Nixie Tube Clock Kit for Z568M Tubes

Price: £94.95


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PLEASE ENSURE YOU HAVE THE TUBES, OR ARE AWARE OF THE COSTS OF THE TUBES BEFORE PURCHASING THIS KIT.

TUBES COST APPROX $900 / £700 PER SET OF 6 TUBES.

TUBES NOT INCLUDED.

Download Kit Assembly Instructions Here

Our Spectrum Kit is now available for  Z568M, Z5680M and Dalibor Farny's Tubes.

 

Here is a brief overview of some of the features and functions:

 

  • Hours, Minutes and Seconds display on six Z568M Nixie Tubes
  • 50mm (2") digit height 
  • DIRECT DRIVE = Noise Free
  • Temperature display in Celsius or Fahrenheit
  • Double dot colon neon indicators with many configurable modes of operation.
  • 12 or 24 hour modes
  • Uses a Quartz Crystal Oscillator as the timebase
  • Programmable leading zero blanking
  • Date display in either DD.MM.YY,  MM.DD.YY or YY.MM.DD format
  • Programmable date display each minute
  • Scrolling display of date or standard display
  • Alarm, with programmable snooze period
  • Optional DCF / MSF / GPS synchronisation with status indicator LED
  • Dedicated DST button to switch between DST and standard time
  • Supercapacitor backup. Keeps time during short power outages
  • Simple time setting using two buttons
  • Programmable leading zero blanking
  • Five programmable neon colon settings (Flashing AM/PM indication, illuminated AM/PM indication, both flashing, both on, both off)
  • Seconds can be reset to zero to precisely the set time
  • Programmable night mode - blanked or dimmed display to save tubes or prevent sleep disturbance
  • Rear Indicator LEDs dim at night to prevent sleep disturbance
  • Weekday aware ‘Master Blank’ function to turn off HV/ tubes on weekends or during working hours
  • Separate modes for colon neons during night mode
  • Standard, fading, or fading + scrollback display modes
  • ‘Slot Machine’ cathode poisoning prevention routine
  • Programmable RGB tube lighting – select YOUR favourite colour palette 
  • 729 colours possible. Have a different colour of your choice every hour, or autochanging colours
  • Not AC frequency dependent – works in all countries
  • All user preferences stored to non-volatile memory

 



Full kit of parts, including double dot neon colons with glass covers, 
SMD High Voltage Module, IC sockets, tube sockets, RGB LEDs and more.

 




Pre-assembled SMD High Voltage Module is included

 

              
Double Dot
Neon Colons

 


laser-cut socket holders

 


A very useful addition is the PIR Motion Sensor, which
powers down the clock when the room is empty. 

Compatible with our Micro GPS Time Receiver and NTP Sync Device:

  

 



A 12V DC power adapter of minimum 1A is needed for the clock. We have a very high
quality unit with a long 1.8m (6ft) cable in our store HERE

 



PLEASE ENSURE YOU HAVE THE TUBES, OR ARE AWARE OF THE COSTS OF THE TUBES BEFORE PURCHASING THIS KIT.

TUBES COST APPROX $900 / £700 PER SET OF 6 TUBES.

Download Kit Assembly Instructions Here


  • Model:
    [SPECTRUM568]
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25lbs
  • 2 Units in Stock