The Station Consists of The Following


  • Yaesu FT-2000 Transmitter and SP-2000 Speaker
  • Ameritron AL-1500 Amplifier, one 8877 Tube
  • Kenwood TS-940 Transmitter and SP-940 Speaker
  • Dentron Clipperton-L, four 572B Tubes
  • Kenwood TS-520S with VFO-520S and SP-520 Speaker
  • Galaxy GT-550, RV-550, SC-550 plus mobile power supply
  • Heathkit HW-101, Heathkit SB-221 Amplifier

The antennas are a Steppir 3 Element Beam with 30/40 Dipole and a 80 meter Double Bazooka


Digital Modes

I use a Signalink USB which incorperates a good quality sound card and serves as the audio interface to the radio.  Ham Radio Deluxe which incoperates DM-780 for RTTY, SSTV, PSK etc. HRD also has a very good Log Book feature with full rig control for the Yaesu FT-2000.

Computer is a Gateway quad processor with 4Gb of memory running Vista