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Step 1: Open the clock
Open the alarm clock and snip the 2 wires that lead from its circuit board to the speaker.

Tip
Depending on the clock’s design, you may need to snip the wires just to get it open. That’s okay.

Step 2: Strip wire
Strip the two ends of wire leading from the board, and splice two longer pieces of wire to the ends.

Step 3: Solder
Solder these splices to secure the connection.

Step 4: Snip watergun wires
Take apart the water gun and snip the two wires leading to the trigger switch.

Step 5: Strip wires
Strip the ends of these wires, splice longer wires to each end, and secure the connections with solder.

Step 6: Connect wires
Pop the relay switch into the breadboard circuit and connect each pair of wires to opposite sides of the relay.

Tip
If you don’t have a breadboard circuit, solder the switch and wires to a regular circuit board. It’s harder to do, but will make for a more permanent connection -- and water clock.

Step 7: Set alarm
Now set the alarm, position the water gun so it’s pointing at your face, and drop off into a nice peaceful sleep.

Did You Know?
Sleepers who rely too heavily on the snooze button deprive themselves of valuable REM sleep, impairing their mental functioning during the day.

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