RFID is an exciting new technology that is finding its way into a variety of different industries; pet identification, keyless entry, hospitals, inventory management and tracking, tollway collections, security, data collection, wildlife tracking, and much more. Now you can experiment on your own with this great starter kit.
This kit includes everything needed to get started:
The RedBee RFID Reader is a ground breaking first in many areas. Capable of being used as a tethered device to a PC or microcontrollers OR
as a preprogrammed stand alone device it is the only hobby reader with both. The RedBee comes default with USB and TTL serial with the ability to add Xbee
for wireless communitcation. Buy the wireless upgrade kit
to really go pro!
A computer is the heart of any true tech geek lair. Laugh at your friends typing in their passwords like its 1979. Your little war machine knows it’s you by just sensing your greatness (and that RFID tag in your pocket.) (See video below)
Keys are so 1800s man! What are we, cave people here? A real tech geek saunters into his pad with the wave of his hand. Add an RFID dead bolt to your front door and impress your dates and family pets.
Need to hide your secret files or retrieve your pocket spy camera in a hurry? Are you too cool to for keypads or dials? Create your own RFID enabled spy safe! This Project shows you how to hack a home safe you can get from the local store.
A great weekend project for parent and child or party entertainment for any age. Add RFID to your race cars and compete with the checkpoint challenge. Set up a smooth course for speed or make it a difficult obstacle course requiring pro-racer skills.
You don't need our projects. You are a brilliant mad scientist with his/her own devious world domination plans. The RFID Logger is a basic RFID logging app to help get you started writing your own programs.