Posts Tagged ‘Analog’

(English) Compass watch: Navigate in time.

January 17th, 2014
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(English) Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

Laszlo says: An Analog watch concept with silicone covered elastic strap. Choose your color scheme for your mood with individually purchased items.

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(English) Dark Star LED watch lights up facets to tell time.

January 16th, 2014
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(English) Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: Christmas is always a time of inspiration, for some its a time for religious inspiration, for others it might be a time of inspiration to spend more time with friends and family. For me being a watch designing geek I find it a source of inspiration for a concept. In this case the focus of inspiration was a star shaped christmas tree decoration. The points of which were 3d and faceted. This form inspired the display of this design, aptly name “Dark Star”

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(English) Gnomon sundial watch merges ancient & modern

January 14th, 2014
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(English) Design submitted by Brad from the USA.

Brad says: Sundials were brilliant in their day. They are still amazing that they are simple enough for children to be able to make reasonable models of them, yet then can be quite elaborate at times and all can be very accurate. This is a concept to bring that time keeping method with you at all times and available, sunshine or not.

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(English) Stargazer watch uses constellations to tell the time.

January 13th, 2014
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(English) Design submitted by Raphael from the Philippines.

Raphael says: Stargazing has always been something fascinating. Looking up into the heavens and imagining what lies in the murky darkness has been a source of mystery and wonder, and I thought it would be interesting to take the concept of stargazing and put it into a watch design. This is the result.

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(English) vtol: Sci-fi powered LED watch

January 7th, 2014
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(English) Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: As blog regulars know I have a thing for industrial and mechanical designs. Im also a bit of a film buff and gamer and like futuristic cars and planes that often feature.

This design I guess is inspired by futuristic planes from film and games and has a little DNA from earlier designs like “hunter killer” and “drone”.  This design is called “vtol” (vertical take off and landing) and features two jet engine like displays.

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(English) ‘Deflection’ analog watch uses optical distortion to tell the time

January 3rd, 2014
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(English) Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: Back in August 2012 I submitted a design called “Grid” which displayed the time in a very simple analogue format using a projected grid onto slightly 3D looking hands or discs. This gave the watch a retro futuristic look but would have been tricky to make due to the projection element.

This design called “Deflection” gets around this issue but retains the retro futuristic look.

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(English) Hive Cellular LCD watch with hex theme

December 31st, 2013
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(English) Design submitted by Andrew from the UK.

Andrew says: It often said that insects would be the only creatures to survive a nuclear holocaust or by the chemical toxic pollution to the air earth & water cause by the manufacturing or by burning fossil fuels. So perhaps in another couple of million years’ time Insect humanoid tell time using Hive: Cellular, system to tell the clock time or date.

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(English) EYE e-paper watch is watching you!

December 30th, 2013
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(English) Design submitted by William from Norway.

William says: Recently, I have watched an Episode of The Simpsons in which a reference to the movie “A clockwork Orange” was made. This was the starting point of my inspiration for this project…

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Two-Ringed Analog Watch Design

December 20th, 2013
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(English) Design submitted by Daniyar from Kyrgyzstan.

Daniyar says: At first, there was an idea to make something like planets, rotating around the sun. But then i decided to place “planets” at the same orbit. Read the rest of this entry »

Visionary – Analog watch deconstructed

December 16th, 2013
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(English) Design submitted by Jose from Spain.

Jose says: I’ve always been the curiosity to ask me in formal and functional terms, would happen when I disassembling an analog watch to assemble it again but in a different way from the original, maintaining its features. Read the rest of this entry »

Full solar watch continuously activates LED

December 2nd, 2013
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(English) Design submitted by Patrick from France.

Patrick says: With the help of the sun, the “Full-Solar-Watch” is a watch with a large solar panel which makes it possible to activate LED continuously. Read the rest of this entry »

Bilateral shows time in four concentric half rings

November 25th, 2013
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(English) Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says:  This is “Bilateral” an attempt to make a back to basics analogue format watch with an off the shelf movement look a little more interesting. Read the rest of this entry »

Triarch – Old themed analog watch with a twist

November 22nd, 2013
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(English) Design submitted by Jose from Spain.

Jose says: Some time ago, reviewing old papers, I found some old pictures of my technical drawing studies, one of them contained three arcs of a circle, and it has inspired the TRIARCH concept watch. Read the rest of this entry »

Crimson watch tells time in a mysterious way

November 21st, 2013
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(English) Design submitted by Firdaus from Malaysia.

Firdaus says: A mysterious way of time telling with eclipse code; this is Crimson watch design.

Despite its cryptic look, the time telling on Crimson is relatively easy to read. The eclipse ring indicates current hour and extended lights indicate current minute, all in analog +4 format. The watch material can be made in acetate (as depicted – black acetate) or stainless steel body and strap.                                                                                              Read the rest of this entry »

Single hand analog watch

November 20th, 2013
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(English) Design submitted by Anders from Sweden.

Anders says: A few weeks ago, I misread the wall clock at work. A colleague remarked that this blog has made me incapable of reading ordinary clocks, and I made some jokes about how weird a watch needs to be for me to be able to tell the time. One joke was that it can’t have two hands. That thought stayed, and I decided to make something of it.

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