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posted by esells on Mar 24, 2016

Nixie clock part 1-a

So things have changed. I’ve taken out the Arudino and replaced it with an Adafruit Pro Trinket. Additionally I updated the PCB so show the Adafruit Bluefruit and took out the homebrew RTC circuit and just went with the Adafruit DS3231 breakout.

nixie PCB
still looks like shit

The reason for these changes was mainly just for simplicity. The new parts are easier to source, come from a vendor who I know makes really good/cool stuff and it makes my life a bit easier. Now I’m off to eBay to start the search for nixie tubes!