Retro Neon Sign Open S
The Retro Neon Lights Open S It's a replica of the old Neon signs the 50's years , Decade in which they became a true icon decorative, essential to complement the retro decor of American Diners and bars crowded road at the time. They have also become today, a staple to complement the decor of American Diners, so fashionable today element. These Retro neon lights are usually used for decorate the entrance of this business, but are also suitable for use within the business or even to give a retro touch to your home decor.
Retro Neon Open S Dimensions:
- High 28 cm
- 42 cm width
know the Origin of the neon sign??
The glassmaker and physical Heinrivh Geissler German origin, created a sealed glass tubes with two electrodes. Inside these tubes was placed low pressure gas and applying an electric voltage was found that the tube shone with great intensity. In 1898 British scientists Sir William Ramsay y Morris Travers They decomposed the air to isolate its different parts, one of which was called neon. The word Neon comes from the Greek "neos" which means "new" and whose meaning would be "new gas". The neon It is a noble, colorless, practically inert gas, present in traces in the air in a proportion of 0,001%, but very abundant in the universe, and provides a reddish hue in the light of the fluorescent lamps in which it is used.
The first time the neon tube was used, (also called spout), as an advertising element (and this would be the Origin of the neon sign), it was at the Paris Motor Show or "Gran Salon de Paris" in the 1910 year. This first application was made by Andre and Georges Claude through his company Claude Neón. The first to acquire this new advertising sign format was the car dealership Packard in Los Angeles, who acquired two ads for ... (Read the full article).