Instructables: exploring - technology - clocks - display http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:13:08 PDT BLOX v1.01 Single digit numitron clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-digit-numitron-clock/
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 07:24:17 PST
simple user-adjustable DIY Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-user-adjustable-DIY-Nixie-Clock/
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 10:29:17 PST
Buzz Wire Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Buzz-Wire-Alarm-Clock/
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Wed, 31 Oct 2012 15:22:46 PDT
BookClock - Arduino-based clock in a cardboard box http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Wise-Clock-in-a-cardboard-box/
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Wed, 31 Mar 2010 08:25:33 PDT
Assembling "Wise Clock 2" (Arduino-based alarm clock with lots of extra features) http://www.instructables.com/id/Assembling-Wise-Clock-2/
Assembling "Wise Clock 2" (Arduino-based alarm clock with lots of extra features) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/R7M0/G7DYYXA4/F27R7M0G7DYYXA4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/R7M0/G7DYYXA4/F27R7M0G7DYYXA4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/R7M0/G7DYYXA4/F27R7M0G7DYYXA4.SMALL.jpg florinc This tutorial shows how to assemble the kit for Wise Clock 2, an open source (hardware and software) project. A complete Wise Clock 2 kit can be purchased here. In summary, this is what Wise Clock 2 can do (with the current open source software release): - display the current time and date; -...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2010 10:44:37 PST
Wiggling clock (LED-Project) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wiggling-clock-LED-Project/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/73PV/FT7PRLIU/FAS73PVFT7PRLIU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/73PV/FT7PRLIU/FAS73PVFT7PRLIU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/73PV/FT7PRLIU/FAS73PVFT7PRLIU.SMALL.jpg eVolti I stack 8 blue LEDs in one row and put it on brass-rod. With an old relay-coil and some Electronic, the rod get a kick at the right time and so the construction begins to oscillate. With some Software and a little microcontroller you can activate the LEDs and write every text you want on the LEDs. ...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2009 03:17:45 PDT
Hellschreiber Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Hellschreiber-Clock/
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Fri, 25 Apr 2008 03:09:09 PDT