Monday Night Net 05 Oct 2015

Handheld Microphone The Essex Ham Monday Night Net for 05 October 2015 started at 8pm local time on GB3DA, the 2m repeater located at Danbury, near Chelmsford.

Live Chat: During the Net, we run an Internet chatroom. Go to to get chatting – You need to create a free Essex Ham account to access our chatroom.
Internet Feed: Not in range of GB3DA? Several Internet feeds are available, including: Monday Night Net uStream (Thanks to Nick M0NFE) – There’s also Essex Ham’s Audio Feed (In BETA). On a Smartphone, try SouthEastRadio on Zello

Net Attendees

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

  1. Pete M0PSX, Southend-on-Sea (in the chair)
  2. Dean M6NSX, Witham
  3. Paul M6NFW, Westcliff
  4. Nick M0NIB, Brentwood
  5. Dorothy M0LMR, Basildon
  6. Brian M6UHN, Chelmsford
  7. Jayne M6OFM, Kent
  8. Keith M0KNG, Billericay
  9. James 2E1GUA, Chelmsford
  10. Melvin 2E0DNS
  11. Steve M0SHQ, Maldon
  12. Laura M6LHT, Southend
  13. Gordon 2E0IRX, Witham
  14. David M1ECC, Basildon
  15. Thomas M6ERS, Bury St Edmunds (Scratchy, but well done on making the trip)
  16. Jay 2E0ERR, Chigwell (returning to the hobby)
  17. Nick 2E0DVX, Shoebury

We wrapped up at just after 10:50pm – Thanks all

Controlling the Monday Night Net
Pete M0PSX, controlling the Monday Night Net

Topics for the evening, as follows:

  • Essex RAYNET and coverage of the Saltmarsh 75 event
  • QRZ – Every Essex Ham should have an entry – See Getting started with QRZ
  • Good luck to those taking their Foundation course at CARS this Thursday
  • Who’s up f q YL net in Essex? Dorothy M0LMR didn’t say “no” to the idea of controlling a YL net
  • YUMI – Load this Linux OS onto a USB stick for the day your PC dies
  • Soap operas – a good excuse to do amateur radio and avoid the googlebox
Map of Monday Night Net Participants 2014
Map of Monday Night Net Participants 2014

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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 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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