
December 12, 2016
Antenna photos of some impressive stations Ive worked
Radio Arcala OH8X. Tower M2. 40m Band, 2 over 2el + 15m Band, 6 over 5el
2m EME dual polarity yagi array 64 x 15 el phased antennas!
JH0WJF EME 70cm Array
Ham radio is the hobby of gentleman and ladies, I happily encourage any entry level hams with advice, support and enthusiasm for this most excellent hobby!
Some QSL Cards Received
Tnx Jerry for my 1st Aero Mobile QSO to your Boeing 737... On 21st May 2012
WORLD MAP OF My QSOs
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