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Topic: Help or guidance for a magnetic stripe reader proj (Read 1 time) previous topic - next topic

PaulS

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the spec of the reader is


That's going to make it difficult to complete the project.

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it has to read the track 2 using the tape recorder head.

"it"? What is "it"?

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if possible interface the head directly to the arduino board with


I think you'll need more than that.

qlue

The basic circuit you will need to build is a high gain amplifier.
I've drawn a simplified version for you, but you'll have to figure out component values yourself. (they depend on which op-amp you use etc.)
http://drivehq.com/folder/p7999577.aspx
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