Spectrum – Time in 8 Colors

Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

Sam says: SPECTRUM is a stylish fun watch with a scientific background. It started as binary idea. 1 is an activated LED and 0 is a deactivated LED. Or you can say, one is white and 0 is black. I had the basic shades for the basic numbers and thought it would be cool to give all the other numbers parts of the color spectrum. The cool thing is, the spectrum can be divided into 8 distinguishable colors! I’m using four long bars to tell the time. This is inspired by emission spectra of elements that get passed by light (Thank you, my astronomy teacher). Continue reading

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P-Zero: The Petrol-head LED watch

Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: As people will know by now I am a bit of a petrol head and love anything to do with cars and motorcyles etc. I was looking at designing an LED watch using a standard analogue format when I realised that the LEDs looked rather like the spokes of a car alloy wheel, “P-Zero” (the name of a famous performance tyre) was born.

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