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DIY/How to Make Mechanical 7 Segment Display from Cardboard!

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Ever wanted to build an enormous timer using 7-segment displays? Here’s a way to do just by using cheap items.In this post I will show you how you can build a diy seven segment display with.

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In today’s video I want to show you 7 segment display with unique machenism that is our own invention. There are 7 circles inside. Each circle has it’s own trigger that read circle program and responds for opening/closing specific segment.

Full assembly instructions are includede in the video! Materials you need: cardbaord, paper, rubber bands, springs and popsicle sticks.

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Anyone who has ever owned a digital watch or clock should recognize seven-segment displays. With the 7 segment displays you can display any number or some alphabets that your heart desires.

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