Geiger Counter Nixie Clock

by Tom Sparrow Continuing my love of vintage and interesting items, I came across a non-working DP-66 Polish Geiger counter from 1971, which I set out to re-purpose as a Nixie tube clock. I stripped out any unwanted electronic internals, measured and drilled holes to fit the Nixie clock module, drilled holes at the rear…

Meetup and Neopixel Workshop – Sunday 28th July

Our next meetup is Sunday 28th July. I shall be running a small workshop on how to use Neopixels and how to write code to control them using the Arduino or Raspberry Pi. We are a group of creative technologists that meet every 2-3 weeks on a Sunday between 11am and 5pm for a general…

Weather Station build

So, we have started work on a weather station to go out in our gardens. This is a collaborative project so anyone can join in at any time. To start with I have 3D Printed the small Stevenson Screen enclosure you see pictured below. This housing will contain a Wemos D1 Mini Pro with external…