The Art of Making a Nixie Tube

Up until the adoption of LEDs and LCDs, one popular way of displaying digital digits was with a nixie tube. The device was still in use up until the 80s, but with new technologies being introduced, the nixie tube vanished, and along with it the complex knowledge of manufacturing them.

Dalibor Farny became a fan of the tubes back in 2011 and since then he’s been bringing this forgotten past into the present.

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