I Like Sundials

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    Accurate Local Time From a Sundial

    I wanted to make a sundial which would be a serious timepiece, i.e.  tell the time accurately. I soon discovered that it was not a simple matter. I read about the Equation of Time, Time Zones, Daylight Saving, and the effect of local longitude. However, I set to work with an...
    pnaeroneer pnaeroneer
    70+, M
    Sep 18, 2009

    ...especially Unusual Dials.

    I like unusual sundials: those that cast their shadows with columns of water, those that use light instead of shadow, the analemmatic dials that use you to cast the shadow, the sundial for the blind, digital sundials, the sundial bridge in Redding, CA. And I like dials that do...
    EBunbury EBunbury
    46-50, M
    4 Responses May 10, 2008

    Vertical Sundial

    I like a lot to build vertical paper sundials, I program a webpage to do that, enjoy  http://sundial.damia.net
    nereid nereid
    36-40, M
    Nov 1, 2009
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