FriDIY: Build an alarm clock that steals your duvet to wake you up


If you’re one of those people who can’t be woken with auditory alarms, vibrating wristbands and smart lamps, it might be time to consider a more drastic measure. Behold the duvet eating alarm clock! With the combined power of a microcontroller, some bicycle cogs and spare bits of wood, this clever contraption cooked up by Bristol-based DIY master 1up Living will yank your duvet off your bed when it’s time to get up. Savage, but (likely) effective. It does take a fair bit of work, though, including sourcing a winch, bicycle parts and wood from around the web, and sawing…

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