Archive for the ‘Nixie’ Category

Nixie thermometer

Monday, February 15th, 2016

Luca Dentella has developed a Nixie thermometer to measure the temperature of the liquid cooling system, that is available on Github.  I decided to log the design and the development of the project in ten blog posts. They show my "divide et impera" approach: I divided the whole project in...

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Make your own Nixie tube socket tutorial

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Electronics Lab brings us a tutorial on how to build sockets for IN-14 Nixies. The idea is simple. Use the spacer that comes with the Nixie, and insert female pinheaders into it. All that's left is to shorten the leads coming from the Nixie, and you got a Nixie socket.

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Free form nixie tube clock

Wednesday, October 10th, 2012

[embed][embed] Looking for something cooler than the typical nixie project? How about a nixie project done entirely in free form, no PCB style. Matseng designed this nixie clock around a single IN-1 nixie tube. It periodically reads out the time, digit by digit. It's a clock made of a single...

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  • Craig B: Shouldn't the default be 00xxx010? Note that bit 0 appears out of order in the documentation. In that case I think the initial value is...
  • JJM: From the datasheet extract you are showing, the power up status should be 00xxx010, not 000xxx01. Bit numbering is misleading since 'measurement resolution' is apparently...
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