What happens when your computer hard drive develops a fault, you’re faced with two options. If you really need
to recover the contents then you’ll have to find a good hard disk data recovery service and part with a few extra
hundred dollars (or give this DIY solution a shot).
On the other hand, if you happen to have your data backed up in Dropbox or any of the other good cloud backup services, you may not mind disposing it off. Better still you can follow along this tutorial and see how to make a fine DIY clock from your hard disk.
You might need a couple other items and KipKay will spell all these out in this video below:
Do you still have some other damaged or old hard drives? Then how about your try this other cool Hard Disk DIY here.
(A note of advice: if you really need to recover the contents of a troubled hard disk then you should choose one of the best recovery services you can get and pay a good price once and for all, since a failed first attempt could make it significantly more difficult for even the right experts to restore the disk and save your data.)