You know how duct tape can solve a lot of everyday problems including an airplane wing, and here’s another way to apply duct tape to roll your own RFID tag with a bunch of wires.
It ain’t pretty but gets the job done and the RFID read range is on par with commercial RFID tags, unbelievable.
It’s ugly, and I really want to try this experiment over again with a smaller IC package, like TSOP-8. But the card works very well, and the read range is practically indistinguishable from a mass-produced RFID card. I tested this one using an official HID ProxPoint reader.
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