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May 14, 2015


Retro-fitting a 1947 PYE valve radio with a Nixie display and FM radio/clock.


November 29, 2014

Nixie Clock with hourly digital chime 6am - 10pm. Retrofit into old mantle clocks.


November 4, 2014

Retro-fit example of Hermle mantel clock.


This was a fine clock case in bad need of restoration. The mechanism was not economically repairable so it has been given a new lease of life with Nixie displays.


The Nixie-za kit has a small enough foot-print to fit into most...

November 4, 2014

The Nixie-za Clock/Radio kit is part of the "Radiogram" kit.


This combination brings a Hi-tech digital clock/radio into the retro Art Deco era.

The Nixie tube numeric display and the visable valve amplifier components create an atmosphere  of  old technologies without s...

July 17, 2014

Bringing Nixies to radios - create something original.


During the 30's radio manufacturers didn't know about digital tuners nor did they have Nixie displays, so they had to use a needle and a chart.


In the 50's and 60's when Nixies made their debut, no one except gover...

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NEW!  Clock kit IN-14

See Price list and specifications page


Built-up option and stainless steel base also available.

Pic shows built-up version with stainless steel base

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