Ultra Low-Power (35nA!) Programmable Timer using TI TPL5111
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Ultra Low-Power (35nA!) Programmable Timer using TI TPL5111

Ultra Low-Power (35nA!) Programmable Timer using TI TPL5111. Imagine a system for example that has to work from a small coin cell for 5-10 years. TPL5111 solves a typical problem in low power wireless systems- things need to be off most of the time, and wake up periodically to...

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T-baneklokke – A Coundown clock
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T-baneklokke – A Coundown clock

Joakim made a coundown clock for his wife and documented the whole process on his blog: The clock is built using an Arduino, and has a battery powered real time clock to remember the time while powered off. To make it truly stand alone I added the possibility to set the time and...

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Fluke/Philips PM66xx Frequency Counter OCXO Upgrade
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Fluke/Philips PM66xx Frequency Counter OCXO Upgrade

In this post Dan Watson documents an OCXO upgrade board he designed for the Fluke/Philips PM66xx line of frequency counters. A few months ago I purchased a Philips PM6674 frequency counter on eBay. It's an older 9 digit counter with two channels that has a maximum input frequency of...

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DS1307 RTC Module
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DS1307 RTC Module

The module based on DS1307, The DS1307 serial real-time clock (RTC) is a low-power, full binary-coded decimal (BCD) clock/calendar plus 56 bytes of NV SRAM. Address and data are transferred serially through an I²C, bidirectional bus. The clock/calendar provides seconds, minutes,...

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OpenSource Arduino OLED Clock with temperature measurement
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OpenSource Arduino OLED Clock with temperature measurement

Konstantin Dimitrov has published his Arduino OLED clock which uses DS1307 real time clock module and TMP102 temperature sensor that communicate through I2C. This clock will not only show you exact time and date but also it will show you the ambient temperature in both Fahrenheit...

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MSP430 VFD Clock
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MSP430 VFD Clock

Daniel Johnson @ danielelectronics.com has build a VFD Tube Clock based on MSP430 microcontroller and explains it's code. I wanted to do a follow-up to my last clock build, the MSP430 Analog Gauge Clock, reusing some of the code from that project, and I had an IV-18 vacuum...

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Power ON Delay Switch
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Power ON Delay Switch

Power-ON Delay Switch which can be used in all applications requiring a delay during power-on from 1 to 60 seconds. Specifications Supply input 5 VDC Relay output SPDT relay Relay specification 5 A @ 250 VAC Preset adjustable range function Power-On LED...

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230 VAC Timer
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230 VAC Timer

Classic AC 230 V Timer project can be used in all application requiring a timer of up-to 3 Minutes to operate or control any AC mains load of up-to 200 Watts. This project is based on the Classic 555 Timer IC, triggering a TRIAC. Input and Output is Optically...

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