Instructables: exploring - clocks - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 21 Sep 2014 07:16:18 PDT BLOX v1.01 A 'Green' Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Green-Clock/
A 'Green' Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/YUNX/HZNYISV5/F20YUNXHZNYISV5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/YUNX/HZNYISV5/F20YUNXHZNYISV5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/YUNX/HZNYISV5/F20YUNXHZNYISV5.SMALL.jpg Siddharth Jain Well, now you'd never have throw away those used up cells, for this clock can run purely on the energy from 'used up' cells!I had always wondered what to do with those used up cells I have been collecting, and after I came across this, I knew what to do with them. The only thing I needed to figure o...
By: Siddharth Jain

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 4 Sep 2014 11:05:21 PDT
Javelin's Word Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Javelins-Word-Clock/
Javelin's Word Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/EXWZ/HZTO8S8J/FANEXWZHZTO8S8J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/EXWZ/HZTO8S8J/FANEXWZHZTO8S8J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/EXWZ/HZTO8S8J/FANEXWZHZTO8S8J.SMALL.jpg nitrohawk My place of employment, Javelin, is always looking for ways to make our products and services personable. Recently, an opportunity presented itself where I was asked to construct a word clock for a client. I found a number of great guides such as the Sleek Word Clock by scottbez1, Wordclock Grew Up ...
By: nitrohawk

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 4 Sep 2014 12:37:06 PDT
Wordclock http://www.instructables.com/id/Wordclock/
Wordclock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/KEC9/HZJOBQBU/FW1KEC9HZJOBQBU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/KEC9/HZJOBQBU/FW1KEC9HZJOBQBU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/KEC9/HZJOBQBU/FW1KEC9HZJOBQBU.SMALL.jpg wouterdevinck Ever since first seeing QLOCKTWO by Biegert & Funk a couple of years ago, I have wanted a word clock on my living room wall. The original, however, somewhat exceeds my yearly clock budget, so I started looking for alternatives.The internet is riddled with DIY and commercial versions of this type of ...
By: wouterdevinck

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 1 Sep 2014 17:32:05 PDT
Nintendo Entertainment System Cartridge Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Nintendo-Entertainment-System-Cartridge-Clock/
Nintendo Entertainment System Cartridge Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/AD9M/FLLZV5O8/FKCAD9MFLLZV5O8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/AD9M/FLLZV5O8/FKCAD9MFLLZV5O8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/AD9M/FLLZV5O8/FKCAD9MFLLZV5O8.SMALL.jpg BeanGolem A while back my friend Carolyn Main made some NES cartridge clocks for friends for Christmas. They rocked.The awesomeness of the NES Cartridge Clock must be spread all across the lands.Now, you could go online and buy one... BUT:1) We all know making your own is more fun than being a consumer whore2...
By: BeanGolem

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 28 Sep 2008 18:01:35 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 ...
By: Aleator777

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 30 May 2014 13:51:30 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...
By: MacManus88

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 10 May 2014 10:26:58 PDT
ChronosMEGA; a wrist watch http://www.instructables.com/id/ChronosMEGA-a-wrist-watch/
ChronosMEGA; a wrist watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/LUCI/HUJSW6WD/FKWLUCIHUJSW6WD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/LUCI/HUJSW6WD/FKWLUCIHUJSW6WD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/LUCI/HUJSW6WD/FKWLUCIHUJSW6WD.SMALL.jpg N.fletch I've always loved watches; not only are they aesthetic and beautiful, but they are functional, precise and useful. An elegant fusion between engineering and art; two normally opposed perspectives, now joined in harmonic unison. However, all technologies like the dial-up internet, the CVT monitor a...
By: N.fletch

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 28 Apr 2014 17:43:35 PDT
Cinema Slate http://www.instructables.com/id/Cinema-Slate/
Cinema Slate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/Y9HO/HHS9QWH4/FWBY9HOHHS9QWH4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/Y9HO/HHS9QWH4/FWBY9HOHHS9QWH4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/Y9HO/HHS9QWH4/FWBY9HOHHS9QWH4.SMALL.jpg SpaceShipOne I have always been very much interested in the behind-the-scenes aspect of film-making; all the gear that goes into a single shoot.  As a college student I even had the opportunity to show movies on 35mm film.  As a result of all this I wanted to make something that looked like it belonged on a movi...
By: SpaceShipOne

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 27 Apr 2014 18:33:42 PDT
Acrylic Skeleton Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-Skeleton-Clock/
Acrylic Skeleton Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/1TYC/HUDEP3YI/F981TYCHUDEP3YI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/1TYC/HUDEP3YI/F981TYCHUDEP3YI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/1TYC/HUDEP3YI/F981TYCHUDEP3YI.SMALL.jpg benmurton This is a clock made fully out of acrylic! This was originally was my year 13 mechanical engineering college project, we had to research, design and build a project for a stakeholder, this including lots of recording so there is no shortage of photos. the use of acrylic for a main building m...
By: benmurton

Continue Reading »]]>
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/
Big Digit Backwards counting bluetooth Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/V132/HUBWU15P/FBMV132HUBWU15P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/V132/HUBWU15P/FBMV132HUBWU15P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/V132/HUBWU15P/FBMV132HUBWU15P.SMALL.jpg kenyer Why? I wanted to make my own big 7-segment digits for a long time now. I had some ideas how to do them differently. During the process I came to the conclusion that the standard 7-segment display isn't that bad :) . I did have to change something so I ended up with a 29-segment digit. I am really ha...
By: kenyer

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:34:08 PDT
Wooden Gear Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Gear-Clock/
Wooden Gear Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/NPQL/FAQEDGK8/F0DNPQLFAQEDGK8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/NPQL/FAQEDGK8/F0DNPQLFAQEDGK8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/NPQL/FAQEDGK8/F0DNPQLFAQEDGK8.SMALL.jpg marvay I've added video of the clock. I will be working on carving out windows in the face of the clock. I will upload pictures and/or a video of that when I am done.I've been into woodworking for a few years now. I love the idea of being able to make things that I can use. A few years ago I came acros...
By: marvay

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 1 Jan 2008 22:28:19 PST
Nixie bargraph clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Nixie-bargraph-clock/
Nixie bargraph clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/DQN9/HTEFML49/FFYDQN9HTEFML49.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/DQN9/HTEFML49/FFYDQN9HTEFML49.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/DQN9/HTEFML49/FFYDQN9HTEFML49.SMALL.jpg Thereisonlyme So I have seen lots of Nixie clocks online and thought they looked great, however I didn't want to spend $100+ on a clock that doesn't even include the tubes! So with a little electronics knowledge I hunted around the various nixie tubes and circuits. I wanted to make something a little differe...
By: Thereisonlyme

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 30 Mar 2014 11:51:14 PDT
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...
By: andrea biffi

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 3 Mar 2014 13:36:13 PST
Single digit numitron clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-digit-numitron-clock/
Single digit numitron clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/XDLB/HR1712QX/F04XDLBHR1712QX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/XDLB/HR1712QX/F04XDLBHR1712QX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/XDLB/HR1712QX/F04XDLBHR1712QX.SMALL.jpg pinomelean Numitrons are neat display devices similar to nixie tubes but designed for much lower voltages. Numitrons are basically incandescent displays in which filaments create the segments. They have a retro look that i liked so much. I bought 6x IV-9 russian numitrons in ebay, they were about 3$ eac...
By: pinomelean

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 8 Feb 2014 07:24:17 PST
Batman Wall Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-Wall-Clock/
Batman Wall Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/O9WX/HQV6HUMB/FY2O9WXHQV6HUMB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/O9WX/HQV6HUMB/FY2O9WXHQV6HUMB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/O9WX/HQV6HUMB/FY2O9WXHQV6HUMB.SMALL.jpg tophattaylor_uk So over the last couple of weeks I have been making plans to decorate my godsons bedroom and he wanted a Batman themed room so thought I would start off easy and build him a Batman style wall clock. Its actually pretty simple to make and relatively low cost, ended up costing about £4. Most of you w...
By: tophattaylor_uk

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 26 Jan 2014 12:37:47 PST
KlockFun: Cuckoo Alarm Clock from Hard Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/KlockFun-Cuckoo-Alarm-Clock-from-Hard-Drive/
KlockFun: Cuckoo Alarm Clock from Hard Drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/F1BD/HQDUTZDN/FHGF1BDHQDUTZDN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/F1BD/HQDUTZDN/FHGF1BDHQDUTZDN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/F1BD/HQDUTZDN/FHGF1BDHQDUTZDN.SMALL.jpg funelab Hi All, This is my first Instructable and it's a cuckoo alarm clock from hard drive: KlockFun. I love clocks and I want to I started designing a best alarm clock from an old hard disk drive, the earliest LED displays and a cuckoo bird. I want to bring the world of LED to as many enthusiasts and ho...
By: funelab

Continue Reading »]]>
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/
simple user-adjustable DIY Nixie Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/ONSF/HQ70VV3B/FBRONSFHQ70VV3B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/ONSF/HQ70VV3B/FBRONSFHQ70VV3B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/ONSF/HQ70VV3B/FBRONSFHQ70VV3B.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi As first instructable of the year I managed to finally complete my age-long nixie clock project. Nixies are neon valve tubes, where ten cathodes have shape of digits and are lighted up by plasma when high voltage flows through them. I love these old era displays, which have been employed in last ...
By: andrea biffi

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 6 Jan 2014 10:29:17 PST
Cords Wall Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Cords-Wall-Clock/
Cords Wall Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/N8BE/HPT94Q5C/F0PN8BEHPT94Q5C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/N8BE/HPT94Q5C/F0PN8BEHPT94Q5C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/N8BE/HPT94Q5C/F0PN8BEHPT94Q5C.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 This is one of the nylon cords clocks I'm making for my Etsy shop.  Although it takes quite some time to make it, the technique I used is very simple so I decided to show you how to do it. You can make all the shapes you want with this technique and create many different things! All you need is cord...
By: lindarose92

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 31 Dec 2013 11:20:51 PST
Tidal Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Tidal-Clock/
Tidal Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/9FVW/HP0CRBMJ/F0V9FVWHP0CRBMJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/9FVW/HP0CRBMJ/F0V9FVWHP0CRBMJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/9FVW/HP0CRBMJ/F0V9FVWHP0CRBMJ.SMALL.jpg make77 This is a tutorial for making the Tidal Clock. The clock shows the ebb and flow between high and low tide by a rising and falling water level. It consists of an airtight acrylic container that has a front visible chamber and a back hidden chamber. A volume rotates through the back chamber, displacin...
By: make77

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 9 Dec 2013 18:27:01 PST
Fire Bell Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Bell-Alarm-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/ZFYE/HNICKMGC/FK6ZFYEHNICKMGC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/ZFYE/HNICKMGC/FK6ZFYEHNICKMGC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/ZFYE/HNICKMGC/FK6ZFYEHNICKMGC.SMALL.jpg coolstuff14 There are many ways you could create your own fire bell alarm clock it all depends on what type of alarm clock you are going to use. On the alarm clock I chose there is an led LCD back light and It turns on for about 6 seconds when the alarm goes off so I used that to latch a relay. If you have ...
By: coolstuff14

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 2 Nov 2013 23:22:00 PDT
Custom digital clock from wood and Jeep VIC http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-digital-clock-from-wood-and-Jeep-VIC/
Custom digital clock from wood and Jeep VIC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/MBA4/HLA10TVU/FDMMBA4HLA10TVU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/MBA4/HLA10TVU/FDMMBA4HLA10TVU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/MBA4/HLA10TVU/FDMMBA4HLA10TVU.SMALL.jpg florlayamp     I was trolling through the junkyard in the usual Jeep section awhile back and I came across the Grand Cherokees. I saw that almost everyone of them still had the vehicle information center display still in them. I seen online that these displays show the time and date among other things like iss...
By: florlayamp

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 7 Sep 2013 14:22:49 PDT
From a Coffeemaker to a Travel Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/From-a-Coffeemaker-to-a-Travel-Alarm-Clock/
From a Coffeemaker to a Travel Alarm Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/464O/HKDFFU3T/F72464OHKDFFU3T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/464O/HKDFFU3T/F72464OHKDFFU3T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/464O/HKDFFU3T/F72464OHKDFFU3T.SMALL.jpg Josehf Murchison I am a big believer in a greener way of life so I reduce reuse recycle and repurpose, to this end I gather many things put out for the garbage, the computers I get my wife likes to rebuild and gives them away to people that can’t afford a computer. The other things I get to repair repurpose or strip...
By: Josehf Murchison

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 15 Aug 2013 02:05:27 PDT
Digital/Analog Clock - Arduino + PaperCraft http://www.instructables.com/id/DigitalAnalog-Clock-Arduino-PaperCraft/
Digital/Analog Clock - Arduino + PaperCraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/PMTF/HJUWSDVR/FI5PMTFHJUWSDVR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/PMTF/HJUWSDVR/FI5PMTFHJUWSDVR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/PMTF/HJUWSDVR/FI5PMTFHJUWSDVR.SMALL.jpg alstroemeria In this instructable we will be recreating a clock inspired by Alvin Aronson's original design. When I first saw this clock I was very impressed by how clean an elegant the design was I immediately wanted to recreate this effect. Alvin Aronson's original design (made with corian and wood): I ho...
By: alstroemeria

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 5 Aug 2013 23:54:04 PDT
Simple Nixie Tube Wristwatch http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Nixie-Tube-Wristwatch/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/DUOV/HHI4WAP1/FHCDUOVHHI4WAP1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/DUOV/HHI4WAP1/FHCDUOVHHI4WAP1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/DUOV/HHI4WAP1/FHCDUOVHHI4WAP1.SMALL.jpg 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...
By: trumpkin

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 4 Jun 2013 13:20:57 PDT
How to Bring a 1970s AM/FM Flip Clock Back to Life http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Bring-a-1970s-AMFM-Flip-Clock-Back-to-Life/
How to Bring a 1970s AM/FM Flip Clock Back to Life - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/20AA/HH2VLGAV/FBT20AAHH2VLGAV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/20AA/HH2VLGAV/FBT20AAHH2VLGAV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/20AA/HH2VLGAV/FBT20AAHH2VLGAV.SMALL.jpg ElmarM Would it be cool to find an old flip clock to steampunk?  Good News and Bad News: Good News: My chance came a few days ago and I bought a 70s Lloyds Solid State clock in an antiques flea market for a whopping $5.00 …could not pass it up. Here comes the bad news - we brought it home and ended up f...
By: ElmarM

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 26 May 2013 20:53:16 PDT
Resistor Color Code Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Resistor-Color-Code-Clock/
Resistor Color Code Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/YC0G/HGH6Y5BR/FT4YC0GHGH6Y5BR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/YC0G/HGH6Y5BR/FT4YC0GHGH6Y5BR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/YC0G/HGH6Y5BR/FT4YC0GHGH6Y5BR.SMALL.jpg tcone Call me a huge nerd, but I recently decided it was necessary to memorize the color codes used to designate the values of different resistors.  I've also recently become interested in making (relatively) large scale representations of electronic components, either in a semi-functional or purely artis...
By: tcone

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 16 May 2013 16:53:44 PDT
Timing gear and chain clock - almost free! http://www.instructables.com/id/Timing-gear-and-chain-clock-almost-free/
Timing gear and chain clock - almost free! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/TCY8/HE7D2GFW/F3GTCY8HE7D2GFW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/TCY8/HE7D2GFW/F3GTCY8HE7D2GFW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/TCY8/HE7D2GFW/F3GTCY8HE7D2GFW.SMALL.jpg streetrod5 Hopefully when you changed your car's timing set, you didn't toss the old gears and the chain.  I almost did, but my wife showed me this: http://www.uncommongoods.com/product/auto-timing-chain-and-gears-wall-clock $125 US plus shipping.  Right. So I decided to kludge this together for my brother's...
By: streetrod5

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 13 Mar 2013 23:28:51 PDT
Custom Clock with Photo Hands http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Clock-with-Photo-Hands/
Custom Clock with Photo Hands - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/RE8L/G2WM1B0E/FSKRE8LG2WM1B0E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/RE8L/G2WM1B0E/FSKRE8LG2WM1B0E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/RE8L/G2WM1B0E/FSKRE8LG2WM1B0E.SMALL.jpg edmondslibrarian Some people are clock watchers. Now everyone can be the clock.Other projects customize the face of the clock. This one customizes the hands of the clock.It looks expensive, but is less than $5 dollars, and about 30 minutes per clock. Perfect for Christmas Gifts, birthday gifts, end of school year gi...
By: edmondslibrarian

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 9 Dec 2009 00:41:36 PST
LED Dawn / Sunrise Alarm Clock, Nightlight & Security Light - Arduino Compatible http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Dawn-Sunrise-Alarm-Clock-Nightlight-Secur/
LED Dawn / Sunrise Alarm Clock, Nightlight & Security Light - Arduino Compatible - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/6PRM/HAQ3B2CT/FKD6PRMHAQ3B2CT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/6PRM/HAQ3B2CT/FKD6PRMHAQ3B2CT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/6PRM/HAQ3B2CT/FKD6PRMHAQ3B2CT.SMALL.jpg Ugifer As the nights gradually lengthened in autumn 2011, I discovered the joys of Arduino and thought that it would be a great way to implement something that I have wanted for a long while - a gentle way to wake up on a winter's morning.  Sadly, it has taken me over a year to find the time and understand...
By: Ugifer

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 7 Jan 2013 12:46:13 PST
Explosive Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Explosive-Alarm-Clock/
Explosive Alarm Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/RTU9/HAQ3B0H6/FFSRTU9HAQ3B0H6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/RTU9/HAQ3B0H6/FFSRTU9HAQ3B0H6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/RTU9/HAQ3B0H6/FFSRTU9HAQ3B0H6.SMALL.jpg giovannire The Explosive Alarm Clock is a fully-functional alarm clock made with an old beeping alarm clock. You need: 1. Electronic alarm clock 2. Cardboard rolls 3. Paper packaging 4. Old wires 5. Hot glue 6. Electrical tape 7. Cutter disassemble Take in pieces the old alarm clock. sticks Cut the c...
By: giovannire

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 6 Jan 2013 11:36:37 PST
LED Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Clock/
LED Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/XCJS/HA4MMHSI/F48XCJSHA4MMHSI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/XCJS/HA4MMHSI/F48XCJSHA4MMHSI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/XCJS/HA4MMHSI/F48XCJSHA4MMHSI.SMALL.jpg Onyx Ibex A 24-hour clock with hour, minute, and second indicators. Here's the catch, despite being a digital media (LED's) it is still displaying using an analog method (circles!). I finished making this clock months ago but did not bring it with me to school so I wasn't able to take pictures and all until n...
By: Onyx Ibex

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 2 Dec 2012 22:22:20 PST
Make a Clock out of a Bicycle Brake Disc http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Clock-out-of-a-Bicycle-Brake-Disc/
Make a Clock out of a Bicycle Brake Disc - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/EQQQ/F1JZR0H5/FFHEQQQF1JZR0H5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/EQQQ/F1JZR0H5/FFHEQQQF1JZR0H5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/EQQQ/F1JZR0H5/FFHEQQQF1JZR0H5.SMALL.jpg SerJ Here is what you can do with all those old/spare bike brake discs you have lying around!You will need:- bicycle brake disc- cheap quartz wall clock- superglue- ruler- 2 long bolts and 2 nuts to fit them (optional)- brasso- kitchen sponge + towel Clean it up If your brake disc is an old one and ve...
By: SerJ

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 13 May 2007 18:29:25 PDT
A DVD Player Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/A-DVD-Player-Hack/
A DVD Player Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/KU56/H994I0KR/F0AKU56H994I0KR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/KU56/H994I0KR/F0AKU56H994I0KR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/KU56/H994I0KR/F0AKU56H994I0KR.SMALL.jpg dmitryp This is a description of an open source/open hardware project of a remotely controlled Arduino (Freeduino) based clock/thermometer utilising power supply and VFD panel from a broken DVD player in a custom made acrylic enclosure. The aim of the project was to demonstrate what could be done from elect...
By: dmitryp

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 9 Nov 2012 19:56:45 PST
Making a Mayan Tzolkin Calendar http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Mayan-Tzolkin-Calendar/
Making a Mayan Tzolkin Calendar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/1KIL/H9142QSS/FIE1KILH9142QSS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/1KIL/H9142QSS/FIE1KILH9142QSS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/1KIL/H9142QSS/FIE1KILH9142QSS.SMALL.jpg oliverbogler OK, I will admit that I am a little obsessed with things Mayan at the moment, which explains why I wanted to make a Mayan Tzolkin calendar. I modeled the general layout and fabrication on the very nice Sleek Word Clock by scottbez1 which you can see here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleek-word-c...
By: oliverbogler

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 4 Nov 2012 10:49:38 PST
Laser Cut Analog Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Analog-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/06E1/H91LFVPN/FJI06E1H91LFVPN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/06E1/H91LFVPN/FJI06E1H91LFVPN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/06E1/H91LFVPN/FJI06E1H91LFVPN.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Inspired by the giant clock in the Crocker Galleria in San Francisco, I set out to create an 18" version for hanging at home.  I loved the look of the Roman numerals, and the idea of combining an analog clock with the technology of lasers!  I cut the all pieces on an Epilog laser cutter, but you can...
By: scoochmaroo

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 2 Nov 2012 16:14:32 PDT
Buzz Wire Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Buzz-Wire-Alarm-Clock/
Buzz Wire Alarm Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHP/4VTG/H97JSBUN/FHP4VTGH97JSBUN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHP/4VTG/H97JSBUN/FHP4VTGH97JSBUN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHP/4VTG/H97JSBUN/FHP4VTGH97JSBUN.SMALL.jpg hertzgamma Does it happen to you to slide your finger across your phone's screen and turn the alarm off ... just because you have automated this task and don't even need to open your eyes? Well, let me present to you the alarm clock that WILL MAKE YOU: ..... stand from the bed ..... open your eyes ..... get...
By: hertzgamma

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 31 Oct 2012 15:22:46 PDT
PVC Pipe Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Pipe-Clock/
PVC Pipe Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/TZAS/H6MEZKAF/F29TZASH6MEZKAF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/TZAS/H6MEZKAF/F29TZASH6MEZKAF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/TZAS/H6MEZKAF/F29TZASH6MEZKAF.SMALL.jpg Alexander Dumbhead One of the things I like doing the most, is taking something cheap, and transforming it into something extraordinary. It's just so much fun! The way you feel when you've completed it, the way everything fits together when you're making it, that feeling of pride in your own abilities! So here goes my...
By: Alexander Dumbhead

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 3 Sep 2012 06:19:15 PDT
Dr. Who Inspired Desk Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Dr-Who-Inspired-Desk-Clock/
Dr. Who Inspired Desk Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/X0AR/H1YONG91/FMVX0ARH1YONG91.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/X0AR/H1YONG91/FMVX0ARH1YONG91.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/X0AR/H1YONG91/FMVX0ARH1YONG91.SMALL.jpg ChrysN I've done quite a few clock related instructables lately and I find that when I'm working on one clock I get an idea for another one (at this rate I'll have a home full of clocks).  So the latest idea I had was to make a back lit desk clock.  The idea was incubating for a while and I guess while wat...
By: ChrysN

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 13 May 2012 14:27:04 PDT
Mechanical CPU Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-CPU-Clock/
Mechanical CPU Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/TMNH/H0OJ3RO3/FKWTMNHH0OJ3RO3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/TMNH/H0OJ3RO3/FKWTMNHH0OJ3RO3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/TMNH/H0OJ3RO3/FKWTMNHH0OJ3RO3.SMALL.jpg lelazary The Mechanical CPU Clock shows the basic building blocks of a CPU (ALU, buses,RAM,registers, and a Control Unit). It executes a set of instructions which will emulate a simple wall clock. The inspiration for this project came from trying to teach my son and daughter about how a computer works (i...
By: lelazary

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 15 Apr 2012 23:45:59 PDT
Hard drive platter clock. http://www.instructables.com/id/Hard-drive-platter-clock./
Hard drive platter clock. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/2VJB/A81EV2ZCSQ4/FF02VJBA81EV2ZCSQ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/2VJB/A81EV2ZCSQ4/FF02VJBA81EV2ZCSQ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/2VJB/A81EV2ZCSQ4/FF02VJBA81EV2ZCSQ4.SMALL.jpg albetcha After ripping some ancient hard drives appart to get the magnets out I was left with some cool looking platter stacks. They sat there for a few years until I came up with the idea of making a clock for a good friend of mine for Christmas a couple of years ago. This year, I decided to make 2 more...
By: albetcha

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 30 Dec 2006 22:23:49 PST
Lamina Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Lamina-Nixie-Clock/
Lamina Nixie Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/6FLB/H0FLBHE1/FMA6FLBH0FLBHE1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/6FLB/H0FLBHE1/FMA6FLBH0FLBHE1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/6FLB/H0FLBHE1/FMA6FLBH0FLBHE1.SMALL.jpg zorwick This is my first instructable and I hope you will like it. I have been reading this website for a while now and I decided to publish my project. I am non-native English speaker please excuse my language mistakes. This project is inspired by a previous instructable from Hellboy and his Lantern Clock...
By: zorwick

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 11 Apr 2012 11:07:00 PDT
Disposable flatware clock by Samuel Bernier http://www.instructables.com/id/Disposable-flatware-clock/
Disposable flatware clock by Samuel Bernier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/UMHL/GZ6I5TE1/FN8UMHLGZ6I5TE1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/UMHL/GZ6I5TE1/FN8UMHLGZ6I5TE1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/UMHL/GZ6I5TE1/FN8UMHLGZ6I5TE1.SMALL.jpg Samuel Bernier Since almost three years now, I've been eating lunch at school using the same disposable fork. This plastic flatware people use like toilet paper is actually quite sustainable when used for a long period of time. While I keep my little polystyrene fork in my school bag, I notice that most students' ...
By: Samuel Bernier

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 5 Mar 2012 10:55:28 PST
CYCLOPS http://www.instructables.com/id/CYCLOPS-1/
CYCLOPS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/Y5HL/GYGGN7LC/FS8Y5HLGYGGN7LC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/Y5HL/GYGGN7LC/FS8Y5HLGYGGN7LC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/Y5HL/GYGGN7LC/FS8Y5HLGYGGN7LC.SMALL.jpg hellboy Hello Here is Cyclops... all metal, shiny, very industrial. I can picture it sitting on baron Harkonens mantel.... I have been wanting to build a single digit Nixie clock for a while now,  I looked around the workshop and found a bunch of bits and pieces that I would start the design with, littl...
By: hellboy

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 26 Feb 2012 01:17:34 PST
LED Binary Clock 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Binary-Clock-20/
LED Binary Clock 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/LLNO/GWXCYI7U/FI1LLNOGWXCYI7U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/LLNO/GWXCYI7U/FI1LLNOGWXCYI7U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/LLNO/GWXCYI7U/FI1LLNOGWXCYI7U.SMALL.jpg Emiliano Valencia You might remember my first version of the LED binary clock (1.0); http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Binary-Clock-1/  This version was intended as a gift, so it's in a few contests like the Holiday Gifts challenge. Please, if you like it, feel free to comment, rate it (according to what you think...
By: Emiliano Valencia

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 2 Jan 2012 16:54:48 PST
Cool Exposed Retro Flip Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Cool-Exposed-Retro-Flip-Clock/
Cool Exposed Retro Flip Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/EOH1/GVA8E6UP/FJAEOH1GVA8E6UP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/EOH1/GVA8E6UP/FJAEOH1GVA8E6UP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/EOH1/GVA8E6UP/FJAEOH1GVA8E6UP.SMALL.jpg Super Cameraman Ever since watching LOST, I’ve always been interested in owning my own flip clock, like the one in the Swan Station. Split flap displays have been around since the 1960’s and are still used in many train stations to display the train schedule.  I think these displays look really cool, and it’s a...
By: Super Cameraman

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 24 Nov 2011 12:18:34 PST
Halloween Diorama Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Diorama-Clock/
Halloween Diorama Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/68EL/GTMP7THW/F1568ELGTMP7THW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/68EL/GTMP7THW/F1568ELGTMP7THW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/68EL/GTMP7THW/F1568ELGTMP7THW.SMALL.jpg ChrysN   In this project I have some Halloween characters attached to the hands of a clock traveling in a circle creating an animated Halloween diorama in a jar.  A ghost is attached to the second hand traveling in a circle at a rate of once a minute.  A cat is on the minute hand completing a circle in an ...
By: ChrysN

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 9 Oct 2011 18:55:17 PDT
Functional Found Art Assemblage- Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Functional-Found-Art-Assemblage-Clock/
Functional Found Art Assemblage- Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/PVAL/FT17YRJ5/FADPVALFT17YRJ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/PVAL/FT17YRJ5/FADPVALFT17YRJ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/PVAL/FT17YRJ5/FADPVALFT17YRJ5.SMALL.jpg ericasu My father worked in advertising for 30 years. He has always been a very creative person. In fact, he began his professional life as an art director before being promoted to creative director. If you watch the new show #28;Trust Me#29;, perhaps this will mean something to you: My father had Eric McCo...
By: ericasu

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 3 Apr 2009 17:29:39 PDT
Steampunk Analog Gauge Moonphase Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Analog-Gauge-Moonphase-Clock/
Steampunk Analog Gauge Moonphase Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/KS1X/GS3BDEJE/FX1KS1XGS3BDEJE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/KS1X/GS3BDEJE/FX1KS1XGS3BDEJE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/KS1X/GS3BDEJE/FX1KS1XGS3BDEJE.SMALL.jpg fatratmatt I made a steampunk clock using an old wooden telephone box, three analog gauges, switches, a viewport, and a wind-up mechanism. The clock displays the hours, minutes and seconds on the gauges and when you wind it up, it displays the month, date and day of the week as well as playing a video of the c...
By: fatratmatt

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 12 Sep 2011 19:50:30 PDT
Drinking Bird Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Drinking-Bird-Clock/
Drinking Bird Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/XBGQ/GSCZ59X6/FZYXBGQGSCZ59X6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/XBGQ/GSCZ59X6/FZYXBGQGSCZ59X6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/XBGQ/GSCZ59X6/FZYXBGQGSCZ59X6.SMALL.jpg MikeTheMaker <br /&a...
By: MikeTheMaker

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 9 Sep 2011 10:05:32 PDT
Lantern Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Lantern-Clock/
Lantern Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/38XY/GRIYV15I/FLH38XYGRIYV15I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/38XY/GRIYV15I/FLH38XYGRIYV15I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/38XY/GRIYV15I/FLH38XYGRIYV15I.SMALL.jpg hellboy Hello All here is my first Instructable, It’s a beautiful Nixie Lantern clock, A little steam punk and a bit Victorian, made up of mostly of found components I tend to communicate better when there is something to show so please look at the images and tags, they sometimes will hold more info than th...
By: hellboy

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 13 Sep 2011 23:41:25 PDT