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Alexa DIY: Control Alexa with a Vintage Zenith Space Command Remote Control

In addition to becoming a staple for many homes, Alexa continues to peak the interest of part-time engineers and programmers. In this area, Alexa reminds me of those HAM radio operators of the 1970’s and 1980’s. Alexa is quickly becoming the new hobbyist dream.

We’ve highlighted several Alexa DIY projects here before, but here’s another one worth mention.

Command Alexa With a Completely Mechanical Vintage Remote Control

Cameron Coward has tinkered with an old Zenith TV remote control and given it awesome Alexa integration.


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