Monday Night Net 10 October 2016

Monday Night Net MNN LogoThe Essex Ham Monday Night Net for the 10th of October 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. Steve G4GHO, Chelmsford
  3. Nick M0NFE, Westcliff-on-Sea
  4. Paul M0XMT, Westcliff-on-Sea
  5. Paul M0CNL, Clacton-on-Sea
  6. Dorothy M0LMR, Basildon
  7. Keith G3WRO, Harlow
  8. Brian 2E0WHB, Chelmsford
  9. Keith M0KNG, Billericay (thanks for the update on Practical Wireless)
  10. David M1ECC, Basildon
  11. Dave M6ILM, Basildon
  12. Neil G0RNU, Tilbury
  13. Paul G7BHE, Mobile en route to South Woodham Ferrers
  14. Grant 2E0BJJ
  15. Kit G6FLW, South Colchester (First time aboard… welcome)
  16. Tony M6HJN, Canvey island (New to the hobby… welcome to the net!)
  17. Kristian M0SSK, Basildon
  18. Rachel G6AMY, South Ockendon
  19. Gary M6LMT, London (Near Abbey Road Studios)
  20. John M6WJM, Swanscombe (One of Essex Ham’s first ten members!)
  21. Keith G6NHU, Mobile A12

We wrapped up at 11pm – Thanks everyone.

Thanks to Richard M6ICE for being our DX listener from the US tonight, via our stream!

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 weekend’s RSGB Convention
  • The upcoming SSTV Net, from Thurrock Acorns
  • David M1ECC’s Upcoming “Have Your Say on GB3DA” net
  • Skills Night  – Next Monday… see you there?
  • JOTA stations active this weekend
  • LED lighting causing interference
  • New Radcom & Practical Wireless editions on the way
  • ERG AGM this Thursday
  • Plumbing!

Thanks to everyone who took part… 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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