Instructables: exploring - technology - watch Thu, 2 Jul 2015 16:28:11 PDT BLOX v1.01 Pong Watch
Pong Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> Andrew Hannay Time for another retro project, this time a wearable - always on - Pong Watch. Inspired by the classic video game, Pong.Here is the video of it in action. Parts List Watch casing - Cheap 99p LED watch from eBay. This makes things a lot easier as I didn't fancy designin...
By: Andrew Hannay

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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 11:03:25 PDT
How to change your apple watch band
How to change your apple watch band - More DIY How To Projects]]> rudydew The Apple Watch is a must-have accessory for anyone who has an iPhone. And with the smart wearable device’s popularity still on the rise, people are finding more ways on how to match their Apple Watch with what they are wearing or what event they are going to. Now that people want the high-tech time...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 03:57:20 PDT
How to make a watch face with WatchMaker
How to make a watch face with WatchMaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> BrianB24 This how to will show you the BASICS of how to create a watch face using this app. Prerequisites Basic coding knowledge Basic placement knowledge Basic Knowledge of Photoshop (mainly how layers work) Android Phone (or tablet but android none the less) Android Wear WatchTools Required: Photo e...
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 16:34:37 PDT
HealthBand: A Remotely Monitored Health Status Bracelet
HealthBand: A Remotely Monitored Health Status Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> ASCAS HealthBand is an innovative solution for detecting and locating a person whose health in in grave danger. It's mostly designed as a remote rescue system for people who are at risk of having stroke, cardiac arrest and heart attack. HealthBand is a smartphone synced mobile health monitoring bracelet c...

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Sun, 24 May 2015 17:40:36 PDT
How To Open And Clean Your Old Mechanical Watch
How To Open And Clean Your Old Mechanical Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> PowerBot Hello, everyone !!! Today I'm going to show you how to clean your old watch. My watch is Orientex 17 jewels, its a classic, manual winding male watch.Follow the steps and be careful ! Open the watch Use screwdriver or sharp knive to open the watch, some watches have screws or screw like cap so yo...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 10:33:26 PDT
Apple II Watch
Apple II Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> Aleator777 CUPERTINO, California—September 9, 1984—Apple Computer Inc.® today unveiled Apple // watch™—its most personal device ever. Apple // watch introduces a revolutionary design and A BASIC USER INTERFACE created specifically for a smaller device. Apple // watch features A KNOB, an innovative way to SCROL...
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 11:53:43 PDT
cheap desktop led clock
cheap desktop led clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> Thorsten Singer just needed a desk-clock that fit's on the desk from my wife it should fit with the color, and hey of course it should be self made. Get a DIY Kit that you like I ordered a kit from they have a lot of nice clock's and they even get more from month to month. order here the clock with...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 10:05:50 PDT
EGG: The Futuristic Chronometer
EGG: The Futuristic Chronometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> funtogether The first question you may ask is, "Why 'EGG'?" Is it an acronym? No. Is the clock made out of egg shell? No, although that would be pretty amazing! I called this clock EGG simply because it had the round, flowing presence of an egg shell. After all, the greatest inventions have come from copy...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:04:08 PDT
DIY Game & Watch
DIY Game & Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> Andrew Hannay Back in the 80s when I was a kid, My parents bought me a Game and Watch game called Vermin. It was actually a TimeOut Exterminator. It was a really simple game with just left and right controls and the idea was to hit moles that were emerging from the ground. The screen consisted of pre drawn monoch...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 16:23:40 PDT
( Wrist-watch enabled) Home automation via Twitter
( Wrist-watch enabled) Home automation via Twitter - More DIY How To Projects]]> adhesh This is an Instructable to make a Twitter controlled Home Automation system for your house in less than 7$ (Rs.450). This tutorial includes setting up Python, Arduino as well as Twitter to build your very own Twitter controlled personal assistant. The main reason I built this is to turn on the AC an...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 21:54:26 PDT
Militarize Your G-shock Watch
Militarize Your G-shock Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> SaiP1 For this tutorial, I am going to teach you how to change your G-shock's module into a Military Red Eye Version. Some might say its as easy as putting a red plastic cover infront of the module, but that's not it. We want it clean and legit. We want to modify the look and make it a badass military sty...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:39:28 PST
The Nerd Watch
The Nerd Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> othermachine Hello! Welcome to another Other Machine project tutorial! I'm Sam DeRose, a former Other Machine Co. Summer Intern. I created the Nerd Watch last summer while working at OMC.The Nerd Watch displays the time in binary when the button is pushed. The watch shows the hour and minutes by flashing two LED...
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 13:54:17 PST
Make a watch!
Make a watch! - More DIY How To Projects]]> tparamo Make your own awesome Polymer Clay Watch! I came up with this idea as I sat looking at a mound of clay wondering what to make -_-I wanted something that would incorporate technology, be useful, and yet look cool like something never seen before that I would really enjoy for a birthday gift or someth...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 16:12:10 PST
3D printed wrist watch (which almost works)
3D printed wrist watch (which almost works) - More DIY How To Projects]]> Major Peel Here's a short instructable on how I made my 3D printed wristwatch. First off this instructable does require an analogue watch movement, I wish it was possible to print at a resolution which would allow awesome clock mechanisms such as this one to be printed at wrist watch size, but sadly it isn't.S...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 12:08:18 PST
Sundial Watch: The Original Smartwatch
Sundial Watch: The Original Smartwatch - More DIY How To Projects]]> gkapriel With all these newfangled smartwatches coming out, perhaps it’s time to get back to the basics. The sundial watch is the original smartwatch, with location specific design that utilizes the power of the sun to tell time. No batteries, no apps, no accelerometer, just classic design. Used for millenni...
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 10:49:18 PST
apple watch ( copy )
apple watch ( copy ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> saeed fazli what u need for apple watch : 1. an apple ( big one better to be red )2 .knife cut the up and down of the apple !! make a hole inside the apple like the picture !! be creative make analog or digital watch (( I didn't make it from my own idea I just seen it before )) h...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 13:29:17 PDT
Timex Battery Replacement
Timex Battery Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> RichsMethods Hello! This "Quick Tip" Tutorial shows how to replace a watch battery on a Timex Ironman Watch. This video should work for any Timex Ironman Digital watch (or other Timex watches).I suggest following along with the video as you replace the battery. Good luck and feel free to ask questions. I usually...
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 15:35:45 PDT
How To Change Watch Battery
How To Change Watch Battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> kaisertallakson Step 1 Unscrew all of the screws on the back of the watch. Step 2 Use something like a knife to pry open the back but be careful not to cut the seal. Step 3 Now just take out the battery then put the new one in. Then put the back on but make sure that the seal is placed right so it will be...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 18:02:17 PDT
DIY Denim Watch Strap
DIY Denim Watch Strap - More DIY How To Projects]]> MakeBreakHackRepeat I've seen so many great leather working projects on this site! However, I have absolutely no experience with leather working, and being a full time engineering student, I have never had the time to get into a new hobby. From what I've seen,leather working requires a few tools, none of which I have r...
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 23:25:38 PDT
It's about time! watch.
It's about time! watch. - More DIY How To Projects]]> wobbler In the beginning there was the universe but Time hadn't been invented- not enough time yet. Then the universe invented the first humans (Homo Originalis) but Time still hadn't been invented. However, evolution favoured those who didn't try walking around in the dark woods through the simple evolutio...
By: wobbler

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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:09:22 PDT
Awesome Wall Clock
Awesome Wall Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> diyboy1 This clock can be made in 5 minutes and looks absolutely awesome! The Only Step All you will need for this project is a wrist watch, a hard-disk platter, a hobby knife, and some pliers.Start by disassembling the watch. Break of the little knob on the side of the watch used for setting the time. T...
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 01:34:34 PDT
How to shorten a Rolex strap
How to shorten a Rolex strap - More DIY How To Projects]]> Unboxingexperience7 You don't need to go to a shop and pay a lot of money for shortening a Rolex watch strap. You just need is a small screw driver. Remove links open gently the screws (2) of the link(s) you want to removeremove the link(s) Shorten the strap 3. connect the shortened strap and insert the screw4. t...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:10:24 PDT
Altoids Spy Can
Altoids Spy Can - More DIY How To Projects]]> Doomsday87 Hey this is my first instuctable.I had a problem but then I used the spy watch and put all in the can and we'll problem solved The Watch Sorry I do not have picture but if u look on the back of the watch there should be four screws.Un -screw them More Screws U should find more screws now remo...
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 13:06:51 PDT
Road Bike Tire Watchband
Road Bike Tire Watchband - More DIY How To Projects]]> dchen3 This is version 1.1 of my road bike tire watch band. More to come as I'll add instructions on how to make the removable cloth piece for extra comfort. Having the road bike tire against your bare skin doesn't feel so good. Parts: 1 Road bike tire - recommend a used 700x21-25c road bike tire size wh...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 23:54:02 PDT
robot statue
robot statue - More DIY How To Projects]]> transistor2 Just to give you a bit of background info, i collected a lot of broken projectors and other electronic equipment and would salvage parts. However i had lots left over so i made a sculpture from them as a sort of futuristic version of the thinker. a few things to remember if you want to do this, you ...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 18:38:05 PDT
Simplest Solar watch
Simplest Solar watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> tech savvy Hello everyone ,  I'am proud to say I have reached over 50 subscribers , :-) I just want to thank all of them for there support  , and also want to thank the Instructable Community for making me a pro member , so the best way I know to thank everyone is posting one of my latest projects ,  So to s...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 16:07:10 PST
Watch Parts as a work of art.
Watch Parts as a work of art. - More DIY How To Projects]]> pbarbalena My very first big purchase after Air Force training camp was this $300 Bulova watch. After 12 years of service, I now give it a resting place on my desk. (It got water in it and some pieces rusted) Lay out each part. This was the most time consuming part. Dismantling the watch was easy, choosing...
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Sat, 1 Feb 2014 13:37:44 PST
Secret Watch Compartment
Secret Watch Compartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> kremer97 A place where nobody suspects. Take the back off You will have to unscrew or pry off depending on what kind of watch you have. Take the insides out You might need to break some things in there, so grab some tools necessary for doing so. Put a different back on it. I chose to tape a piece o...
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 08:56:07 PST
Vibrating Timekeeper
Vibrating Timekeeper - More DIY How To Projects]]> qquuiinn I made a watch without a face. Instead, the time is given every quarter hour through a series of pulses on a vibration motor, in the same format as a grandfather clock. So, if it is 3:15, then the motor will make three long vibrations followed by one short one. Pretty cool, right? You will never hav...
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 00:14:57 PST
Bedside clock from watch
Bedside clock from watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> remotecontrolpete My watch band broke, and it was cheaper to replace the watch than buy a new band. I didn't want to toss the watch, so I came up with a design for a nightstand clock for it. Items needed: Watch 1/8" Pop Rivets (10 for 1/8" and 2 for 1/4" thickness) Pop Rivet Tool 1/8" Drill (for watch band) 1/8" x...
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Sat, 21 Dec 2013 18:38:19 PST
How to connect your computer to your TV using a Converter
How to connect your computer to your TV using a Converter - More DIY How To Projects]]> MicahLarimer Many people want to watch things from their laptops on their TVs.  The only problem generally is that you will find you don’t have the correct video ports to go from your laptop to your TV.  You can solve this issue by using a converter, a device that allows you to go from one port on your computer ...
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 18:20:20 PST
The not so smart Xadow smartwatch
The not so smart Xadow smartwatch - More DIY How To Projects]]> xadow This is a SO beautiful watch I ever made~ A lot of animation were used. But this is only the prototype edition, I hope you'll like it (Of course I will give a updated version!!) I cut a lot of features, because there is no more space for me to burn the firmware into the board(32U4). Now you can ch...
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Thu, 17 Oct 2013 01:22:32 PDT
Standalone Arduino StopWatch - SainSmart LCD Keypad Shield fgarci03 So, for my first Instructable, I'll also share with you my first project: A Standalone Arduino StopWatch. I must admit that this wasn't FULLY created by me. I took the idea of another stopwatch where you read the info on the serial port and then changed it to use the Sainsmart LCD Keypad Shield. ...
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Fri, 20 Sep 2013 18:48:56 PDT
Design your own watch
Design your own watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> baurence Firstly I'd like to apologise for the poor lighting in the photos and any omissions, mistakes etc. in my instructions I'm a posting newbie. Secondly, I'm not actually making a watch from scratch but rather editing and adapting one to fit my own needs. Now that's out of the way I'll begin, like many...
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Fri, 16 Aug 2013 04:30:49 PDT
Mechanical Pocket Watch for 3D Print
Mechanical Pocket Watch for 3D Print - More DIY How To Projects]]> MattRickS A quick note to say that these are only preliminary images! I will be uploading a video of the watch in action, as well as better renders and more descriptions next week but unfortunately I'm out of time this week. Watch this space to see how it all works! In this instructable I'm going to show yo...
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 08:12:32 PDT
Simple Nixie Tube Wristwatch trumpkin This is a novel nixie tube wristwatch I made a few years ago that uses an MSP430f169 microcontroller and two IN-17 nixie tubes. It has an accelerometer so that you only need to twist your wrist in order to display the time. The power supply consists of three 240 mAh lithium ion batteries in para...
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 13:20:57 PDT
Sony Smart Arm justurn So last year when I saw this I thought that was something I really wanted to try so I did some research and found everything I needed to make it happen I got the implants in July and after a few months of healing i started using the I...
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Fri, 17 May 2013 04:45:44 PDT
Steampunk Clock - making of - tutorial - how to - desk clock steampunker_de Here you can see a short video showing how to simply combine old objects, which are usually thrown away, and build something useful from it ... :)
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Fri, 5 Apr 2013 00:16:07 PDT
Silence your digital watch for stealthy standardized exam taking
Silence your digital watch for stealthy standardized exam taking - More DIY How To Projects]]> ghwhitcher Purpose: Silence your digital watch beeps and alarms. Following this modification, your digital watch will be permanently silent. Method: Remove spring-diaphragm amplification Target audience: This is especially useful for standardized test takers (MCAT, SAT, LSAT, GRE, etc.) and others who need t...
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Thu, 4 Apr 2013 20:55:59 PDT
How to remove links from a watch band, EASY Watch Band Link Adjustment benben247 CLICK SUBSCRIBE FOR MORE MONEY SAVING USEFUL TIPS Remove or adjust links from a metal watch band can be expensive if taken to a jewellers let alone time consuming, with a simple tool and an easy method you can do it yourself pretty quickly without skills are knowledge of the tools. I have tried this...
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Fri, 22 Feb 2013 09:41:34 PST
WRISTWATCH REPAIR: How to Repair the numbers on your watch dial when they have Fallen off benben247 If the numbers on your watch dial have fallen off this handy little tutorial will show how to fix it
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Fri, 22 Feb 2013 09:32:53 PST
WRISTWATCH REPAIR: How to remove and replace winder, stem and crown from a watch benben247 Your winder may be broke if you have a spare one this video will show how to remove and replace the stem and crown of a watch.
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Thu, 21 Feb 2013 15:30:27 PST
Arduino Watch with Nokia 3110 screen
Arduino Watch with Nokia 3110 screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> kenyer My goal for this project is to make a watch with selectable dials, stopwatch and millidays. This idea started with an Aprils fools prank about metric-time. ( First I wanted to make a metric clock but soon this idea evolved from a metric watch into an open ...
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Wed, 20 Feb 2013 11:38:23 PST
Build/modify a wrist watch! A great gift or just for yourself!
Build/modify a wrist watch! A great gift or just for yourself! - More DIY How To Projects]]> z3ds Tired of boring run of the mill wrist watches? Make one yourself! Impress that special someone or make one for yourself. Cheap and easy. All you need is a broken or working wrist watch, a donor digital watch and some creativity! Materials and tools Materials: You'll need a wrist watch preferabl...
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Wed, 12 Dec 2012 19:01:33 PST
LED Pocket Watch
LED Pocket Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> frank26080115 This is a LED pocket watch. It has 12 LEDs to show the hour, 60 LEDs to show the minute, and 60 LEDs to show the second. The LEDs are arranged in three rings. There is a button on the top to activate the pocket watch, and a button on the back to change modes and settings. The battery is a recharg...
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Wed, 28 Nov 2012 22:04:17 PST
How to resize a watch using watch link remover Nataliescreations watch link remover:
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Tue, 31 Jul 2012 17:15:49 PDT
Memory Watch
Memory Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> 19rms97 I was thinking of easy ways to carry around media, but i just couldn't think of a good way to carry it around.  I do not like carrying things in my pocket, so I came up with the Memory Watch.  The Memory Watch is an easy way to carry around media and tell the time!  It isn't hard to make, it is real...
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Sun, 8 Jul 2012 16:29:32 PDT
Print Out Overhead Watch Light [Cheap and Easy and Solder-less ]
Print Out Overhead Watch Light [Cheap and Easy and Solder-less ] - More DIY How To Projects]]> TechKid67 This Instructable is for those who have watches that do not have built in lights. I find it quite irritating to not be able to see my watch in the dark therefore I developed this easy print out version of an overhead light.  Difficulty: Beginner  Price: Aprox. $3 Time: 5-10 Min Begin After mea...
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Sun, 3 Jun 2012 18:05:19 PDT
How to Fabricate a Custom Watch
How to Fabricate a Custom Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> williamyang87 This instructable will describe the process of making a custom watch. Overview: Watch Case - design 3D computer model - print plastic model via 3D printer - cast metal model of watch case via lost wax method - additional assembly Watch Face - design watch face - hand craft work - install pre-made m...
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Sat, 26 May 2012 18:34:00 PDT
My Binary Watch 16zzundel5 I just finished this tonight! The Instructable Parts sourced from Mouser PCB manufactured by BatchPCB This was so much fun! It was my first surface mount project, went really smoothly! The battery it attached to the back. If you are building this and need any help, let me know! I just followed the I...
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Mon, 30 Jan 2012 18:36:15 PST