Here’s a summary of the activity on the Essex Ham Monday Night Net this evening, Monday 04 March 2013:
The net started at 8:00pm on GB3DA, the local 2 metre repeater for Essex. For details of the net, see www.EssexHam.net
Here’s the attendance list for this week’s net:
- Pete M0PSX in Southend, in the chair
- Ian M6IDG in Hockley
- Phil G3UFF in St. Albans – Sorry, most of what you sent was inaudible
- Mitchell M6GYN in Loughton
- Dean M6BYF in Chatham
- Rob M6KDP in Maldon
- Paul 2E0PXD in Bicknacre
- Norman M0FZW on Canvey (briefly)
- Lucy M6UCY on Canvey Island
- Chris M6EDF in Danbury
- Tom 2E0TNC in Tiptree
- Lucy M6ECG in Brightlingsea
- Adam M0GWS in Braintree (with snakes and sharks on his QSL card?)
- Phil M0IMA in Kent
- Steve M6PTW in Rochester
- Gary G0BDY in Brentwood
- Dave M0WDG in Kent
- James 2E1GUA in Chelmsford
Topics for the evening as follows:
- eQSL website – what a pain
- More girly pink needed on QSL cards needed!
- … and not enough cats, apparently
- 1/4 wave dipole construction – any good sites?
- 4G Freeview interference discussed in Pete’s FrequencyCast podcast – FrequencyCast Show 85
- The £14 SDR dongle: Realtek USB Radio Tuner Dongle Review
- Alternative to QRZ: www.cqfriends.com
- QSL card printing: “The Ukrainian” is www.ux5uoqsl.com , and Pete uses fdsqsl.com
The Essex Ham Monday Night Net is on GB3DA, the repeater based on Danbury. Please show your support by joining the Essex Repeater Group, or making a donation.
We wrapped at 2250, with a total of 18 peeps. 73 all!
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