Handmade Assembled Neon Steampunk Dieselpunk Vacuum Nixie Tube IN-12 4 Tubes Desk Clock and Calendar with US Power Adapter Without Box - Gift for Him, Vintage Clock, Soviet Cold War Era. Nixie tubes once very popular were superseded by modern LCD and LED display and are no longer produced. They were often used in calculators, measuring devices or first computers between 1950's and 1970's. One major advantage of the nixie tube is that it's cathodes are typographically designed, shaped for legibility.Unlike modern displays, nixie's each digit is individually shaped resembling handwriting numerals. Nowadays due to nixie tubes rarity and charming glow they are readily used to build unique clocks which bring attention and interest. Clock displays time in HH:MM format on 4 IN-12 nixie tubes.. Connection of oldschool nixie displays with cutting edge electronics constitutes this original and intriguing timepiece.
Tubes are brand new and comes from old stock (so called NOS), which ensures their long time operation. Clock's case is made from painted wood with transparent acrylic enclosure.
This nixie clock is shining with warm orange glow which brings to mind former advertisement's neon signs. As a decoration nixie clock brings warm, charming mood and will give classy vintage look to any room or office. Due to it's uniqueness this nixie clock constitutes a great gift and conversation piece. NEW TUBES from old store.
Backlight ON/OFF (auto off in night time). SIMPLE DATE/TIME ADJUSTING - mode & set buttons on back panel.US POWER ADAPTER 12V/0,5A included. This item is in the category "Home & Garden\Home Décor\Clocks\Alarm Clocks & Clock Radios". The seller is "haimpaul" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.