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Nifty electromechanical Vane display

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

Eastern Star Geek posted a complete electromechanical clock design for the Vane clock digits we covered earlier: The displays in question are of a 7 segment electromechanical design.  These are not light-up displays, but rather, reflective.  Each segment is a "vane" that has been painted a bright contrasting color, and mounted on a hinge,...

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  • Alan: Reminds me of "bug zappers" shaped like tennis racquet. Outer mesh is ground for human contact, inner mesh has high voltage. They typically run from...
  • KH: He had qualms about electrolytic cap leakage impacting sleep current. I think such leakage is very low and hard to measure using hobby equipment, so...
  • Mike: Love these! great source for makers!
  • KH: Is my eyes playing tricks on me or did he just use gobs and gobs of solder on the top side?
  • Doug: When do we find out the winner??