Monday Night Net 26 Feb 2018

Monday Night Net MNN LogoThe Essex Ham Monday Night Net for the 26th February 2018 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. Pete M0PSX, Southend
  2. Paul G7BHE, South Woodham Ferrers
  3. Rachel G6AMY, Grays (in the chair)
  4. Brian 2E0WHB, Chelmsford (TWD is back, so we lost Brian at 2100 GMT)
  5. Keith M0KNG, Billericay
  6. Steve G8UDD, Chelmsford
  7. Dorothy M0LMR, Basildon
  8. Gordon M0WJL, Grays
  9. Richard M3FHI, South Woodham Ferrers
  10. Paul M0XMT, Westcliff
  11. Kristian M0SSK, Basildon
  12. John M6XPR, Kent
  13. James 2E1GUA, Chelmsford
  14. David M1ECC, Basildon
  15. Jim 2E0JTW, Hullbridge
  16. Terry 2E0IPK, Dagenham
  17. Nick M0NFE, Southend
  18. Sarah M6PSK,Southend (for a quick travel report)
  19. Richard G7OED,Basildon
  20. Gary G0BDY, Brentwood
  21. John M0JGR, Chingford
  22. Glynis 2E0CUQ, Hullbridge

Topics for the evening, as follows:

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

  • The BRATS rally in Kent – See BRATS Rainham Rally 2018 Review or our new BRATS Rally 2018 Video
  • Weather / Beast from the East/ RAYNET ready & waiting?
  • Thurrock Acorns Club Night last week in Grays
  • Well done to Lewis (in the chatroom) for passing his Foundation recently with Colchester
  • CARS Foundation Course, with some Morse support from Keith
  • Planning pernission issues
  • YL Net this coming Sunday
  • HMS Belfast commemmoration in March as GB80GGCN

The net wrappped up at 2220.Thanks to the 22 people who joined,and the 24 in the chatroom.


Monday Night Net 2017 Participants
Monday Night Net 2017 Participants

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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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