Dan joined Dorset RAYNET in 2016 as part of the South East Dorset Group. He became treasurer in May 2018 and in February 2019 also became South East Deputy Controller. Since joining as a foundation licence holder of M6FXD, Dan took and passed his intermediate exam in October 2016 gaining the callsign 2E0FXD. Just over a year later, in November 2017, he successfully took and passed his full exam and now holds the callsign M0LXD.
When Dan is not on the air supporting the numerous RAYNET exercises and events, he is usually operating the HF digital modes such as JT9, JT65, FT8, PSK and many more!