D/A clock raises/lowers physical segments

Craft & Design Technology
D/A clock raises/lowers physical segments


Alvin Aronson, a student at RISD, made this clock that raises and lowers individual segments of corian gradually to tell the time. Very slick, here’s the video – Link, and his site – Link.

6 thoughts on “D/A clock raises/lowers physical segments

  1. Brian says:

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  2. Mahto says:

    Neat clock… reminds me of this pin clock:


  3. moose says:

    reminds me of the “merry xmas” epsiode of futurama, where fry was hanging from the digital clocktower?

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Becky Stern is a Content Creator at Autodesk/Instructables, and part time faculty at New York’s School of Visual Arts Products of Design grad program. Making and sharing are her two biggest passions, and she's created hundreds of free online DIY tutorials and videos, mostly about technology and its intersection with crafts. Find her @bekathwia on YouTube/Twitter/Instagram.

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