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  1. #1
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    Default Cellular module?

    Hi Guys,
    Has anyone used a mobile module to connect with a pic?
    I'm after a module that requires a SIM card and carrier account
    to receive SMS messages and have the content of the SMS readable by the pic.

    Any suggestions?

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    Default Re: Cellular module?

    Ive never used one. But Olimex makes one with a PIC on board:
    http://www.olimex.com/dev/pic-gsm.html

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    And for something completely different, works on Satellite:
    http://www.sparkfun.com/products/11088 (this is just a connector board for the satellite hardware)
    Per message rates seem to be pretty high. But they have something like 15 pre-defined messages that are free to send. So much of status could be sent in the predefined messages (maybe).
    http://www.scalerobotics.com

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    Default Re: Cellular module?

    Thx,
    and the satellite module, nice reasoning that the 10 cents isn't bad for getting your message to space & back


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