Instructables: exploring - technology - Clock - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:44:07 PST BLOX v1.01 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
#1 Simple Digital Arduino 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/
Functional Weasley Clock (IOT Location Tracker) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/PUG8/IXGFOU9B/FDRPUG8IXGFOU9B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/PUG8/IXGFOU9B/FDRPUG8IXGFOU9B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/PUG8/IXGFOU9B/FDRPUG8IXGFOU9B.SMALL.jpg degrooty Christmas is approaching quickly, and now it's time to get on those gifts! For my Mom, an avid Harry Potter fan, I decided to create the ultimate fantasy paraphernalia item: A functional Weasley clock! For those readers who aren't as familiar with the series, this clock has a hand for each family me...
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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/
IoT Smart Alarm Clock [Open Source Project] - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/54KQ/IXGFIAAV/FRW54KQIXGFIAAV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/54KQ/IXGFIAAV/FRW54KQIXGFIAAV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/54KQ/IXGFIAAV/FRW54KQIXGFIAAV.SMALL.jpg fgebhart Welcome to the Smart Alarm Project!***check out the latest adafruit 3D-Hangouts, where we just got featured!***smart_alarm is an open-source project about building and programming a Internet of Things alarm clock. This instructable provides all information you need to build the smart alarm clock on ...
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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/
Upcycled Table Saw Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/7332/IXAQ0C5I/FZN7332IXAQ0C5I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/7332/IXAQ0C5I/FZN7332IXAQ0C5I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/7332/IXAQ0C5I/FZN7332IXAQ0C5I.SMALL.jpg Luan Retief This is an easy project that will inspire you to use everyday objects in a creative way to create an art piece.It is also great as a present or for keeping time in the workshop!It is a lot like the following two instructables, but I feel that using a blade with a large hole in the middle and leaving...
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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/
Make An LED Iluminated Hardwood Clock Photo Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/CCUO/IWWFTLX6/F3BCCUOIWWFTLX6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/CCUO/IWWFTLX6/F3BCCUOIWWFTLX6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/CCUO/IWWFTLX6/F3BCCUOIWWFTLX6.SMALL.jpg KamilG4 Welcome to my instructable! Today I would like to present you with a new concept of "Reverse Engraving" by showing you how I made this Illuminated Wooden Clock Photo Frame! Well, it's new to me and I haven't seen it used by anyone before so I had to come up with a name for it :)What I used:one of th...
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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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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/
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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/
Led Matrix auto Brighteness Alarm Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/SZ9M/IU5NJMM0/FJZSZ9MIU5NJMM0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/SZ9M/IU5NJMM0/FJZSZ9MIU5NJMM0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/SZ9M/IU5NJMM0/FJZSZ9MIU5NJMM0.SMALL.jpg supernoodle2014 16 days and eight hours ago I started this great project, a project filled with troubles and transistors. But through it all I learned things I didn't know before... Just kidding I had some sort of idea of what to do before I started. Before you start any adventure in electronics always do your rese...
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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
Geek Clock: FiBiNo Fibonacci Binary Arduino Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Geek-Clock-FiBiNo-Fibonacci-Binary-Arduino-Clock/
Geek Clock: FiBiNo Fibonacci Binary Arduino Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/UAB0/IVA4KP9O/FSVUAB0IVA4KP9O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/UAB0/IVA4KP9O/FSVUAB0IVA4KP9O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/UAB0/IVA4KP9O/FSVUAB0IVA4KP9O.SMALL.jpg tittiamo68 I am a "lover" of watches and, when I saw "The Fibonacci Clock", I wanted to make one.The "FiBiNo Clock" (Fibonacci Binary ArduiNo Clock) is a clock that displays the hours with Fibonacci method, while the minutes and the seconds with the Binary system and you have to be a geek to figure out what ti...
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Wed, 9 Nov 2016 16:30:25 PST
Multi-Mode Table Clock With Graphics LCD Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Mode-Table-Clock-With-Graphics-LCD-Screen/
Multi-Mode Table Clock With Graphics LCD Screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/QVYL/IV0BHE86/FJCQVYLIV0BHE86.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/QVYL/IV0BHE86/FJCQVYLIV0BHE86.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/QVYL/IV0BHE86/FJCQVYLIV0BHE86.SMALL.jpg hobbyman Some time ago I've designed a steampunk table clock I had also produced the electronics for it to generate steam engine sound effects, display some steampunk graphics etc. Recently I planned to design a more modern 3d printable case for the circuitry. Here is the case I've made, the circuitry and t...
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Tue, 8 Nov 2016 06:19:16 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...
By: Anirudh Ralhan

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Sat, 5 Nov 2016 03:37:03 PDT
Led Matrix Arduino Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Matrix-Arduino-Clock/
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Sat, 29 Oct 2016 11:27:08 PDT
IoT PiRadio/Alarm using Cayenne. http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-PiRadioAlarm-Using-Cayenne/
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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:07:05 PDT
Weather Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Weather-Clock/
Weather Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/HZX5/IUKEMNAV/FSZHZX5IUKEMNAV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/HZX5/IUKEMNAV/FSZHZX5IUKEMNAV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/HZX5/IUKEMNAV/FSZHZX5IUKEMNAV.SMALL.jpg tittiamo68 I make two premises : This is my first InstructableI'm an ignorant Italian who has not studied English at school, and that's why I asked for help to:https://translate.google.itStart with thank a few people who, through their work, have inspired me and helped me to "play" with Arduino / GenuinoMi...
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 08:02:23 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
Snoozebot: the Tired, Grumpy Robot (useless Machine) http://www.instructables.com/id/Snoozebot-the-Tired-Grumpy-Robot-useless-Machine/
Snoozebot: the Tired, Grumpy Robot (useless Machine) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/INST/IUHMTD67/FQ4INSTIUHMTD67.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/INST/IUHMTD67/FQ4INSTIUHMTD67.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/INST/IUHMTD67/FQ4INSTIUHMTD67.SMALL.jpg robotgeek_official Ever want to just stay in your warm bed on those cold, dreary autumn mornings? Now you can! With Snoozebot, you will be able to keep your alarm set, mitigating any guilt you might feel for hitting the snooze button on your alarm when it goes off! Just set up Snoozebot and it will hit the snooze butt...
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Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:11:28 PDT
Logical Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Logical-Clock/
Logical Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/TPLA/IVHQFPJX/FHRTPLAIVHQFPJX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/TPLA/IVHQFPJX/FHRTPLAIVHQFPJX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/TPLA/IVHQFPJX/FHRTPLAIVHQFPJX.SMALL.jpg Aditya Tripathi Ola! My name is Aditya Tripathi. This instructable, as the name suggests is based on logic. Logic is involved in both the cases i.e. in making this clock and also reading the time from this clock.Have you ever come across a situation in which you have a limited amount of LEDs and you want to make ...
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 11:23:23 PDT
Digital Clock and humidity/temperature display http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Clock-With-Many-Features/
Digital Clock and humidity/temperature display - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/8QOE/IU9US193/FOK8QOEIU9US193.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/8QOE/IU9US193/FOK8QOEIU9US193.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/8QOE/IU9US193/FOK8QOEIU9US193.SMALL.jpg pampam16 Well Hello there,This is my first attempt to do a DIY. I did this project during the summer and decided to share it with you guys. I hope you enjoy doing it as much as I did :)For this project I assume that you have some very basics in electronics ( like you know how to use a soldering iron and you ...
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 14:03:51 PDT
24hr Timer: coding for and applying to a circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/24hr-Timer-Coding-for-and-Applying-to-a-Circuit/
24hr Timer: coding for and applying to a circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/SQ7Q/IU5NBPBA/FT2SQ7QIU5NBPBA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/SQ7Q/IU5NBPBA/FT2SQ7QIU5NBPBA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/SQ7Q/IU5NBPBA/FT2SQ7QIU5NBPBA.SMALL.jpg DancingPope This is a school project we did to get to grips with programming chips, working with different boards and coding. In this project I will use Flowcode (the software we were given to make our program on) to programme a PIC and make an LCD display a clock that accurately counts seconds, minutes and hou...
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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 09:29:43 PDT
SMD Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/SMD-Nixie-Clock/
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Tue, 4 Oct 2016 21:12:32 PDT
Adding an RTC and OLED to ESP8266-01 http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-an-RTC-and-OLED-to-ESP8266-01/
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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 03:15:32 PDT
Accessories from old unused Hardware http://www.instructables.com/id/Accessories-From-Old-Unused-Hardware/
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Fri, 2 Sep 2016 10:51:18 PDT
Arduino Color LCD Message Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Color-LCD-Message-Clock/
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 20:49:29 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
LED World Map/Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-World-MapClock/
LED World Map/Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/FU1M/IT684U60/FMIFU1MIT684U60.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/FU1M/IT684U60/FMIFU1MIT684U60.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/FU1M/IT684U60/FMIFU1MIT684U60.SMALL.jpg Scenic Sauthoff A steel map, with wood backing, and led strip lighting that lights up on the map wherever it is Noon in the world.Materials Used:18 GA plate steel1" Box Tube (12-18 GA)CAD software and a printerScrap woodTorch (oxyacetylene)Plasma CutterMig WelderSpray PaintWS2812B LED strip lightArunio Uno plus acc...
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 17:06:53 PDT
The Pillars of Time - A Steampunk Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pillars-of-Time-a-Steampunk-Nixie-Clock/
The Pillars of Time - A Steampunk Nixie Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/6K1W/ISCAXYWB/FWO6K1WISCAXYWB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/6K1W/ISCAXYWB/FWO6K1WISCAXYWB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/6K1W/ISCAXYWB/FWO6K1WISCAXYWB.SMALL.jpg Leander Lavendel The Pillars of Time- A Steampunk Nixie Clock and my 10th Instructable ;)Made from pure Brass and Coppertubes. Things we need Many Brass Parts and Ornaments from Candleholder and Lamps 14 ( 12 ) Same Brass Tulips from CandleholdersWhite Leds or another Colouer you likePopplar Wood for the Case an...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:00:43 PDT