Simply because I would have to change my lock and that would constitute as an 'intrusive' change that requires more effort. Besides, this is a summer project of mine, so just changing the lock wouldnt do it for me.
Lol danger its ok. I forgive you :)
@turbo-1 I also thought of that idea. But think i started wondering what would happen if i forgot to set the switch... Lol (Set it and Forget It!). But i do like the immediate signalling to the fob tho. If i keep the accelerometer, i can just have it...
Great suggestions! But the reason I wanted to use an accelerometer was because it is easy to attach and very non-intrusive. One of my goals for this device is for it to be as simple to install and make as possible. What could I use if not an accelerometer?
I've just thought of a neat idea for a summer project, and I'm requesting some opinions on its usefulness and feasibility.
For a forgetful guy like me, I always get the feeling (while I'm walking on the streets) that my door is unlocked. So today I was thinking about how to make...