TF WordClock

The Tempus Fugit is a simple WordClock interface board for your Raspberry Pi Zero orIMG_2102
Arduino Nano. The time in words is spelt out on an 8 by 8 letter matrix, with accuracy maintained using an on-board battery backed real time clock chip. The initial production was funded through crowd funding .

The TF has bee tested with all variants of the Pi Zero including the new PiZeroW, it can also be used with any of the B or A boards, more details on this can be found in the instructions manual.

With the Kickstarter finished I am now accepting orders for WordClock board as a kit or ready built.

£19.00 Kit (PiZero / Nano NOT included)
£25.00 Built & Tested board,  (PiZero / Nano NOT included)

£5 bare PCB (no parts supplied)
£5 TA23-11SRWA High Red Kingbright LED matrix

£9 MicroSD card (16G) pre-programmed with TF WordClock Python Application
£4 Arduino Nano clone pre-programmed with TF WordClock Arduino Application

£1 Set of French, Dutch and Latin word templates   (English word templates are included with kit and ready built boards. Latin is not supported in the current s/w)

Postage rates depend on shipping address and what you order, orders less than £20 will generally be sent using an untracked service, orders over £20 will be sent using a tracked and signed service where available.

(Please email using me at  via the contact box below indicating which options you are interested in, and I will send an invoice via PayPal)

(Prices  shown are inclusive of VAT. Software and build instructions will supplied by download)