The Timers control is a set of timers that expand on the timer control supplied with Visual Basic. The Timer control supplied with Visual Basic counts in milliseconds, up to about 65 seconds, this suite of timer controls allow over 32,000 hours to be timed. These timers also provide features that should have been included in the VB timer control. STimer - Second timer. MTimer - Minute timer. HTimer - Hour Timer. Wait - Pause the host application for a set period.