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We have tried moving the historical content of the Yahoo!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 onwards is here - the earlier threads from 2002 onwards will follow in one form or another as and when our hosts can manage it.


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Group document repository... Nick 8/16/16
FS: Shameless Plug - NEW Nixie Thermometer Kit threeneurons 12/2/16
Fake nixie power supply on eBay!!! 严泽远 12/1/16
TI MSP430 promo... Nick 11/30/16
These don't come up very often... Pramanicin 11/29/16
tube coil OT westdave 11/28/16
Nixie tube impressions Jens Boos 11/28/16
A Rare Chance Pramanicin 11/26/16
three neurons on EEVblog Ian Sparkes 11/26/16
NL-807 - Who is willing to sell or trade? Alic 11/25/16
First Build. Some help to decide BooBooBeGone 11/25/16
The PandiClock Project SWISSNIXIE - Jonathan F. 11/23/16
Favorite cross-fading algorithms... Nick 11/22/16
"Lectrascan" information? SWISSNIXIE - Jonathan F. 11/21/16
[NEONIXIE-L] OT: New discussion forum for tube clocks yhbcoggs 11/21/16
Troubleshooting a mux'd clock Terry S 11/18/16
There's more! Pramanicin 11/17/16
"Firmware" must-have's / nice to have's SWISSNIXIE - Jonathan F. 11/16/16
B4024 nixies jrehwin 11/14/16
Burroughs tubes for sale Sgitheach 11/14/16
RTC chips that behave nicely with crystals nixiebunny 11/13/16
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