Monday Night Net 11 July 2016

Handheld Microphone The Essex Ham Monday Night Net for the 11th of July 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, Ockendon
  3. Brian 2E0WHB, Chelmsford
  4. Paul 2E0SET, Westcliff
  5. Steve G4GHO, Chelmsford
  6. Dorothy M0LMR, Basildon
  7. Jim 2E0JTW, Hullbridge
  8. James 2E1GUA, Chelmsford
  9. Martyn G1EFL, Chelmsford
  10. Liam M6IIL, Southend (first time on-air after passing with SEARS)
  11. William G8CYK, Dunmow

We wrapped up at 9:50pm

Topics for the evening, as follows:

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

  • Getting stomped on when operating on HF
  • Helping youngsters at schools – Essex Ham’s latest activities with lads from Estuary High
  • Essex Repeater Group holding this month’s talk at Thurrock Acorns
  • HF is like fishing in the ether
  • Timelapse photography
  • Skills Night next week

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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