How to make a credit card reader
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DIY Credit Card/Magnetic Stripe Reader
From hackedgadgets comes a DIY Credit Card/Mag stripe reader:
“Using a card reader that was purchased for $1.50 Mondo Technology used a PIC12F675 to bring it to life.
“The unit provides the magnetic head on a spring mechanism along with low lev…
I can think of all sorts of use for this thing. (Most of them are not legal )
David Jones Says:
Like to activate my credit card not using my bank that issued the card,how can i activate i
t,and start using it can anyone from the hackedgadgets help.Or where can i get a credit card reader ata
a very low price.
Sure you could do that but then the card that is swiped will have different numbers than the one presented, possibly even a different type (Visa instead of Master Card). What you would need to do is use a Reader/Writer unit. Read the card to be cloned and write it to the target card.
Something like this should do:
If you look around you should be able to find cheaper ones, note that I have no idea of the quality of this one (I just searched for one).
JJ can you help
mate as you have said you can think of all sorts for this card.Tell me more i need to know i will keep you informed as soon as things starts happening. Just remember the card need to be activated first and i can’t activate it myself so i think you know the score.
Build your own Portable Standalone Magnetic Card Reader;
* Track 1 & 2
* Bi-directional readings
* RS-232, 3 wire, 2400bps
* Visual Good/Bad swipe indicator
* Stores only good swipes
* 256KB (512KB optional)
* Fully tested under Windows 95/98/2000/XP and Linux !
* Includes the Smallest Reader ever seen, dimensions are:
Length: 1.693″ (43mm)
Height: 0.902″ (22.9mm)
Height: 0.902″ (22.9mm)
You will get the PCB (everything soldered), download cable schematics, PC software and the smallest reader as described above for only $125 (United State Dollars) plus shipping.
E-mail to sas [AT] noend [DOT] com for payment information.
>>>The full source code and schematics are also available for sell
Does anyone have a program/link to get my ACR30 card reader going besides the device drivers that i’ve already installed?
I have a credit card reader that connects to my pc, from credit card services, how can I use this tool as a hack?Source: hackedgadgets.com