Instructables: exploring - technology - Clock - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 28 Feb 2017 10:34:53 PST BLOX v1.01 LED Propeller Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Propeller-Clock/
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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 21:18:44 PST
Rotating LED Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotating-LED-Clock/
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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 21:07:43 PST
Arduino Desk Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Desk-Clock/
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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 19:47:31 PST
Half-moon Clock With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Half-moon-Clock-With-Arduino/
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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 06:22:47 PST
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
Arduino Nixie Clock For Absolute Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nixie-Clock-for-Absolute-Beginners/
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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 20:06:22 PST
Steampunk voltmeter clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Voltmeter-Clock/
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 13:40:35 PST
Data Clock (Cloud + Amazon Echo + LED's = Artistic Data!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Data-Clock-Cloud-Amazon-Echo-LEDs-Artistic-Data/
Data Clock (Cloud + Amazon Echo + LED's = Artistic Data!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/MRL3/IYYT9XEH/F6AMRL3IYYT9XEH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/MRL3/IYYT9XEH/F6AMRL3IYYT9XEH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/MRL3/IYYT9XEH/F6AMRL3IYYT9XEH.SMALL.jpg jwolin For years I've wanted to find ways of artistically expressing data that I check every day. Most of my job is spent on the computer or phone - and yes, there is an app or webpage that can do all of this and more. But I'm fatigued collecting my data from screens. Here's an interesting, artistic and...
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Sat, 11 Feb 2017 19:20:48 PST
DIY Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Alarm-Clock/
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 08:37:30 PST
Retro digital clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Digital-Clock/
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Sun, 5 Feb 2017 20:07:15 PST
It's 5 O'Clock Somewhere http://www.instructables.com/id/Its-5-OClock-Somewhere/
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Fri, 3 Feb 2017 05:35:55 PST
Clock Set Date Time http://www.instructables.com/id/Clock-Set-Date-Time/
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Wed, 25 Jan 2017 19:41:34 PST
DIY Aquarium Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Aquarium-Controller/
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:53:17 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
Enigma QR Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Enigma-QR-Clock/
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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 12:27:01 PST
Arduino LED Backlight Clock With Pulsing Minute Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LED-Backlight-Clock-With-Pulsing-Minute-Ha/
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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:39:36 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
Temperature alarm and time on a LCD screen with a DS3231, Buzzer and LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Temperature-Alarm-and-Time-on-a-LCD-Screen-With-a-/
Temperature alarm and time on a LCD screen with a DS3231, Buzzer and LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/MHMX/IY0FYXW9/FZCMHMXIY0FYXW9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/MHMX/IY0FYXW9/FZCMHMXIY0FYXW9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/MHMX/IY0FYXW9/FZCMHMXIY0FYXW9.SMALL.jpg CreaTechWeb In this article we will measure the temperature and the RTC clock time with the DS3231 module.We will implement a buzzer and led for the temperature alarm.After that, we will display these values on a A000096 1.17 inch TFT/LCD screen!Read the tutorial below or the youtube video! :)Article is also av...
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:42:36 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
Vinyl Record Wall Clock - Iron Man http://www.instructables.com/id/Vinyl-Record-Wall-Clock/
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 09:12:58 PST
# Simple Arduino Digital Clock Without RTC Module http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Digital-Arduino-Clock-Without-RTC-Module/
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 08:08:50 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
Nixie Tube Clock w/ Arduino Mega http://www.instructables.com/id/Nixie-Tube-Clock-W-Arduino-Mega/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 05:24:54 PST
Functional Weasley Clock (IOT Location Tracker) http://www.instructables.com/id/Functional-Weasley-Clock/
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 23:45:28 PST
IoT Smart Alarm Clock [Open Source Project] http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Smart-Alarm-Clock-Open-Source-Project/
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 10:56:06 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
Arduino Propeller Message Display (POV) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Propeller-Message-Display-POV/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 16:06:04 PST
Make An LED Iluminated Hardwood Clock Photo Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-LED-Iluminated-Hardwood-Clock-Photo-Frame/
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Thu, 22 Dec 2016 06:27:47 PST
NeoPixel NTP Clock Using ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/NeoPixel-NTP-Clock-Using-ESP8266/
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 13:18:32 PST
Arduino Binary Clock - 3D Printed http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Binary-Clock-3D-Printed/
Arduino Binary Clock - 3D Printed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/CQSO/IWWFPJOW/F4GCQSOIWWFPJOW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/CQSO/IWWFPJOW/F4GCQSOIWWFPJOW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/CQSO/IWWFPJOW/F4GCQSOIWWFPJOW.SMALL.jpg MattW213 I've been looking at Binary clocks for some time for my office desk, however they're quite expensive and / or don't have a huge amount of features. So I decided I would make one instead. One point to consider when making a clock, Arduino / Atmega328 isn't very accurate over larger periods of time (s...
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 03:07:10 PST
Star Wars Record Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Record-Clock/
Star Wars Record Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/CHLG/IWWFLFGY/F1XCHLGIWWFLFGY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/CHLG/IWWFLFGY/F1XCHLGIWWFLFGY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/CHLG/IWWFLFGY/F1XCHLGIWWFLFGY.SMALL.jpg MakrToolbox This is not only a tutorial on how to create this record clock, but also instructions on how to create record clocks in general. I will show you how to laser cut a record to create a clock, how to prepair the record, clean after cutting, and mount the clock mech. Parts / Materials / Tools PartsR...
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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
RPi Pixel Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/RPi-Pixel-Clock/
RPi Pixel Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/808C/IWQVCJUK/F1C808CIWQVCJUK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/808C/IWQVCJUK/F1C808CIWQVCJUK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/808C/IWQVCJUK/F1C808CIWQVCJUK.SMALL.gif jhaletx What is a Pixel Clock? I define a Pixel Clock as an electronic timepiece that displays the current time in a non-traditional way, using pixels in a unique format (and not using alpha-numeric characters).Building a Pixel Clock is straightforward, rewarding and easy. Notice I did not say 'simple' or '...
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 21:01:38 PST
Time-thief Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-thief-Clock/
Time-thief Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/EGFX/IWQV9LR6/FW2EGFXIWQV9LR6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/EGFX/IWQV9LR6/FW2EGFXIWQV9LR6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/EGFX/IWQV9LR6/FW2EGFXIWQV9LR6.SMALL.jpg JingtingHe 25 hours in a day? 8 days in a week? Do youwant that?Have more time to enjoy for yourself, or start a good habit. Yes! You are getting better now! Sounds great?But, is this realistic? How can you create more time?How about stealing a minute from every hour? I bet you can’t feel that.Now you have ex...
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 09:34:08 PST
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
New Year's Eve Countdown Clock / TV http://www.instructables.com/id/New-Years-Eve-Countdown-Clock-TV/
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By: The Soldering Station

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Tue, 13 Dec 2016 09:44:29 PST
Color Clock Revamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Clock-Revamp/
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 08:41:19 PST
CPE133 Digital Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/CPE133-Digital-Clock/
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 05:14:15 PST
Arduino Digital Clock & Thermometer (+3D Printer files) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Digital-Clock-Thermometer-3D-Printer-Files/
Arduino Digital Clock & Thermometer (+3D Printer files) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/6ET3/IW6PQPJN/F5F6ET3IW6PQPJN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/6ET3/IW6PQPJN/F5F6ET3IW6PQPJN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/6ET3/IW6PQPJN/F5F6ET3IW6PQPJN.SMALL.jpg Ardumotive_com In this "how to" guide i will show you how to make your own digital clock-thermometer with the Arduino Pro mini board. (yes, you can use any other Arduino boad) .You will be able to change the current date and time with Set-Up-Down buttons. The "down" button can also be used to turn on/off the scree...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 03:54:50 PST
Voice-Controlled Clock with Arduino (no WiFi, no PC) http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-Controlled-Clock-With-Arduino-no-WiFi-No-PC/
Voice-Controlled Clock with Arduino (no WiFi, no PC) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/53I0/IW6PPXPB/FNR53I0IW6PPXPB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/53I0/IW6PPXPB/FNR53I0IW6PPXPB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/53I0/IW6PPXPB/FNR53I0IW6PPXPB.SMALL.jpg GeraldF6 This Instructable explains how to build a voice-controlled alarm clock/timer by connecting a real-time shield and a MOVI Speech Dialog Shield to an Arduino. See the video above for the result! The voice control does not require an Internet connection and can be configured to other commands than the ...
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 18:17:49 PST
3Dprinted Lunar Phase Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/3Dprinted-Lunar-Phase-Clock/
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 12:03:24 PST
Square Infinity Mirror Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Square-Infinity-Mirror-Clock/
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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 11:20:21 PST
Arduino Nixie Tube Clock - Version 1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nixie-Tube-Clock-Version-10/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 19:51:40 PST
A Steampunk Orrery-Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Steampunk-Orrery-Clock/
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Fri, 25 Nov 2016 03:39:16 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
funTime http://www.instructables.com/id/FunTime/
funTime - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/FC49/IVO3SG46/FIZFC49IVO3SG46.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/FC49/IVO3SG46/FIZFC49IVO3SG46.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/FC49/IVO3SG46/FIZFC49IVO3SG46.SMALL.jpg ExploreEmbedded FunTime is a simple DIY clock kit, that doubles up as automatic night lamp. There are numerous very good clock kits and projects out there. When I started to build this, I wanted to make one which I could use it in my home! Hence the design is simple yet cool. While building this kit we learn about ...
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Tue, 22 Nov 2016 23:41:29 PST
Led Matrix auto Brighteness Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-LED-Matrixthat-I-Use-As-a-Clock/
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Thu, 13 Oct 2016 07:48:13 PDT
Word Clock Italian http://www.instructables.com/id/Word-Clock-Italian/
Word Clock Italian - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/B6CU/IVHQHN7P/F9AB6CUIVHQHN7P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/B6CU/IVHQHN7P/F9AB6CUIVHQHN7P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/B6CU/IVHQHN7P/F9AB6CUIVHQHN7P.SMALL.jpg tittiamo68 La mia passione per gli orologi Arduino, mi ha portato a fare un " Word Clock ", dal momento che vivo in Italia, ho fatto parlare in italiano .Per la realizzazione del progetto, mi sono ispirato a un tutorial Nitrohawk " Word Clock Javelin ", ho fatto un paio di piccole modifiche ... e qui per te "W...
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 13:38:08 PST
Thermostat using inviot U1, an arduino compatible board http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermostat-Using-InvIoT-U1-an-Arduino-Compatible-B/
Thermostat using inviot U1, an arduino compatible board - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/8HAE/IVA4KQT1/FCM8HAEIVA4KQT1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/8HAE/IVA4KQT1/FCM8HAEIVA4KQT1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/8HAE/IVA4KQT1/FCM8HAEIVA4KQT1.SMALL.jpg InvIoT By using the .InvIoT U1 .and a 4 relay arduino compatible module, I build a thermostat for heat/AC. It works with or without forced air furnace (FAN).There is an RTC clock on the U1 board and the sketch has also the ability to set up 24 zones with different temperatures. Setting up, connect rel...
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Wed, 9 Nov 2016 17:07:17 PST