Monday Night Net 18 Sept 2017

Monday Night Net MNN LogoOur 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.

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The Essex Ham Monday Night Net for the 18th of September 2017 started at 8pm local time on GB3DA, the 2m repeater located at Danbury, near Chelmsford. Here’s 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 , Essex Ham on TuneIn or the Monday Night Net uStream (Thanks to Nick M0NFE).


Net Attendees

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

  1. Rachel G6AMY, Grays (in the chair)
  2. Brian 2E0WHB, Chelmsford
  3. James M6VYL, Gravesend
  4. Mattt G6WPJ, Bures in Suffolk
  5. Sid 2E1HAT,Laindon
  6. Kevin G0PEK (with Lauren in the background)
  7. Keith M0KNG, Billericay
  8. Gordon M0WJL, Grays
  9. David M1ECC, Basildon
  10. Neil G0RNU, Tilbury
  11. Pete M0PSX/P, from the Skills Night in Danbury
  12. Terry M6IPK/P, Danbury
  13. Steve G8UDD/P, from the Skills Night in Danbury, with a greetings message from Alan
  14. Mark M6KNV
  15. Laura M6LHT, Southend
  16. Dorothy M0LMR/M,on the way back from Skills Night
  17. Paul M0XMT, Westcliff
Monday Night Net Participants 2016
Map of Monday Night Net Participants 2016

Topics for the evening, as follows:

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

  • Oscillators
  • The latest episode of TX Factor
  • Air Ambulance Week
  • The demise of petrol and diesel fueled cars in 20 years time and how will people charge an electric car inf they live in a flat or down a walkway with no access for a car.

Well done to Rachel for running a busy net – it wrapped up at 10:08pm local.

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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