Inside the digital clock from a Soyuz spacecraft
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Inside the digital clock from a Soyuz spacecraft

Ken Shirriff published an interesting article on his blog. He writes: We recently obtained a clock that flew on a Soyuz space mission.1 The clock, manufactured in 1984, contains over 100 integrated circuits on ten circuit boards. Why is the clock so complicated? In this blog post, I...

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Network Clock using ESP8266 and OLED display
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Network Clock using ESP8266 and OLED display

There are several situations where using an RTC could adversely affect your project by increasing cost, size, time accuracy or IO requirements. To prevent this, especially in ESP/WiFi-based or other clock-reliant projects, makers usually turn to obtain time information from NTP servers....

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Arduino IN-14 Nixie Clock with a DS1307 RTC
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Arduino IN-14 Nixie Clock with a DS1307 RTC

GreatScottLab @ instructables.com shows us how to build an Arduino Nano based Nixie clock that features DS1307 RTC clock and 4x IN-14 Nixie tubes. He writes: In this project I will show you how to create a retro nixie clock. That means I will show you how you can control nixie tubes...

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Arduino Wristwatch
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Arduino Wristwatch

This simple digital watch is inspired by the Eiriks Binary Wrist Watch from Sverd Industries! Check it out if you didn't already. by Marijo Blažević Watch uses the same microcontroller as one on Arduino UNO - super hackable and easy to use! In this tutorial, I'll be showing how you...

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GPS Clock using uLisp
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GPS Clock using uLisp

David Johnson-Davies writes about his experiments with interfacing a low-cost serial GPS module directly to uLisp, to create projects such as a GPS clock. He writes: I’ll also describe a GPS speedometer and odometer, and a simple navigator, in later posts. The module I used is the...

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Arduino Clock on IN-18 Nixie Tubes with a LONG Service Life
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Arduino Clock on IN-18 Nixie Tubes with a LONG Service Life

Build your own Nixie tube clock/thermometer/display with ease. by Grisha Anofriev @ www.hackster.io We set out to create a Nixie clock or just an information indicator on the largest ex-Soviet IN-18 tubes as an Arduino shield-compatible with both Uno and Mega boards. After a long...

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Enix: The Modern Nixie Clock
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Enix: The Modern Nixie Clock

Here at electronics-lab.com we love Nixie clocks and when we came across this beautiful IN-14 clock we thought that worth sharing the news with you. This is a beautifully sleek product that gives new life to vintage components. Argon Prototypes Inc. has launched a kickstarter campaign...

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NIMO Clock – Recreating the look of a 60’s CRT display
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NIMO Clock – Recreating the look of a 60’s CRT display

Recreating the look of a 60's CRT display with small LCDs. By Paul Bricmont @ hackster.io: My design uses six 1.44-inch TFT LCD displays to display NIMO-style digits. These small LCD displays are cheap (around $3.50 US each) and use the ST7735 chipset and SPI bus. To drive the...

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