Instructables: exploring - technology - Clock http://www.instructables.com Wed, 28 Sep 2016 08:47:05 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to make an alarm clock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Alarm-Clock/
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 19:52:10 PDT
LED World Map/Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-World-MapClock/
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 17:06:53 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
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
How to make a clock with batch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-clock-with-batch/
How to make a clock with batch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/1XXB/ISCC3D2I/F531XXBISCC3D2I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/1XXB/ISCC3D2I/F531XXBISCC3D2I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/1XXB/ISCC3D2I/F531XXBISCC3D2I.SMALL.jpg ismartroman Have you ever wondered if you can make a working clock with batch?!If you have, then read this article! Setting it up Download a code writing software like notepadd++, which you can download here.Or, just use notepad(Which is a built in writing software in windows devices). Writing the code Th...
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Sun, 4 Sep 2016 12:58:25 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
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
CLOCK FROM OLD CD http://www.instructables.com/id/CLOCK-FROM-OLD-CD/
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 10:58:53 PDT
The Pillars of Time - A Steampunk Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pillars-of-Time-a-Steampunk-Nixie-Clock/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:00:43 PDT
Automated Plant Watering System http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Plant-Watering-System/
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 14:36:46 PDT
Quick Clock Face design in ArtCAM http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Clock-Face-Design-in-ArtCAM/
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Fri, 12 Aug 2016 08:07:30 PDT
Quick setup guide for DS3231 Alarm/Timer function http://www.instructables.com/id/Setup-for-DS3231-AlarmTimer-Function/
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 08:23:32 PDT
YAWC - Yet Another Word Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/YAWC-Yet-Another-Word-Clock/
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 04:55:50 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
Ds1307 RTC Module for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Ds1307-RTC-Module-for-Arduino/
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Sun, 7 Aug 2016 11:23:42 PDT
Real Time Clock Using DS3231 http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-Time-Clock-Using-DS3231/
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Sat, 6 Aug 2016 06:47:32 PDT
Arduino Nano: Show Date/Time From DS1307 Real Time Clock(RTC) on I2C 2 X 16 LCD Display With Visuino http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nano-Show-DateTime-From-DS1307-Real-Time-C/
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Fri, 5 Aug 2016 16:29:54 PDT
MAX7219_Timer/Clock with no external hardware http://www.instructables.com/id/MAX7219TIMER/
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 10:21:49 PDT
Word Clock Using Arduino and RTC http://www.instructables.com/id/Word-Clock-Using-Arduino-and-RTC/
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Fri, 29 Jul 2016 09:42:46 PDT
ArduIoT U1 Water Irrigation. Arduino Compatible http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduIoT-U1-4-Zone-Water-Irrigation/
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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 15:16:08 PDT
Alarm Clock and Temperature with arduIoT U1 (arduino compatible) http://www.instructables.com/id/Alarm-Clock-and-Temperature-With-ArduIoT-U1-arduin/
Alarm Clock and Temperature with arduIoT U1 (arduino compatible) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/86A9/IQYSXFKV/FIT86A9IQYSXFKV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/86A9/IQYSXFKV/FIT86A9IQYSXFKV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/86A9/IQYSXFKV/FIT86A9IQYSXFKV.SMALL.jpg arduIoT com A arduino alarm clock with U1 board from arduIoT.comAll the hardware you need is on the board, like Buzzer, RTC clock DS3231, rotary encoder, LCD, RGB led, and moreBy editing the example included in the arduIoT library, you can change the format from 24 hour to 12 hour and the temperature from C to ...
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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:48:35 PDT
Arduino Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Alarm-Clock-2/
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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 14:17:46 PDT
A Weird Arduino Powered Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Weird-Arduino-Powered-Clock/
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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 15:37:37 PDT
Weather Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Weather-Clock/
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 08:02:23 PDT
Clock-Calender using DS3231+GLCD+Atmega32 http://www.instructables.com/id/Clock-Calender-Using-DS3231GLCDAtmega32/
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Sat, 9 Jul 2016 03:33:38 PDT
IN-14 Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/IN-14-Nixie-Clock/
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Mon, 4 Jul 2016 10:52:46 PDT
WiFi atomic binary clock with ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/WiFi-Atomic-Binary-Clock-With-ESP8266/
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Sun, 3 Jul 2016 20:10:01 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
HackerBoxes 0008: Clockwork http://www.instructables.com/id/HackerBoxes-0008-Clockwork/
HackerBoxes 0008: Clockwork - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/EJOC/IPZMQ0TS/FVPEJOCIPZMQ0TS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/EJOC/IPZMQ0TS/FVPEJOCIPZMQ0TS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/EJOC/IPZMQ0TS/FVPEJOCIPZMQ0TS.SMALL.jpg HackerBoxes [cue theme music]Clockwork: This month, HackerBox Hackers are exploring time, clocks, and timekeeping. There is no time like the present. This Instructable contains information for working with HackerBoxes #0008. HackerBoxes is the monthly subscription box service for electronics hobbyi...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 07:52:42 PDT
Tri-Mode Digital Clock with ATtiny85 and RTC http://www.instructables.com/id/Tri-Mode-Digital-Clock-With-ATtiny85-and-RTC/
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 12:36:56 PDT
A clock with a lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Clock-With-a-Lamp/
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 08:37:06 PDT
DIY LED Pocket Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Pocket-Watch/
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 07:01:23 PDT
LIFETIMER http://www.instructables.com/id/LIFETIMER/
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 05:58:37 PDT
Sunrise Alarm LED Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Sunrise-Alarm-LED-Clock/
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 15:55:36 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/
Minimalistic Led Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F67/6KNV/IPH6X42I/F676KNVIPH6X42I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F67/6KNV/IPH6X42I/F676KNVIPH6X42I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F67/6KNV/IPH6X42I/F676KNVIPH6X42I.SMALL.jpg Laurens-Wuyts In this instructables, I will show you how to make a simple/minimalistic led clock.The clock shows 3 dots. One from the seconds (blue), one for the minutes (yellow) and one for the hours (red).Let's get started! Parts For this clock, you'll need several parts. These are:An arduino nano A 60 led r...
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 05:24:31 PDT
3D Printing a Chinese Character--同tong(同时simultaneously) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-a-Chinese-Character-同tong同时simultaneou/
3D Printing a Chinese Character--同tong(同时simultaneously) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/EHVF/IPH0G3IY/FNNEHVFIPH0G3IY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/EHVF/IPH0G3IY/FNNEHVFIPH0G3IY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/EHVF/IPH0G3IY/FNNEHVFIPH0G3IY.SMALL.gif datong This is a 3D printed domed dial, the center is the antarctic pole with a flag, around which are crisscross warp and weft, and also the rough skecthes of other continents. The weft is formed by concentric circles, and you can see a profile of Chinese character 同/ tong / at a aerial view. TONG in ...
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 22:29:47 PDT
Unpublished Binary Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Binary-Clock-in-LED-Display-of-7-Segments/
Unpublished Binary Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F09/W0FR/IP9RC4CY/F09W0FRIP9RC4CY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F09/W0FR/IP9RC4CY/F09W0FRIP9RC4CY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F09/W0FR/IP9RC4CY/F09W0FRIP9RC4CY.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
Real TIme clock using PIC18F452 http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-TIme-Clock-Using-PIC18F452/
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 00:07:53 PDT
Countdown Events Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Countdown-Events-Box/
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 10:01:07 PDT
Classroom Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Classroom-Clock/
Classroom Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/6SFG/IOVP7ABM/F4R6SFGIOVP7ABM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/6SFG/IOVP7ABM/F4R6SFGIOVP7ABM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/6SFG/IOVP7ABM/F4R6SFGIOVP7ABM.SMALL.jpg jdeboi The Classroom Clock is a DIY digital clock designed and optimized for teachers. When I began teaching, I found it very difficult to keep track of the rotating block schedule. Classroom Clock solves this problem, in addition to offering several other convenient features: An additional digit that ...
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 02:54:49 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/
Four Letter Word Clock with Akafugu Word Generator and Inspirational Phrases - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/8SEQ/IOVP7KBI/F5H8SEQIOVP7KBI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/8SEQ/IOVP7KBI/F5H8SEQIOVP7KBI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/8SEQ/IOVP7KBI/F5H8SEQIOVP7KBI.SMALL.jpg df99 This is my version of the Four Letter Word Clock, an idea that originated back in the 1970s. The clock displays a series of four-letter words that are generated from either a random word generator algorithm or from a database of related four-letter words.This version uses more modern 14-segment LED ...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 08:25:18 PDT
How to Make a Greeting Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Greeting-Clock/
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Fri, 27 May 2016 03:47:58 PDT
Multiple LED Display Module http://www.instructables.com/id/Multiple-LED-Display-Module/
Multiple LED Display Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/PKI7/IOO59NDZ/FW6PKI7IOO59NDZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/PKI7/IOO59NDZ/FW6PKI7IOO59NDZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/PKI7/IOO59NDZ/FW6PKI7IOO59NDZ.SMALL.jpg lagsilva Hello all,I like to work with LED displays with 7 segments or with dot matrix and I already did many different projects with them. Everytime they are interesting because there is some a kind of magic in how they can work because what you are seeing it is an optical illusion ! Displays have a lot of ...
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Thu, 26 May 2016 18:30:48 PDT
Timekeeping on ESP8266 & arduino uno WITHOUT an RTC (Real Time CLock)? http://www.instructables.com/id/TESTED-Timekeeping-on-ESP8266-Arduino-Uno-WITHOUT-/
Timekeeping on ESP8266 & arduino uno WITHOUT an RTC (Real Time CLock)? - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/INHS/IOEXX8WL/FFLINHSIOEXX8WL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/INHS/IOEXX8WL/FFLINHSIOEXX8WL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/INHS/IOEXX8WL/FFLINHSIOEXX8WL.SMALL.jpg Ruben Marc Speybrouck Like the title says, I have tested keeping track of time on my arduino uno and the ESP8266 / Wemos D1 boards(programmed with arduino) WITHOUT the use of libraries, internet or an RTC unit. A lot of great instructables here on the site tell you to use an RTC for time related projects. I wanted to tes...
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Sun, 22 May 2016 03:47:49 PDT
Desktop NeoPixel Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Desktop-NeoPixel-Clock/
Desktop NeoPixel Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/5VSF/IOEKNF49/FDM5VSFIOEKNF49.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/5VSF/IOEKNF49/FDM5VSFIOEKNF49.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/5VSF/IOEKNF49/FDM5VSFIOEKNF49.SMALL.gif joshua.brooks A couple of weeks ago, I noticed the hole in my monitor stand at work is almost exacly the same diameter as a ring of 24 NeoPixels that I had lying around. The back of the monitor faces several coworkers, so I decided to put the ring and another, smaller one to good use to make a functional clock us...
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Sat, 21 May 2016 17:42:42 PDT
Arduino countdown timer with setup buttons http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Countdown-Timer-With-Setup-Buttons/
Arduino countdown timer with setup buttons - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/DX6V/IOEKFG2X/FQQDX6VIOEKFG2X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/DX6V/IOEKFG2X/FQQDX6VIOEKFG2X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/DX6V/IOEKFG2X/FQQDX6VIOEKFG2X.SMALL.jpg Ardumotive_com In this Instructables guide I will show you how to make your own Arduino two digit countdown timer. I made my own circuit by using the ATmega328 micro controller but this is an optional step. In this guide I will help you to make it easily on breadboard by using the Arduino uno board!We will be able...
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Thu, 19 May 2016 11:43:19 PDT
2 $ digital clock http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Digital-Clock/
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Tue, 17 May 2016 06:27:39 PDT
LED ring clock with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Ring-Clock-With-Arduino/
LED ring clock with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/B8BB/IO8U2X7M/FPLB8BBIO8U2X7M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/B8BB/IO8U2X7M/FPLB8BBIO8U2X7M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/B8BB/IO8U2X7M/FPLB8BBIO8U2X7M.SMALL.jpg Gyalu1 Watching pchretien's Fibonacci clock last week, I decided to share my LED ring clock project.As you can see the time is represented on two WS2812 LED rings.In the outer ring there are 24 LEDs, it shows the hours from 0 to 24. The different colors don't have any meaning here, only help you to count t...
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Mon, 16 May 2016 07:22:04 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