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Station API

KNOT station API allows to control the KNOT docking station.


The current version is v1, the API is frozen. Any future update will be backward compatible.

Current features

  • Ping the station.
  • Reboot the station.
  • Unlock a specified spot.
  • Confirm the return of a scooter.
  • Force the station to read again the identifier of all scooters.
  • Heartbeat (every 30 minutes or when you send a ping, the station sends the voltage of all scooters locked on the station, the voltage and the temperature of the station).
  • Send feedback to the badge reader.
  • Configure the volume of the speaker.
  • Be notified when:
    • a spot is unlocked.
    • a spot is locked.
    • the station started.
    • there is a power outage.
    • a spot isn't working / has a default.
    • the station is shaken (potential vandalism attack).
    • a badge is put on the station RFID reader (RFID ISO 14443A).
    • the connection state of the station change: (connected, disconnected).

Planned features

  • Configure LED color of spot unlocking.
  • Configure LED color of scooter return confirmation.
  • Configure sound of spot unlocking.
  • Configure sound of scooter return confirmation.
  • NFC unlocking.


If you are interested in any of these features, please let us know so we can prioritize them according to requests.

Included service handled by KNOT

  • OTA upgrade