Instructables: exploring - technology - clocks - diy http://www.instructables.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 05:33:10 PDT BLOX v1.01 Easy-to-Build: Modern Glowing Lego Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-Build-Modern-Glowing-Lego-Clock/
Easy-to-Build: Modern Glowing Lego Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/GUZ2/HYPNZFHG/FDNGUZ2HYPNZFHG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/GUZ2/HYPNZFHG/FDNGUZ2HYPNZFHG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/GUZ2/HYPNZFHG/FDNGUZ2HYPNZFHG.SMALL.jpg MichelleW1 LEGOs don't always have to be used for building. Combining refurbished Legos, colored lighting, and a glossy clock face will create a clock with great modernity, and a great addition to your home or child's playroom. This kid-friendly clock was planned and built by a 12-year old, with minimal adul...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:58:03 PDT
Shop-style wall clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Shop-style-wall-clock/
Shop-style wall clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/F6KL/HXQF2QAI/FMOF6KLHXQF2QAI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/F6KL/HXQF2QAI/FMOF6KLHXQF2QAI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/F6KL/HXQF2QAI/FMOF6KLHXQF2QAI.SMALL.jpg ade angelis A one-step i'ble just to show the creation of the day: a wall clock made of free/recycled materials! Previously I used to bring my wristwatch with me when I went working in my shop, to keep track of time. Soon I noticed that it's nearly impossible to keep it from getting all covered in sawdust. Furt...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:03:19 PDT
Instructables Robot Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-Robot-Clock/
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 07:44:43 PDT
vintage style nixie wall clock http://www.instructables.com/id/vintage-style-nixie-wall-clock/
vintage style nixie wall clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/PXSK/HS8FUY0S/F8SPXSKHS8FUY0S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/PXSK/HS8FUY0S/F8SPXSKHS8FUY0S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/PXSK/HS8FUY0S/F8SPXSKHS8FUY0S.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi After the success of my first nixie clock made out from a rosewood block, I decided to lose no time and to carry on with the next one. As some of you guys already know, or imagine, lately I'm indeed a little bit addicted to nixie-mania. I've bought many nixie tubes on eBay, and I experienced in elec...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 13:36:13 PST
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/
simple user-adjustable DIY Nixie Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/ONSF/HQ70VV3B/FBRONSFHQ70VV3B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/ONSF/HQ70VV3B/FBRONSFHQ70VV3B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/ONSF/HQ70VV3B/FBRONSFHQ70VV3B.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi As first instructable of the year I managed to finally complete my age-long nixie clock project. Nixies are neon valve tubes, where ten cathodes have shape of digits and are lighted up by plasma when high voltage flows through them. I love these old era displays, which have been employed in last ...
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 10:29:17 PST
Fire Bell Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Bell-Alarm-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/ZFYE/HNICKMGC/FK6ZFYEHNICKMGC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/ZFYE/HNICKMGC/FK6ZFYEHNICKMGC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/ZFYE/HNICKMGC/FK6ZFYEHNICKMGC.SMALL.jpg coolstuff14 There are many ways you could create your own fire bell alarm clock it all depends on what type of alarm clock you are going to use. On the alarm clock I chose there is an led LCD back light and It turns on for about 6 seconds when the alarm goes off so I used that to latch a relay. If you have ...
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Sat, 2 Nov 2013 23:22:00 PDT
DIY pool table wall clock. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-pool-table-wall-clock/
DIY pool table wall clock. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/CRK7/HM8DDOUB/FSCCRK7HM8DDOUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/CRK7/HM8DDOUB/FSCCRK7HM8DDOUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/CRK7/HM8DDOUB/FSCCRK7HM8DDOUB.SMALL.jpg out-of-the-box I love pool and all things related to pool. And because of that I made this! I turned a kids toy pool table into a wall clock, using the balls as the numbers indicating the time. Why didn't I play it instead? Well I tried. But after years of playing on a real table this one just lacked everything. W...
By: out-of-the-box

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Wed, 2 Oct 2013 21:12:01 PDT
PVC Pipe Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Pipe-Clock/
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Mon, 3 Sep 2012 06:19:15 PDT
3D printed disposable flatware clock (after Samuel Bernier's design) http://www.instructables.com/id/Iteration-on-the-Disposable-flatware-clock-by-Samu/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/C5YV/H4VQGSAJ/FU6C5YVH4VQGSAJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/C5YV/H4VQGSAJ/FU6C5YVH4VQGSAJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/C5YV/H4VQGSAJ/FU6C5YVH4VQGSAJ.SMALL.jpg agomes6 I recently saw this Instructable http://www.instructables.com/id/Disposable-flatware-clock/ by Samuel Bernier and I loved the look of it so I had to go ahead and do it myself....3D printed version (not the plasticware....but i could :D) Materials: clock plasticware (approx 15mm wide on the handle s...
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Tue, 17 Jul 2012 13:24:00 PDT
bomb clock http://www.instructables.com/id/bomb-clock/
bomb clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/EAZ7/GQYGEZCT/FZUEAZ7GQYGEZCT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/EAZ7/GQYGEZCT/FZUEAZ7GQYGEZCT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/EAZ7/GQYGEZCT/FZUEAZ7GQYGEZCT.SMALL.jpg kirkwoodbamboo This is a run of the mill clock with a radio and its now a cool looking bomb clock and I will show you how I did it for almost free becuase its all recycled stuff you dont have to buy a thing look in the trash, be a green decorater. And could be used as a wedding cake topper if your into crime or bo...
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Wed, 3 Aug 2011 10:42:59 PDT
DIY Clocks http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Clocks/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/7917/GJPJLK12/FA37917GJPJLK12.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/7917/GJPJLK12/FA37917GJPJLK12.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/7917/GJPJLK12/FA37917GJPJLK12.SMALL.jpg Carleyy Hickory Dickory Dock, learn to make your very own Clock!  This guide is for all those people who are perpetually 10 minutes late.  Keep yourself in check with a one-of-a-kind handmake clock.  There are so many designs to choose from including wall mounted clocks and clocks for your desk.  Never forg...
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Thu, 3 Feb 2011 14:22:00 PST
Multifunction Alarm Clock to be able to most easily make in the world. http://www.instructables.com/id/Multifunction-Alarm-Clock-to-be-able-to-most-easil/
Multifunction Alarm Clock to be able to most easily make in the world. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/7D97/GCJ0ZZYR/FMM7D97GCJ0ZZYR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/7D97/GCJ0ZZYR/FMM7D97GCJ0ZZYR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/7D97/GCJ0ZZYR/FMM7D97GCJ0ZZYR.SMALL.jpg mxdwdn --Overview-- This is a multifunctional alarm clock that anyone can most easily make in the world which operates by the stand-alone. Everyone can easily make it from a few parts though time cannot be displayed. Consumption current is about 0.008 mA, so the battery continues for a long time. The oper...
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Fri, 13 Aug 2010 00:27:38 PDT
Make a Talking Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Talking-Clock/
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Sun, 2 May 2010 23:04:14 PDT
Episode 16: The Feather Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Episode-16-The-Feather-Alarm-Clock/
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Thu, 13 Aug 2009 07:31:40 PDT
DIY, BUILD YOUR OWN DIGITAL BINARY CLOCK!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-BUILD-YOUR-OWN-DIGITAL-BINARY-CLOCK/
DIY, BUILD YOUR OWN DIGITAL BINARY CLOCK!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/EAFW/FRD83FIC/FEXEAFWFRD83FIC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/EAFW/FRD83FIC/FEXEAFWFRD83FIC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/EAFW/FRD83FIC/FEXEAFWFRD83FIC.SMALL.jpg jrubiogtz This Instructable shows how to build a digital clock in the simplest way. You only need a few tools and a little time ... Introduction There are two ways to build your own binary clock. 1.- One is to make your own PCB. Learning a bit of micro controllers. Have a micro recorder. Some experience i...
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Thu, 19 Feb 2009 14:37:40 PST
Build a real bell-striking clock for your PC and a fire extinguisher-striking clock. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-bell-striking-clock-for-your-PC-and-a-fire/
Build a real bell-striking clock for your PC and a fire extinguisher-striking clock. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/MXQ4/FCEIJEOK/FGBMXQ4FCEIJEOK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/MXQ4/FCEIJEOK/FGBMXQ4FCEIJEOK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/MXQ4/FCEIJEOK/FGBMXQ4FCEIJEOK.SMALL.jpg 5Volt A brass bell, a small relay a few more things and a real bell can strike the hours on your desktop.Though this project runs on Windows and Mac OS X also, I idecided to install Ubuntu Linux on a PC I found in the trash and work on that : I had never worked with Linux before, I learned some Processing...
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Mon, 18 Feb 2008 10:46:01 PST
The magic wand clock: a Persistence of Vision toy ! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-magic-wand-clock%3a-a-Persistence-of-Vision-toy-/
The magic wand clock: a Persistence of Vision toy ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/JRQ7/LA3EWT14F5B/FD9JRQ7LA3EWT14F5B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/JRQ7/LA3EWT14F5B/FD9JRQ7LA3EWT14F5B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/JRQ7/LA3EWT14F5B/FD9JRQ7LA3EWT14F5B.SMALL.jpg 5Volt Hold this magic wand in your hand, swing it and push the button : a complete digital clock will appear floating midair. Amaze your kids and friends ! Description This is a persistance of vision project of the kind we have seen lately in large quantities. POVs are fun to watch anyways. This one co...
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Thu, 11 Jan 2007 13:08:10 PST