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Morphing Digital Clock Will Show You A Good Time

A few weeks ago, set out to emulate a 7-segment display with an LED matrix. Seems easy enough, right? Right. He also wanted to come up with a new way to transition between digits, which is a much harder task. 165 more words

Microcontrollers

Driftwood Binary Clock Is No Hollow Achievement

It’s about time we had another awesome clock post around here. has liked binary clocks since he was 0 and decided to make one in stunning fashion by using driftwood… 192 more words

Arduino Hacks

Gyrotourbillion Blesses The Eyes, Hard to Say

Clock movements are beautifully complex things. Made up of gears and springs, they’re designed to tick away and keep accurate time. Unfortunately, due to the vagaries of the universe, various sources of error tend to creep in – things like temperature changes, mechanical shocks, and so on. 202 more words

Clock Hacks

Clock Plays a Game of Pong with Itself to Pass the Time

Would you play a game of Pong where each set lasts exactly one minute and the right player is guaranteed to win 60 times more than the left player? 265 more words

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Analog Meters Become a Clock for Father's Day

Around Father’s Day each year, we usually see a small spate of dad-oriented projects. Some are projects by dads or granddads for the kids, while others are gifts for the big guy. 213 more words

Clock Hacks

Clock This! A 3D-Printed Escapement Mechanism

Traditional mechanical clockmaking is an art that despite being almost the archetype of precision engineering skill, appears rarely in our world of hardware hackers. That’s because making a clock mechanism is… 180 more words

3d Printer Hacks

Watch The World Spin With The Earth Clock

With the June solstice right around the corner, it’s a perfect time to witness first hand the effects of Earth’s axial tilt on the day’s length above and beyond 60 degrees latitude. 265 more words

Arduino Hacks