Jacobs Radial Engine “Nixie" Piston Clock For Sale
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Jacobs Radial Engine “Nixie" Piston Clock


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.        


  • Production Type
    Current Production
  • Production Time
    It will take 3-4 weeks to make this piece
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  • Condition
  • Condition Details
    Piston taken from original Jacobs R-755 engine and highly polished to create immaculate finish.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 5.12 in. x Dm 5.12 in.H 13 cm x Dm 13 cm
  • Diameter
    5.12 in. (13 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Luton, GB
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