Instructables: exploring - technology - clocks - time http://www.instructables.com Thu, 26 May 2016 11:45:22 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
Nixie Tube Clock No.2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Nixie-Tube-Clock-No2/
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 08:46:12 PST
3:30 Clock Version 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/330-Clock-Version-2/
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Fri, 4 Dec 2015 05:41:42 PST
Star Wars pyrography clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-pyrography-clock-1/
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 06:32:24 PST
Smartphone Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Alarm-Clock/
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 06:29:11 PST
Interactive Weekly Calendar http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-Weekly-Calendar/
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 06:24:59 PST
Turntable LED RGB Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Turntable-LED-RGB-Clock/
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Thu, 19 Nov 2015 18:03:42 PST
Time Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-Clock/
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 09:53:32 PST
3:30 Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/330-Clock/
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 05:29:00 PST
Adventure Time Themed Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Adventure-Time-thiemed-clock/
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 19:06:10 PST
Binary Wrist-Band Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/Binary-Wrist-Band-Watch/
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Sat, 7 Nov 2015 12:53:32 PST
Skyrim Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Skyrim-Clock/
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Fri, 16 Oct 2015 14:02:21 PDT
Star Wars pyrography clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-pyrography-clock/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 05:47:43 PDT
3D POV Clock from a HDD http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-POV-Clock-from-a-HDD/
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 14:54:16 PDT
Rainbow Neo Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Neo-Clock/
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 05:16:06 PDT
TimeRuler http://www.instructables.com/id/TimeRuler/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 13:52:52 PST
Make an awesome clock from Sugru + Twigs http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-awesome-clock-from-Sugru-Twigs/
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 02:04:13 PST
Making Time Run Backwards, The Reverse Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Time-Run-Backwards-The-Reverse-Clock/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 09:01:20 PDT
Reviving a Vintage Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Reviving-a-Vintage-Clock/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 06:52:00 PDT
Simple Nixie Tube Wristwatch http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Nixie-Tube-Wristwatch/
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 13:20:57 PDT
Resistor Color Code Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Resistor-Color-Code-Clock/
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Thu, 16 May 2013 16:53:44 PDT
Final Fantasy Wall Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Final-Fantasy-Wall-Clock/
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Thu, 18 Oct 2012 17:19:11 PDT
Simple Bike Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Bike-Clock/
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Wed, 1 Aug 2012 17:34:54 PDT
Lamina Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Lamina-Nixie-Clock/
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Wed, 11 Apr 2012 11:07:00 PDT
CYCLOPS http://www.instructables.com/id/CYCLOPS-1/
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Sun, 26 Feb 2012 01:17:34 PST
Glow in the dark RAM clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-in-the-dark-RAM-clock/
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Tue, 20 Dec 2011 12:34:22 PST
Project'hour : Hack a LCD clock into a projector slide http://www.instructables.com/id/Projecthour-Hack-a-LCD-clock-into-a-projector-s/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2011 16:46:04 PST
Lantern Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Lantern-Clock/
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Tue, 13 Sep 2011 23:41:25 PDT
New Earth Time (NET) digital clock in recycled retro-modern case http://www.instructables.com/id/New-Earth-Time-NET-digital-clock-in-recycled-ret/
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Sat, 10 Sep 2011 14:35:24 PDT
The Acoustic Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Acoustic-Alarm/
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Thu, 1 Sep 2011 07:49:26 PDT
15-minute paper-craft sundial http://www.instructables.com/id/15-minute-paper-craft-sundial/
15-minute paper-craft sundial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/5949/GRFNE821/FKF5949GRFNE821.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/5949/GRFNE821/FKF5949GRFNE821.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/5949/GRFNE821/FKF5949GRFNE821.SMALL.jpg arpruss This is a 15-minute paper sundial in two senses: it takes 15-minutes to make and is labeled to the nearest 15-minutes.  It is made of paper, but I designed the gnomon to have a three-dimensional base for greater stability, tapering to a thin top for better accuracy around noon. The hard work was my...
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Wed, 24 Aug 2011 18:48:52 PDT
Pong Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Pong-Word-Clock/
Pong Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/O38U/GS3BF4HA/FOWO38UGS3BF4HA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/O38U/GS3BF4HA/FOWO38UGS3BF4HA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/O38U/GS3BF4HA/FOWO38UGS3BF4HA.SMALL.jpg mrnick1234567 March 2014 Update! Version 5.1 of the code is out with bug fixes and a nice lower case font. Get it while it's hot! The link is on the last page of this instructable! This clock uses the classic video game Pong to tell the time. The 2 players automatically win and lose so their scores show the h...
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Sun, 21 Aug 2011 08:38:12 PDT
Large driveway, patio or garden sundial http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-driveway-sidewalk-or-garden-sundial/
Large driveway, patio or garden sundial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/3WK7/GRFNDVAZ/FFQ3WK7GRFNDVAZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/3WK7/GRFNDVAZ/FFQ3WK7GRFNDVAZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/3WK7/GRFNDVAZ/FFQ3WK7GRFNDVAZ.SMALL.jpg arpruss This is a design for analemmatic sundials, large or small, with elliptical dials.  The one I made with my son is twelve feet across, drawn in sidewalk chalk on a level part of our driveway, and you check the time by standing in the spot corresponding to the date and seeing where the middle of your o...
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Thu, 18 Aug 2011 21:28:53 PDT
CD Clock instructable WORKS!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/CD-Clock-instructable-WORKS/
CD Clock instructable WORKS!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/I7E9/GQYGLEMJ/FGDI7E9GQYGLEMJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/I7E9/GQYGLEMJ/FGDI7E9GQYGLEMJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/I7E9/GQYGLEMJ/FGDI7E9GQYGLEMJ.SMALL.jpg supercoolbuilder3321 This is my CD clock programmed from another clock parts!!!!!!
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Mon, 8 Aug 2011 10:39:51 PDT
Perpetual Projection Time Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Perpetual-Projection-Time-Machine/
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Mon, 1 Aug 2011 08:40:24 PDT
Cardboard Pocket Watch Step-by-step http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Pocket-Watch-Step-by-step/
Cardboard Pocket Watch Step-by-step - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/5SZF/GNOD6E9Y/FZZ5SZFGNOD6E9Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/5SZF/GNOD6E9Y/FZZ5SZFGNOD6E9Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/5SZF/GNOD6E9Y/FZZ5SZFGNOD6E9Y.SMALL.jpg torydillo I started making these pocket watches when the metal one I had cracked the faceplate. I felt compelled to take it apart and build a cardboard replica to house the clock part. [Recently had a slight problem with this intro and all the previous info I had here got deleted. I am working on re-compilin...
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Mon, 16 May 2011 05:14:53 PDT
Oogling Bacon Clock! http://www.instructables.com/id/Oogling-Bacon-Clock/
Oogling Bacon Clock! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/DT08/GMIG5L4Y/FOZDT08GMIG5L4Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/DT08/GMIG5L4Y/FOZDT08GMIG5L4Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/DT08/GMIG5L4Y/FOZDT08GMIG5L4Y.SMALL.jpg apacher Hey there all bacon lovers! A clock is something we look at on average 70 times a day, so why not make it special, by adding a little bacon to it! Materials The key thing here is the clockwork mechanics. This might be hard to get by as we need special 3 axis clockwork mechanics. -Tough and soft ...
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Fri, 15 Apr 2011 07:21:04 PDT
Cardboard Pocketwatch http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Pocketwatch/
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Fri, 4 Mar 2011 02:24:16 PST
Lunchtime Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Lunchtime-Clock/
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Mon, 17 Jan 2011 11:09:33 PST
Pantone Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Pantone-Clock/
Pantone Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/WT7N/GIWZL9VA/FRMWT7NGIWZL9VA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/WT7N/GIWZL9VA/FRMWT7NGIWZL9VA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/WT7N/GIWZL9VA/FRMWT7NGIWZL9VA.SMALL.jpg gmjhowe This is an idea I have had in the works for a while now. I finally decided to go about making it a reality. So a productive afternoon later, we have a nice custom Pantone clock. It is a simple way to repurpose an old clock. Or you can make one from scratch and order your own clock mechanism. So, r...
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Sat, 15 Jan 2011 11:40:29 PST
Linear Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Linear-Clock/
Linear Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/7QDW/GIJG0UA4/FBC7QDWGIJG0UA4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/7QDW/GIJG0UA4/FBC7QDWGIJG0UA4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/7QDW/GIJG0UA4/FBC7QDWGIJG0UA4.SMALL.jpg Euphy Round clocks are so 20th century! Here's something a bit more post modern and obtuse. I'll be showing you here another full design project, from idea to design to prototype. The object of our desire today is a linear clock, that is, one that has numerals arranged in a line rather than in...
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Wed, 15 Dec 2010 13:53:35 PST
Clock In a Jar http://www.instructables.com/id/Clock-In-a-Jar-1/
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Thu, 26 Aug 2010 19:00:30 PDT
Clock In a Jar http://www.instructables.com/id/Clock-In-a-Jar/
Clock In a Jar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/YBF4/GD2JK384/FKDYBF4GD2JK384.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/YBF4/GD2JK384/FKDYBF4GD2JK384.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/YBF4/GD2JK384/FKDYBF4GD2JK384.SMALL.jpg HM-Innovations Hey Guys we hope ya'll enjoy our rendition of the Clock in a Jar, a design made famous by Oren Hetzroni an Art Student from Jerusalem trying to depict his memories from trapping insects in a jar and replicating them by "catching Time in a Jar" this is an easy project that adds a good decoration to ...
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Wed, 25 Aug 2010 19:22:06 PDT
Custom Clock with Photo Hands http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Clock-with-Photo-Hands/
Custom Clock with Photo Hands - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/RE8L/G2WM1B0E/FSKRE8LG2WM1B0E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/RE8L/G2WM1B0E/FSKRE8LG2WM1B0E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/RE8L/G2WM1B0E/FSKRE8LG2WM1B0E.SMALL.jpg edmondslibrarian Some people are clock watchers. Now everyone can be the clock.Other projects customize the face of the clock. This one customizes the hands of the clock.It looks expensive, but is less than $5 dollars, and about 30 minutes per clock. Perfect for Christmas Gifts, birthday gifts, end of school year gi...
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Wed, 9 Dec 2009 00:41:36 PST
Gear Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Gear-Clock/
Gear Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/5I37/G0ZWKYIY/FB05I37G0ZWKYIY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/5I37/G0ZWKYIY/FB05I37G0ZWKYIY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/5I37/G0ZWKYIY/FB05I37G0ZWKYIY.SMALL.jpg abbtech The heart of the clock is a PIC 16f628A microcontroller (PDF). This microcontroller has an internal oscillator however an external 20MHz crystal oscillator is being used since it will have to accurately keep track of time for weeks and months. The microcontroller is interfaced to two buttons and one...
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Wed, 21 Oct 2009 10:02:36 PDT
Make a Customized Clock that Runs Backwards http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Customized-Clock-that-Runs-Backwards/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2009 04:07:48 PDT
Unique and Interesting Clocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Unique-and-Interesting-Clocks/
Unique and Interesting Clocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/EP3O/FUVSH0CP/F5GEP3OFUVSH0CP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/EP3O/FUVSH0CP/F5GEP3OFUVSH0CP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/EP3O/FUVSH0CP/F5GEP3OFUVSH0CP.SMALL.jpg lukethebook333 Over the years I have been collecting AND making some neat clocks. I decided to create a documentation of photographs and post them here to inspire new ideas and show off some of my creations. You'll see wood, glass, vinyl, plastic, touch screens, dice, etcetera. The main logo separates each clock.C...
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Wed, 27 May 2009 20:45:32 PDT
Socially Confused Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Socially-Confused-Clock/
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Tue, 19 May 2009 19:24:52 PDT
Reverse Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Reverse-Clock-1/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2009 19:57:34 PDT
A New Clock Dial http://www.instructables.com/id/A-New-Clock-Dial/
A New Clock Dial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/Z05B/FOMYO90U/FXEZ05BFOMYO90U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/Z05B/FOMYO90U/FXEZ05BFOMYO90U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/Z05B/FOMYO90U/FXEZ05BFOMYO90U.SMALL.jpg Ashemha Tonight my wife was commenting on the decades old clock we have had since we have been married ( 20 years ). This, as I was destroying an old phone to salvage the switches and other interesting parts. So, I started thinking... How can I update the dial of that old clock. And right in my hands wa...
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