neon tube


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Noun1.neon tube - a lamp consisting of a small gas-discharge tube containing neon at low pressure; luminescence is produced by the action of currents at high frequencies that are wrapped a few turns around the tube
lamp - an artificial source of visible illumination
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Inside there was neon tube decoration, and the stairways and foyer were panelled with glass, while the place was lit throughout with soft colours.
In Katowice and Wroclaw, there are also some private initiatives to save old neon tube ads.
There's also The Vault, with VIP Bourbon booths and an R&B soundtrack, while the Retro room is reached through the same tunnel with flashing neon tube lighting.
Pope says her original work and the alleged copycat image are nearly identical - with highly glossed lips in a "lip bite" pose ringed with a neon tube.
Within the chain is an LED lighting product like a neon tube, with the lights changing.
He was joined by a contortionist who would have been gruesome enough without the graphic sound effects, a sword swallower who extended his menu to saws, chair legs and a neon tube and a camp but very convincing vampire who prowled the audience searching for victims.
And, featuring a neon tube that almost killed a sword swallower, a cursed ventriloquist doll and seven metal coat hangers gulped down by the sword swallower in a Guinness World Record attempt, it is easy to see why.
To the traditional circus repertoire of trapeze artistry, tight-rope walking, clowning and balancing on the back of a cantering horse on one leg, they added the swallowing of a neon tube.
For his next tricks, Brown hopes to swallow a neon tube and pull a car along with a swallowed sword.
As someone who has worked as a graphic designer, Margreiter was already very aware of Leipzig's reputation as a center for neon tube design, typography, and typesetting.
True, the old funeral lamp had been replaced with a neon tube. But the neon tube took forever to warm enough to light the hallway clearly.
Instead of forks of lightning, Martian lightning bursts (artist's conception shown) would cover a wide area and glow faintly like the light in a neon tube, the researchers say.