Subscribe to Make Magazine Today!

rfid_arduino.jpg

After sorta-kinda hacking together one RFID-based project, Benjamin Eckel decided that enough was enough, and went through the effort of documenting the process correctly. If you’ve got a Parallax RFID reader and an Arduino kicking around that you have been meaning to hook up, this looks like a good place to start. He includes both the source code and some nice tricks to overcome some of the limitations of the system that he has run into.

[photo by Flick user todbot]

In the Maker Shed:

Makershedsmall

RFID Card Reader Serial

RFID Card Reader Serial


0 Responses to Connecting an RFID reader to Arduino

Your Thoughts?

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Related Supplies at Maker Shed