neonixie-l

Design by Peter Saville, photo by David Lindsay, commissioned by Neon Workshops


This forum is for exchange of information about gas-discharge readout tubes, such as Nixie tubes and similar devices (Panaplex readouts, Pixie tubes, Dekatrons, etc.), which were used in electronic numeric and alphanumeric displays in the 1950s - '70s. Today these tubes, available used or even new (old stock) from surplus dealers and collectors, are being illuminated again to make clocks and other unique displays, their neon glow providing a nostalgic Cold War era character. Secondary topics within our charter include other vintage digital display technologies, and circuit design.

This group became the home for the NEONIXIE-L group after we all decamped from the original one at Yahoo! All Yahoo! NEONIXIE-L members are welcome here - same rules apply... note that...

when applying to join the group, you must supply some human-readable text

...to enable us to filter out spam-bots and to ensure the continued quality of the forum.

The group is also shadowed on http://www.mail-archive.com/ .

We have tried moving the historical content of the Yahoo! group into this forum with the correct threading etc. with little success to date. As things stand, all of 2010 onward is here - the earlier threads from 2002 onward will follow in one form or another as and when our hosts can manage it.

The Files section is now at NEONIXIE-L Group File Store - upload files to the TEMP directory.


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NOTICE: Files section for the group... Nick 3/27/17
Panplex question, Sperry SP-33 Jonathan 10/20/17
Tube socket 9 outer + 3 inner pins TLaing 10/20/17
Sync your clock using WiFi Manuel Azevedo 10/20/17
Nixie Voltmeter - Vaping machine Paul Parry 10/19/17
MOD-SIX GEN V formally released! MichaelB 10/19/17
Round Panaplex Display on Ebay Roddy Scott 10/19/17
Nixie Shield for Arduino Marcin Saj 10/17/17
New nixie power supply released - NCH8200HV 严泽远 10/16/17
Looking for some F9020AAs track01 10/15/17
4x CD47 / GR-414 - Ultra Rare Nixie Tubes Pramanicin 10/14/17
Absolutely gorgeous Z568M Nixie clock on Ebay Jens Boos 10/13/17
SP-151 Segmented display for nixie clock or watch gregebert 10/13/17
How many push-buttons for settings? newxito 10/12/17
Nixie Clock 2 Paul Andrews 10/12/17
Pics of the new release MOD-SIX_7971 MichaelB 10/12/17
Not Nixie related but might be of interest. Large RGB Matrix 5-ht 10/11/17
PV Electronics R568 Clock Project With Black R|Z568M Nixie Tubes Edward Van Belkom 10/9/17
6x CD47/GR-414 (Rodan) Nixie Tubes meganie8 10/9/17
all my Nixie tubes are dying :( Richard M. 10/7/17
Another simple Passive IR clock control alternative... Robert L 10/7/17
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