HOW TO: Create RFID Access for Your Front Door


Great how-to from MAKE pal Amal! “There are many uses for RFID such as supply chain management, but access control is one of the most relevant applications for personal use. Many people use RFID access cards to get into buildings, use elevators, or even open the doors to those special penthouse type hotel suites. Setting up your own front door (or any door for that matter) with an RFID enabled access mechanism is pretty easy.” Link.


  • MAKE VIDEO PODCAST – Getting “Chipped” – Interviews with RFID Pioneers – Link.
  • Interview with RFID implanter – Link.
  • RFID info, hacks, mods, news and more – Link.

4 thoughts on “HOW TO: Create RFID Access for Your Front Door

  1. chadvavra says:

    I just got the book. (B&N same day delivery took 3 days)

    I can’t wait to try out some of this stuff.

    I have the Parallax reader and a couple cards right now.

  2. joesmooth says:

    Here’s another RFID Reader product from Parallax:

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