Monday Night Net 11 Apr 2016

Handheld Microphone The Essex Ham Monday Night Net for 11th April 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
  2. Rachel G6AMY, South Ockendon
  3. Steve 2E0UEH, Southend
  4. Simon M6VIO, Witham – Newcomer to the hobby, passed with the Colchester RA
  5. Dorothy M0LMR, Basildon
  6. Joel G0URK, Chelmsford
  7. Selim M0XTA, Chigwell
  8. David M1ECC, Basildon
  9. Keith M0KNG, Hockley
  10. Chris G0IPU, mobile in Chelmsford
  11. Norman M1EEY, Barking – First time
  12. David 2E0DWG, Westerham, Kent – First time
  13. David M6ILM, Pitsea
  14. Brian 2E0WHB, Chelmsford
  15. Nick M0NFE, Westcliff
  16. Peeyush M0JAI, Colchester

We wrapped up just after 22:20

Topics for the evening, as follows:

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

  • World Amateur Radio Day – Next Monday
  • Next week is Skills Night – see you there?
  • The Hall Street Exhibition, open at weekends, and a last chance to see the Marconi works
  • Working 4m
  • The Icon 7300 and Software defined radios
  • Well done to Steve M1ACB, the new RSGB General Manager
  • Thurrock Acorns Skills Night tomorrow Night
  • SEARS club night tomorrow night
  • Upcoming rallies – Kempton this weekend
  • By popular demand – two disclaimers tonight… So, regulars feel a net is incomplete without Kelly?

Thanks to everyone who took part, and Happy Hamming!

Pete M0PSX running the net on the 11th of April - powered by Tassimo Oreo
Pete M0PSX running the net on the 11th of April – powered by Tassimo Oreo

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Pete M0PSX, hosting the Essex Ham Monday Night Net
Pete M0PSX, hosting the Essex Ham Monday Night Net


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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