Indeed, well done.
And that is great idea for the front panel.
cheers, Graham ve3gtc
On 7/8/2019, "jjpurdum via Groups.Io" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Looks great! Nice idea on the plastic front.
On Monday, July 8, 2019, 10:09:31 AM EDT, Roger N5RWK <rwklein@katyweb..net> wrote:
Here is my completed clock kit, using a 4x20 display.Â The case I used was a Hammond RM2015L, which I purchased from Mouser for $8.49 plus shippingÂ I replaced the blank plastic front of the case with a piece of plexiglass cut to the same size.Â I masked it off on the inside to fit the display, and then spray painted it flat black.Â For power, I'm using an old USB cable that I cut up and it's plugged into a 5V wall wart.Â The case nicely fits the clock, display and GPS.
I programmed it to display my grid square and call on line 1.Â Lines 2 and 3 alternate between UTC and local time and date, and Line 4 displays GPS stats, latitude, longitude and altitude.