Hard drive clock

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At the weekend I was clearing out some junk and came across a pile of old hard drives. It’s a real shame that with the move to solid state, future generations won’t know the magnetic hard drive - mirrored disks, rare earth magnets, gleaming copper coils - they are things of great beauty.

I’ve had a few hard drive clock instructables on my project bucket list for a while now, so with a bit of brute force hammering and the aid of Makespace’s drill press I knocked up my own homage to the HDD:

Hard drive clock