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Topic # 105743 9-Jul-2012 23:29 Send private message

Hey guys, just wondering if anyone here has bought NFC tags before? Had some cool ideas that i want to try out but not sure where to get them in NZ

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  Reply # 653271 10-Jul-2012 04:18 Send private message

Easiest is to buy them offshore from what I've found.




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  Reply # 653273 10-Jul-2012 05:53 Send private message

I ordered some from Ebay, will let you know once they turn up and you can have one to play with. Shouldnt be far away now.

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  Reply # 653321 10-Jul-2012 09:19 Send private message

Gee - they're not cheap. Especially the Samsung ones!

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  Reply # 653323 10-Jul-2012 09:22 Send private message

That's nice of you mate. Awesome




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  Reply # 653326 10-Jul-2012 09:24 Send private message

Goes round comes round and all that. Should be here in a few days.

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  Reply # 653331 10-Jul-2012 09:31 Send private message

Will be very interested to hear the feedback on them. That price is fantastic, especially with the free shipping!

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  Reply # 653500 10-Jul-2012 13:04 Send private message

I want to get some of these and print up some fancy looking access cards ;) http://www.ebay.com/itm/25-Inkjet-PVC-Blank-RFID-Proximity-ID-Cards-Photo-Epson-Dye-Pigment-/110913036742?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item19d2eea1c6




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  Reply # 653661 10-Jul-2012 17:17 Send private message

richms: I want to get some of these and print up some fancy looking access cards ;) http://www.ebay.com/itm/25-Inkjet-PVC-Blank-RFID-Proximity-ID-Cards-Photo-Epson-Dye-Pigment-/110913036742?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item19d2eea1c6




Of course! Proximity ID cards :)


Might have to take a wander down, and "test" out one of the ID printers

Oh wait....they have to be 13.25mhz NFC Prox cards :( bugger




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  Reply # 654109 11-Jul-2012 17:25 Send private message

What are you guys using to program them? There's a Samsung App on the market (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.samsung.tectile), but it's not available in NZ :(

Be interested in having a play around with them, but not sure how I'd actually set up the tag to trigger something on my phone.

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