Instructables: exploring - technology - clocks - steampunk - featured Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:16:22 PDT BLOX v1.01 Steampunk voltmeter clock
Steampunk voltmeter clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> smooth_jamie Hello again! This is my second instructable. If you like to see more interesting Arduino projects have a look at my Bio to see my other projects.I've seen a lot of cool clocks on here including Voltmeter clocks. Having been inspired by some similar work I thought I'd have a go at making my own. Alth...
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 13:40:35 PST
Steam Punk Style Clock With a Night Light
Steam Punk Style Clock With a Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> john pedersen I made this clock out of an old industrial pressure guage. I added the copper and brass fittings so that it could stand up on a mantle or a desk. The part with the light is a needle holder housing that came from an antique gramophone. Parts used The pressure guage came from a former place of empl...
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Mon, 9 Jan 2017 20:09:22 PST
Steam Punk Ammo Tin Nixie Clock
Steam Punk Ammo Tin Nixie Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> calum.macintosh I was inspired by other home made nixie clocks I had seen online and thought I'd have a go myself. I used an old ammo tin, vintage moving coil gauges from the 1940s and a switch from a 1960s airliner to give this clock a military feel. These parts were all sourced cheap from eBay, there is a wealth ...
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Sat, 2 Jul 2016 19:55:50 PDT
Antique Clock Upgrade
Antique Clock Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> ElmarM A few long weeks ago I bought, at a flea market, an Ansonia cast iron mantle clock case; it had no guts, glass nor bezel BUT, it had style underneath a ton of dried rubbing compound and dirt.Since this clock did not have any of the original clock movements or face, I decided to bring it back with a ...
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Sun, 15 Nov 2015 20:18:37 PST
Mahogany & brass nixie clock (with IR and UART control)
Mahogany & brass nixie clock (with IR and UART control) - More DIY How To Projects]]> mopsiok update: My contest entry was accepted. If you like the clock, I will appreciate if you vote for it!Hello there!In this instructable I'll show you the process of making an awesome, steampunk-alike nixie clock. There are lots of nixie projects on the Web, but most of them focus mainly on the hardware/...
By: mopsiok

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Mon, 18 May 2015 09:13:03 PDT
Steampunk LED Clock
Steampunk LED Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> Caesera I was inspired to create a steampunk clock a while ago after browsing through a lot of Instructables on various clocks. It started out with a somewhat vague idea of what I wanted to accomplish and it really evolved as I made it. I tried to document it as I went through the process but this is my fir...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 13:55:08 PST
vintage style nixie wall clock
vintage style nixie wall clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Single digit numitron clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> pinomelean Numitrons are neat display devices similar to nixie tubes but designed for much lower voltages. Numitrons are basically incandescent displays in which filaments create the segments. They have a retro look that i liked so much. I bought 6x IV-9 russian numitrons in ebay, they were about 3$ each...
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 07:24:17 PST
Victorian Inspired Binary Clock
Victorian Inspired Binary Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> dsmith84 This is my first attempt at a vaguely Steampunk make. I've always been impressed by the way Steampunk blends function and aesthetics. Just a little background about myself: I have been a garage woodworker for about 15 years (since before I had a garage), and an electronics dabbler for about a year n...
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Thu, 2 Aug 2012 20:25:50 PDT
Lamina Nixie Clock
Lamina Nixie Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> zorwick This is my first instructable and I hope you will like it. I have been reading this website for a while now and I decided to publish my project. I am non-native English speaker please excuse my language mistakes. This project is inspired by a previous instructable from Hellboy and his Lantern Clock...
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Wed, 11 Apr 2012 11:07:00 PDT
Steampunk Clock
Steampunk Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> kenkaniff While exploring the vast maze of IKEA (Canada's Largest :P), I discovered the "Rusch" clock, a cheap item which just screams "MODIFY ME!!". Well, Mr. Clock, you will get your wish. The nice thing about this clock is how easy it is to disassemble. It's made of thin plastic, and most importantly, it...
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Fri, 6 Apr 2012 05:46:20 PDT
Oversized Pocket Watch
Oversized Pocket Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> Selorian Our entire family is very creative and we all love finding ways to recycle and reuse stuff. So when my wife suggested making an oversized pocket watch with an old alarm clock and stuff we had lying around, I jumped on it. We both made design decisions before and during the build and I did most of th...
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Sat, 24 Sep 2011 16:31:57 PDT
Steampunk Analog Gauge Moonphase Clock
Steampunk Analog Gauge Moonphase Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> fatratmatt I made a steampunk clock using an old wooden telephone box, three analog gauges, switches, a viewport, and a wind-up mechanism. The clock displays the hours, minutes and seconds on the gauges and when you wind it up, it displays the month, date and day of the week as well as playing a video of the c...
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Mon, 12 Sep 2011 19:50:30 PDT