Instructables: exploring - technology - time http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:10:58 PST BLOX v1.01 WeatherBot 3000 http://www.instructables.com/id/WeatherBot-3000/
WeatherBot 3000 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/F4T4/IZ6BMDDL/FGZF4T4IZ6BMDDL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/F4T4/IZ6BMDDL/FGZF4T4IZ6BMDDL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/F4T4/IZ6BMDDL/FGZF4T4IZ6BMDDL.SMALL.jpg The Soldering Station OverviewThis project uses the Arduino MKR1000 to connect to the internet and get time and weather. You will need WiFi. It displays time and weather on the 8x8 led display. We use icons to display general weather such as sunny, cloudy, rainy, night and use special icons for special events. Special ...
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 10:08:07 PST
How to use Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ V1.2 For The First Time! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-Raspberry-Pi-3-Model-B-V12-for-the-Firs/
How to use Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ V1.2 For The First Time! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/PHNS/IYV9P29Y/FUIPHNSIYV9P29Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/PHNS/IYV9P29Y/FUIPHNSIYV9P29Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/PHNS/IYV9P29Y/FUIPHNSIYV9P29Y.SMALL.jpg Bay Yolal Today, I am going to show you that how to use Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ V1.2 for the first time! I could buy this board after two years, when Raspberry Pi 3 had been announced, sorry for me being so late, but I'm thankful to my statement that I just found enough money to buy that board. The problem is...
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Wed, 8 Feb 2017 13:24:53 PST
The Time Machine || An Awesome Clock Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Time-Machine-an-Awesome-Clock-Hack/
The Time Machine || An Awesome Clock Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/SA2E/IYNAUMXT/FCQSA2EIYNAUMXT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/SA2E/IYNAUMXT/FCQSA2EIYNAUMXT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/SA2E/IYNAUMXT/FCQSA2EIYNAUMXT.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech The time machine used to be considered science fiction..... But not anymore! I have found a way to hack a normal mechanical clock to fast forward and reverse time! Well, kind of. In this instructable, I will show you how to hack a clock to run up to 60x faster. This hack will also let you run the cl...
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Wed, 1 Feb 2017 14:31:22 PST
Acne Light Therapy Treatment Mask Power Fix (Part 2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Acne-Light-Therapy-Treatment-Mask-Power-Fix-Part-2/
Acne Light Therapy Treatment Mask Power Fix (Part 2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/SNNF/IYLZO4ON/FRZSNNFIYLZO4ON.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/SNNF/IYLZO4ON/FRZSNNFIYLZO4ON.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/SNNF/IYLZO4ON/FRZSNNFIYLZO4ON.SMALL.jpg SeanT24 In this second part of the project we will remove the micro-controller from the device and replace it with an ATtiny85. Where possible we will re-use device components. Circuit Diagram The pictures above represent the circuit we will create. This was originally worked out on a small breadboard. I...
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Tue, 31 Jan 2017 13:20:45 PST
Setting the DS3231 RTC (Real Time Clock) accurately, fast and automated using Java (+-1s) http://www.instructables.com/id/Setting-the-DS3231-RTC-Real-Time-Clock-Accurately-/
Setting the DS3231 RTC (Real Time Clock) accurately, fast and automated using Java (+-1s) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/L0J6/IYGFMHST/FA7L0J6IYGFMHST.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/L0J6/IYGFMHST/FA7L0J6IYGFMHST.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/L0J6/IYGFMHST/FA7L0J6IYGFMHST.SMALL.jpg LsHallo This Instructable is going to show you how to set the time on a DS3231 Real Time Clock using an Arduino and a small Java application that uses the serial connection of the Arduino.The basic logic of this program:1. The Arduino sends a serial request.2. The Java program looks what day/month/... the a...
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Sun, 29 Jan 2017 19:53:17 PST
7 Segment Clock With Alarm & Temperature http://www.instructables.com/id/7-Segment-Clock-With-Alarm-Temperature/
7 Segment Clock With Alarm & Temperature - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/JBFH/IYGFRN3V/F1RJBFHIYGFRN3V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/JBFH/IYGFRN3V/F1RJBFHIYGFRN3V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/JBFH/IYGFRN3V/F1RJBFHIYGFRN3V.SMALL.jpg samsungite Here is a simple 7 Segment clock which displays the time, the date and device temperature.It uses a DS3231 AT24C32 Memory Module For Arduino IIC Precision RTCArduino UnoTM1637 4 digits display (with centre colon : )Grounding pin 7 displays date & monthGrounding Pin 6 shows temperature Connecting t...
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Sun, 29 Jan 2017 08:22:49 PST
Korg Volca Beats Tutorial Bedienung Deutsch | Analoger Synthesizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Korg-Volca-Beats-Tutorial-Bedienung-Deutsch-Analog/
Korg Volca Beats Tutorial Bedienung Deutsch | Analoger Synthesizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/UQOP/IYAN5Y4E/FW1UQOPIYAN5Y4E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/UQOP/IYAN5Y4E/FW1UQOPIYAN5Y4E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/UQOP/IYAN5Y4E/FW1UQOPIYAN5Y4E.SMALL.jpg Ultimartinum Hier gibt es keine geschriebenen Anleitungen sonder Anleitungsvideos. Bilder sagen mehr als Worte.Ich vermittle aber trotzdem gerne mein Wissen. Schaut meine Videos an um den Analogen Synthesizer von Korg zu verstehen.Der Korg Volca Beats ist mehr als ein analoger Synthesizer. Er ist Groovebox, Rhyt...
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Tue, 24 Jan 2017 05:06:06 PST
Displaying Time on a LCD TFT screen with Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/Displaying-Time-on-a-LCD-TFT-Screen-With-Arduino-U/
Displaying Time on a LCD TFT screen with Arduino UNO - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/PNRX/IY4Q4SL3/FYXPNRXIY4Q4SL3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/PNRX/IY4Q4SL3/FYXPNRXIY4Q4SL3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/PNRX/IY4Q4SL3/FYXPNRXIY4Q4SL3.SMALL.jpg CreaTechWeb In this article, I will show you how to get the time on a LCD TFT screen with Arduino!Read this tutorial or watch the youtube video :) Project materials Arduino UNOClick here for the DealExtreme productlinkTFT 1.17 inch LCD screen (A000096 Arduino)Click here for the DealExtreme productlinkSome wi...
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Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:02:41 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
Time Lapse living picture frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-Lapse-Living-Picture-Frame/
Time Lapse living picture frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/61BI/IXLANHBN/FLY61BIIXLANHBN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/61BI/IXLANHBN/FLY61BIIXLANHBN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/61BI/IXLANHBN/FLY61BIIXLANHBN.SMALL.jpg AlanH87 Continuing with my time lapse theme, I wanted to create a way to display my time lapse video's without devoting to many resources to the activity. so i decided to disassemble an old 15" flat screen monitor and look at ways to hook up a Raspberry Pi (as i had two lying around looking for a use). Th...
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 09:34:11 PST
Ooznest / Ustepper motion time lapse / video rail http://www.instructables.com/id/Ooznest-Ustepper-Motion-Time-Lapse-Video-Rail/
Ooznest / Ustepper motion time lapse / video rail - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/OEFY/IXAQ18H7/FC8OEFYIXAQ18H7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/OEFY/IXAQ18H7/FC8OEFYIXAQ18H7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/OEFY/IXAQ18H7/FC8OEFYIXAQ18H7.SMALL.jpg AlanH87 some specs: the rail is 1100mm** long it has 880mm of free travel and can lift 2.3kg vertically (with the 114oz motor). it has an adjustable step increment of 0.5mm to 10mm in 0.5mm increments and a intervalometer capable of 1 second to 30 seconds in 250ms increments (i could allow a longer interva...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 05:46:29 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
Build your SPIFFS Temperature Logger & Led Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-SPIFFS-Temperature-Logger-Led-Clock/
Build your SPIFFS Temperature Logger & Led Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/7MOM/IX0PVOZJ/FFC7MOMIX0PVOZJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/7MOM/IX0PVOZJ/FFC7MOMIX0PVOZJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/7MOM/IX0PVOZJ/FFC7MOMIX0PVOZJ.SMALL.jpg Ajays152 Hi,Today i am showing you how to build a Offline Browser Temperature & Humidity Graph Viewer from SPIFFS Data.This Project saves Temp , Hum & Time from I2C DS3231 periodically to Spiffs Flash in three files. The files are later opened on web browser request and you see a chart.js Line Chart (See Ima...
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Sat, 24 Dec 2016 07:52:41 PST
How to Set Time and Date in Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Set-Time-and-Date-in-Raspberry-Pi/
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 05:32:57 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
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
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
Simple Arduino Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Arduino-Timer/
Simple Arduino Timer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/Y92K/IW6PJS0T/FD8Y92KIW6PJS0T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/Y92K/IW6PJS0T/FD8Y92KIW6PJS0T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/Y92K/IW6PJS0T/FD8Y92KIW6PJS0T.SMALL.jpg madnerd Need a timer to check how much times you spent on a task ?Or maybe you want to make a clock without a RTC module ?I didn't find a code to make one easily so I share mine.This is also a good test to check if your DFRobot LCD Keypad Shield works correctly and learn how to use it. First, we will upload...
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Fri, 2 Dec 2016 09:38:25 PST
Simple Rotating Timelapse Egg Timer Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Rotating-Timelapse-Egg-Timer-Hack/
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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 05:30:16 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
Raspberry Pi Surveillance Rover (Land Drone) http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Surveillance-Drone-Land/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 08:21:50 PST
Mountain Electrocardiography http://www.instructables.com/id/Mountain-Electrocardiography/
Mountain Electrocardiography - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/EK36/IUOI7VTY/F9TEK36IUOI7VTY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/EK36/IUOI7VTY/F9TEK36IUOI7VTY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/EK36/IUOI7VTY/F9TEK36IUOI7VTY.SMALL.jpg MAXianghan 2016/10 - MFA D+T - Mountain Electrocardiography - BY: MAXianghan给朕的江山号号脉 - 作者:马香涵。 Plan Your Design Sketch out the interaction you want to have. Draw out the mechanism behind it. Let Arduino Talks to Processing Make serial communications between Arduino and Processing. Sending data from Ardu...
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 09:24:00 PDT
Ooznest Arduino motion time lapse rail http://www.instructables.com/id/Ooznest-Arduino-Motion-Time-Lapse-Rail/
Ooznest Arduino motion time lapse rail - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/ENVY/IUOHR3MP/FPEENVYIUOHR3MP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/ENVY/IUOHR3MP/FPEENVYIUOHR3MP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/ENVY/IUOHR3MP/FPEENVYIUOHR3MP.SMALL.jpg AlanH87 Ok so this instructable follows on from my last instructable where i used a cheap rail from china as a proof of concept... I wasnt sure i could pull it off the first time... not sure enough to spend a lot on hardware. but given how successful my last time lapse rail was i decided to splash out on a ...
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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:01:28 PDT
Arduino - AT24C32 / DS1307 real time clock 7 SEGment display http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-AT24C32-DS1307-Real-Time-Clock-7-SEGment-D/
Arduino - AT24C32 / DS1307 real time clock 7 SEGment display - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/VV2V/IUKEMJA5/FDNVV2VIUKEMJA5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/VV2V/IUKEMJA5/FDNVV2VIUKEMJA5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/VV2V/IUKEMJA5/FDNVV2VIUKEMJA5.SMALL.jpg vandenbrande Hello world! Today i made a real time clock on a 4 digit display. The display i used is not really for clocks but it works, only the 2 dots are not in the right place, but you do not have to change anything in the code. You need a Library for this project. Follow the next step for the Schematic, Cod...
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 08:31:09 PDT
DIY Bed LEDs - Time and Motion Activated [Video tutorial] http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bed-LEDs-Time-and-Motion-Activated-Video-Tutor/
DIY Bed LEDs - Time and Motion Activated [Video tutorial] - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/WJZK/IU9UVFMR/FIDWJZKIU9UVFMR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/WJZK/IU9UVFMR/FIDWJZKIU9UVFMR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/WJZK/IU9UVFMR/FIDWJZKIU9UVFMR.SMALL.jpg Sverd Industries Today I'm showing you how to make your bed glow!This works by having a LED strip hidden under the frame of your bed. This will give off a pleasant glow illuminating your room from downwards and up.The lights are either activated by the time of day or when it detects motion. I've attached my code and...
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 07:07:29 PDT
Adding an RTC and OLED to ESP8266-01 http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-an-RTC-and-OLED-to-ESP8266-01/
Adding an RTC and OLED to ESP8266-01 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/1F6J/ITKJFATS/FMR1F6JITKJFATS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/1F6J/ITKJFATS/FMR1F6JITKJFATS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/1F6J/ITKJFATS/FMR1F6JITKJFATS.SMALL.jpg diy_bloke The ESP8266-01 only has a limited number of I/O pins (only 4). Fortunately these pins can be used for I2C communication, allowing us to add a hoist of other chips.I wanted to add an RTC to the ESP8266-01 and for testing purposes I did not want to always have to go to an ESP8266 generated webpage to...
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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 03:15:32 PDT
Arduino - BLUETOOTH & ANDROID airsoft TIME BOMB APP, Using HC-06 http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-BLUETOOTH-ANDROID-Airsoft-TIME-BOMB-APP-Us/
Arduino - BLUETOOTH & ANDROID airsoft TIME BOMB APP, Using HC-06 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/MGE4/ITKJEA5W/FGEMGE4ITKJEA5W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/MGE4/ITKJEA5W/FGEMGE4ITKJEA5W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/MGE4/ITKJEA5W/FGEMGE4ITKJEA5W.SMALL.jpg vandenbrande Hello world! Today i made a app for arduino to set off a airsoft time bomb with a timer using bluetooth. You can only go up to 99 seconds. Follow the next step for the schematic, code & Parts list.The source code for the app is available to! Just contact on this e-mail. contact@arduinosensors.nl S...
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 05:53:57 PDT
ESP8266 Wireless NTP Stratum1 Server http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-Wireless-NTP-Stratum1-Server/
ESP8266 Wireless NTP Stratum1 Server - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/RECH/IT655CLB/FTWRECHIT655CLB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/RECH/IT655CLB/FTWRECHIT655CLB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/RECH/IT655CLB/FTWRECHIT655CLB.SMALL.jpg Absolutelyautomation INTERNET CONNECTED DEVICES AND TIME SYNCHRONIZATIONlot of devices that are connected to the internet uses NTP protocol to synchronize internal clocks in a periodic way. Personal computers (PC) are the most common case. Those devices usually have an internal clock (RTC), but probably lost a second or...
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 12:36:37 PDT
Arduino - standalone atmega328p TIMER - TIME BOMB MOVIE PROP http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Standalone-Atmega328p-TIMER-TIME-BOMB-MOVI/
Arduino - standalone atmega328p TIMER - TIME BOMB MOVIE PROP - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/KIOM/IT1OFGSS/FRJKIOMIT1OFGSS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/KIOM/IT1OFGSS/FRJKIOMIT1OFGSS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/KIOM/IT1OFGSS/FRJKIOMIT1OFGSS.SMALL.jpg vandenbrande Hello world! Today i made a standalone arduino timer with a relay. We are going to build our own arduino with this tutorial. follow the next step for the schematic, code & Parts list! This instructable is somehow more advanced on the electronics side!AT FIRST:We need to Burn the bootloader if there ...
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 14:31:53 PDT
Time Lapse Build - Long Term / Waterproof http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-Lapse-Build-Long-Term-Waterproof/
Time Lapse Build - Long Term / Waterproof - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/N8XU/IRXTOD5W/FQTN8XUIRXTOD5W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/N8XU/IRXTOD5W/FQTN8XUIRXTOD5W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/N8XU/IRXTOD5W/FQTN8XUIRXTOD5W.SMALL.jpg stuartcameron UPDATE 2 (23/9/16)After installing the camera we decided to check on it a few days later just to make sure everything was working correctly. This is where we encountered another problem, the second image the intervalometer took was out of focus resulting in the rest of the images being out of focus....
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:58:45 PDT
The Atomium Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Atomium-Nixie-Clock/
The Atomium Nixie Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/KUWR/IRO1H68E/FLUKUWRIRO1H68E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/KUWR/IRO1H68E/FLUKUWRIRO1H68E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/KUWR/IRO1H68E/FLUKUWRIRO1H68E.SMALL.jpg Roddy Scott If you have ever been to Belgium and visited Brussels one of the attractions there is the Atomium.This was built for the Expo 1958 Brussels World Trade Fair and was designed by Andre Waterkeyn. Originally constructed in Aluminium it has since been renovated in 2005 and is now Stainless Steel. It sta...
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 00:33:40 PDT
Real Time Clock Using DS3231 http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-Time-Clock-Using-DS3231/
Real Time Clock Using DS3231 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F62/OTEL/IRHV45Y9/F62OTELIRHV45Y9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F62/OTEL/IRHV45Y9/F62OTELIRHV45Y9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F62/OTEL/IRHV45Y9/F62OTELIRHV45Y9.SMALL.jpg Ajyhooda I have RTC chip- DS3231 is extremely hard using the arduino. Just setting the time is pretty complex, not mentioning the code. Therefore I have found a great and easy to use library which really enhances the use of the DS3231 chip. Connections: VCC - Arduino 5VGND - Arduino GND SCL - SCL or A5 ...
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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/
Arduino Nano: Show Date/Time from DS1307 Real Time Clock(RTC) on I2C 2 X 16 LCD Display with Visuino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F04/FH8I/IRHV3476/F04FH8IIRHV3476.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F04/FH8I/IRHV3476/F04FH8IIRHV3476.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F04/FH8I/IRHV3476/F04FH8IIRHV3476.SMALL.jpg BoianM DS1307 Real Time Clock are widely available low cost I2C RTC modules. They come with a clock and a small battery, and when connected to Arduino, can keep track of real time even when the Arduino board is not powered. I already wrote some Instructables with DS1307. Some of you have asked, how to disp...
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Fri, 5 Aug 2016 16:29:54 PDT
The Cheapest Smart Mirror! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Cheapest-Smart-Mirror/
The Cheapest Smart Mirror! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/9JRZ/IRC6RIA1/F0I9JRZIRC6RIA1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/9JRZ/IRC6RIA1/F0I9JRZIRC6RIA1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/9JRZ/IRC6RIA1/F0I9JRZIRC6RIA1.SMALL.jpg Nil Varu Introduction My name is Nil and I am fifteen years old. This is my first instructable, ever. I really do hope that you enjoy this and I would be really happy for you to give me any sort of feedback, whether that would be positive or negative. Thanks you for taking the time to read this and I hope it...
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 12:02:52 PDT
Day of The Week, Calendar, Time, Humidity & Temperature w Battery Saver http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Day-of-the-Week-Calendar-Time-Humidity-and/
Day of The Week, Calendar, Time, Humidity & Temperature w Battery Saver - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/ATUM/IR80ZFK3/FYZATUMIR80ZFK3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/ATUM/IR80ZFK3/FYZATUMIR80ZFK3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/ATUM/IR80ZFK3/FYZATUMIR80ZFK3.SMALL.jpg R Jordan Kreindler The power saving mode here is what sets this Instructable apart from other examples showing day of the week, month, day of the month, time, humidity, and temperature. It is this capability that allows this project to be run from a battery, without the requirement for a "wall wart".I had posted an ea...
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 07:30:59 PDT
Word Clock Using Arduino and RTC http://www.instructables.com/id/Word-Clock-Using-Arduino-and-RTC/
Word Clock Using Arduino and RTC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/AOZV/IR6IXDHL/FONAOZVIR6IXDHL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/AOZV/IR6IXDHL/FONAOZVIR6IXDHL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/AOZV/IR6IXDHL/FONAOZVIR6IXDHL.SMALL.jpg elexhack I decided to make a special gift for my girlfriend for her birthday. As we're both into electronics, it was quite a good idea to make something "electronicsy". Besides, we both have gifted each other this kind of self made gifts before, and it just feels awesome.So, I was just surfing YouTube and I ...
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Fri, 29 Jul 2016 09:42:46 PDT
Arduino Powered Sunrise Alarm Clock with Neopixels http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Powered-Sunrise-Alarm-Clock-With-Neopixels/
Arduino Powered Sunrise Alarm Clock with Neopixels - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/3DF2/IQTTE4F1/FA93DF2IQTTE4F1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/3DF2/IQTTE4F1/FA93DF2IQTTE4F1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/3DF2/IQTTE4F1/FA93DF2IQTTE4F1.SMALL.jpg LeeStephens I'm not a fan of getting up. I'm also often very tired in the mornings (and usually grumpy. But I digress.) I was doing some reading about how to get better sleep when I came across a guy who did some sleep experiments. Some were pretty wacky, but I liked the idea he mentioned about getting up at th...
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 13:29:15 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
Ultimaker Gopro Time-lapse Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimaker-Gopro-Time-lapse-Mount/
Ultimaker Gopro Time-lapse Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/11OX/IPR3I5YE/F3F11OXIPR3I5YE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/11OX/IPR3I5YE/F3F11OXIPR3I5YE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/11OX/IPR3I5YE/F3F11OXIPR3I5YE.SMALL.jpg Ivy B I’m a beginner in 3D printing so bear with me.At my work we have an Ultimaker 2 printer, which I used to print the Ultimaker Gopro Mount I designed. The Gopro mount is made for the Gopro 3 and 4 and can be used on the Ulitmaker 2 and 2+ and maybe the Ultimaker 2 Go as wel. (maybe for other printers ...
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 13:38:40 PDT
Time Sensor : Easiest way of Home Automation http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-Sensor-Easiest-Way-of-Home-Automation/
Time Sensor : Easiest way of Home Automation - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/0EKJ/IPE6K38B/FM00EKJIPE6K38B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/0EKJ/IPE6K38B/FM00EKJIPE6K38B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/0EKJ/IPE6K38B/FM00EKJIPE6K38B.SMALL.jpg Rahul - S My Friend is fond of keeping fish tank. He has a fish tank and some rare fishes too. But when he goes outside for function, party or a trip, it becomes hard to keep them. So he asked me to make something which can operate his Fish tank's Lights automatically. He need to turn ON lights at 7am and tu...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 22:05:34 PDT
Timelapse Photography with a DSLR Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Timelapse-Photography-With-a-DSLR/
Timelapse Photography with a DSLR Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/HAJX/IP5VVW3P/FWCHAJXIP5VVW3P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/HAJX/IP5VVW3P/FWCHAJXIP5VVW3P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/HAJX/IP5VVW3P/FWCHAJXIP5VVW3P.SMALL.jpg ash_doge This all started because I wanted to take a video of my 3D printer in action. I had set up my phone in a roll of tape so that I could capture video of my prints going through, and that was fine for the shorter prints, but I needed something better for the long 4+ hour prints that I've been trying t...
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 19:58:49 PDT
Spinning Kinetic Scupture SUPER FUN http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinning-Kinetic-Scupture-SUPER-FUN/
Spinning Kinetic Scupture SUPER FUN - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/AAX9/IOUBTKV4/FSPAAX9IOUBTKV4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/AAX9/IOUBTKV4/FSPAAX9IOUBTKV4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/AAX9/IOUBTKV4/FSPAAX9IOUBTKV4.SMALL.jpg rafma This is a fun kinetic sculpture that spins and looks super duper cool.Hope you enjoy this easy tutorial on how to make it! Draw the Blades The first thing you're going to have to do it draw the blades for each piece. There are 16 total. For our project we drew only one on the computer, flipped th...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 05:29:25 PDT
The Hand Propelled Magic Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Hand-Propelled-Magic-Maker/
The Hand Propelled Magic Maker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/ZTLT/IOT2XGTB/FZ4ZTLTIOT2XGTB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/ZTLT/IOT2XGTB/FZ4ZTLTIOT2XGTB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/ZTLT/IOT2XGTB/FZ4ZTLTIOT2XGTB.SMALL.jpg ratnrahma Make a super exciting hand propelled magic maker in just a few simple steps! Making your blades 1. Use some styrofoam poster paper to cut out your blades 2. Use a print out from the internet or your own design and trace it onto the poster paper (make sure that when they all come together they ma...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 12:46:45 PDT
PiLapseRails http://www.instructables.com/id/PiLapseRails/
PiLapseRails - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/8DZZ/IOOXLD5N/FX28DZZIOOXLD5N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/8DZZ/IOOXLD5N/FX28DZZIOOXLD5N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/8DZZ/IOOXLD5N/FX28DZZIOOXLD5N.SMALL.jpg Joosep A Raspberry Pi powered timelapse rig controlled through a web app on your phone. When looking into time lapse rails, i ran across David Hunt’s post on building a DIY version using raspberry PI. The article was quite nice with a lot of information on the hardware… i however did not want to buy an ex...
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Fri, 27 May 2016 10:23:35 PDT
Arduino - Time BOMB Airsoft using the KYX 5461AS 4 digit 7 segment Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Time-BOMB-Airsoft-Using-the-KYX-5461AS-4-D/
Arduino - Time BOMB Airsoft using the KYX 5461AS 4 digit 7 segment Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/6VVA/IOOM2QBZ/FW96VVAIOOM2QBZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/6VVA/IOOM2QBZ/FW96VVAIOOM2QBZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/6VVA/IOOM2QBZ/FW96VVAIOOM2QBZ.SMALL.jpg vandenbrande Hello world! Today i made a simple time bomb with a 4 digit 7 segment Display (product number:KYX 5461AS). It is very simple and again can be used for multiple things of course! You trigger it with a button, it will reset automatically using watchog. avr/wdt.h library. Follow the next step for the ...
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Thu, 26 May 2016 18:47:08 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
TIE FIGHTER Model SLICER HRZ004 http://www.instructables.com/id/TIE-FIGHTER-Model-SLICER-HRZ004/
TIE FIGHTER Model SLICER HRZ004 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/8BXV/IQFCEB6V/FT78BXVIQFCEB6V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/8BXV/IQFCEB6V/FT78BXVIQFCEB6V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/8BXV/IQFCEB6V/FT78BXVIQFCEB6V.SMALL.jpg joehan Moved to http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:1591340
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Sat, 21 May 2016 13:05:21 PDT
ESP8266 Desktop Clock (WiFi Synchronised!) http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-Desktop-Clock-WiFi-Synchronised/
ESP8266 Desktop Clock (WiFi Synchronised!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/35WB/IOAAVZAD/FBP35WBIOAAVZAD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/35WB/IOAAVZAD/FBP35WBIOAAVZAD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/35WB/IOAAVZAD/FBP35WBIOAAVZAD.SMALL.jpg DangerousTim The ESP8266 is a awesome chip; with integrated WiFi, 80MHz clock speed, total 160kb RAM, 512kb of flash memory, and a ton of other features, it makes a regular Arduino look like a joke. The project shown in this Instructable is based solely on the ESP8266-01 module, unlike several other projects on ...
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Mon, 16 May 2016 00:38:14 PDT
The Stopped Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Stopped-Clock/
The Stopped Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/8CF5/INUV0SA0/FD78CF5INUV0SA0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/8CF5/INUV0SA0/FD78CF5INUV0SA0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/8CF5/INUV0SA0/FD78CF5INUV0SA0.SMALL.jpg jsrojas1 This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com)Since their invention, clocks have been in constant motion, a perpetual ticking and tocking of timekeeping. Have you ever asked yourself: "why must they al...
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Thu, 5 May 2016 17:23:34 PDT
Coffee Time! Brew Clock - 3D Printed http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Time-Brew-Clock-3D-Printed/
Coffee Time! Brew Clock - 3D Printed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/XRR1/INKJN65H/FXVXRR1INKJN65H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/XRR1/INKJN65H/FXVXRR1INKJN65H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/XRR1/INKJN65H/FXVXRR1INKJN65H.SMALL.jpg dbean13 Thanks for showing interest in my project by clicking and viewing. Over the past few months, I have wanted to come up with a project that I could release completely to the crowd sharing community just to share an idea with the world. So here it goes...This brew time clock was designed to show peopl...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 06:12:25 PDT