PhantomLink Alert Adapter
This simple adapter monitors up to 3 inputs or zones.
When the PhantomLink Alert adapter is triggered, it sends an alert to up to 2 email/text
Use as a stand-alone alarm notification system or retrofit an existing alarm for
Log into the integrated web interface to access the configuration manager and set
email server and triggering options.
Free Open Hardware Project
100% free and open hardware project to download, build, customize,
and share! No strings
Download full circuit schematic, bill of materials, printed circuit board layout, and installation
instructions -- free of charge.
The complete design details are released under the terms of the MIT License,
which allows for both commercial and non-commercial applications.
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Depending on the situation and what you're trying to monitor, a self-monitored
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3 Trigger Inputs
Email and Text Message Alerts
Integrated Web Server
No Subscriptions. No Service Fees.
The PhantomLink Alert adapter is a completely self-contained device. Use your
own email service provider or corporate email server. This means no subscriptions,
no service fees, and no contracts!!
No more relying on third-party installers and service companies, either! The
PhantomLink Alert is a 100% do-it-yourself remote monitoring solution. You
have complete control over the entire alert system! Perfect for custom monitoring
Works with any source that can provide a 5V or 9-15V trigger.
Compatible with wired security system zones and dry contact
closures from industrial machinery.
Build a fully-customized stand-alone monitoring system or retrofit an existing system.
Send email and text message alerts to up to 2 different accounts. Each input
can be configured to alert different email/text accounts, too, letting you tailor
the notification system to your needs. You can also configure the notification
and re-notification intervals to prioritize alerts.
Text Message Alerts
Get text alerts sent directly to your phone. Simply enter your SMS gateway
email address into the PhantomLink Alert, instead of your personal email address.
Don't know if you have an SMS email address? You probably do and don't
even know it. It's a little known fact that most cellular phone companies
provide this service. So take advantage of it and have alerts sent directly
to your phone!
Built-in web server provides a full-featured configuration manager. Configure
all email server settings and trigger options through this convenient interface.
Supports most modern web browsers, including the latest versions of Firefox, Chrome,
Internet Explorer, Safari (desktop version), and Android.
Mechanical and Wiring Layout
Frequently Asked Questions
Where can I purchase?
We do not sell completed units or kits. Components can be purchased through online distributors Digi-Key and Mouser.
How much does it cost?
The PhantomLink Alert is a free open hardware project. Complete circuit schematics and installation instructions are offered free of charge.
What is the monthly service fee?
There are NO monthly service fees, NO subscriptions, and NO contracts! It uses your existing internet connection and email services.
You're giving away the design?
Yes! Build it, customize it, and share it. The design is released under the terms of the MIT License, so you can even use it for commercial as well as non-commercial applications.
What kinds of sensors can I connect to it?
The adapter can be triggered by any 5VDC or 9-15VDC trigger source. It is also compatible with dry contacts and most wired security system zones.
Can I use it with my alarm system?
Yes. Just ensure your input to the PhantomLink Alert is a 5VDC or 9-15VDC trigger.