You can build your own Disney magic band scanner with Adafruit Feather RP2040 and CircuitPython.

This project uses the RFID Wiz Kit to scan your Disney magic bands to animate a strip NeoPixels and plays your favorite sound effects.

Parts

Angled shot of a white board connected to a red board via ribbon cable.
RFID made easy! RFID Wiz is the easiest way to include RFID in all your projects. Their ONE-TOUCH training system will have you...
$49.95
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Top down view of a Adafruit NeoPixel Digital RGB 120 LED-per-meter strip.
Fancy new side light LED strips are a great alternative for folks who have loved and used Adafruit LED strips for a few years but want gorgeous, glowy light emitting at...
$34.95
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Angled shot of black rectangular microcontroller "Feather RP2040"
A new chip means a new Feather, and the Raspberry Pi RP2040 is no exception. When we saw this chip we thought "this chip is going to be awesome when we give it the Feather...
$11.95
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Mini Oval Speaker with pico blade connector
Hear the good news! This wee speaker is a great addition to any audio project where you need 8 ohm impedance and 1W or less of power. We particularly like...
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Angled shot of a Adafruit I2S 3W Class D Amplifier Breakout.
Listen to this good news - we now have an all in one digital audio amp breakout board that works incredibly well with the 
$5.95
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10 wire Silicone Cover Stranded-Core Ribbon Cable
For those who are fans of our silicone-covered wires, but are always looking to up their wiring game. We now have Silicone Cover Ribbon cables! These may look...
$3.95
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Opened box showing many nylon screws
Totaling 420 pieces, this M3 Screw Set is a must-have for your workstation. You'll have enough screws, nuts, and hex standoffs to fuel...
$16.95
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1 x STEMMA JST PH
2mm 3-Pin to Male Header Cable - 200mm
1 x JST PH 2mm 3-Pin Socket
Color Coded Cable - 200mm

This guide was first published on Nov 01, 2022. It was last updated on Feb 22, 2024.

This page (Overview) was last updated on Oct 10, 2022.

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