Blub Keo Nixie Clock
Blub Keo's 'nixie' display is the largest of its kind currently in production, and is meticulously hand assembled, gas filled and tested to ensure the highest quality and function. In fact, the display has been engineered and assembled with such care and precision that we will guarantee its function for 10 years! However, in the very unfortunate event your Keo is dropped onto concrete from a great height, your dog kicks it off the shelf or you smash it off your nightstand with your flailing arms in a desperate attempt to get up for work on a Monday morning, don't worry! It is easy to plug in a replacement display and takes only a few minutes.
How does Keo show the time?
Reading the time with a one digit display might seem unnatural, but Keo makes it a very simple and intuitive process. For example, 7:35am displays sequentially as ‘0… 7… 3… 5’.
Clever and compact electronics drive the display, providing all the features you would expect from a quality desk clock including the time in 12hr/24hr format, date, temperature, alarm, auto sleep/wake functions, selectable backlighting colour and brightness, display modes, and also a handy remote control for easy setup.
To make it even easier, Blub Keo is powered via mini USB which means you can power it from your computer, laptop, phone charger or pretty much anything with a USB port (no chunky wall adapters needed!). Keo will hold its time for up to 6 weeks without power too.
The machined aluminium base is available in 4 different colours to suit your taste: Bronze, Aluminium, Space Grey and Black.
How big is Blub Keo?
The video below, by tube maker Dalibor Farný, details the extensive glass forming processes and intricate hand assembly techniques that go into every Keo tube clock display. The display is a work of art, perfected through countless hours of perseverance and exceptional workmanship.