Monday Night Net 02 Apr 2018

Monday Night Net MNN LogoThe Essex Ham Monday Night Net for the 2nd April 2018 started at 8pm local time on GB3DA, the 2m repeater located at Danbury, near Chelmsford.

Our Monday Night Net launched back in 2011 and is still going strong. Everyone’s welcome to join, especially those who’ve recently got their licence and are looking for help with getting started in the hobby.

If you’re new to our Monday Night Net, you can find more information here: Monday Night Net

On this page, you’ll find a quick summary of who joined this week’s net, and what was discussed.

Live Chat: During the Net, we run an Internet chatroom. Go to to get chatting during our nets – You need to create a free Essex Ham account to access our chatroom.
Internet Feed: Not in range of the GB3DA? Several Internet feeds are available, including: Essex Ham’s Audio Feed or Essex Ham on TuneIn.


Net Attendees

Tonight’s Net was chaired by Rachel G6AMY

Here’s the attendance list for this week’s net:

  1. Rachel G6AMY, Grays (in the chair)
  2. Gordon M0WJL
  3. Dorothy M0LMR, Basildon
  4. Pete M0PSX/M, Mid-Essex
  5. Jim 2E0JTW Hullbridge
  6. Keith M0KNG
  7. William G8CYK, Little Baddow
  8. David M1ECC, Basildon
  9. John M6XPR
  10. Zena M6KZP, Basildon
  11. Kristian M0SSK, Basildon
  12. Jakub 2E0FTX, Southend
  13. James M6UKJ, Basildon


Topics for the evening, as follows:

In tonight’s net, here’s what was discussed:

  • Easter eggs
  • Weather
  • April fools
  • Electric car chargers
  • Scary films
  • St George’s Day
  • Cordless Vaccum cleaners
  • Intermediate courses

The net wrapped at 22:00 – Thanks to Rachel for running a great net.

Lots in the chatroom tonight too.

Thanks to all who joined the net, either on-air, or online.

Hopefully, everyone enjoyed this year’s little April Fool’s joke, about proposed changes to our Monday Night Net.
Monday Night Net 2017 Participants
Monday Night Net 2017 Participants

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Thanks & Disclaimer

Essex Repeater Group LogoEssex Ham would like to thank the Essex Repeater Group for allowing us to use the GB3DA for our weekly net. This repeater, together with GB3ER, GB3DB and GB7ZP are managed by volunteers. ERG would appreciate your support which can be by membership or donation, online at
Please note that the Monday Night Net is recorded for the protection of our participants. Audio from repeaters around the UK, including GB3DA, may be streamed online and via web SDRs.
The views and opinions expressed by participants of the Monday Night Net do not necessarily reflect the views of Essex Ham.


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