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FAST RFID - Read RFID cards quickly and for next to nothing!

A project in Carleton Place, Canada by Patrick Thomas Mitchell

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An easy-to-use RFID reader that is ready to use right out of the box! Production ready, and Arduino/Raspberry Pi Compatible!
Backers: 216
Average Pledge Per Backer: $43 CAD

Funded: $9,272 CAD of $2,000 CAD
Dates: Oct 7th -> Nov 6th (31 days)
Project By: Patrick Thomas Mitchell
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Thank you all so much! Lots of important in this update, so please read it! =D

November 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! Thank you so much for making this campaign such a success!  The packages were supposed to arrive yesterday, but I've been assured by DHL that they will arrive today.  I'm going to send out surveys right now, so PLEASE answer them... (Read More)

Yahoo! Wednesday arrival forecast!

November 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi all! Sorry to spam you all again, but the package will arrive Wednesday! (At least according to the DHL forecast).  That means that product will arrive effectively in time for the campaign to end.  Give me a  week after that, and packages will... (Read More)

Parts, PCBs and assemblies shipped!

November 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi all! I just wanted to let you know that all of the parts are on route!  I expect to have everything in my hands by the end of this week, which lines up with the end of this campaign!  I just wanted to share the good news.  I hope that you're... (Read More)

First manufacturing pics =D

October 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone I've been told that assembly will be done by the end of the week, and shipped as early as Monday.  That means that I should have everything in hand by the 8th of November (two days after this campaign ends).  From there, it will likely... (Read More)

Pictures of assemblies coming soon! Hopefully tomorrow. =)

October 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! Sorry for the delay.  I was hoping to have the first assembly pictures this past Friday, but I'm confident that my manufacturer will send them to me this evening.  As soon as I have them, I'll post them in another update.  With the... (Read More)

Payment made for this campaign! Now, I just need to comment the code =)

October 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Sorry to spam you all.  I just paid for the parts (please see the last update).  I'll be shipping early!  Thank you again for all of your support with this campaign.  If you haven't already, check out the past project updates to see the assembly... (Read More)

Orders submitted! Now I need some help from you (If you're willing =D )

October 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! I just submitted an order for twice the amount of assemblies required to complete this campaign, extra PCBs, and a TON of RFID cards and USB cables.  This campaign is a tough one when it comes to trying to forecast what will be required... (Read More)

I'll be readying parts and manufacturing orders tomorrow. Stay tuned!

October 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! Thank you all again for a wonderful first week.  As with all of my campaigns, I pay for parts in advance (As long as the campaign is funded) so that you guys don't have to wait forever for me to ship.  I'll be organising my orders... (Read More)

I've been busy! There are three videos ready for you to watch!`

October 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi all! Thank you all for a wonderful first week!  I have published three videos relative to this campaign.   The assembly video is here:  https://youtu.be/X67Qy7ucpv8  The video manual is here:  https://youtu.be/BZJROup6BVw  Here is a video of... (Read More)

Fast RFID reader for Arduino and Raspberry Pi projects

October 8th - via: geeky-gadgets.com
Serial entrepreneur Patrick Thomas Mitchell has once again taken to Kickstarter to launch his 33rd campaign allowing electronic enthusiasts to back a small yet fast RFID reader. (Read More)

You guys are incredibly awesome! Thank you! Funded in three hours =D

October 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone I can't tell you how grateful I am for your support.  I've never had a project funded so quickly.  I'm going to kick this out of the park.  I'm so excited right now!  I'm going to see about getting manufacturing/component orders... (Read More)

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