30 May '16, 8pm

Gutting And Rebuilding A Classic Watch

Gutting And Rebuilding A Classic Watch

No, that watch isn’t broken. In fact, it’s better. [Lukas] got so used to his binary-readout ez430 Chronos watch that when the strap disintegrated he had to build his own to replace it. But most DIY wristwatches are so clunky. [Lukas] wanted something refined, something small, and something timeless. So he shoe-horned some modern components , including an MSP430, into a Casio F-91W watch. The result is a watch that tells time in binary, has a built-in compass, and with some more work will be updatable through an IR receiver that he also managed to fit in there somehow. Now he has the watch that Casio would make today, if fashion had stayed stuck firmly in the early 1990s . (Or not. Apparently, Casio still makes and sells the F-91W. Who knew?) Anyway, back to an epic and pointless hack. Have a look at the tiny, tiny board that [Lukas] made. Marvel in the fact that he drove ...

Full article: http://hackaday.com/2016/05/30/gutting-and-rebuilding-a-c...

Tweets

It'll be sad to see this watch...

watchprosite.com 02 Jun '16, 3pm

If you feel that this is in error, you may contact us by first using the following form. If you have trouble reading the t...

Graceful Lace Wedding Dress for Both Modern and Classic Look

Graceful Lace Wedding Dress for Both Modern and...

elasdress.com 30 May '16, 12am

If you are confused about what kind of dresses should be worn for wedding, well, lace wedding dress will never be wrong. L...

Breitling Chronoliner Red Gold Limited Edition ...

ablogtowatch.com 31 May '16, 4pm

Breitling fans are never short of new pieces to gawk at, and the brand loves to keep delivering. With the Breitling Chrono...

Vachetta Tan Drapes This Nike Tennis Classic Laser

Vachetta Tan Drapes This Nike Tennis Classic Laser

kicksonfire.com 30 May '16, 2pm

Following the recently featured Air Pegasus ’83 , the Nike Tennis Classic is the latest silhouette to receive the trendy v...

Mühl...

ablogtowatch.com 02 Jun '16, 3pm

If the heavy orange accents on the strap option might be too over-the-top for you, the Mühle-Glashütte ProMare Chronograph...

Curious About What’s Next For The Watch Industry? Just Look To Oil & Gas: The Swiss watch industry just recen...

Curious About What’s Next For The Watch Industr...

ablogtowatch.com 05 Jun '16, 7am

The Swiss watch industry just recently entered its deepest slump in years . This is certainly preoccupying the minds of ex...

Another Look At The Nike Tennis Classic Woven

Another Look At The Nike Tennis Classic Woven

kicksonfire.com 29 May '16, 9pm

Considered a remixed version of the Nike Tennis Classic, the woven version is constructed out of leather and textile to cr...

How to the #PreClassic this weekend:

How to the #PreClassic this weekend:

runnersworld.com 27 May '16, 2pm

Those races will be broadcast live on USATF.TV at 11:20 p.m. ET/8:20 p.m. PT, but viewers will need a +PLUS account. (A mo...

Full Results for 2016 Prefontaine Classic

letsrun.com 28 May '16, 11pm

28/05/2016 Prefontaine Classic Eugene (Hayward Field), OR, 28/05/2016 Men's results 100 Metres - Men Wind: +2.6 m/s Pts 1 ...