nixie tube steampunk clock
Well, the victorian ages are finally over. The internal combustion gasoline engine has replaced the need for steam and coal. People have devices in their houses to talk to one another and we no longer burn oil to read at night. These were also the times when we understood electricity well enough where we could really start building the unimaginable. Although nixie tubes were created in the 1950’s, neon signs have been around since the early 1900’s. I have always had an interest in these interesting little tubes and decided to give them a period correct home, albeit strange...

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