Instructables: exploring - technology - clocks http://www.instructables.com Tue, 6 Dec 2016 02:48:25 PST BLOX v1.01 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/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
Personalize Your Clock(with Yourself)!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalize-Your-Clockwith-Yourself/
Personalize Your Clock(with Yourself)!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/314E/IV0AQYJA/F8K314EIV0AQYJA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/314E/IV0AQYJA/F8K314EIV0AQYJA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/314E/IV0AQYJA/F8K314EIV0AQYJA.SMALL.jpg Anirudh Ralhan Here's a quick and really simple way to personalize your Clock. It's really easy to make and a definite to look-at. With that being said, let's start making it.... Requirements... To personalize your Clock you need :-1. Clock mechanism(from any old Clock)2. A pic of yourself (From head toe; prefe...
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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/
Dali's soft clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/FBKJ/IT22V5ZJ/FSAFBKJIT22V5ZJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/FBKJ/IT22V5ZJ/FSAFBKJIT22V5ZJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/FBKJ/IT22V5ZJ/FSAFBKJIT22V5ZJ.SMALL.jpg Farenheit Today I made a clock in a Dalí style, just like you can see in "The persistence of memory". It can be hung from a shelf as if it was slowly melting :) Drawing the shape and the numbers First of all, you'll have to draw a shape for your "soft" clock. In the picture you can see how I did mine and h...
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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
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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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) Al...
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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...
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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/
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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/
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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
Handmade Cool Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Cool-Alarm-Clock/
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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 06:00:41 PDT
Acrylic Gear Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-Gear-Clock/
Acrylic Gear Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/53XK/IM28UQCE/FOR53XKIM28UQCE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/53XK/IM28UQCE/FOR53XKIM28UQCE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/53XK/IM28UQCE/FOR53XKIM28UQCE.SMALL.jpg rjeuch The clock by DickB1 was the inspiration for my design of a similar mechanism, however, with the gears made from Acrylic.The driving force for the pendulum is an electromagnet similar to the one used by DickB1. However, the magnet is attached to the very end of the pendulum where the driving coil is ...
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 11:35:42 PDT
handmade cool clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Cool-Clock/
handmade cool clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/QSYS/ILV8BM27/FFFQSYSILV8BM27.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/QSYS/ILV8BM27/FFFQSYSILV8BM27.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/QSYS/ILV8BM27/FFFQSYSILV8BM27.SMALL.jpg palak.kumari.9 u just need a clock machine. and all the cool stuff by which you want to make it look good.u ll need-a clock machine which you can buy or makean old CDsome tires of u ll old RC cara chain some washersa big 30 cm steel ruler or any such metal pieceand any thing by which u can adorn itsteps-fix the ma...
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Fri, 18 Mar 2016 14:29:34 PDT
Rick Astley Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Rick-Clock/
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Sat, 12 Mar 2016 12:28:02 PST
How to Run a Battery Electric Clock on Dead Batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Run-a-Battery-Electric-Clock-on-Dead-Batter/
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Sun, 21 Feb 2016 23:09:20 PST
Oak & Acrylic Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Oak-Acrylic-Nixie-Clock/
Oak & Acrylic Nixie Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/P1AN/IKBHUA9A/FZ2P1ANIKBHUA9A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/P1AN/IKBHUA9A/FZ2P1ANIKBHUA9A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/P1AN/IKBHUA9A/FZ2P1ANIKBHUA9A.SMALL.jpg WhiteClockCompany I've always been fascinated by how things work, what makes them tick, and it turned into an expensive obsession of taking things apart. I was never very good at making things though, lacking the patience of process to get things just right, choosing to hack at things with little precision. Measure t...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 06:24:49 PST
Email Checking Clock with Arduino Yun and How to Return Unread Emails as an Integer. http://www.instructables.com/id/Email-Checking-Clock-With-Arduino-Yun-and-How-to-R/
Email Checking Clock with Arduino Yun and How to Return Unread Emails as an Integer. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/JU9L/IJYUTI2D/FPBJU9LIJYUTI2D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/JU9L/IJYUTI2D/FPBJU9LIJYUTI2D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/JU9L/IJYUTI2D/FPBJU9LIJYUTI2D.SMALL.jpg matthewh8 In this video we will use an Arduino Yun (or leonardo with a wifi shield) to check your email account (or chosen label) and return the number of unread emails as an integer to be used in another project or (in this case) to make an email checking clock. This is a good one for anyone just beginning ...
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 14:52:01 PST
Everyone Has to Make an Infinity Clock ,its the Law! http://www.instructables.com/id/Everyone-Has-to-Make-an-Infinity-Clock-its-the-Law/
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 11:53:22 PST
Harry Potter inspired Weasley Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Harry-Potter-Inspired-Weasley-Clock/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 06:51:22 PST
Star Clock (Simple Build!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Clock-Simple-Build/
Star Clock (Simple Build!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/YBEU/IJQO2B3S/FTYYBEUIJQO2B3S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/YBEU/IJQO2B3S/FTYYBEUIJQO2B3S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/YBEU/IJQO2B3S/FTYYBEUIJQO2B3S.SMALL.jpg flemwriter This is a quick clock you can build in one sitting. Great for any room of the house!Required Materials:-Michaels Clock Gear Box ($5.00 w/coupon)-Popsicle Sticks (at least 25)-Glue (I prefer tacky glue)-Clips (or your own fingers, though this takes longer-Paint (I prefer cheap acrylic paint) Add Po...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 12:42:56 PST
Disk Break Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Disk-Break-Clock/
Disk Break Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/0VG8/IJQ0C8II/FPX0VG8IJQ0C8II.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/0VG8/IJQ0C8II/FPX0VG8IJQ0C8II.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/0VG8/IJQ0C8II/FPX0VG8IJQ0C8II.SMALL.jpg charliej166 This is a cool and easy project if you struggle to follow these step just say in the comment section. Clock First you will need a clock just any old clock don't use a decent clock you just want the workings out of it e.g hands and battery pack bit. Disc Break Just find any old disc break and...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 12:27:46 PST
How to Work Your Casio F-91W Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Work-Your-Casio-F-91W-Watch/
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 09:21:51 PST
Homopolar Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Homopolar-Motor-10/
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 09:05:04 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
Second Layer Clock: Intro http://www.instructables.com/id/Second-Layer-Clock-Intro/
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Thu, 31 Dec 2015 12:48:06 PST
Inside-out Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Inside-out-Clock/
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 07:41:27 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