BEFORE YOU BEGIN
Atomic Projection Clock
TEMPERATURE AND ALARM WINDOW
TIME AND CALENDAR WINDOWS
STANDARD WARRANTY INFORMATION
Thank you for selecting the Honeywell Atomic Projection Clock. This
device delivers a precise time keeping with projecting the time and
temperature onto the wall or the ceiling.
In this package you will find:
One Atomic Projection Clock
One AC adapter
One User Manual
Please keep this manual handy as you use your new item. It contains
practical step-by-step instructions, as well as technical specifications and
precautions you should know.
Precise time and date set via RF signals from the US Atomic
Calendar displaying date with month and day in English, Spanish
12 or 24 hour time format
Dual crescendo time alarm with programmable snooze
Moon phase calendar
Temperature unit selection in Fahrenheit or Celsius
Projects time or temperature on ceiling or wall
Control image with 180° rotation or flip
AC/DC adapter included for continuous projection
TEMPERATURE AND ALARM WINDOW
Allows programming ALARM 2 and its snooze interval
Displays indoor temperature and alarms
Activates or deactivates ALARM 2
Displays time with seconds and US map
Displays month, date, day of the week abbreviation, year and moon
Allows rotating of the projected image clockwise or counterclockwise
K. BATTERY COMPARTMENTS
UP (+) button
Accommodate 2 (two) UM-3 or AA 1.5V alkaline batteries
Increases all function parameters
Allows toggling between 12 and 24 hour time format
When pressed and held activates US Time Zone selection
Allows adjusting the projected image sharpness
Enforce a time signal search when DOWN (-) buttons are
M. 2 CLOCK FEET
pressed and held simultaneously.
Support clock ina vertical position on the flat surface
DOWN (-) button
Decreases all function parameters
Activates a language selection mode for the day of the week
N. TIME/TEMPERATURE PROJECTOR
Enforce a time signal search when UP (+) buttons are pressed
Projects current time or indoor temperature
and held simultaneously.
O. LIGHT/SNOOZE button
Activates LED backlight and snooze
When pressed and held activates the clock programming mode
REAR BODY SWIVEL COMPARTMENT
Allows toggling between temperature and two alarm modes
G. FLIP button
Rotates to project time or temperature on the wall or ceiling
Flips the projected image 180° degrees
Q. AC ADAPTER INPUT
Allows connecting clock with the power outlet through the AC/DC adapter
When pressed and held activates a rotation between projected
BEFORE YOU BEGIN
Allows programming ALARM 1 and its snooze interval
• We recommend using alkaline batteries
Activates or deactivates ALARM 1
• Avoid using rechargeable batteries. (Rechargeable batteries
• Make sure the unit is positioned at 8 feet (2 meters) distance
from any interference source such as a TV, computer monitor,
cannot maintain correct power requirements).
• Insert batteries before first use, matching the polarity in the
• Within concrete wall rooms such as basements or office buildings,
the received signal may be weakened. Always place the Atomic
• Remove protective plastic screen from LCD display (if any)
Projection Clock near the window for better reception.
IMPORTANT NOTE: The Atomic Projection Clock does not work
without the batteries.
Immediately after installation of batteries, the clock will beep and display
all available LCD segments for a moment. Then the atomic time signal
• Open the battery compartment doors
receiver will start searching for the atomic time signal. It usually takes
• Install 2 batteries (UM-3 or "AA" size 1.5V) matching the polarity
between 5-8 minutes.
as shown in the battery compartments
NOTE: Do not press any buttons on the unit during auto search as it
• Replace the battery compartment doors
may interrupt product's operation, and you will need to start the set
up procedure again
WWVB RADIO CONTROLLED TIME
If the reception is successful and the atomic time signal is received, the
The NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) radio station
date and time will be set automatically, and the [ ] icon will appear on the
(WWVB) is located in Ft. Collins, Colorado. It transmits an exact time
NOTE: It is necessary to set your Time Zone, keeping in mind that
signal continuously throughout the most of the continental United States
the default zone is a Pacific Standard Time (PST). (Refer to MANUAL
at 60 KHz frequency. The Atomic Projection Clock can receive this
WWVB signal through the internal antenna from up to 2,000 miles away.
If the initial reception was not successful and the time signal has not been
Due to the nature of the Earth's ionosphere, reception can be limited
received in this first 8 minutes, you may press and hold the UP (+) and
during the daylight hours. The radio controlled clock will search for an
DOWN (-) buttons simultaneously to enforce a signal search Or, you can
alternate station that receives the atomic time signal from the NIST
use the MODE button to set the time and date manually. (Refer to the
Atomic clock in Boulder, Colorado.
MANUAL SETTINGS section).
The WWVB tower icon on the unit's display will flash indicating a radio
After the clock is set manually, place it by the window for the better
signal reception from the WWVB station. If the tower icon is not fully lit, or
reception. The atomic time receiver is programmed so that it will continue
if the time and date are not set automatically, please consider the
to search for the atomic time signal daily for every hour between 1:00 am
and 4:30 am.
During night-time hours, atmospheric disturbances are typically
NOTE: At the time of the initial reception allow at least 24 hours for
less severe and radio signal reception may improve. A single
the atomic time receiver to pick up the signal. In some cases,
daily reception is sufficient enough to keep the clock accuracy
depending on the location, it may take up to 72 hours.
within 1 second.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Press UP (+) or DOWN (-) adjusting the current month and then
Once the time signal has been successfully received, the time and the
press MODE to confirm – the date digit will flash
date will be updated automatically.
Press UP (+) or DOWN (-) adjusting the date and then press
MODE to confirm – the hour digit will flash in the Time Window
TEMPERATURE AND ALARM WINDOW
Press UP (+) or DOWN (-) adjusting the hour and then press
The Temperature and Alarm Window displays an indoor temperature
MODE to confirm – the minutes will flash
and the time alarms.
Press UP (+) or DOWN (-) adjusting the minutes and then press
MODE to confirm – the temperature unit (C or F) in the
TIME AND CALENDAR WINDOWS
Temperature and Alarm Window will flash
The Atomic Projection Clock displays time in an hour-minutes-seconds
Press UP (+) or DOWN (-) button once selecting the temperature
format in the Time Window located below the Temperature and Alarm
unit in Fahrenheit or Celsius
Press MODE for the last time to confirm after the last parameter
The date is displayed in month-date format next to the day of the week
and moon phase icon in the Calendar Window.
DAY OF THE WEEK LANGUAGE
• Press and hold DOWN (-) button for 3 seconds to enter into the
day of the week language programming mode: the default
If desired, the time, date and other available parameters can be
language abbreviation will appear (example – EN)
• Continue holding DOWN (-) button until the desired day of the
week language abbreviation is displayed
It is necessary to set your Time Zone manually.
• Release the DOWN (-) button and the day of the week will be
displayed in selected language
• Enter the US Time Zone programming mode by pressing and
holding the UP (+) button for 3 seconds.
• Keep holding UP (+) button until the desired time zone (Pacific,
The Atomic Projection Clock has two time alarms. If any of the alarms is
activated, it will sound at the set time and the alarm icon will flash
Mountain, Central or Eastern) is highlighted on the unit's display
map in the Time Window
PROGRAMMING THE TIMES OF THE ALARMS
• Release the UP (+) button and the desired Time Zone will be
• Press MODE button to view the ALARM 1 or ALARM 2 modes.
If the ALARM 1 is selected, the default time "6:00" with the
ALARM 1 label will be displayed. If the ALARM 2 is selected, the
default time"8:00"with the ALARM 1 label will be displayed
• Press and hold MODE button for 3 seconds until the year digits
• Press and hold
in the Calendar Window will flash
• Press UP (+) or DOWN (-) adjusting to correct year
• Enter the hour using DOWN (-) or UP (+) buttons
• Press MODE to confirm and move to the next parameter – the
• Enter minutes using DOWN (-) or UP (+) buttons
month digit will flash
button once again. The minute digits for snooze
Press and hold FLIP button for 2 seconds again and the
interval will flash
projected image will rotate between the time and indoor
• Enter the desired interval in minutes (from 1 to 59) using DOWN
temperature information every 5 seconds
(-) or UP (+) buttons
button once confirming the ALARM 1 time is set.
CONTINUOUS TIME AND TEMPERATURE PROJECTION
Connect AC/DC adapter provided to the adapter input to project the time
• Use the same procedure for setting the time for ALARM 2
and/or temperature image continuously.
ACTIVATING OR DEACTIVATING THE ALARMS
• At any time press
to activate or deactivate
• When ALARM 1 and ALARM 2 are disabled, an applicable icon
disappears from the unit's display.
When any alarm sounds, press the SNOOZE/LIGHT button to temporarily
stop the alarm. After the SNOOZE/LIGHT button are depressed, the
alarm sound will resume in the programmed snooze period.
If the alarm is not disabled after that, it will sound for four more minutes
and then will stop by itself.
The Atomic Projection Clock is capable of projecting the information for a
limited time, as well as continuously.For projection of the image on the
the backlight feature is activated in blue color for 3 seconds when the
wall or ceiling, rotate the rear body swivel compartment clockwise or
LIGHT/SNOOZE button is pressed.
LIMITED TIME PROJECTION
• Press SNOOZE/LIGHT button once to project the current time
This product is engineered to give you years of satisfactory service if
image in red color for three seconds.
handled carefully. Here are a few precautions:
• Do not immerse the unit in water.
• Do not clean the unit with abrasive or corrosive materials. They
may scratch the plastic parts and corrode the electronic circuits.
• Do not subject the product to excessive force, shock, dust,
• Press FLIP button to rotate projected image 180° clockwise
temperature, or humidity, which may result in malfunctions,
shorter lifespan, damaged batteries, and damaged parts.
• Do not tamper with the unit's internal components. Doing so will
invalidate the warranty and may cause damage. The unit
contains no user-serviceable parts.
• Use only fresh batteries. Do not mix new and old batteries.
Projection color: Red
• Read the user's manual thoroughly before operating the unit.
Backlight color: Blue
AC/DC adapter - 3V, 120mA (included)
Check here before contacting customer service.
4.02(L) x 4.02(H) x 2.44(D) inches
STANDARD WARRANTY INFORMATION
US Atomic Time
Place unit by the window and
This product is warranted from manufact uring defects for one year from the date of retail
signal is not
keep it there at least
purchase. It does not cover damages or wear resulting from accident, misuse, abuse,
commercial use, orunauthorized adjustment and repair.
Note that online product registration is required to ensure valid warranty protection.
To register your product, go to our Company website at:
Does not project
Connect the clock to the wall
http://www.hidekielectronics.us/Support.html.Click Register a New Product.
power outlet using AC/DC
Should you require assistance with this product and its operation, please contact our
Customer Service 1(866) 443 3543.
Please direct all returns to the place of the original purchase. Should this not be possible,
contact Hideki Customer Service for assistance and to obtain a Return Merchandise
Authorization (RMA). Returns without a return authorization will be refused.Please retain
your original receipt as you may be asked to provide a copy for proof of purchase.
Date format: month – day
User-selectable US Time Zone
Hideki Electronics, Inc. reserves the right to repair or replace the product at our option.
Day of the week: User-selectable in three languages-English, Spanish or
Copyright (2009) Hideki Electronics Inc. All Rights Reserved. The Inc.Honeywell Trademark
is used under license from Honeywell International Inc.
Dual 4 minutes crescendo alarm with programmable snooze
Honeywell International Inc.makes no representations or warranties with respect to this
All user manual contents and information are subject to change.
Proposed operating range: -5.0°C to +50.0°C/23.0°F to 122.0°F
Temperature resolution: 0.1°C/0.1°F
User-selectable (F° or C°) temperature display
LED backlight: 3 seconds on battery power
Low battery indicator
180° projected image rotation and flip
button for three seconds - the hour digit
button once - the minute digits will flash