Designing a Small Footprint, Low Profile 5v to 170v Nixie Tube Power Supply (Part 1)

Designing a Small Footprint, Low Profile 5v to 170v Nixie Tube Power Supply (Part 1)

“Nixie Tubes are cool retro looking decimal digit displays useful for many modern DIY projects like the venerable Nixie tube digital clock. The Nixie tube, invented in the 1950’s, can provide a great fusion of old display technology with new innovations. Unfortunately, one major difficulty in using them is that Nixie tubes need voltages up to 170V to energize …

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Nixie Tube Arduino Uno Driven Thermometer

Nixie Tube Arduino Uno Driven Thermometer

“First off I give credit to the many sources I found right here on Instructables and GitHub to pull this project off. The design of the box and the programming modification to get the Nixie tubes to sequence on start up to help prevent poisoning of the tubes is all mine, but I cobbled a lot of info together to …

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The Tesla Meets Edison Nixie Clock

The Tesla Meets Edison Nixie Clock

“The idea of this clock came from thinking about what Nikola Tesla and Thomas Alva Edison could have produced were it not for their divergence in the field of electrical invention. Tesla was a former employee of Edison’s and was considered a genius as he had the ability to formulate designs from a few sketches as he had an …

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