Side View Tubes

Side view tubes

B54370A

The B54370A seems to be a variation of the B5441A - it has a comma in place of one of the decimal points, probably for use in displaying thousands.

CD47

The CD47 (GR-414) is the largest tube in the world, with a digit height of 135mm. It was made by Rodan-Okaya of Japan.

CD66A

The CD66A is a medium sized nixie tube made by the Japanese company NEC

CD72

The Matsushita CD72 is a small Nixie tube with a digit height of 13mm. It includes a right-hand decimal point.

CD80P

The CD80P is a small nixie tube made by Hitachi of Japan.

GN-13A

ITT GN-13A Nixie Tube

GR10G

The GR10G is a medium sized tube manufactured by ETL. It is unusual in that there is no solid back to the tube, so the digits can be viewed all the way around.

GR10J

The GR10J numicator by HIVAC. A lot of HIVAC tubes have a distinctive gold-colored anode.

GR10W

This is the GR10W digitron - a medium-sized nixie tube by the English company ETL. Like its bigger brother the GR10G, this tube has a 360 degree anode mesh with no solid backing. Also like its brother, it has unusually high voltage and current requirements.

GR-211

A medium-sized tube manufactured by Rodan-Okaya

IN-16

The IN-16 is a small nixie tube made by Gazotron in the former USSR.

IN-18

The Gazotron IN-18 is the largest soviet Nixie tube, with 40mm digits.

LC-531

The LC531 is a medium sized nixie tube made by Unitra-Dolam of Poland. It has two decimal points in addition to the numbers 0-9.

LC-631

The LC-631 is a medium/large sized nixie tube made by Unitra-Dolam of Poland. It is pin-compatible with other medium/large tubes such as the ZM1042 and the Z5660M

NL5441A

A smooth-topped version of the B5441/NL5441. This became very popular when a few Divergence Meters were built using this tube.

NL7037

The NL7037 is the largest American nixie tube. It is the same size as the Z568M.

XN3

The XN3 numicator is a medium-sized nixie tube made by Hivac of England.

XN12

The Hivac XN12 numicator

XN-13

Hivac XN-13 Numicator. This has Hivac's signature gold-colored anode grid.

Z568M

A Z568M tube manufactured by WF/RFT

ZM1080T

The ZM1080T is a medium sized nixie tube made by Tesla in the former Czechoslovakia

ZM1175

The ZM1175 is a medium size Nixie tube made by Mullard of England. It is distinctive for its a node grid being made of horizontal wires.