3D Design

Neopixel Clock, V2

 Idea After building my first Neopixel Clock, I decided I needed one for myself. There was no way I was going to solder 90 lengths of wire onto 180 tiny pads again, though, so I knew I needed to design a custom PCB. This necessitated a redesign of the Read more…

By David Zweben, ago
3D Design

Neopixel Clock, V1

Idea I had created clocks prior to this with LED arrays, but I wasn’t satisfied with the sharp points of light the individual LEDs produced. I wanted a diffuser. I had the idea kicking around for a while, with prototypes of enclosures for digits lit by individual LEDs, but the Read more…

By David Zweben, ago
Electronics

LED Matrix Clock, V1

Idea I was interested in building LED matrices, and I had successfully built a 3×3 matrix as a test, so I decided to scale it up and make a fully-custom clock. Design I produced this clock before I had a 3D printer, so I designed it such that the hardware Read more…

By David Zweben, ago