Monday Night Net 26 Aug 2019

Monday Night Net MNN LogoThe Essex Ham Bank Holiday Monday Night Net for the 26th of August 2019 started at 8pm local time on GB3DA, the 2m repeater located at Danbury, near Chelmsford.

Our Monday Night Net launched back in 2011 and is still going strong. Everyone’s welcome to join, especially those who’ve recently got their licence and are looking for help with getting started in the hobby.

If you’re new to our Monday Night Net, you can find more information here: Monday Night Net

On this page, you’ll find a quick summary of who joined this week’s net, and what was discussed.

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 or Essex Ham on TuneIn.


Net Attendees

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

  1. Andrew M0ONH, Chelmsford (In the chair for the first bit)
  2. Rachel G6AMY, Grays
  3. Pete M0PSX, Southend-on-Sea (In the chair for the second bit)
  4. Dorothy M0LMR, Basildon
  5. Paul M0PXO 
  6. Brian 2E0WHB, Chelmsford
  7. Keith M0KNG, Billericay
  8. Kris 2E0KDG, Witham
  9. Jo M0JOZ/M, Kent
  10. Les G4JDS, Chelmsford
  11. Richard 2E0FJJ, South Woodham ferrers
  12. Chris G0IPU/M
  13. Andy G7TKK/M

Topics for the evening, as follows:

Subjects included (in no particular order) were:

  • Secret Nuclear Bunker event at the weekend
  • Crowsheath field week
  • Coathanger antennas
  • Audio clip QSL “cards”
  • Morse classes starting soon
  • Rochester Repeaters
  • Laindon Radio Club this Friday
  • Great that GB3DA is back
  • Simplex test at 21:30 on 145.400 433.475

The net closed at 9:32pm local time. Thanks to Andrew M0ONH for running a great net

Andrew M0ONH, on-air at Galleywood Common in 2018
Andrew M0ONH, on-air at Galleywood Common in 2018

Thanks to Andrew for running a great net, and a thanks to everyone who joined us on-air, or in the chatroom.

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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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