Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - clock - popular Fri, 28 Nov 2014 16:28:23 PST BLOX v1.01 Personalised Word Clock
Personalised Word Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> TechKiwi Build a unique personalised gift that’s cool and reflects the character of the recipient.What’s different about this Word Clock is that it is small enough to sit on a bedside desk, displays the recipients name and has personalised messages that appear at different times ie. Happy Birthday, Carpe Di...
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 04:42:28 PDT
Arduino TFT Color Clock
Arduino TFT Color Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> Sound Guy You may be familiar with a website in the UK called Colour Clock ( which converts the time into a hex value and then uses that value to update the background color. It's very hypnotic and once you get used to how it works you can actually tell where you are in the day ju...
By: Sound Guy

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:28:45 PDT
World Clock in German using Arduino
World Clock in German using Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> trzimm While in Germany last year, I saw a world clock in a store similar to this one in a store that was priced at 900€. I read several instructables online on how to create a World Clock so I decided to give it a shot. I want to thank the following Instructables that I used as a starting point to create ...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 17:23:00 PDT
Arduino-powered LED Clock
Arduino-powered LED Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> NextFab A fun, simple LED clock, that will give you the time to the nearest half hour using single-color LEDs. Parts needed are as follows: Arduino Nano 400 tie-point Breadboard Ribbon Cable DS1307 RTC IC 32.768 kHz Crystal (12) 10mm LEDs (12) 180 Ohm resistors (2) 10k Ohm resistors 0.1" spaced, 12 wire ri...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 10:32:12 PDT
Infinity Mirror Clock
Infinity Mirror Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> dushu Ever since my addressable RGB LED strips (WS2812B) came from Aliexpress, I've been fascinated with LED projects. Following up on my success with my Charlieplexed LED clock, I wanted to create something with more Jazz..While browsing google images, I came across an instructable for an Arduino Infinit...
By: dushu

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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:36:18 PDT
Bacon Alarm Clock - Arduino
Bacon Alarm Clock - Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> llopez2005 This is a project I came up with that was inspired by my love for bacon! This is an alarm clock that is designed to wake you up with the smell of bacon. With the help of an arduino the alarm clock will already have the bacon aroma filling the room to wake you up before the alarm, or it will make...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 10:43:24 PDT
Charliexplexed LED Clock - Arduino
Charliexplexed LED Clock - Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> dushu One of my clocks stopped working – and it happened to be a clock my wife likes a lot. Went to the repair shop and the guy said that he didn’t have the spare parts and could not repair this. So – I thought – why not build an LED clock – I had tons of LEDs and an RTC module just waiting to be used. ...
By: dushu

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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:26:30 PDT
Arduino Internet Time Client
Arduino Internet Time Client - More DIY How To Projects]]> sspence UPDATE! Added 12h/24h switch and Standard / Daylight Savings Time Switch! See steps 7 & 8. Have you ever wanted a clock that kept accurate time to a official time source? There are official time servers on the internet that you can attach to and sync your time. Most people have their computers set ...
By: sspence

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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 10:09:58 PDT
Giant Two-Digit Countdown Clock
Giant Two-Digit Countdown Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> frankenroc You don't have to be in Times Square to enjoy large bright displays of lights. You can create that in the comfort of your own home with some foam board, LEDs, and our little friend Arduino. My sister-in-law decided to get married on New Year Eve, and the venue she chose stays open until 1am that...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 21:34:58 PDT
Crazy Countdown Timer
Crazy Countdown Timer - More DIY How To Projects]]> ntewinkel This is my interpretation of the stereotypical time bomb that you see in so many cheesy action movies. The hero has to figure out which line to cut to stop the timer and keep the bomb from exploding. In this case, we have 3 wires. One wire stops the timer (yay!), another wire speeds up the timer (p...
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Sun, 29 Apr 2012 20:06:36 PDT
The Arduino Weather Station / Thermostat
The Arduino Weather Station / Thermostat - More DIY How To Projects]]> sspence UPDATE: UPDATE: Add dew point calculations I've always been interested in monitoring my local weather, and noticed the difference between what and think my local weather is, and what I see out ...
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Mon, 27 Sep 2010 07:16:18 PDT
Analog VU meter and Clock (Arduino Powered)
Analog VU meter and Clock (Arduino Powered) - More DIY How To Projects]]> tech-e This project brings back the old time Analog VU Meter, with the added functionality of a neat looking clock! When you turn off your music the meters automatically swing into to clock mode. Behind it all is the popular and easy to use Arduino. This is my submission for the Make-to-Learn Youth Contes...
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Fri, 22 Mar 2013 15:42:46 PDT
Arduino Digital Clock (With Charlieplexing LEDs, 7 segment Displays)
Arduino Digital Clock (With Charlieplexing LEDs, 7 segment Displays) - More DIY How To Projects]]> kaustubhv            This is my second instructable. I just had a mood of making a digital watch. But wanted to make it a learning process. I already had a sanguino i could have easily used that Atmega644 chip. it would have been more than enough.  But i wanted to try burning a Arduino bootloader and see if i...
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Tue, 5 Mar 2013 14:16:46 PST
Lite Brite LED clock
Lite Brite LED clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> meanpc Lite Brite pegs look like LED's don't they?  That's what I though the other day after working on an LED cube for a few hours.  I happened to see my daughter's Lite Brite sitting there, and I looked at the pile of LED's on my desk.  What a perfect match! In this instructable I will show you how to m...
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Mon, 30 Jul 2012 16:41:25 PDT
Arduino Chicken Coop Controller
Arduino Chicken Coop Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> Robot-Chicken Over the last few years my family has been keeping ex-battery hens - they are about 18 months old and have had a horrendous life kept cooped up in small cages in large warehouses.  As much as we love these little bundles of joys and eggs it can be a drudge getting up in the early morning letting the...
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Thu, 5 Apr 2012 08:56:59 PDT
Google Weather on graphical display with Arduino
Google Weather on graphical display with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> zmashiah In this project, I am using an Arduino board to show forecast of the weather from Google Weather service on a VGA screen. The display is obviously graphical one, with icons and some colorful text. It is one of those gadgets I wanted to have for some time now – A weather forecasting display that is t...
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Fri, 18 Nov 2011 07:53:35 PST
LED Binary Clock
LED Binary Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> Emiliano Valencia A Binary Clock! I was recently looking at some binary clocks and I felt like Why not? I have everything to make one and I don't have a clock in my room. So I decided to build one and here it is. Hope you Like it and maybe build your own. It's a cool project because it's your very own, unique clock...
By: Emiliano Valencia

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Thu, 8 Sep 2011 20:06:31 PDT
Make an Atom Synchronised Clock from a 1950's Slave Dial
Make an Atom Synchronised Clock from a 1950's Slave Dial - More DIY How To Projects]]> LinusDillon One day while exploring the bric-a-brac at the markets, I stumbled across an old, Bakelite slave dial from the 1950's. Slave Dials are clock movements without the actual time keeping circuit. All they contain is the mechanism to drive the hour and minute hands, which can be advanced by an electric ...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2011 04:57:18 PDT
The Word Clock - Arduino version
The Word Clock - Arduino version - More DIY How To Projects]]> drj113 ************************************************************************** Major updates - A much better enclosure for this clock has been designed - check out ************************************************************************** Last m...
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Fri, 6 Nov 2009 05:21:50 PST