Instructables: exploring - technology - clocks - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:13:41 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Make a Counter-clockwise Clock (in Under 10 Minutes!) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Counter-clockwise-Clock-in-Under-10-/
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Thu, 3 Aug 2017 14:42:11 PDT
Shadow Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Shadow-Clock/
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Wed, 2 Aug 2017 08:00:25 PDT
Screen Time Countdown Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/Screen-Time-Countdown-Timer/
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Mon, 31 Jul 2017 09:08:25 PDT
Analog Clock With LED Matrix and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Analog-Clock-With-LED-Matrix-and-Arduino/
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Thu, 27 Jul 2017 16:59:36 PDT
DIY Electronic Alarm Clock Kits http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electronic-Alarm-Clock-Kits/
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Mon, 24 Jul 2017 00:17:07 PDT
Slimline SMD Bamboo IN-14 Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Slimline-SMD-Bamboo-IN-14-Nixie-Clock/
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Tue, 11 Jul 2017 08:12:41 PDT
Dual Automatic Watch Winder http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Automatic-Watch-Winder/
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Thu, 29 Jun 2017 02:28:06 PDT
||DIY FINGER WATCH|| http://www.instructables.com/id/-DIY-FINGER-WATCH-/
||DIY FINGER WATCH|| - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/N5AN/J38WMHQD/F4AN5ANJ38WMHQD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/N5AN/J38WMHQD/F4AN5ANJ38WMHQD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/N5AN/J38WMHQD/F4AN5ANJ38WMHQD.SMALL.jpg Dr_Cosmic Hey, Wt's up guys ? It's Ketan here back again with another instructable ! In this instructable I'll be showing you how to make this cute and awesome finger watch. It is really an easy DIY Project and it also looks really good ! And also it is really a good idea to recycle old watches ! Transforma...
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Fri, 26 May 2017 08:51:40 PDT
Making a Wooden LED Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Wooden-LED-Clock/
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Thu, 25 May 2017 07:09:52 PDT
Recycled Razor Blades Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Razor-Blades-Clock/
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Fri, 19 May 2017 10:12:55 PDT
The Tesla Meets Edison Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Tesla-Meets-Edison-Nixie-Clock/
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Wed, 17 May 2017 08:42:10 PDT
How to Make a Smart Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Smart-Clock/
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Tue, 9 May 2017 22:53:39 PDT
Nixie Inspired 7 Segment Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Nixie-Inspired-7-Segment-Display/
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Sun, 7 May 2017 13:19:12 PDT
Cardboard Earth Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Earth-Clock/
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Tue, 2 May 2017 11:57:23 PDT
The Hands of TIme http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Hands-of-TIme/
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Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:10:09 PDT
Word and Figure LED Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Word-and-Figure-LED-Clock/
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Tue, 18 Apr 2017 02:50:41 PDT
Large 7 Segment LED Pace Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-7-Segment-LED-Pace-Clock/
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Tue, 4 Apr 2017 12:49:09 PDT
DIY Arduino Watch Sport 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-Watch-Sport-20/
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Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:43:29 PDT
MyQlockTwo : RGB and WiFi QlockTwo project http://www.instructables.com/id/MyQlockTwo-RGB-and-WiFi-QlockTwo-Project/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:39:53 PST
Revive an old watch into a new long last one http://www.instructables.com/id/Revive-an-Old-Watch-Into-a-New-Long-Last-One/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 13:03:01 PST
Steampunk voltmeter clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Voltmeter-Clock/
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 13:40:35 PST
Retro digital clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Digital-Clock/
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Sun, 5 Feb 2017 20:07:15 PST
The Time Machine || An Awesome Clock Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Time-Machine-an-Awesome-Clock-Hack/
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Wed, 1 Feb 2017 14:31:22 PST
3D Printed Moon Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Moon-Clock/
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 11:59:44 PST
Nixie tube watch http://www.instructables.com/id/Nixie-Tube-Watch-2/
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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:03:41 PST
Arduino Real Time Clock with large 7-segment Displays http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Real-Time-Clock-With-Large-7-segment-Displ/
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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 06:27:27 PST
PlexiClock http://www.instructables.com/id/PlexiClock/
PlexiClock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/TP2F/IY0FWZCR/FQPTP2FIY0FWZCR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/TP2F/IY0FWZCR/FQPTP2FIY0FWZCR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/TP2F/IY0FWZCR/FQPTP2FIY0FWZCR.SMALL.jpg Jules1050 The Plexiclock is an electronic clock, consisting of 28 engraved plexi glass sheets acting as four luminescent 7-segment displays in a wooden housing.The digits are illuminated from the bottom with 28 individually controllable LEDs, which are built in the wooden housing. A microcontroller controls f...
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:01:12 PST
Steam Punk Style Clock With a Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Steam-Punk-Style-Clock-With-a-Night-Light/
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Mon, 9 Jan 2017 20:09:22 PST
Upcycled Table Saw Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Table-Saw-Clock/
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 10:05:32 PST
Star Wars Record Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Record-Clock/
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Tue, 20 Dec 2016 19:30:37 PST
Single Chain Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-Chain-Clock/
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Mon, 19 Dec 2016 19:33:26 PST
Odd Binary Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Binary-Clock-in-LED-Display-of-7-Segments/
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Sat, 11 Jun 2016 10:46:38 PDT
CPE133 Digital Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/CPE133-Digital-Clock/
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 05:14:15 PST
Tinker's Word Clock - REVISITED! NOW 110% more AWESOME (Clean and easy to make) http://www.instructables.com/id/Tinkers-Word-Clock-REVISITED-NOW-110-More-AWESOME-/
Tinker's Word Clock - REVISITED! NOW 110% more AWESOME (Clean and easy to make) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/ZJCN/IXQFZ2YW/FBZZJCNIXQFZ2YW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/ZJCN/IXQFZ2YW/FBZZJCNIXQFZ2YW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/ZJCN/IXQFZ2YW/FBZZJCNIXQFZ2YW.SMALL.jpg TinkerElectric Hi, I'm John. I have been tinkering with Word Clocks for years. There is only one thing I like more than making word clocks… it’s designing them so that they are easy to put together. This tutorial will go through my latest version (5!!!!!). By the end of it you will have a clock with:User selectabl...
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Wed, 23 Nov 2016 23:23:48 PST
Personalize Your Clock(with Yourself)!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalize-Your-Clockwith-Yourself/
Personalize Your Clock(with Yourself)!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/314E/IV0AQYJA/F8K314EIV0AQYJA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/314E/IV0AQYJA/F8K314EIV0AQYJA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/314E/IV0AQYJA/F8K314EIV0AQYJA.SMALL.jpg Anirudh Ralhan Here's a quick and really simple way to personalize your Clock. It's really easy to make and a definite to look-at. With that being said, let's start making it.... Requirements... To personalize your Clock you need :-1. Clock mechanism(from any old Clock)2. A pic of yourself (From head toe; prefe...
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Sat, 5 Nov 2016 03:37:03 PDT
Talking Clock with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Talking-Clock-With-Arduino/
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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 10:19:08 PDT
SMD Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/SMD-Nixie-Clock/
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Tue, 4 Oct 2016 21:12:32 PDT
Dali's soft clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Dalís-Soft-Clock/
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 12:36:14 PDT
The Atomium Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Atomium-Nixie-Clock/
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 00:33:40 PDT
Handmade clock made of wood disc (rings) http://www.instructables.com/id/Clock-Made-of-Wood-Disc-rings/
Handmade clock made of wood disc (rings) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/AK7N/IRC5V2CD/FL4AK7NIRC5V2CD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/AK7N/IRC5V2CD/FL4AK7NIRC5V2CD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/AK7N/IRC5V2CD/FL4AK7NIRC5V2CD.SMALL.jpg michu19753 Tools:electric grinder sandpaperchiselItems:clock mechanismwood disc (rings)staplehooks chain lacquer Preparing items Clean the bark of wooden rings (as car part stool/ sied table).Grind tchem sandpaper.Mark the center of a piece of wood. Make o hole whit chisel. Painting Grind the surface. T...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 11:44:53 PDT
IN-14 Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/IN-14-Nixie-Clock/
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Mon, 4 Jul 2016 10:52:46 PDT
Steam Punk Ammo Tin Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Steam-Punk-Ammo-Tin-Nixie-Clock/
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Sat, 2 Jul 2016 19:55:50 PDT
Extreme loud alarm clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Extreme-Loud-Alarm-Clock/
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:23:04 PDT
Minimalistic Led Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalistic-Led-Clock/
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 05:24:31 PDT
ESP8266 Desktop Clock (WiFi Synchronised!) http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-Desktop-Clock-WiFi-Synchronised/
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Mon, 16 May 2016 00:38:14 PDT
Complete Digital Clock with Presence Sensor (RTC - Alarm - PIR - Temperature - Humidity - Dew Point) http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-Digital-Clock-With-Presence-Sensor-RTC-Alarm-/
Complete Digital Clock with Presence Sensor (RTC - Alarm - PIR - Temperature - Humidity - Dew Point) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/Y5F9/INAC9MZ6/FXRY5F9INAC9MZ6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/Y5F9/INAC9MZ6/FXRY5F9INAC9MZ6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/Y5F9/INAC9MZ6/FXRY5F9INAC9MZ6.SMALL.jpg lagsilva Hi there,I already have done some digital clocks projects with Arduino including LED and LCD displays, but this one is more special because I have introduced a new feature with a movement sensor (PIR).See VIDEO Main Features PIR (Presence Infrared Sensor) RTC (Real Time Clock) ...
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 09:07:52 PDT
How to Run a Battery Electric Clock on Solar Power--Part IIa http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Run-a-Battery-Electric-Clock-on-Solar-Power-2/
How to Run a Battery Electric Clock on Solar Power--Part IIa - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/6JSW/IMYAWNN4/FVX6JSWIMYAWNN4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/6JSW/IMYAWNN4/FVX6JSWIMYAWNN4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/6JSW/IMYAWNN4/FVX6JSWIMYAWNN4.SMALL.jpg Lionel Sear This third contribution completes my efforts on this topic and is the simplest and cheapest to execute. Parts I and II used a super capacitor to store power for the hours of darkness whereas here we are using some form of rechargeable cell. The first version of this stage uses a nickel/metal hydrid...
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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 03:55:58 PDT
How to Run a Battery Electric Clock on Solar Power--Part II http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Run-a-Battery-Electric-Clock-on-Solar-Power-1/
How to Run a Battery Electric Clock on Solar Power--Part II - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/OC80/IMDZ6ISH/FGVOC80IMDZ6ISH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/OC80/IMDZ6ISH/FGVOC80IMDZ6ISH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/OC80/IMDZ6ISH/FGVOC80IMDZ6ISH.SMALL.jpg Lionel Sear We achieved much with a single 2 Volt solar cell charging a super capacitor in Part I but to go further we need to add more solar cells which in turn brings in the need for extra control in the charging circuit. Here in Cornwall in the very south-west of England, days at the time of the winter solst...
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Wed, 30 Mar 2016 02:30:45 PDT
Rick Astley Clock - Mk II http://www.instructables.com/id/Rick-Astley-Clock-Mk-2/
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Sun, 27 Mar 2016 08:19:40 PDT
How to Run a Battery Electric Clock on Solar Power--Part I http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Run-a-Battery-Electric-Clock-on-Solar-Power/
How to Run a Battery Electric Clock on Solar Power--Part I - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/YF75/IM53VTZM/FD1YF75IM53VTZM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/YF75/IM53VTZM/FD1YF75IM53VTZM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/YF75/IM53VTZM/FD1YF75IM53VTZM.SMALL.jpg Lionel Sear This first part shows how a conventional battery electric clock can be powered using a single 2 Volt solar cell and a super capacitor. In some parts of the world year round operation is possible but seasonal lack of sunlight may restrict operation to spring/summer/autumn in others.The operational t...
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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 07:00:43 PDT