Monday Night Net 07 November 2016

Monday Night Net MNN LogoThe Essex Ham Monday Night Net for the 07 November 2016 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 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: Monday Night Net uStream (Thanks to Nick M0NFE) – There’s also Essex Ham’s Audio Feed (In BETA, and not always online). 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 for this week’s net)
  2. Rachel G6AMY, South Ockendon
  3. Gordon 2E0ELI, Grays
  4. Brian 2E0WHB, Chelmsford
  5. William G8CYK, Baddow
  6. Paul M0CNL, Clacton
  7. Paul M0XMT, Westcliff-on-Sea
  8. Nick M0NFE, Westcliff-on-Sea (now with his own bunny!)
  9. Steve G4GHO, Chelmsford
  10. Keith M0KNG, Billericay
  11. Nick G4HCK/A in Thurrock
  12. David M1ECC, Basildon
  13. Dorothy M0LMR, Basildon
  14. Neil G0RNU, Tilbury
  15. Richard G7OED, Basildon
  16. David M0WDG, in Kent, mobile near Chatham
Monday Night Net Participants 2016
Map of Monday Night Net Participants 2016

Topics for the evening, as follows:

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

  • The joys of software updates
  • Band conditions
  • RG174 co-ax
  • Latest issue of Practical Wireless
  • A reminder that this Saturday is the YL Net – The one-year anniversary edition
  • Radio Caroline featured on TX Factor
  • More discussion of the antenna under dispute in the Channel 5 Nightmare Neighbours show

The net wrapped up just after 10pm

Thanks to everyone who took part in the busy net… Happy Hamming!

Pete M0PSX's shack in Monday Night Net Mode
Pete M0PSX’s shack in Monday Night Net Mode

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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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