Jacobs Radial Engine “Nixie” Piston Clock

Jacobs Nixie Piston Clock

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A highly polished Piston from a WWII Jacobs R-755, fitted with 4 Nixie tubes to clearly show the time, 24 or 12 hours with many options such as seconds , night dim, colour display options, brightness etc. A beautiful unique clock.

The Nixie tube, or cold cathode display is an electronic device for displaying numbers using glow discharge.

Jacobs R-755 engine on a Boeing-Stearman E75
Julian Herzog [CC BY 4.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0)]


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