Strip an RFID Card and Stash The Antenna In Your Cellphone Case

By Jason Fitzpatrick on July 20th, 2012

This clever hack involves stripping the RFID antenna and chip out of a transit card and stashing it in the back of a cellphone case–effectively turning your phone into an on-the-go transit pass.

It’s a clever way to cut down on the number of things you carry and keep RFID identification/travel cards with at your finger tips. Hit up the link below for a detailed tutorial.

RFID iPhone [via Hack A Day]

Jason Fitzpatrick is a warranty-voiding DIYer who spends his days cracking opening cases and wrestling with code so you don't have to. If it can be modded, optimized, repurposed, or torn apart for fun he's interested (and probably already at the workbench taking it apart). You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 07/20/12
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