Monday Night Net 09 January 2017

Monday Night Net MNN LogoThe Essex Ham Monday Night Net for the 09 January 2017 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: Essex Ham’s Audio Feed (not always online) or the Monday Night Net uStream (Thanks to Nick M0NFE). On a Smartphone, try SouthEastRadio on Zello


Net Attendees

Here’s the attendance list for this week’s Essex Ham & Cheese Toastie net:

  1. Pete M0PSX, Southend-on-Sea (in the chair for this week’s net)
  2. Dorothy M0LMR, Basildon
  3. Rachel G6AMY, South Ockendon
  4. Paul M0XMT, Westcliff-on-Sea
  5. Jay M6JVD, Shoeburyness
  6. Laura M6LHT, Westcliff
  7. Gordon M0WJL, South Ockendon
  8. Steve G4GHO, Chelmsford
  9. Martyn G1EFL, Chelmsford
  10. Brian 2E0WHB, Chelmsford
  11. Keith M0KNG, Billericay
  12. Selim M0XTA, Chigwell
  13. Tim M6LXG, Hertford
  14. Dave M1AMI,Colchester
  15. Hugh M6HXV, Rochester
  16. Gary G0BDY, Brentwood
  17. Dave M0WDG, mobile in Kent
  18. David M1ECC, Basildon
  19. Georg M6LKL, Witham
  20. Nick M0NFE, Westcliff-on-Sea
  21. Gary M0ICG, Wickford

We wrapped up just before 22:55 – Thanks everyone!

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:

  • Cheese
  • Bacon Butties at February’s Canvey Rally
  • Pizza and Shepherd’s Pie

And in radio:

  • Next Monday is a Skills Night in Danbury
  • SEARS has its first club night tonight at the new venue of The White House, on the A13
  • Waters & Stanton Blog, discussing the diminishing return of magazine advertising
  • January the 25th is the next Suffolk RED event
  • Rachel’s Ragchew – the new name for a G6AMY net?
  • Selim’s 4m net coming from a new location this week
  • MB7IDA, the Echolink Repeater is now back on-air from Chelmsford
  • Getting more activity on air. Dave M1ECC things it’s important to respond to CQ calls. Suggestions include having 2m on in vehicles, and even carrying a handheld. David’s net is on Thursday at 8:30pm if you want to have your say.


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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