Instructables: exploring - photos - technology - clock http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:10:43 PDT BLOX v1.01 Computer Media Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Media-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/A3VO/HREI6UVH/F6ZA3VOHREI6UVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/A3VO/HREI6UVH/F6ZA3VOHREI6UVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/A3VO/HREI6UVH/F6ZA3VOHREI6UVH.SMALL.jpg brookens One of the Computer Media Clocks that I made for a friend. If you think that you are a computer geek wiz, see how many of the media types that you can name.
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 13:32:52 PST
Old instrument cluster USB clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-instrument-cluster-USB-clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/WU5L/HPRIB5GF/F7ZWU5LHPRIB5GF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/WU5L/HPRIB5GF/F7ZWU5LHPRIB5GF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/WU5L/HPRIB5GF/F7ZWU5LHPRIB5GF.SMALL.jpg Benas Here is a clock made from an old instrument cluster (1992 Seat Toledo). Since it was a on and off project I don't have the step by step instructions with pictures. But the idea is pretty straight forward Since the cluster was "as is" had to fiddle around to test if it does work at all. For some re...
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 12:16:18 PST
Balloon Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Balloon-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/FVE8/HP9NH414/FOAFVE8HP9NH414.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/FVE8/HP9NH414/FOAFVE8HP9NH414.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/FVE8/HP9NH414/FOAFVE8HP9NH414.SMALL.jpg BaronVonSquidFace The balloon clock is an experiment that explores a different way to tell time.  The clock inflates a balloon when you want to take a break or snooze. In about ten minutes the balloon fully inflates and pops.  This project is still in experiment mode, and needs to be tweak to get it working prope...
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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 06:17:59 PST
EL Wristo http://www.instructables.com/id/EL-Wristo/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/NGI5/HO234K80/FFLNGI5HO234K80.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/NGI5/HO234K80/FFLNGI5HO234K80.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/NGI5/HO234K80/FFLNGI5HO234K80.SMALL.jpg janth I got some electroluminescent stuff for an exercise for http://hci.rwth-aachen.de/mcp1314 to play around, which leads to another thing that didn't work well :-) The goal was to make a tron-style clock/wristband (made your own display out of a plain electroluminesence sheet, which i've forgotten...
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 12:16:02 PST
Digital Alarm Clock Using 7 Segment Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Clock-on-7-Segment-Display/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/J3DD/HNXRTTA8/FCJJ3DDHNXRTTA8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/J3DD/HNXRTTA8/FCJJ3DDHNXRTTA8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/J3DD/HNXRTTA8/FCJJ3DDHNXRTTA8.SMALL.jpg zx lee This project has a few basic functions which is clock display, countdown timer, stopwatch, temperature display and time settings. The controller used in this project is an Arduino Uno made by myself on a PCB. The 7 segment display uses 74HC595 Shift Register to create more outputs and control each ...
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Wed, 13 Nov 2013 10:15:55 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 ...
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Sat, 2 Nov 2013 23:22:00 PDT
Homemade TTL Circuit 24-hour Digital Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-24-hour-Digital-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/0ZHV/HJ1WZ5MG/FO30ZHVHJ1WZ5MG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/0ZHV/HJ1WZ5MG/FO30ZHVHJ1WZ5MG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/0ZHV/HJ1WZ5MG/FO30ZHVHJ1WZ5MG.SMALL.jpg AndrewMarshall After taking an intro-level EE class at my local community college I decided to make a digital clock with basic  ICs and 7-segment displays. The previous pictures show the process of making it over the course of about a month. You can easily replicate this clock as I have included the logic diagram...
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Sun, 14 Jul 2013 09:53:32 PDT
steampunk clock http://www.instructables.com/id/steampunk-clock-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/VSME/HIUXBB66/FY3VSMEHIUXBB66.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/VSME/HIUXBB66/FY3VSMEHIUXBB66.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/VSME/HIUXBB66/FY3VSMEHIUXBB66.SMALL.jpg spunkman Hello,  my first attempt at steampunk design. This is a clock I found at a flea market and juiced up with various bits of metal and fixtures that were laying around my shop.  For the light I used a 12 volt transformer and 12 v lightbulbs which are turned on by a pull switch on top.  
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 10:59:26 PDT
Good Choice/Bad Choice Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Good-ChoiceBad-Choice-Machine/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJC/BUG0/HHS9RPM7/FJCBUG0HHS9RPM7.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJC/BUG0/HHS9RPM7/FJCBUG0HHS9RPM7.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJC/BUG0/HHS9RPM7/FJCBUG0HHS9RPM7.SMALL.jpg Killer Turtle Made this for my daughters. It tracks their good and bad choices, to help motivate them to do good. It uses an Sainsmart Arduino mega and Doomsday Clock shield (wiki here http://www.samuraicircuits.com/MediaWiki/index.php?title=Doomsday_Clock_Shield.) Use the iDoom header files, not the DoomsDay he...
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Sun, 16 Jun 2013 19:03:12 PDT
Digital Clock using MSP430 http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Clock-using-MSP430/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/CAXF/HHMI4TFU/F4PCAXFHHMI4TFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/CAXF/HHMI4TFU/F4PCAXFHHMI4TFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/CAXF/HHMI4TFU/F4PCAXFHHMI4TFU.SMALL.jpg Samartist hi friends, this is my project on Digital clock, using MSP430G2452 [u can use any 20 pin MSP controller], i have uploaded its schematic with the code here, you can see it working at... http://youtu.be/3GbRLwAJdfM
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Fri, 7 Jun 2013 00:02:05 PDT
Father's day "Pong Clock" http://www.instructables.com/id/Fathers-day-twist-on-a-classic/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/XI78/HH2VXRDI/FX1XI78HH2VXRDI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/XI78/HH2VXRDI/FX1XI78HH2VXRDI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/XI78/HH2VXRDI/FX1XI78HH2VXRDI.SMALL.jpg SuperTech-IT Many of you have already built, or plan to build the infamous "Pong Clock" seen here on Instructables by mrnick1234567. I've made a few improvements, and spruced it up for dear old Dad. After surveying a number of parents who might like the clock, there were 2 complaints that were most often repeat...
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Thu, 6 Jun 2013 08:20:56 PDT
Circuit Board Desk Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Board-Desk-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/JEV0/HHJOIIEN/FKEJEV0HHJOIIEN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/JEV0/HHJOIIEN/FKEJEV0HHJOIIEN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/JEV0/HHJOIIEN/FKEJEV0HHJOIIEN.SMALL.jpg cXrisB  Circuit Board Desk Clock: old circuit board - quartz clock movement - AA battery - simple and quick. The metal hands are bent to clear the components. Clear self-stick bumpers are used to mark hours.
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 16:40:13 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...
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 13:20:57 PDT
Turn your Real Time Clock module into a mini-shield. Eliminate annoying wires. http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-your-Real-Time-Clock-module-into-a-mini-shiel/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/B3IX/HH2VJEFW/FOBB3IXHH2VJEFW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/B3IX/HH2VJEFW/FOBB3IXHH2VJEFW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/B3IX/HH2VJEFW/FOBB3IXHH2VJEFW.SMALL.jpg SuperTech-IT One thing I hate while prototyping is all those wires everywhere! Well, I looked at my I2C Tiny RTC module, and thought... "If I line up the SCL with A5 (which is where it connects for my library) and SDA with A4...it puts the VCC into A3, and GND into A2..." and I though - if you can power an LED o...
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Mon, 27 May 2013 08:05:40 PDT
3d printable clock http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-printable-clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/FT0X/HH2VMTEF/F3GFT0XHH2VMTEF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/FT0X/HH2VMTEF/F3GFT0XHH2VMTEF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/FT0X/HH2VMTEF/F3GFT0XHH2VMTEF.SMALL.jpg Jazzy13 This is a 3d printable clock that I have designed on tinkercad. The numbers on it are holes in the orange part and show up on the red.  The holes in between the numbers go all the way down. The hole in the middle are for clock hands. I have designed it with a ring on the back so it may be hung up. I...
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Fri, 24 May 2013 14:45:30 PDT
Mario Mushroom Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Mushroom-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/S260/HH2VFJE8/FO5S260HH2VFJE8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/S260/HH2VFJE8/FO5S260HH2VFJE8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/S260/HH2VFJE8/FO5S260HH2VFJE8.SMALL.jpg TardisBoy97 This is a design for a clock I did for school, I had many malfunctions with my computer and lost many images describing the steps. But I thought I would show what I did and show how easy it was. The programs I used were, VCARVE, Prodesktop, and a basic image editing program, I used Preview.
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Wed, 22 May 2013 23:02:33 PDT
Made it at TechShop (PGH) - Upcycled Ikea Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Made-it-at-TechShop-PGH-Upcycled-Ikea-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/BAWU/HFD1DQQQ/FGLBAWUHFD1DQQQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/BAWU/HFD1DQQQ/FGLBAWUHFD1DQQQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/BAWU/HFD1DQQQ/FGLBAWUHFD1DQQQ.SMALL.jpg andyleer I found a $.99 clock at Ikea called the Vakis. It's a nice little clock with a simple face, very plain looking. I thought it would be great to add a wooden veneer to it to class it up a little. I made this at TechShop PGH on a Trotec Speedy 300 Laser with Corel Draw. 
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Sun, 14 Apr 2013 16:53:53 PDT
just for your inspiration http://www.instructables.com/id/just-for-your-inspiration/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/3RAL/HDOW3JG6/F1S3RALHDOW3JG6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/3RAL/HDOW3JG6/F1S3RALHDOW3JG6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/3RAL/HDOW3JG6/F1S3RALHDOW3JG6.SMALL.jpg kenyer Just to inspire you, I share some old projects that never made it to become an ible.
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Fri, 1 Mar 2013 07:11:29 PST
bike clock http://www.instructables.com/id/bike-clock-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/BES4/HCJOD4S0/F4FBES4HCJOD4S0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/BES4/HCJOD4S0/F4FBES4HCJOD4S0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/BES4/HCJOD4S0/F4FBES4HCJOD4S0.SMALL.jpg feeblington just a little hinter for those wondering various ways to do this as i've seen a few but havn't had certain parts. FINAL TAKE:! complete - fully tensioned as you would a normal wheel old 20" bmx wheel from halfords 36H, same spokes and nipples I used 12 of them  44T sprocket off cheapo BMX clock mec...
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Thu, 31 Jan 2013 06:49:52 PST
QR Code Digital Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/QR-Digital-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/9U2R/HAWSHV96/FSG9U2RHAWSHV96.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/9U2R/HAWSHV96/FSG9U2RHAWSHV96.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/9U2R/HAWSHV96/FSG9U2RHAWSHV96.SMALL.jpg davidhend I have been kicking around the idea of making myself a new watch recently.  One of the ideas I came up with was to try to display the current time in the form of a QR code or "Quick Response Code".  I started off by doing a little research into how to make a QR code.  I came across an easy to u...
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Thu, 27 Dec 2012 13:22:11 PST
Rotating Dial Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotating-Dial-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/SPZZ/HAWBW5SB/F04SPZZHAWBW5SB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/SPZZ/HAWBW5SB/F04SPZZHAWBW5SB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/SPZZ/HAWBW5SB/F04SPZZHAWBW5SB.SMALL.jpg drsantanu i am from india,[kolkata.].here the clock is AJANTA clock readilly available at local market, price about Rs 100.i have modified the normal hour min sec hands clock to a rotating dial clock. just made 3 dials of descending diameter and attach them by glue on hour-min-sec hand from largest diameter t...
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Wed, 19 Dec 2012 07:50:13 PST
Rotating clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Combined-technics/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/OVHK/H9K2FW7Y/FOPOVHKH9K2FW7Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/OVHK/H9K2FW7Y/FOPOVHKH9K2FW7Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/OVHK/H9K2FW7Y/FOPOVHKH9K2FW7Y.SMALL.jpg Alcyon Combination of different  techniques. The housing of this clock is made according to the design of mr. Paris. See the link below to his clock. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Sprintronic-Clock-with-Laser-Cut-Case/ The construction of the clockwork is according this instuctable http://www.inst...
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Sun, 18 Nov 2012 02:57:53 PST
Make an accurate Arduino clock using only one wire - NO external hardware needed! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-accurate-Arduino-clock-using-only-one-wire/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/R1VT/H9G0ST07/FBMR1VTH9G0ST07.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/R1VT/H9G0ST07/FBMR1VTH9G0ST07.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/R1VT/H9G0ST07/FBMR1VTH9G0ST07.SMALL.jpg relic1974 How to make an Arduino clock - without using external oscillators or clock chips: (more of my projects on our research website - click the arduino logo top of home page) You will need: An Arduino board (just about any flavor will work fine) and software 1 LED 1 Jumper Wire (Wiring Example Updat...
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Sat, 17 Nov 2012 07:26:33 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...
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Fri, 2 Nov 2012 16:14:32 PDT
louder alarm clock hack http://www.instructables.com/id/louder-alarm-clock-hack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/TXX4/H8NA3WRR/FIWTXX4H8NA3WRR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/TXX4/H8NA3WRR/FIWTXX4H8NA3WRR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/TXX4/H8NA3WRR/FIWTXX4H8NA3WRR.SMALL.jpg donovan2themax5 hope u like it i made this for free and it took me less than two minutes to build
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Wed, 24 Oct 2012 17:43:39 PDT
Cigar Box iHome http://www.instructables.com/id/Cigar-Box-iHome/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/Q0YE/H8CVI7GA/FEYQ0YEH8CVI7GA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/Q0YE/H8CVI7GA/FEYQ0YEH8CVI7GA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/Q0YE/H8CVI7GA/FEYQ0YEH8CVI7GA.SMALL.jpg picklednerd This is less of an instructable, and more of me just showing my work. I got tired of my iHome's appearance and decided to give it some plastic surgery to better fit my taste. I'd been keeping my Dremel in a pretty nice cigar box for quite some time, and decided the tool could find another home in a ...
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Thu, 18 Oct 2012 13:29:15 PDT
Ever-Lasting Solar/Battery Operated Clock Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Ever-Lasting-SolarBattery-Operated-Clock-Design/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/96L4/H82U8C2G/FGN96L4H82U8C2G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/96L4/H82U8C2G/FGN96L4H82U8C2G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/96L4/H82U8C2G/FGN96L4H82U8C2G.SMALL.jpg SharadScience The idea behind this clock was to design it in such a way that one never has to change the batteries. I have a few clocks mounted high on the wall and it's always an inconvenience to replace those batteries. In this scenario, I'm planning on integrating a solar panel that I rescued from those solar ...
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Fri, 12 Oct 2012 20:51:25 PDT
3D Printed Hanging Internal Gear Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Internal-Gear-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/55LO/H82U8CNZ/FMU55LOH82U8CNZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/55LO/H82U8CNZ/FMU55LOH82U8CNZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/55LO/H82U8CNZ/FMU55LOH82U8CNZ.SMALL.jpg PaulMakesThings Before I became a robotic engineer I had an internship designing gears. I thought it would be fun to use what I learned for the 3D design contest. This clock all hangs from the top pinion, which is to be driven by the minute shaft of a clock motor (or 1 rev per hour timing motor if you can find on...
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Fri, 12 Oct 2012 19:53:05 PDT
Resin Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Resin-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/BLSD/H7430BKS/FXRBLSDH7430BKS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/BLSD/H7430BKS/FXRBLSDH7430BKS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/BLSD/H7430BKS/FXRBLSDH7430BKS.SMALL.jpg admoure This clock was made for test the resistant of a display immersed in polyester resin.  The real project will be an intervalometer for a reflex camera. The second image was the first try to immerse a display into polyester resin, because of the resin can reach high temperature while curing, a LCD is ...
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Sun, 23 Sep 2012 10:21:58 PDT
Zebrano Desk Top Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Zebrano-Desk-Top-Alarm-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/DR8R/H742FBRZ/FPLDR8RH742FBRZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/DR8R/H742FBRZ/FPLDR8RH742FBRZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/DR8R/H742FBRZ/FPLDR8RH742FBRZ.SMALL.jpg Ricardo Loureiro As a project for university we were given a brief to find materials which were going to be discarded and turn them into a saleble product giving these materials value and making the product desirable, these materials i found were wood offcuts both natural and commercial board, and a discarded clock ...
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Mon, 17 Sep 2012 06:09:30 PDT
3D printed disposable flatware clock (after Samuel Bernier's design) http://www.instructables.com/id/Iteration-on-the-Disposable-flatware-clock-by-Samu/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/C5YV/H4VQGSAJ/FU6C5YVH4VQGSAJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/C5YV/H4VQGSAJ/FU6C5YVH4VQGSAJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/C5YV/H4VQGSAJ/FU6C5YVH4VQGSAJ.SMALL.jpg agomes6 I recently saw this Instructable http://www.instructables.com/id/Disposable-flatware-clock/ by Samuel Bernier and I loved the look of it so I had to go ahead and do it myself....3D printed version (not the plasticware....but i could :D) Materials: clock plasticware (approx 15mm wide on the handle s...
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Tue, 17 Jul 2012 13:24:00 PDT
Whale Desk Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Whale-Desk-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/JHXW/H2WEUTDV/FARJHXWH2WEUTDV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/JHXW/H2WEUTDV/FARJHXWH2WEUTDV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/JHXW/H2WEUTDV/FARJHXWH2WEUTDV.SMALL.jpg Carleyy Call it the Clock Whale. Some years ago - never mind how long precisely - having few timepieces on my table, and nothing particular to interest me online, I thought I would put together a wooden clock that would take the place of my phone on my desk. Whenever I find myself wondering what time it is ...
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Fri, 1 Jun 2012 17:54:54 PDT
World's Most Accurate Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Worlds-Most-Accurate-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/9Z1O/H2MYKIYA/FBV9Z1OH2MYKIYA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/9Z1O/H2MYKIYA/FBV9Z1OH2MYKIYA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/9Z1O/H2MYKIYA/FBV9Z1OH2MYKIYA.SMALL.jpg Miss Paint Hello Instructablers! The World's Most Accurate Clock is always right. Set it the hands to where ever you want, and the time is always correct. You don't even have to put in batteries. It always NOW somewhere in the world. It may even be NOW where you are. Rather, it is almost certainly NOW where y...
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Tue, 29 May 2012 21:27:24 PDT
Craig's Modern RGB LED Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Craigs-Modern-RGB-LED-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/TXWY/H1YOB6HP/FX5TXWYH1YOB6HP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/TXWY/H1YOB6HP/FX5TXWYH1YOB6HP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/TXWY/H1YOB6HP/FX5TXWYH1YOB6HP.SMALL.jpg craiglindley I needed a nice looking clock for my new home so I decided to design and build one. This clock uses an Arduino compatible micro controller, a Chronodot real time clock module and a 14 LED segment of a RGB LED ribbon. Pictures of my build, a schematic and links to the firmware are available at the l...
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Fri, 11 May 2012 16:29:55 PDT
Arduino Analog Hard Drive POV Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Hard-Drive-POV-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/7NZF/H1EMHWYL/FAX7NZFH1EMHWYL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/7NZF/H1EMHWYL/FAX7NZFH1EMHWYL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/7NZF/H1EMHWYL/FAX7NZFH1EMHWYL.SMALL.jpg davidhend This work is based off the work of two other individuals that did an excellent job of paving the way for my project.  Author:vishnubob http://www.instructables.com/id/Hard-Drive-Persistence-of-Vision-HDPOV/ His work was based off Ian Smiths version of the same type of clock. http://www.ian.org/HD-...
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Wed, 25 Apr 2012 12:47:36 PDT
"Fable" 3D printed Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Fable-3D-printed-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/8CFI/H0FLRKFU/F2T8CFIH0FLRKFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/8CFI/H0FLRKFU/F2T8CFIH0FLRKFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/8CFI/H0FLRKFU/F2T8CFIH0FLRKFU.SMALL.jpg stopboris This is our design "Fable", a 3D printed mantle clock that displays time whilst depicting a tranquil and fairytale like scene.   The classically shaped domed cage frames the rotating tree which moves with every second gently swaying the swing as time passes by and the hour and minute hands rotate wi...
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Mon, 2 Apr 2012 02:54:28 PDT
Project'hour : Hack a LCD clock into a projector slide http://www.instructables.com/id/Projecthour-Hack-a-LCD-clock-into-a-projector-s/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/6S4K/GVOW53WG/FDQ6S4KGVOW53WG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/6S4K/GVOW53WG/FDQ6S4KGVOW53WG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/6S4K/GVOW53WG/FDQ6S4KGVOW53WG.SMALL.jpg jovolomo How to hack a LCD clock to project time through a slide projector. For this Instructable, I chose the Photo Instructable because it would have made no sense to describe steps that wont be the same for you as you probably won't have the same LCD. I'll do my best so you can understand how I did and s...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2011 16:46:04 PST
Magical Location Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Magical-Location-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/6I2J/GT19NRQN/FXW6I2JGT19NRQN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/6I2J/GT19NRQN/FXW6I2JGT19NRQN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/6I2J/GT19NRQN/FXW6I2JGT19NRQN.SMALL.jpg engrstephens !!This is my first instructable. I will be refining this after the contest as necessary but for now, here it is! I got the idea from a popular book and movie (I’m sure you can guess!). Combining Google Latitude with NOAA and Arduino and we can make some magic! Materials: 1. Arduino 2. Adafru...
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Mon, 26 Sep 2011 21:08:21 PDT
Digital Roman Numeral clock http://www.instructables.com/id/roman-numeral-clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/2H7X/GT19NKZZ/FED2H7XGT19NKZZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/2H7X/GT19NKZZ/FED2H7XGT19NKZZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/2H7X/GT19NKZZ/FED2H7XGT19NKZZ.SMALL.jpg tmig A Digital Roman Numeral Clock See it in action in the quicktime movies attached ! There are many ways to display time in both analog and digital, but one never seen by most is a digital Roman numeral clock. I have created one using the following parts: -PIC18F8F46K20 starter kit -PICKit2 from Mic...
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Mon, 26 Sep 2011 10:25:04 PDT
Stripped Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Stripped-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/E3EG/GSVJV6U7/F1UE3EGGSVJV6U7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/E3EG/GSVJV6U7/F1UE3EGGSVJV6U7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/E3EG/GSVJV6U7/F1UE3EGGSVJV6U7.SMALL.jpg Fifas Clock made from simple components. Stripped Style. =D I can't really make a Step-by-Step Instructable for this now. But If you want to make a clock like this, here's some details. This clock is prepared to work with 230V ~50Hz. In my case, I don't have an alarm, but the IC allow you to put one. ...
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Thu, 22 Sep 2011 09:06:24 PDT
swinging sticks kinetic energy sculpture (CLOCK) http://www.instructables.com/id/swinging-sticks-kinetic-energy-sculpture-CLOCK/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/3H8L/GSNQENTT/FI13H8LGSNQENTT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/3H8L/GSNQENTT/FI13H8LGSNQENTT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/3H8L/GSNQENTT/FI13H8LGSNQENTT.SMALL.jpg hasha2000 After seeing the Swinging Sicks Kinetic Energy Sculpture on Ironman 2, I thought it would make a decent clock. Tools used: drill, saw, tap, scissors, and a round file, nails. W/ a few other as you can tell. Materials: Quartz clock movement, 5"X6" wood plaque, Wood sticks 1/2"X1/8"X2', wood dowel 1...
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Tue, 20 Sep 2011 10:24:36 PDT
Hand painted Zelda Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-painted-Zelda-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/Q83O/GSNQE253/F24Q83OGSNQE253.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/Q83O/GSNQE253/F24Q83OGSNQE253.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/Q83O/GSNQE253/F24Q83OGSNQE253.SMALL.jpg Nmanfly  
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Fri, 16 Sep 2011 16:22:16 PDT
Propeller Clock (from an old HDD) http://www.instructables.com/id/Propeller-Clock-from-an-old-HDD/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/5ZCI/GSLF1PF3/FLV5ZCIGSLF1PF3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/5ZCI/GSLF1PF3/FLV5ZCIGSLF1PF3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/5ZCI/GSLF1PF3/FLV5ZCIGSLF1PF3.SMALL.jpg snarcis old HDD transformed into a Propeller Clock. PIC16F876A + magnetic field sensor for counting the number of rotations.
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Fri, 16 Sep 2011 01:03:40 PDT
Wall Binary Clock (80 LEDs) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Binary-Clock-80-LEDs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/LO3B/GSLJRAPB/FA4LO3BGSLJRAPB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/LO3B/GSLJRAPB/FA4LO3BGSLJRAPB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/LO3B/GSLJRAPB/FA4LO3BGSLJRAPB.SMALL.jpg snarcis A real time Wall Binary Clock. 80 LEDs + Microchip PIC16F876A + DS1307 (RTC)
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Fri, 16 Sep 2011 00:00:17 PDT
Alarm Clock Deconstructed http://www.instructables.com/id/Alarm-Clock-Deconstructed/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/NXSN/GSIFG1ZW/FN5NXSNGSIFG1ZW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/NXSN/GSIFG1ZW/FN5NXSNGSIFG1ZW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/NXSN/GSIFG1ZW/FN5NXSNGSIFG1ZW.SMALL.jpg kevin.gibbons No longer like your old digital clock? take it apart to the bare essentials! never hear that annoying alarm again. new technological futuristic looking clock and still able to set the time.
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Tue, 13 Sep 2011 21:48:59 PDT
Recycled RAM Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-RAM-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/WZAN/GSILY4KK/FWSWZANGSILY4KK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/WZAN/GSILY4KK/FWSWZANGSILY4KK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/WZAN/GSILY4KK/FWSWZANGSILY4KK.SMALL.jpg redsunmtm those clocks are made with 086/286/386/486 RAM chips soldered toghether forming the main body and an old CDRom to do the plate.
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Sun, 11 Sep 2011 08:12:12 PDT
Night and Day Clock! http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-and-Day-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/9H17/GS4EJ2UN/F4M9H17GS4EJ2UN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/9H17/GS4EJ2UN/F4M9H17GS4EJ2UN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/9H17/GS4EJ2UN/F4M9H17GS4EJ2UN.SMALL.jpg WyoJustin (This is a simple conversion of FlorinC's amazing Wise Clock 3)  This project displays an animated map that dipicts where the sun is shining on the surface of the Earth.  No need to set a timezone here.  This is truly a global clock.  I've always admired the GeoChron clock but for normal people it...
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Sat, 3 Sep 2011 16:33:21 PDT
Arduino Binary Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Binary-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/G2N8/GS3BB8GX/FZQG2N8GS3BB8GX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/G2N8/GS3BB8GX/FZQG2N8GS3BB8GX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/G2N8/GS3BB8GX/FZQG2N8GS3BB8GX.SMALL.jpg Macgyver THX It has an "arduino brain" to show us what time is it in a binary way. The first row of leds are the hours and the second one indicates the minutes. You will have to add up to be on time. It can work with a 9v battery or with an AC/DC adapter. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DfyoCdWcFcM
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Sat, 3 Sep 2011 13:08:41 PDT
The Acoustic Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Acoustic-Alarm/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/N6LD/GRTHMVMI/FQSN6LDGRTHMVMI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/N6LD/GRTHMVMI/FQSN6LDGRTHMVMI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/N6LD/GRTHMVMI/FQSN6LDGRTHMVMI.SMALL.jpg jamie2903 The Acoustic Alarm allows the user a more pleasant way of waking up in the morning. Inspired by various musical instruments, The Acoustic Alarm uses a rotational pick to pluck guitar strings to awaken its user. Human emotions are influenced by many factors, and one which irritates people the most i...
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Thu, 1 Sep 2011 07:49:26 PDT
Homemade Bicycle Theme Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Bicycle-Theme-Clock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/CHOY/GRTHMQSD/F6ZCHOYGRTHMQSD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/CHOY/GRTHMQSD/F6ZCHOYGRTHMQSD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/CHOY/GRTHMQSD/F6ZCHOYGRTHMQSD.SMALL.jpg DoDo729 As a bicycle mechanic, I wanted a bicycle themed clock for my shop.  I looked around at the ones available in the stores, but they were all pretty generic, so, I made my own.  Here is what I did: MATERIALS LIST: 1 - Piece of 1/4" plywood cut 12"X12" 1 - New bicycle chain 1 - Pedal gear ring 1 - Pi...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2011 05:25:56 PDT