Multi-band antenna 2J301 offers several properties for which it´s worth to consider its usage in your devices.
Decent gain, good VSWR values, small dimensions, resistance to outdoor conditions and a simple mount method are probably basic features, which we´d expect from external antennas for the GSM/UMTS, PCS bands. Antenna 2J301M/SMA from company 2J provides all this but it features yet another positive feature – a good price.
That´s why, if you´re searching for an antenna with good specification for a good price, 2J301M is a good choice. An elegant design from an ABS plastic is suitable for virtually every application and an easy installation is ensured by a magnetic bottom plate together with a 2.5 m long flexible cable (RG174) with the SMA connector.
High-quality GSM/3G signal directly to your device – [Link]
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Connected to a burglar alarm or fire alarm in the event of making phone calls playing voice messages. Controlled via DTMF actuators can operate on the spot.
In recent years we have introduced several telecontrols based on the SIM900 GSM module. We released schematics and code for a gate opener (that activates when receiveing a call from a given number), a GSM thermostat to manage the temperature of remote houses with simple text messages, a remote alarm control with DTMF and, last but not least, a remote alarm with I/O and controlled via calls or SMS.
Many of these tools send text messages or place phone calls in response to changes to the electrical inputs. In some cases, especially when the receiver is a human, nothing is like a voice that clearly yields you screaming “fire in progress!”, or”thieves in the house!” etc.
GSM Voice Dialer with Automation Control - [Link]
AKTAKOM’S EMF tester represents latest technology at the affordable prices.
Miami Fl., November 2 2012 – T&M Atlantic., distributer of the test and measurement equipment, today unveiled its newest EMF Meter Aktakom ATT-2592 with 50MHz to 3.5GHz frequency range. This portable device designed for safe measurement of electromagnetic field characteristics by isotropic method. The device is equipped with 3-channel sensor which allows measuring simultaneously on three axes: X, Y, Z. The device can be used to measure the radiation produced by wireless communications (CW, CDMA, DECT, GSM), radio stations, wireless Wi-Fi, microwaves, TVs and monitors, hidden signal sources and other sources of high-frequency electromagnetic radiation. Other design features include: Non-directional (isotropic) measurement with three-channel measurement probe, high dynamic range due to three-channel digital results processing and configurable alarm threshold and memory function.
Aktakom ATT-2592 EMF Tester has a wide range of applications from high frequency (RF) electromagnetic wave field strength measurements and cellular device radiation safety level measurements to wireless LAN (Wi-Fi) detection/installation and even spy camera wireless bug finder.
Introductory prices start from $139.00
More info available at www.tmatlantic.com
AKTAKOM ATT-2592 Portable Electromagnetic Field Tester – [Link]
We create a lamp controlled by SMS using a GSM shield, a RGB shield and a Arduino UNO. Due to the simplicity of these boards, simply plug one over the other and connect a strip led to have a lighting effect. Then sending normal text messages from any phone, you can turn on and choose the color to set.
IKEA SMS lamp with GSM shield - [Link]
This is a shield for Arduino designed and based on the module GSM/GPRS SIM900 or the GSM/GPRS & GPS module SIM908, to make calls, voice and data connections via GPRS. This new version has several new hardware features, that allow maximum customization and provide many configurations. With a microphone and a headset with a 3.5 mm jack (just the standard headphones for computers), you can make a voice call from Arduino!!
GSM GPS shield for Arduino - [Link]
The device is based on a GSM/GPRS module with included GPS. Its main function is to detect and communicate its own geographical position using, on the choice, the cellular phone reference system or the GPS. Its small dimensions are due to the use, for the first time, of a GSM/GPRS module integrating the GPS receiver. That is the SIM908 a recent product by SIMCOM.
The circuit of the localizer is build around two boards, one with the SIM908 on board and the second one including the microcontroller and the battery charger for the lithium battery. To get the GPS working will be necessary to complete the localizer circuit with an appropriate antenna.
GSM/GPS Localizer with SIM908 module - [Link]
AvrPhone is a simple mobile phone with a touchscreen. His brain is AVR microcontroller ATmega128 (128 kB flash, 4 kB SRAM) and user interface provides 2.4 “LCD display with touch foil and controller ILI9325B , equipped with 16-bit bus. The communication module provides GSM SIM100S čísnkého manufacturer Simcoe. The whole system is powered by a 3.7 V/1000 mAh Li-Pol cells.
AVRphone - [Link]
Eric Mack writes:
This DIY cell phone created at MIT manages to have something for just about every major contemporary subculture or hipster subset I can think of.
Nerds and tinkerers? Check. Wooden case for the steampunk set? Check. Huge antenna for the retro, skinny-jeans-wearing set? Check. Big buttons for the fat-thumbed and Luddite crowd? Check. Rugged design for outdoorsy types? Check.
The folks at the MIT Media Lab created this prototype with an SM5100B GSM Module that takes a standard SIM card and a custom circuit board. The screen will take you back to the last century at 160×128 pixels and the laser cut wood and veneer enclosure is just one of many possible exteriors, given the availability of 3D printing. While far from a smartphone, voice, texting, and other slightly old-school functionality is possible. All told, the parts cost between $100 and $150.
Awesome DIY cell phone has universal appeal - [Link]
A modem GSM & GPRS with SIM900 or SIM908 module. Allows you to create data connections on the GSM network through a standard USB interface. The cellular modems, particularly USB-stick ones, are now at very affordable prices, however they’re limited: they are explicitly designed for Internet connections, so you cannot use it as a normal modem and so implement, for example, a point to point data communications with them. The GSM modems that allow this are quite rare, and so we create and offer you one: it is a device for PC with an USB interface with “voice” functions: there is a jack for a speaker and one for microphone.
GSM/GPRS & GPS modem with SIM900/SIM908 module - [Link]