Monday Night Net 13 Apr 2015

Handheld Microphone The Essex Ham Monday Night Net for 13 April 2015 started at 8:10pm 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 – You need to create a free Essex Ham account to access our chatroom.
Internet Feed: Not in range of GB3DA? Several Internet feeds are available, including: Monday Night Net uStream (Thanks to Nick 2E0DVX) – There’s also Essex Ham’s Audio Feed (In BETA). On a Smartphone, try SouthEastRadio on Zello

Net Attendees

Here’s the attendance list for this week’s net:

  1. Pete M0PSX, Chelmsford (in the chair)
  2. Chris M6KDG, Witham
  3. Rob 2E0LMX, Shoeburyness
  4. Lee M6PXT, Maldon
  5. Paul G7BHE, South Woodham Ferrers
  6. Neil G0RNU, Tilbury
  7. Mitchell 2E0EMO, Loughton
  8. Nick 2E0DVX, Westcliff
  9. Gordon M6IRX, Witham
  10. Steve 2E0UEH, Southend
  11. Mike G1KOT, Basildon
  12. James 2E1GUA, Chelmsford
  13. Brian M6UHN, Chelmsford
  14. Keith M0KNG, Billericay
  15. John G3ZJZ, Hockley
  16. Dorothy 2E0NCE, Basildon
  17. Nick M0NIB, Brentwood
  18. Gary G0BDY, Brentwood
  19. Justin G0KSC, Canvey Island
  20. Kristian 2E0SSX, Basildon

Topics for the evening, as follows:

  • Getting a decent VHF setup at home – height, and good quality coax
  • Weekend SSTV images from the space station
  • Yesterday’s field day at Galleywood Common
  • Essex Ham’s disclaimer
  • Any songs with “helicopter” in the lyrics?
  • White traps? What frequency would a white one be please?
  • Anyone received any interference from railway lines on 2m?
Map of Monday Night Net Participants 2014
Map of Monday Night Net Participants 2014

Handy Links

Controlling the Monday Night Net
Pete M0PSX, controlling the Monday Night Net

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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 repeater for our weekly net. This repeater, together with GB3ER, GB3DB and GB7ZP are managed by volunteers. If you wish to support the repeaters, you can make a donation online, or become a member, at – ERG is a not-for-profit organisation.
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 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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