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Bits Of Old Tech I Have An Obsession With, Nixie Tubes

Sure modern LED and seven segments displays are more efficient (in cost and energy), easier to read, quicker to respond, more reliable but much like comparing a Mustang from the 60’s to a modern day one the older one just has a certain coolness.

I’ve seen a few online tutorials on making you own clock and I really think I need to make one, it would look amazingly cool on my projects desk.

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Anybody get all nostalgic over a generally out dated tech that for some reason really still captures you attention?

*I really hope the gifs com thru, my phone is acting extremely weird. I keep getting upload errors even though the image shows up.

** I think the Kinja gods were kind and I see gifs finally after 4 days of trying.

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