Instructables: exploring - technology - clocks http://www.instructables.com Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:51:30 PDT BLOX v1.01 MyQlockTwo : RGB and WiFi QlockTwo project http://www.instructables.com/id/MyQlockTwo-RGB-and-WiFi-QlockTwo-Project/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:39:53 PST
Revive an old watch into a new long last one http://www.instructables.com/id/Revive-an-Old-Watch-Into-a-New-Long-Last-One/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 13:03:01 PST
Steampunk voltmeter clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Voltmeter-Clock/
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 13:40:35 PST
Retro digital clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Digital-Clock/
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Sun, 5 Feb 2017 20:07:15 PST
The Time Machine || An Awesome Clock Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Time-Machine-an-Awesome-Clock-Hack/
The Time Machine || An Awesome Clock Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/SA2E/IYNAUMXT/FCQSA2EIYNAUMXT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/SA2E/IYNAUMXT/FCQSA2EIYNAUMXT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/SA2E/IYNAUMXT/FCQSA2EIYNAUMXT.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech The time machine used to be considered science fiction..... But not anymore! I have found a way to hack a normal mechanical clock to fast forward and reverse time! Well, kind of. In this instructable, I will show you how to hack a clock to run up to 60x faster. This hack will also let you run the cl...
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Wed, 1 Feb 2017 14:31:22 PST
3D Printed Moon Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Moon-Clock/
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 11:59:44 PST
Nixie tube watch http://www.instructables.com/id/Nixie-Tube-Watch-2/
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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:03:41 PST
Arduino Real Time Clock with large 7-segment Displays http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Real-Time-Clock-With-Large-7-segment-Displ/
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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 06:27:27 PST
Arduino Real Time Clock met vier grote 7-segment Displays http://www.instructables.com/id/RTC-Clock-With-Displays/
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Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:35:22 PST
PlexiClock http://www.instructables.com/id/PlexiClock/
PlexiClock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/TP2F/IY0FWZCR/FQPTP2FIY0FWZCR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/TP2F/IY0FWZCR/FQPTP2FIY0FWZCR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/TP2F/IY0FWZCR/FQPTP2FIY0FWZCR.SMALL.jpg Jules1050 The Plexiclock is an electronic clock, consisting of 28 engraved plexi glass sheets acting as four luminescent 7-segment displays in a wooden housing.The digits are illuminated from the bottom with 28 individually controllable LEDs, which are built in the wooden housing. A microcontroller controls f...
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:01:12 PST
Steam Punk Style Clock With a Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Steam-Punk-Style-Clock-With-a-Night-Light/
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Mon, 9 Jan 2017 20:09:22 PST
Upcycled Table Saw Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Table-Saw-Clock/
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 10:05:32 PST
Star Wars Record Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Record-Clock/
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Tue, 20 Dec 2016 19:30:37 PST
Single Chain Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-Chain-Clock/
Single Chain Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/KCYX/IWWFILDD/FU7KCYXIWWFILDD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/KCYX/IWWFILDD/FU7KCYXIWWFILDD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/KCYX/IWWFILDD/FU7KCYXIWWFILDD.SMALL.jpg MakrToolbox I have always had a fascination with clocks, The constant movement, the timing, and the art. It is beautiful. It has always been my way of integrating Technology and art. My first instructible was a wooden chain clock. I had so much fun making it that I have thought of several different improvements...
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Mon, 19 Dec 2016 19:33:26 PST
Wall clock vinyl record (LP) http://www.instructables.com/id/Clock-Vinyl-Record-LP/
Wall clock vinyl record (LP) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/O564/IWQV2UGF/F69O564IWQV2UGF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/O564/IWQV2UGF/F69O564IWQV2UGF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/O564/IWQV2UGF/F69O564IWQV2UGF.SMALL.jpg michu19753 I bought the previous projects more mechanism clock.I have to use. What I need 1. Vinyl record (LP)2. clock mechanism with clockwise 3. Idea Assembling First: measure pin clock mechanism.If necessary , enlarge hole drilled in the vinyl plate.Attach the mechanism to the plate. Clockwise ...
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Fri, 16 Dec 2016 12:13:11 PST
VHDL Stopwatch http://www.instructables.com/id/VHDL-Stopwatch/
VHDL Stopwatch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/TLT3/IWMQS957/FBETLT3IWMQS957.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/TLT3/IWMQS957/FBETLT3IWMQS957.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/TLT3/IWMQS957/FBETLT3IWMQS957.SMALL.jpg griffithlogan97 This is a tutorial on how to program a stopwatch using VHDL and a Basys3 Atrix-7 Board. The stopwatch uses four buttons—Start/Stop, Reset, Save Lap, and Display Lap— and is able to count from 00.00s to 99.99s. The time is displayed on the Basys3's seven segment display. We created three VHDL files t...
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 16:35:31 PST
CPE133 Digital Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/CPE133-Digital-Clock/
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 05:14:15 PST
Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Clock-5/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/A494/IW6POUC4/FW0A494IW6POUC4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/A494/IW6POUC4/FW0A494IW6POUC4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/A494/IW6POUC4/FW0A494IW6POUC4.SMALL.jpg gowin100 How to make an unique personal clock? Victorian Inspired Binary Clock Wood Block LED Clock A Lego Clock Case Cwik Clock v1.0 - An Arduino Binary Clock My Arduino Binary Clock Led Matrix Arduino Clock Personalised Word Clock Neopixel Clock Pacman Alarm Clock Pong...
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 20:10:56 PST
D&Y Clocks http://www.instructables.com/id/DY-Clocks/
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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 08:14:42 PST
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/FBZ/ZJCN/IXQFZ2YW/FBZZJCNIXQFZ2YW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/ZJCN/IXQFZ2YW/FBZZJCNIXQFZ2YW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/ZJCN/IXQFZ2YW/FBZZJCNIXQFZ2YW.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
Personalize Your Clock(with Yourself)!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalize-Your-Clockwith-Yourself/
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Sat, 5 Nov 2016 03:37:03 PDT
Talking Clock with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Talking-Clock-With-Arduino/
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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 10:19:08 PDT
SMD Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/SMD-Nixie-Clock/
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Tue, 4 Oct 2016 21:12:32 PDT
ESP8266 Wireless NTP Stratum1 Server http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-Wireless-NTP-Stratum1-Server/
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 12:36:37 PDT
Dali's soft clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Dalís-Soft-Clock/
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 12:36:14 PDT
IV-11 VFD Tube Clock Assembly Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/IV-11-VFD-Tube-Clock-Assembly-Guide/
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Tue, 13 Sep 2016 22:09:03 PDT
Plotclock DIY Robot With Arduino Uno Drawing Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Plotclock-DIY-Robot-With-Arduino-Uno-Drawing-Robot/
Plotclock DIY Robot With Arduino Uno Drawing Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/8Y1V/ISB3NZVG/FNZ8Y1VISB3NZVG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/8Y1V/ISB3NZVG/FNZ8Y1VISB3NZVG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/8Y1V/ISB3NZVG/FNZ8Y1VISB3NZVG.SMALL.jpg wenhui A clock that plots time. Designed with makeability in a fablab/makerspace/hackerspace in mind.You need: Laser cutter or 3D printer 1 Arduino 3 servos 1 dry wipe pen M3 nuts, bolts, thread tap Update to V1.01: added calibration routine and documentation to arduino code see the instruction tab above f...
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 07:36:48 PDT
The Atomium Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Atomium-Nixie-Clock/
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 00:33:40 PDT
The Light Clock Mini http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Light-Clock-Mini/
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Mon, 8 Aug 2016 06:59:56 PDT
Handmade clock made of wood disc (rings) http://www.instructables.com/id/Clock-Made-of-Wood-Disc-rings/
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 11:44:53 PDT
ClamClock - A Binary Timekeeper http://www.instructables.com/id/ClamClock-a-Binary-Timekeeper/
ClamClock - A Binary Timekeeper - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/XNRP/IRDUSSRV/FAZXNRPIRDUSSRV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/XNRP/IRDUSSRV/FAZXNRPIRDUSSRV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/XNRP/IRDUSSRV/FAZXNRPIRDUSSRV.SMALL.jpg limbeck-engineering ClamClock is a binary timekeeper specifically designed for learning about soldering, electronics, and binary. It is a DIY kit for beginners learning about electronics or enthusiasts who are looking for an interesting clock. ClamClock is designed in America and made from high quality components givin...
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Sun, 31 Jul 2016 15:25:08 PDT
IN-14 Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/IN-14-Nixie-Clock/
IN-14 Nixie Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/ETTQ/IQ6WVTHK/FA5ETTQIQ6WVTHK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/ETTQ/IQ6WVTHK/FA5ETTQIQ6WVTHK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/ETTQ/IQ6WVTHK/FA5ETTQIQ6WVTHK.SMALL.jpg leomiranda I’m returning again with a new Nixie project. I have to confess, I am addicted with tube valves.In this project I will show my new IN-14 nixie clock.As I told in the previous Nixie clock case project, my clock is based in the Andrea’s nixie clock. You can see his project here: http://www.instructab...
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Mon, 4 Jul 2016 10:52:46 PDT
Steam Punk Ammo Tin Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Steam-Punk-Ammo-Tin-Nixie-Clock/
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Sat, 2 Jul 2016 19:55:50 PDT
Stopwatch with Lap Time Counter http://www.instructables.com/id/Stopwatch-Lap-Time-With-Arduino-Nano-and-Maxi-7219/
Stopwatch with Lap Time Counter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/4RHD/IVO4BE5R/F9Y4RHDIVO4BE5R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/4RHD/IVO4BE5R/F9Y4RHDIVO4BE5R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/4RHD/IVO4BE5R/F9Y4RHDIVO4BE5R.SMALL.gif lagsilva Hello all,This is a very easy project to be done about a stopwatch using Arduino Nano and MAX7219 LED display (8 Digits x 7 Segments).The stopwatch using this kind of display is new and I could not find anything like it.The first 4 digits of display show the time count and the last 4 digits show the...
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 10:53:34 PDT
Tri-Mode Digital Clock with ATtiny85 / UNO R3 and RTC http://www.instructables.com/id/Tri-Mode-Digital-Clock-With-ATtiny85-and-RTC/
Tri-Mode Digital Clock with ATtiny85 / UNO R3 and RTC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/MSIT/IPTJERPS/FTFMSITIPTJERPS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/MSIT/IPTJERPS/FTFMSITIPTJERPS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/MSIT/IPTJERPS/FTFMSITIPTJERPS.SMALL.jpg lagsilva Hello everybody,This is my first project using ATtiny85 microcontroller and also including a Real Time Clock (RTC) working with it.The use of ATtiny85 is a very interesting way to shrink your Arduino projects in a final tiny version.The Tri-Mode Digital Clock (see Video) includes a version with comm...
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 12:36:56 PDT
LIFETIMER http://www.instructables.com/id/LIFETIMER/
LIFETIMER - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/KWQ5/IPK9489U/FHTKWQ5IPK9489U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/KWQ5/IPK9489U/FHTKWQ5IPK9489U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/KWQ5/IPK9489U/FHTKWQ5IPK9489U.SMALL.jpg quicksilv3rflash LIFETIMER counts down until I die. I think it's set a little long -- scratch that, way too long. Assuming 2.5 billion seconds in a human life you can then string it out to the correct number of digits to drop the last digit every 1/4 second and that's easy to do with a 32.768kHz crystal.Github repos...
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 05:58:37 PDT
Extreme loud alarm clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Extreme-Loud-Alarm-Clock/
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:23:04 PDT
Minimalistic Led Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalistic-Led-Clock/
Minimalistic Led Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F67/6KNV/IPH6X42I/F676KNVIPH6X42I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F67/6KNV/IPH6X42I/F676KNVIPH6X42I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F67/6KNV/IPH6X42I/F676KNVIPH6X42I.SMALL.jpg Laurens-Wuyts In this instructables, I will show you how to make a simple/minimalistic led clock.The clock shows 3 dots. One from the seconds (blue), one for the minutes (yellow) and one for the hours (red).Let's get started! Parts For this clock, you'll need several parts. These are:An arduino nano A 60 led r...
By: Laurens-Wuyts

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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 05:24:31 PDT
Odd Binary Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Binary-Clock-in-LED-Display-of-7-Segments/
Odd Binary Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/CKWW/IWMQWAK9/FSICKWWIWMQWAK9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/CKWW/IWMQWAK9/FSICKWWIWMQWAK9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/CKWW/IWMQWAK9/FSICKWWIWMQWAK9.SMALL.jpg lagsilva Hello all,This project will show you an unpublished Binary Clock using LED display of 7 segments (see VIDEO) and controlled by an Arduino.The idea is very simple, just converting binary data of hours, minutes and seconds into "A to G" segments of display.I've never seen before this concept and the r...
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Sat, 11 Jun 2016 10:46:38 PDT
Four Letter Word Clock with Akafugu Word Generator and Inspirational Phrases http://www.instructables.com/id/Four-Letter-Word-Clock-With-Akafugu-Word-Generator/
Four Letter Word Clock with Akafugu Word Generator and Inspirational Phrases - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/8SEQ/IOVP7KBI/F5H8SEQIOVP7KBI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/8SEQ/IOVP7KBI/F5H8SEQIOVP7KBI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/8SEQ/IOVP7KBI/F5H8SEQIOVP7KBI.SMALL.jpg df99 This is my version of the Four Letter Word Clock, an idea that originated back in the 1970s. The clock displays a series of four-letter words that are generated from either a random word generator algorithm or from a database of related four-letter words.This version uses more modern 14-segment LED ...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 08:25:18 PDT
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
Complete Digital Clock with Presence Sensor (RTC - Alarm - PIR - Temperature - Humidity - Dew Point) http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-Digital-Clock-With-Presence-Sensor-RTC-Alarm-/
Complete Digital Clock with Presence Sensor (RTC - Alarm - PIR - Temperature - Humidity - Dew Point) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/Y5F9/INAC9MZ6/FXRY5F9INAC9MZ6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/Y5F9/INAC9MZ6/FXRY5F9INAC9MZ6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/Y5F9/INAC9MZ6/FXRY5F9INAC9MZ6.SMALL.jpg lagsilva Hi there,I already have done some digital clocks projects with Arduino including LED and LCD displays, but this one is more special because I have introduced a new feature with a movement sensor (PIR).See VIDEO Main Features PIR (Presence Infrared Sensor) RTC (Real Time Clock) ...
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 09:07:52 PDT
How to Run a Battery Electric Clock on Solar Power--Part IIa http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Run-a-Battery-Electric-Clock-on-Solar-Power-2/
How to Run a Battery Electric Clock on Solar Power--Part IIa - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/6JSW/IMYAWNN4/FVX6JSWIMYAWNN4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/6JSW/IMYAWNN4/FVX6JSWIMYAWNN4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/6JSW/IMYAWNN4/FVX6JSWIMYAWNN4.SMALL.jpg Lionel Sear This third contribution completes my efforts on this topic and is the simplest and cheapest to execute. Parts I and II used a super capacitor to store power for the hours of darkness whereas here we are using some form of rechargeable cell. The first version of this stage uses a nickel/metal hydrid...
By: Lionel Sear

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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 03:55:58 PDT
C51 4-Bit Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/C51-4-Bit-Clock/
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 12:04:47 PDT
Nixie Clock Wood Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Nixie-Clock-Wood-Case/
Nixie Clock Wood Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/JK31/IMQD8LMZ/FDRJK31IMQD8LMZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/JK31/IMQD8LMZ/FDRJK31IMQD8LMZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/JK31/IMQD8LMZ/FDRJK31IMQD8LMZ.SMALL.jpg leomiranda This is my second post about nixie clock, but in fact it was my first Nixie Clock case. The original one is just a piece of acrylic. A nixie clock deserves a better case than a simple acrylic box.First I bought one nixie clock kit. The page I bought is not more available, but just search for "Nixie ...
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 13:03:20 PDT
Nixie Tube Clock Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Nixie-Tube-Clock-Case/
Nixie Tube Clock Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/I23A/IMP4TUX1/FNZI23AIMP4TUX1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/I23A/IMP4TUX1/FNZI23AIMP4TUX1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/I23A/IMP4TUX1/FNZI23AIMP4TUX1.SMALL.jpg leomiranda This is my first Instructable. I am Brazilian and English is not my mother language, so I hope you can understand my strange English.I am electrical engineer and a compulsive maker. I love old tube valves, and when I saw on the web one Nixie clock…. I said “I need to build one”. After a long search,...
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Wed, 6 Apr 2016 13:06:17 PDT
How to Run a Battery Electric Clock on Solar Power--Part II http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Run-a-Battery-Electric-Clock-on-Solar-Power-1/
How to Run a Battery Electric Clock on Solar Power--Part II - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/OC80/IMDZ6ISH/FGVOC80IMDZ6ISH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/OC80/IMDZ6ISH/FGVOC80IMDZ6ISH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/OC80/IMDZ6ISH/FGVOC80IMDZ6ISH.SMALL.jpg Lionel Sear We achieved much with a single 2 Volt solar cell charging a super capacitor in Part I but to go further we need to add more solar cells which in turn brings in the need for extra control in the charging circuit. Here in Cornwall in the very south-west of England, days at the time of the winter solst...
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Wed, 30 Mar 2016 02:30:45 PDT
IKEA Ribba Word Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Word-Clock-2/
IKEA Ribba Word Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/2LSH/IN7OOL8Z/FFM2LSHIN7OOL8Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/2LSH/IN7OOL8Z/FFM2LSHIN7OOL8Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/2LSH/IN7OOL8Z/FFM2LSHIN7OOL8Z.SMALL.jpg WhiteClockCompany My first word clock was 'started' some 5 years ago. It was based on the traditional individual LED clocks with more solder joints and wires than I had the time, or patience for. It was picked up and bits done now and then before being put away gathering dust. Most of this type of clock rely on a ser...
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Sun, 27 Mar 2016 13:33:23 PDT
Rick Astley Clock - Mk II http://www.instructables.com/id/Rick-Astley-Clock-Mk-2/
Rick Astley Clock - Mk II - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/PUEB/IM9E4GSD/FH7PUEBIM9E4GSD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/PUEB/IM9E4GSD/FH7PUEBIM9E4GSD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/PUEB/IM9E4GSD/FH7PUEBIM9E4GSD.SMALL.jpg degroof This is a full-scale version of the Rick Astley Clock - a clock shaped like Rick Astley and it chimes "Never Gonna Give You Up" on the hour. It has the following enhancements: Can play multiple audio files. Larger (19" tall). Made from laser-cut plywood instead of cardboard. Has option to tu...
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Sun, 27 Mar 2016 08:19:40 PDT
How to Run a Battery Electric Clock on Solar Power--Part I http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Run-a-Battery-Electric-Clock-on-Solar-Power/
How to Run a Battery Electric Clock on Solar Power--Part I - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/YF75/IM53VTZM/FD1YF75IM53VTZM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/YF75/IM53VTZM/FD1YF75IM53VTZM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/YF75/IM53VTZM/FD1YF75IM53VTZM.SMALL.jpg Lionel Sear This first part shows how a conventional battery electric clock can be powered using a single 2 Volt solar cell and a super capacitor. In some parts of the world year round operation is possible but seasonal lack of sunlight may restrict operation to spring/summer/autumn in others.The operational t...
By: Lionel Sear

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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 07:00:43 PDT