Instructables: exploring - technology - clocks - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 3 Dec 2016 18:07:37 PST BLOX v1.01 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/FQH/Q9GO/IVO3X06L/FQHQ9GOIVO3X06L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/Q9GO/IVO3X06L/FQHQ9GOIVO3X06L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/Q9GO/IVO3X06L/FQHQ9GOIVO3X06L.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
Build/modify a wrist watch! A great gift or just for yourself! http://www.instructables.com/id/Buildmodify-a-wrist-watch-A-great-gift-or-just-f/
Build/modify a wrist watch! A great gift or just for yourself! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/M2NG/GTSF17X0/FQWM2NGGTSF17X0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/M2NG/GTSF17X0/FQWM2NGGTSF17X0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/M2NG/GTSF17X0/FQWM2NGGTSF17X0.SMALL.jpg z3ds Tired of boring run of the mill wrist watches? Make one yourself! Impress that special someone or make one for yourself. Cheap and easy. All you need is a broken or working wrist watch, a donor digital watch and some creativity! Materials and tools Materials: You'll need a wrist watch preferabl...
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Wed, 12 Dec 2012 19:01:33 PST
Pong Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Pong-Word-Clock/
Pong Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/O38U/GS3BF4HA/FOWO38UGS3BF4HA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/O38U/GS3BF4HA/FOWO38UGS3BF4HA.SQUARE.jpg https://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
SMD Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/SMD-Nixie-Clock/
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Tue, 4 Oct 2016 21:12:32 PDT
Vinyl Record Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Vinyl-Record-Clock/
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Sun, 21 Feb 2010 13:42:48 PST
Digital Clock RTC with LED Display of 4 Digits and 7 Segments http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Clock-with-RTC-using-LED-Display-of-4-Digi/
Digital Clock RTC with LED Display of 4 Digits and 7 Segments - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/S3JN/IVO4BOPE/FGMS3JNIVO4BOPE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/S3JN/IVO4BOPE/FGMS3JNIVO4BOPE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/S3JN/IVO4BOPE/FGMS3JNIVO4BOPE.SMALL.jpg lagsilva Hello, all !!This is my project of a digital clock with RTC (Real Time Clock) using a LED display of 04 digits and 07 segments including features of temperature and humidity.To control the display I have used an Arduino Uno and 02 chips 74HC595 (8 bit shift register with output latches).There are tw...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 17:23:07 PDT
How to Make Your Very Own Professional Wall Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Your-Very-Own-Professional-Wall-Clock/
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Sun, 14 Jun 2009 03:50:32 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
Silence your digital watch for stealthy standardized exam taking http://www.instructables.com/id/Silence-your-digital-watch-for-stealthy-standardiz/
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Thu, 4 Apr 2013 20:55:59 PDT
15-minute paper-craft sundial http://www.instructables.com/id/15-minute-paper-craft-sundial/
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Wed, 24 Aug 2011 18:48:52 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
Solid Wood Digital Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Solid-Wood-Digital-Clock/
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Thu, 27 Dec 2007 20:12:44 PST
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
DIY CONCRETE:: Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CONCRETE-Clock/
DIY CONCRETE:: Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/MRCU/H3CS2ZCU/FA1MRCUH3CS2ZCU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/MRCU/H3CS2ZCU/FA1MRCUH3CS2ZCU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/MRCU/H3CS2ZCU/FA1MRCUH3CS2ZCU.SMALL.jpg CHENG Concrete This Instructable will show you how to cast a fiber-reinforced concrete clock in a melamine box, using a foam knockout to recess the clock hands and mechanism. About Fiber Reinforced Concrete: CHENG D-FRC is a fiber reinforced concrete mix that is ideal for large or small projects where strength an...
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Fri, 13 Jul 2012 09:48:22 PDT
Smartphone Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Alarm-Clock/
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 06:29:11 PST
Wooden Chain Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Chain-Clock/
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Sat, 7 Nov 2015 18:24:57 PST
Hand In Hand Skeleton Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-In-Hand-Skeleton-Clock/
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Mon, 2 Nov 2015 11:18:05 PST
The Light Clock (IoT) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Light-Clock-IoT/
The Light Clock (IoT) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/2M29/IGIDNR19/FIZ2M29IGIDNR19.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/2M29/IGIDNR19/FIZ2M29IGIDNR19.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/2M29/IGIDNR19/FIZ2M29IGIDNR19.SMALL.jpg chrismelba Welcome to The Light Clock, part art-piece, part timepiece, it's a modern take on the classic analogue clock. Where a traditional clock face uses hands to tell the time, The Light Clock turns your whole wall into a timepiece through a striking display of coloured light. You have the power to choose ...
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Mon, 2 Nov 2015 14:03:27 PST
How to turn a laptop into an alarm clock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-a-laptop-into-an-alarm-clock/
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 09:48:53 PDT
How to Make an American Flag http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-American-Flag/
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Fri, 13 Aug 2010 17:12:25 PDT
Wooden Glowing Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Glowing-Nixie-Clock/
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Mon, 19 Oct 2015 16:33:10 PDT
Voltmeter Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Voltmeter-Clock/
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Sat, 3 Oct 2015 13:24:34 PDT
Resurrecting vintage clocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Resurrecting-vintage-clocks/
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Wed, 25 May 2011 18:45:10 PDT
Cheap Fix for a Quartz Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Fix-for-a-Quartz-Watch/
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Mon, 4 Mar 2013 04:32:38 PST
DIY Apple Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Apple-Clock/
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Fri, 4 Sep 2015 15:21:58 PDT
Space Invaders Desktop Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Space-Invaders-Desktop-Clock/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 22:53:20 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
Simple Word clock (arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Word-clock-arduino/
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 04:10:58 PDT
Pandora's Clock: Nixie Tube Clock and Pandora Internet Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Pandoras-Clock-Nixie-Tube-Clock-and-Pandora-Intern/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 21:21:33 PDT
Arduino VFD Display Clock Tutorial - A Guide To VFD Displays http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-VFD-Display-Clock-Tutorial-A-Guide-To-VFD-/
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 12:49:36 PDT
3D Rainbow Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Rainbow-Clock/
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 12:05:48 PDT
Rainbow Neo Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Neo-Clock/
Rainbow Neo Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/WTWP/IBAA9DDT/FOMWTWPIBAA9DDT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/WTWP/IBAA9DDT/FOMWTWPIBAA9DDT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/WTWP/IBAA9DDT/FOMWTWPIBAA9DDT.SMALL.jpg tdonoclift This clock was made as a gift but I was so happy with it that I thought I'd make an instructable for it. The clock uses 2 Neo Pixel Rings from Adafruit Industries as well as the Arduino Pro Mini microcontroller and a DS1307 Real Time Clock (RTC) to keep accurate time. The time can be set when upload...
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 05:16:06 PDT
How To Open And Clean Your Old Mechanical Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Clean-Old-Mechanical-Watch/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 10:33:26 PDT
Chronobot : A clever alarm clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Chronobot-A-clever-alarm-clock/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 12:01:16 PDT
Hand in hand clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-in-hand-clock/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 12:22:27 PDT
Mahogany & brass nixie clock (with IR and UART control) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mahogany-brass-nixie-clock-with-IR-and-UART-contro/
Mahogany & brass nixie clock (with IR and UART control) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/QR33/I9SMYG4A/FISQR33I9SMYG4A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/QR33/I9SMYG4A/FISQR33I9SMYG4A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/QR33/I9SMYG4A/FISQR33I9SMYG4A.SMALL.jpg 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/...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 09:13:03 PDT
The Story Clock: Arduino LCD w/ cap sensors http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Story-Clock-Arduino-LCD-w-cap-sesnors/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:40:17 PDT
Sound activated Light for the Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-activated-Light-for-the-Clock/
Sound activated Light for the Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/YC65/I4CMJBEJ/FMAYC65I4CMJBEJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/YC65/I4CMJBEJ/FMAYC65I4CMJBEJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/YC65/I4CMJBEJ/FMAYC65I4CMJBEJ.SMALL.jpg ShakeTheFuture Have you ever knocked something over only because you wanted to check the time at night?You wake up in the middle of the night wondering what time it is.What if your alarm did not work and you have slept in!In winter months when it's dark outside, it's easy to get confused.I don't like LCD type of c...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 08:56:00 PST
Groundhog Day Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Groundhog-Day-Alarm-Clock/
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 08:30:20 PST
Analog Word Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Analog-Word-Clock/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 00:52:16 PST
Steampunk LED Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-LED-Clock/
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 13:55:08 PST
TimeRuler http://www.instructables.com/id/TimeRuler/
TimeRuler - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/9GB1/I49RRH5D/FWK9GB1I49RRH5D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/9GB1/I49RRH5D/FWK9GB1I49RRH5D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/9GB1/I49RRH5D/FWK9GB1I49RRH5D.SMALL.jpg glazur TimeRuler is a time-space measuring tool, using light-painting technique. It can be used for fun, for measuring high speed movement in different sports or as an educational device for schools. What you need:Arduino UNO, or similar13 pcs. 3V ultra bright dome LEDjump wiremini breadboard9V batteryplyw...
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 13:52:52 PST
Wine o'clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-oclock/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:06:30 PST
3D Printed Word Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Word-Clock/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 15:46:42 PST
IN-12 nixie clock http://www.instructables.com/id/IN-12-nixie-clock/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 11:01:13 PST
Simple Arduino Sunrise Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Arduino-Sunrise-Lamp/
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Sat, 19 Feb 2011 14:16:42 PST
How To Make A Wooden Clock. ***Update for all who asked*** http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Wooden-Clock/
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 19:03:42 PST
Recycled Hard Drive Clock - FuneLab http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Hard-Drive-Clock-FuneLab/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 07:08:44 PST
Abbey Road Record Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Abbey-Road-Record-Clock/
Abbey Road Record Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/I3NI/I20HJPIU/FAPI3NII20HJPIU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/I3NI/I20HJPIU/FAPI3NII20HJPIU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/I3NI/I20HJPIU/FAPI3NII20HJPIU.SMALL.jpg juliaaespo Are you a Beatles fan and vinyl junkie? Are you looking for "Something" unique, easy, and inexpensive to make? "Imagine all the people..." staring at this clock that you can create! So let's "Come Together" and make this iconic clock step by step. Supplies and Tools You will need to acquire the f...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 18:30:31 PST
Sunshine Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Sunshine-Alarm/
Sunshine Alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/BKBN/I1TQYSBY/FVXBKBNI1TQYSBY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/BKBN/I1TQYSBY/FVXBKBNI1TQYSBY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/BKBN/I1TQYSBY/FVXBKBNI1TQYSBY.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON Every day when I wake up, my first thought is destroying the source of that horrible noise next to my bed. Once upon a time, humans woke up with the sun. We should still do that, because it's hard to get angry at sunshine.With littleBits, a Smart phone, and some off-the-shelf building toys, you can...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:42:57 PDT