Make some time in your schedule for the Clocks Contest! The only requirement for this contest is that you make a clock of some type. We are looking for clocks which really show off your making prowess. Share a clock for your chance to win some cool prizes such as a Jibo social robot, a 3-axis handheld gimbal, or a Leatherman multitool.

Get Building! Time is running out!

The Clocks Contest is closed.

Grand Prize

24 Prizes

Grand Prize (1)

One Grand Prize winner will receive:
  • A Jibo Home Robot
  • An Instructables Prize Pack

First Prize (3)

Three First Prize winners will receive:
  • An Evo Shift 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal
  • An Instructables Prize Pack

Second (10)

Ten Second Prize winners will receive:
  • A Leatherman Surge
  • An Instructables Prize Pack

Runner Up (10)

Ten Runner Up winners will receive:
  • An Instructables Prize Pack
How It Works

Write an Instructable

Create a new Instructable that fits the guidelines outlined in the contest description above. To be eligible, Instructables must be published between May 28, 2018 and Jul 30, 2018 (11:59pm PT).


Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select Clocks Contest. If you have entries currently eligible for entry, it will also show up by clicking "Enter this Contest" on the right side of this page.


Entries are accepted by Instructables staff within one business day Monday - Friday. What matters is the submission time, not acceptance time.


A panel of judges made up of Instructables staff and respected members of the community rate the finalists. The averages of the ratings determine the winners.


When the winners are decided they will be notified and announced here on the contest page.