Instructables: exploring - technology - Clock http://www.instructables.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:03:03 PDT BLOX v1.01 Infinity Mirror Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-Mirror-Clock/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:36:18 PDT
Shop-style wall clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Shop-style-wall-clock/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:03:19 PDT
LED Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-60-LED-Neopixel-Clock/
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 00:51:27 PDT
Automatic Irrigation System http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Irrigation-System-21/
Automatic Irrigation System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/G4XC/HWNUHKHY/FGTG4XCHWNUHKHY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/G4XC/HWNUHKHY/FGTG4XCHWNUHKHY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/G4XC/HWNUHKHY/FGTG4XCHWNUHKHY.SMALL.jpg DrNicker This is an in-depth tutorial on how i created an auto-irrigation system for a garden using the Texas Instrument Tiva family microcontroller. There are a handful of examples online about irrigation systems but I really wanted something that could take advantage of a handful of sensor options. The m...
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 18:17:31 PDT
2cm height 7 Segments 6 Digits AVR Clock with 4 digits thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/7-Segments-6-Digits-AVR-Clock-056-Segment/
2cm height 7 Segments 6 Digits AVR Clock with 4 digits thermometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/C8K5/HWII21WQ/FIBC8K5HWII21WQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/C8K5/HWII21WQ/FIBC8K5HWII21WQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/C8K5/HWII21WQ/FIBC8K5HWII21WQ.SMALL.jpg arick This project is explaining how to create yourself a 6 digits 7 segments clock with AVR microcontroller Prepare the parts for this project We need to prepare a parts for this project,6x 7 Segments Common Anode6x PNP transistors for driver, I used 2N39066x 1K 1/WW resistors1x Module ATMEGA1281x NTC...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 19:11:20 PDT
Arduino Real Time Clock (DS1307) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Real-Time-Clock-DS1307/
Arduino Real Time Clock (DS1307) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/98E7/HW4OTWGM/FY798E7HW4OTWGM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/98E7/HW4OTWGM/FY798E7HW4OTWGM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/98E7/HW4OTWGM/FY798E7HW4OTWGM.SMALL.jpg Naren_Murali This time I will be showing you how to make a module for letting the Arduino find out the time. Although there are many tutorials for the Real Time Clock module I wanted to make my version of this module entirely focused on the step by step soldering. The Instructable will also try to include as muc...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 14:50:52 PDT
Instructables Robot Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-Robot-Clock/
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 07:44:43 PDT
How to turn a laptop into an alarm clock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-a-laptop-into-an-alarm-clock/
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 09:48:53 PDT
Make a digital "meow" from analog clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-digital-meow-from-analog-clock/
Make a digital "meow" from analog clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/HO08/HVV0ORUR/FX8HO08HVV0ORUR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/HO08/HVV0ORUR/FX8HO08HVV0ORUR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/HO08/HVV0ORUR/FX8HO08HVV0ORUR.SMALL.jpg prazors Is your analog clock just not doing enough stuff? Want to do digital things with an analog clock?This tutorial will show you how to make a Kit Cat Clock play a “meow” sound clip, at precise time intervals, using the Atmega 328P-PU via the Arduino Uno development board. In my example, the meow will o...
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Sat, 31 May 2014 11:52:20 PDT
Lunar Phase Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Lunar-Phase-Clock/
Lunar Phase Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/QQ3G/HVTWFAVE/FX4QQ3GHVTWFAVE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/QQ3G/HVTWFAVE/FX4QQ3GHVTWFAVE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/QQ3G/HVTWFAVE/FX4QQ3GHVTWFAVE.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 In this Instructable we will be building a dynamic lunar lamp with the Raspberry Pi. With your very own lunar clock you'll always know the current phase of the moon, no matter the weather! History and Theory Budding astronomer? Recently bitten by a werewolf? Whatever your lunar-phase-knowing ...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 13:51:30 PDT
Meeting Cost Counter http://www.instructables.com/id/Meeting-Debt-Clock/
Meeting Cost Counter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/3QKK/HVPVTAWC/F9B3QKKHVPVTAWC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/3QKK/HVPVTAWC/F9B3QKKHVPVTAWC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/3QKK/HVPVTAWC/F9B3QKKHVPVTAWC.SMALL.jpg rjkorn I had this idea to see what meetings really cost. It came to me when we were integrating a new timeclock system at work. Since the time clock has your hourly pay rate why not have one where you punch in at every meeting and a debt counter starts counting up at the rate your being paid for being th...
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Tue, 27 May 2014 20:35:36 PDT
How To Program A Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Program-A-Clock/
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Sun, 18 May 2014 15:31:55 PDT
Wall Clock with Atmel Microcontroller http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Clock-with-Atmel-Microcontroller/
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Sun, 11 May 2014 10:03:05 PDT
Bamboo digital clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Bamboo-digital-clock/
Bamboo digital clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/NUVD/HV1KR9NT/FLZNUVDHV1KR9NT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/NUVD/HV1KR9NT/FLZNUVDHV1KR9NT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/NUVD/HV1KR9NT/FLZNUVDHV1KR9NT.SMALL.jpg MacManus88 You need following parts for this beautiful clock:- Arudino Mini Pro- digital RGB LED-Stripe (1m, 60 LEDs)- Bamboo pizza plate (32cm circumference)- RealTimeClock Module for Arduino- 3,3v Voltage regulator (for the RTC module)Just stick the LED-Stripe around the pizza plate and connect the RTC and t...
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Sat, 10 May 2014 10:26:58 PDT
Rainbow Ring Wall Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Ring-Wall-Clock/
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Sun, 4 May 2014 08:42:25 PDT
App Inventor 2 Simple clock/timer tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/App-Inventor-2-Simple-timer-tutorial/
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Sun, 4 May 2014 05:36:22 PDT
Bacon Alarm Clock - Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Bacon-Alarm-Clock-Arduino/
Bacon Alarm Clock - Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/TNBM/HUMS9EZA/F43TNBMHUMS9EZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/TNBM/HUMS9EZA/F43TNBMHUMS9EZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/TNBM/HUMS9EZA/F43TNBMHUMS9EZA.SMALL.jpg llopez2005 This is a project I came up with that was inspired by my love for bacon! This is an alarm clock that is designed to wake you up with the smell of bacon. With the help of an arduino the alarm clock will already have the bacon aroma filling the room to wake you up before the alarm, or it will make...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 10:43:24 PDT
Flower power clock or one dirty time peice http://www.instructables.com/id/Flower-power-clock-or-one-dirty-time-peice/
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 20:09:10 PDT
Acrylic Skeleton Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-Skeleton-Clock/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:19:35 PDT
Big Digit Backwards counting bluetooth Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Digit-Backwards-counting-bluetooth-Clock/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:34:08 PDT
Charliexplexed LED Clock - Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Charliexplexed-LED-Clock-Arduino/
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:26:30 PDT
The Moon Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Moon-Machine/
The Moon Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/FIMT/HU0GU8E7/F5IFIMTHU0GU8E7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/FIMT/HU0GU8E7/F5IFIMTHU0GU8E7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/FIMT/HU0GU8E7/F5IFIMTHU0GU8E7.SMALL.jpg Testudinidae UPDATE ( 17-04-2014 )  Thank you all for the very nice comments. They really mean a lot! I've attached the file I used to laser cut the parts in a couple of different file formats, so you should be able to open at least one of them. Some of the parts are redundant because I changed the design a ...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 08:51:49 PDT
Arduino Internet Time Client http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Internet-Time-Client/
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 10:09:58 PDT
Wake Up Light 10+ Watt LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Wake-Up-Light-10-Watt-LED/
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 17:01:53 PDT
Temp, Humid and Time + Date on OLED Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Temp-Humid-and-Time-Date-on-OLED-Display/
Temp, Humid and Time + Date on OLED Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/WJO4/HTIWJCQB/FSCWJO4HTIWJCQB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/WJO4/HTIWJCQB/FSCWJO4HTIWJCQB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/WJO4/HTIWJCQB/FSCWJO4HTIWJCQB.SMALL.jpg jedhodson This is a nice little project that shows the Time, Date, Temperature and Humidity onto a OLED Module. Would work good as a little bed side clock so you know how chilly it is before you get up. Step 1: Parts you need You will need the following parts to construct this project;- Arduino Uno or simi...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 02:20:36 PDT
Master Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Master-Clock/
Master Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/TTOS/HTHKFQY7/FYNTTOSHTHKFQY7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/TTOS/HTHKFQY7/FYNTTOSHTHKFQY7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/TTOS/HTHKFQY7/FYNTTOSHTHKFQY7.SMALL.jpg jedhodson This is a project for anyone that wants a nice big clock that's viewable from 12 meters away or up close. You can make it as big as you want. It also incorporates a built in alarm clock that can be used as an event handler, say for a automated watering system for a garden or to remind you about th...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 02:45:15 PDT
Giant Two-Digit Countdown Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Two-Digit-Countdown-Clock/
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 21:34:58 PDT
Nixie bargraph clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Nixie-bargraph-clock/
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 11:51:14 PDT
The Extension of DIY Clock :Electronic Calender of Pen Holder Shape http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Extension-of-DIY-Clock-Electronic-Calender-of-/
The Extension of DIY Clock :Electronic Calender of Pen Holder Shape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/KIDN/HT9AWV9T/FI9KIDNHT9AWV9T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/KIDN/HT9AWV9T/FI9KIDNHT9AWV9T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/KIDN/HT9AWV9T/FI9KIDNHT9AWV9T.SMALL.jpg ICStation Today ICStation Team introduce you the amazing calendar. You may say there is nothing special from the front of the picture.But this calendar can display apart from year, month, day, week, hour, minute, second and also the real temperature.And I still think the information is not enough, so I add th...
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 23:44:12 PDT
Soda Powered Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Soda-Powered-Light/
Soda Powered Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/GS04/HT558Z3Q/F06GS04HT558Z3Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/GS04/HT558Z3Q/F06GS04HT558Z3Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/GS04/HT558Z3Q/F06GS04HT558Z3Q.SMALL.jpg zposner A little history on the soda light I wanted to make the clock run on grass, so I tried it, and it worked, but it was dim and only lasted for about a minute. So i tried other stuff, that worked but it was expensive fruit, and for that price you could by a small battery. Later in the week we had a...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 17:20:10 PDT
Arduino based clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-based-clock/
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 14:21:27 PDT
One component radio clock time transmitter http://www.instructables.com/id/WWVB-radio-time-signal-generator-for-ATTINY45-or-A/
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Thu, 20 Mar 2014 07:30:12 PDT
Method and apparatus for mass-synchronizing clocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Method-and-apparatus-for-mass-synchronizing-clocks/
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Sun, 16 Mar 2014 11:21:07 PDT
Optical Illusion LED Time Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Optical-Illusion-LED-Time-Table/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/46Y4/HSG26U8A/F5U46Y4HSG26U8A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/46Y4/HSG26U8A/F5U46Y4HSG26U8A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/46Y4/HSG26U8A/F5U46Y4HSG26U8A.SMALL.jpg NelsonStudios Bend time to your will with this fun illuminated clock table!  The diffuser creates an illusion where time itself seems to twist and churn as you look at it.  The LED ring makes it look as if there is a laser pyramid rising from the table top... except that when you reach for it it flips around and ...
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 08:49:19 PST
vintage style nixie wall clock http://www.instructables.com/id/vintage-style-nixie-wall-clock/
vintage style nixie wall clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/PXSK/HS8FUY0S/F8SPXSKHS8FUY0S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/PXSK/HS8FUY0S/F8SPXSKHS8FUY0S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/PXSK/HS8FUY0S/F8SPXSKHS8FUY0S.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi After the success of my first nixie clock made out from a rosewood block, I decided to lose no time and to carry on with the next one. As some of you guys already know, or imagine, lately I'm indeed a little bit addicted to nixie-mania. I've bought many nixie tubes on eBay, and I experienced in elec...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 13:36:13 PST
Grandfather Clock Media Center http://www.instructables.com/id/Grandfather-Clock-Media-Center/
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 11:00:21 PST
Digital Clock by Learning Sequential Logic Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Clock-Sequential-Logic-Design/
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 10:59:18 PST
True Atmega Standalone, Running without crystal oscillator (Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmega-Standalone-Running-without-crystal-oscillat/
True Atmega Standalone, Running without crystal oscillator (Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/3TBJ/HRPBNLRZ/F7W3TBJHRPBNLRZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/3TBJ/HRPBNLRZ/F7W3TBJHRPBNLRZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/3TBJ/HRPBNLRZ/F7W3TBJHRPBNLRZ.SMALL.jpg AlistairM I recently ordered a bunch of Atmel Atmega chips, 328 to be precise and as soon as i got them i realised i was lacking some very important components to make these chips function. The 16mhz crystal and the two 22pf capacitors to accompany it. From previous knowledge of the Atmel chips i knew some of...
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 12:24:29 PST
DIY ClockBlock (a multipurpose rechargeable timepiece) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-ClockBlock-a-multipurpose-rechargeable-timepie/
DIY ClockBlock (a multipurpose rechargeable timepiece) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/P7IQ/HRKR3FAK/F2MP7IQHRKR3FAK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/P7IQ/HRKR3FAK/F2MP7IQHRKR3FAK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/P7IQ/HRKR3FAK/F2MP7IQHRKR3FAK.SMALL.jpg abhishek7xavier From quite a long time,I always wanted to build a clock for myself. Here in this DIY,i present a multipurpose clock that can be recharged again. The clock serves the basic features like date, time and alarm features along with the basic thermometer features. The clock also has other features like a...
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 02:07:46 PST
DIY Wired Motion Detector Doorbell http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wired-Motion-Detector-Doorbell/
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 17:37:52 PST
Computer Media Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Media-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/A3VO/HREI6UVH/F6ZA3VOHREI6UVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/A3VO/HREI6UVH/F6ZA3VOHREI6UVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/A3VO/HREI6UVH/F6ZA3VOHREI6UVH.SMALL.jpg brookens One of the Computer Media Clocks that I made for a friend. If you think that you are a computer geek wiz, see how many of the media types that you can name.
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 13:32:52 PST
Single digit numitron clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-digit-numitron-clock/
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 07:24:17 PST
WeggUp - A sleeping cycle and light alarm clock http://www.instructables.com/id/WeggUp-A-sleeping-cycle-and-light-alarm-clocke/
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 13:08:05 PST
Batman Wall Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-Wall-Clock/
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Sun, 26 Jan 2014 12:37:47 PST
In your own time! http://www.instructables.com/id/In-your-own-time/
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Sun, 26 Jan 2014 05:30:42 PST
KlockFun: Cuckoo Alarm Clock from Hard Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/KlockFun-Cuckoo-Alarm-Clock-from-Hard-Drive/
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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 19:58:15 PST
simple user-adjustable DIY Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-user-adjustable-DIY-Nixie-Clock/
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 10:29:17 PST
Vibrating Timekeeper http://www.instructables.com/id/Vibrating-Timekeeper/
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 00:14:57 PST
Cords Wall Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Cords-Wall-Clock/
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Tue, 31 Dec 2013 11:20:51 PST
Old instrument cluster USB clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-instrument-cluster-USB-clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/WU5L/HPRIB5GF/F7ZWU5LHPRIB5GF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/WU5L/HPRIB5GF/F7ZWU5LHPRIB5GF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/WU5L/HPRIB5GF/F7ZWU5LHPRIB5GF.SMALL.jpg Benas Here is a clock made from an old instrument cluster (1992 Seat Toledo). Since it was a on and off project I don't have the step by step instructions with pictures. But the idea is pretty straight forward Since the cluster was "as is" had to fiddle around to test if it does work at all. For some re...
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 12:16:18 PST