Instructables: exploring - technology - clocks http://www.instructables.com Sat, 26 May 2018 05:59:14 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Exploding Wall Clock With Motion Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Exploding-Wall-Clock-With-Motion-Lighting/
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By: diyperspective

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Mon, 21 May 2018 09:37:40 PDT
NeoPixel Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/NeoPixel-Clock-1/
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Sat, 19 May 2018 21:11:47 PDT
Space Invaders Clock (on a Budget!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Space-Invaders-Clock-on-a-Budget/
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Sun, 13 May 2018 21:16:04 PDT
Somebody Loves Me Location Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Somebody-Loves-Me-Location-Clock/
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Mon, 19 Mar 2018 06:22:38 PDT
Tiny LED Matrix Display Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-LED-Matrix-Display-Clock/
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Fri, 16 Mar 2018 10:33:50 PDT
CUCKOO CLOCK REPAIR GUIDE - HOW TO FIX a CUCKOO CLOCK http://www.instructables.com/id/CUCKOO-CLOCK-REPAIR-GUIDE-HOW-TO-FIX-a-CUCKOO-CLOC/
CUCKOO CLOCK REPAIR GUIDE - HOW TO FIX a CUCKOO CLOCK - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/67L0/JEST2XOI/FS767L0JEST2XOI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/67L0/JEST2XOI/FS767L0JEST2XOI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/67L0/JEST2XOI/FS767L0JEST2XOI.SMALL.jpg lilyisla78451 There are a whole lot of choices to make before purchasing a Black Forest cuckoo clock. But when somebody has picked a cuckoo clock mode, motion, animation and music, the excitement starts. A brand new cuckoo clock proprietor never forgets the first time that they hear the cuckoo call and watch that...
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Fri, 16 Mar 2018 04:36:16 PDT
Basys 3 Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Basys-3-Alarm-Clock/
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Thu, 15 Mar 2018 03:58:53 PDT
A Cute Date, Time and Temperature Display Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Cute-Date-Time-and-Temperature-Display-Unit/
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Wed, 14 Mar 2018 05:35:30 PDT
Talking Clock Bilingual (EN+PT) http://www.instructables.com/id/Talking-Clock-Bilingual-ENPT/
Talking Clock Bilingual (EN+PT) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/4WLF/JDOUVOA7/FZT4WLFJDOUVOA7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/4WLF/JDOUVOA7/FZT4WLFJDOUVOA7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/4WLF/JDOUVOA7/FZT4WLFJDOUVOA7.SMALL.gif lagsilva The Talking Clock 2 (Bilingual) is the new version of Talking Clock I have published some time ago.The code was updated to support two languages (English/Portuguese) and new features were introduced into the code: Mode 1: Set the time (hour & minute) Mode 2: The clock talks every minute ...
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Sun, 18 Feb 2018 15:53:38 PST
4-Stroke Digital Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Stroke-Digital-Clock/
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Sat, 3 Feb 2018 17:53:20 PST
Minecraft Glowing Furnace Clock W/Arduino Nano http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Glowing-Furnace-Clock-WArduino-Nano/
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Sat, 3 Feb 2018 11:06:24 PST
UV Glow Clock - It Spins! http://www.instructables.com/id/UV-Glow-Clock-It-Spins/
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Sat, 3 Feb 2018 09:57:50 PST
Word Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Word-Clock-RGB/
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Wed, 31 Jan 2018 07:46:41 PST
Large Stepper CNC Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-Stepper-CNC-Clock/
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Sat, 27 Jan 2018 14:08:58 PST
Digital & Binary Clock in 8 Digits X 7 Segments LED Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Binary-Clock-in-8-Digits-X-7-Segments-LED-/
Digital & Binary Clock in 8 Digits X 7 Segments LED Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/MJIE/JD4UOUTN/FBGMJIEJD4UOUTN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/MJIE/JD4UOUTN/FBGMJIEJD4UOUTN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/MJIE/JD4UOUTN/FBGMJIEJD4UOUTN.SMALL.gif lagsilva This is my upgraded version of a Digital & Binary Clock using an 8 Digit x 7 Segment LED Display.I like to give new features for usual devices, specially clocks, and in this case the use of 7 Seg display for Binary Clock is unconventional and it is an interesting and a different way of applying it. ...
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Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:21:51 PST
ESP8266 Weather Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-Weather-Clock/
ESP8266 Weather Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/6YJM/JCGK60LC/FBR6YJMJCGK60LC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/6YJM/JCGK60LC/FBR6YJMJCGK60LC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/6YJM/JCGK60LC/FBR6YJMJCGK60LC.SMALL.jpg osmar2015 I am very proud of your arrival and welcome to you! SCH CommentC100nF x 5C100uF x 1R1k x 4button x 2tft_1.8 x 1ESP-12F x 1REG1117-3.3 x 1It's been a long time and no code has been found Making PCB Use a double faced copper clad plate and install it on the PCB engraving machine. Let the machine...
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Tue, 16 Jan 2018 03:30:16 PST
How to Give a Wall Clock Luminous Hands and Time Interval Markers http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Give-a-Wall-Clock-Luminous-Hands-and-Time-I/
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Tue, 9 Jan 2018 06:00:21 PST
OpenVFD: 6-Digit IV-11 VFD Tube Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/OpenVFD-6-Digit-IV-11-VFD-Tube-Clock/
OpenVFD: 6-Digit IV-11 VFD Tube Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/11BE/JBMJXF2N/F1A11BEJBMJXF2N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/11BE/JBMJXF2N/F1A11BEJBMJXF2N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/11BE/JBMJXF2N/F1A11BEJBMJXF2N.SMALL.jpg Kesselwagen Introducing OpenVFD - the colorful VFD tube clock with light effects that make the clock dance, glow or turn into a rainbow.I'm here to share my result of creating my own dream clock with you. A computer controllable, colorfully illuminated 6-digit clock utilizing vintage Soviet IV-11 vacuum tubes.E...
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Tue, 26 Dec 2017 08:21:28 PST
Digital and Binary Clock With Two LED Matrix and RTC http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-and-Binary-Clock-With-Two-LED-Matrix-and-R/
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Mon, 25 Dec 2017 02:33:01 PST
£1 Internet Alarm Clock Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Internet-Alarm-Clock-Radio/
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Sun, 17 Dec 2017 03:37:35 PST
VHDL Stopwatch http://www.instructables.com/id/VHDL-Stopwatch-1/
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Sat, 2 Dec 2017 19:58:07 PST
VHDL One Minute Stopwatch http://www.instructables.com/id/VHDL-One-Minute-Stopwatch/
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Wed, 29 Nov 2017 10:56:16 PST
The World's First Fibre-Optic Candle Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Worlds-First-Fibre-Optic-Candle-Clock/
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Sat, 11 Nov 2017 19:21:19 PST
Wooden LED Clock - Analog Style http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-LED-Clock-Analog-Style/
Wooden LED Clock - Analog Style - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/4FV4/J9OWBF0X/F5L4FV4J9OWBF0X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/4FV4/J9OWBF0X/F5L4FV4J9OWBF0X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/4FV4/J9OWBF0X/F5L4FV4J9OWBF0X.SMALL.jpg tinkrmind It's an analog style wooden LED clock. I don't know why I haven't seen one of these before..even though the digital types are very common. Anyhoo, here we go! The plywood clock project started as a simple starter project for the CNC router. I was looking at simple projects online and found this ...
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Mon, 6 Nov 2017 18:24:35 PST
Best (Or Worst?) Meme Video Alarm Clock "Wake Up Wake Up" http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-Or-Worst-Meme-Video-Alarm-Clock-Wake-Up-Wake-/
Best (Or Worst?) Meme Video Alarm Clock "Wake Up Wake Up" - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/YF1F/J98R9C9A/F3YYF1FJ98R9C9A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/YF1F/J98R9C9A/F3YYF1FJ98R9C9A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/YF1F/J98R9C9A/F3YYF1FJ98R9C9A.SMALL.jpg Fuzzy-Wobble Here is the recent meme that inspired this project: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=daTeIK57pPUThe emphasis is clearly on the audio. Video just helps to contextualize the energized preacher :)You don't have to use the "wake up wake up" video clip. This will work for any video. Pick whatever video ma...
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Thu, 26 Oct 2017 19:20:11 PDT
3D Printed CLOCK http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-CLOCK/
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Sun, 22 Oct 2017 08:34:23 PDT
Digital Clock With Mirrored Display Driven by Accelerometers http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Clock-With-Mirrored-Display-Driven-by-Acce/
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Sun, 15 Oct 2017 15:21:06 PDT
DIY Laser-Cut Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Laser-Cut-Clock-1/
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Sat, 9 Sep 2017 19:21:40 PDT
Minimalist LED Clock (Animated) http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalist-LED-Clock-Animated/
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Thu, 31 Aug 2017 22:38:21 PDT
DIY 3D Printed Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3D-Printed-Clock/
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 19:55:32 PDT
Music Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Box-3/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/CS1P/J6CG5GC0/F4SCS1PJ6CG5GC0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/CS1P/J6CG5GC0/F4SCS1PJ6CG5GC0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/CS1P/J6CG5GC0/F4SCS1PJ6CG5GC0.SMALL.jpg dinimakh2411 Describe your collection here... Light-up Music Box for My Valentine (You Are My Sunshine) Autoglockenspiel Piano Man With His Cat - Automata Project Build a Programmable Mechanical Music Box Scantron Music Box
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 03:20:18 PDT
Off Grid http://www.instructables.com/id/Off-Grid/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/QNRN/J6B0N7DZ/FAVQNRNJ6B0N7DZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/QNRN/J6B0N7DZ/FAVQNRNJ6B0N7DZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/QNRN/J6B0N7DZ/FAVQNRNJ6B0N7DZ.SMALL.jpg NathanR90 Describe your collection here... Pocket Size Espresso Machine With Integrated Alcohol Stove. Powdered Alcohol Homebrewed Hard Cider - the Easy Way Save Money, Make Beer (Prohibition Style) Brewing Beer . . . With Science! Malting Barley for Homebrewing Sprouting Organic Gra...
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Sun, 13 Aug 2017 17:39:40 PDT
How to Make a Counter-clockwise Clock (in Under 10 Minutes!) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Counter-clockwise-Clock-in-Under-10-/
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Thu, 3 Aug 2017 14:42:11 PDT
Shadow Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Shadow-Clock/
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Wed, 2 Aug 2017 08:00:25 PDT
Screen Time Countdown Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/Screen-Time-Countdown-Timer/
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Mon, 31 Jul 2017 09:08:25 PDT
Analog Clock With LED Matrix and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Analog-Clock-With-LED-Matrix-and-Arduino/
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Thu, 27 Jul 2017 16:59:36 PDT
DIY Electronic Alarm Clock Kits http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electronic-Alarm-Clock-Kits/
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Mon, 24 Jul 2017 00:17:07 PDT
Jclock V1 (An Arduino-based Clock) http://www.instructables.com/id/Jclock-V1-An-Arduino-based-Clock/
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Tue, 11 Jul 2017 17:43:30 PDT
Slimline SMD Bamboo IN-14 Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Slimline-SMD-Bamboo-IN-14-Nixie-Clock/
Slimline SMD Bamboo IN-14 Nixie Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/X1ED/J12O1AE8/FNMX1EDJ12O1AE8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/X1ED/J12O1AE8/FNMX1EDJ12O1AE8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/X1ED/J12O1AE8/FNMX1EDJ12O1AE8.SMALL.jpg wouterdevinck Every electronics hobbyist has to build a nixie clock at some point, right? This Instructable walks through the process of designing and building one from scratch based on six Soviet IN-14 tubes of over forty years old.A video of the finished clock in operation: Requirements and Component Selec...
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Tue, 11 Jul 2017 08:12:41 PDT
UNMOMENT - ntp, binary, rgb CLOCK http://www.instructables.com/id/UNMOMENT-Ntp-Binary-Rgb-CLOCK/
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Sat, 1 Jul 2017 04:25:20 PDT
Dual Automatic Watch Winder http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Automatic-Watch-Winder/
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Thu, 29 Jun 2017 02:28:06 PDT
||DIY FINGER WATCH|| http://www.instructables.com/id/-DIY-FINGER-WATCH-/
||DIY FINGER WATCH|| - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/N5AN/J38WMHQD/F4AN5ANJ38WMHQD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/N5AN/J38WMHQD/F4AN5ANJ38WMHQD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/N5AN/J38WMHQD/F4AN5ANJ38WMHQD.SMALL.jpg Dr_Cosmic Hey, Wt's up guys ? It's Ketan here back again with another instructable ! In this instructable I'll be showing you how to make this cute and awesome finger watch. It is really an easy DIY Project and it also looks really good ! And also it is really a good idea to recycle old watches ! Transforma...
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Fri, 26 May 2017 08:51:40 PDT
Making a Wooden LED Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Wooden-LED-Clock/
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Thu, 25 May 2017 07:09:52 PDT
Recycled Razor Blades Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Razor-Blades-Clock/
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Fri, 19 May 2017 10:12:55 PDT
The Tesla Meets Edison Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Tesla-Meets-Edison-Nixie-Clock/
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Wed, 17 May 2017 08:42:10 PDT
How to Make a Smart Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Smart-Clock/
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Tue, 9 May 2017 22:53:39 PDT
Nixie Inspired 7 Segment Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Nixie-Inspired-7-Segment-Display/
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Sun, 7 May 2017 13:19:12 PDT
Cardboard Earth Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Earth-Clock/
Cardboard Earth Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/A3SS/J26F1GD9/FAVA3SSJ26F1GD9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/A3SS/J26F1GD9/FAVA3SSJ26F1GD9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/A3SS/J26F1GD9/FAVA3SSJ26F1GD9.SMALL.jpg arctickid So last week I broke my wall clock. It literally shattered. Only thing left alive was the clock machinery. So days after seeing it lying around here and there I came up with a really cool idea and made an Earth Clock using a piece of cardboard!I'll show you how. So without wasting any time, Lets Beg...
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Tue, 2 May 2017 11:57:23 PDT
Clocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Clocks-5/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/Q05V/J20PENTU/FCFQ05VJ20PENTU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/Q05V/J20PENTU/FCFQ05VJ20PENTU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/Q05V/J20PENTU/FCFQ05VJ20PENTU.SMALL.jpg millerjr Clocks, or something in or about the clock, that caught my attention. null null null null null Cool mechanics. null DIY TiX Clock The Sprintronic - Clock With Laser Cut Case Lantern Clock Web Clock Version 2.0 The Tnychron Clock Clocks of various styles and ...
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Sun, 30 Apr 2017 12:39:31 PDT
Clocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Clocks-4/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/I3LN/J1WW9RMD/F5LI3LNJ1WW9RMD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/I3LN/J1WW9RMD/F5LI3LNJ1WW9RMD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/I3LN/J1WW9RMD/F5LI3LNJ1WW9RMD.SMALL.jpg YorickS Describe your collection here... Tinker's Word Clock - REVISITED! NOW 110% More AWESOME (Clean and Easy to Make) Digital/Analog Clock - Arduino + PaperCraft Blüp: the Bubble Notifier Puzzle Alarm Clock The Light Clock (IoT)
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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:32:46 PDT