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    F/S - Complete Grande Bottle With Seal Cap & Coils

    Started by kero48 in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone. Last reply by Alex Johnson 13 hours ago. 4 Replies

    I am selling a mint Lava Lamp Grande Bottle with perfect cap, perfect rubber seal and original dual coils.This bottle was from a new grande that I received from Lava Lamp that had cloudy fluid. I had so many that I simply emptied this out for a rainy day. I have no need for it since I have 4 fixed/original perfect grande lamps now that I use on a regular basis.Bottle interior is ultra clean but of course you should give it another cleaning when you get it.I know someone can use this and you…Continue

    Goo kit lamp with sticking issue. I need help!

    Started by Richard Zhang in Problems & Questions yesterday. 0 Replies

    It's been three weeks since I made this lamp, and now the wax is sticking to the sides. Why is this happening? I meticulously cleaned the bottle and coated it with surfactant before adding the wax, and this is the result. Is there a way to solve this issue without having to start over again?Continue

    F$#%ING FedEx and Cloudy Giant

    Started by Sentrex in Problems & Questions. Last reply by Claude J yesterday. 22 Replies

    Tagged a NIB Red/Clear Giant but this jackass FedEx delivery guy always puts the boxes on my porch upside sown no matter how much writing there is on the box showing arrows pointing up.Needless to say, my lamp is extremely cloudy. I am going to cycle it for a couple weeks and see what happens. That cleared up one of my pink Giants but hasn't done shit for my blue/white or blue/green lamps.Any chance it comes back or do I need to filter it?On that topic, I have 5 cloudy Giants that are still not…Continue

    Mathmos Jet Bottle Screw Caps

    Started by Mark in Problems & Questions. Last reply by Mark on Friday. 6 Replies

    Dose anyone have a link for replacement bottle caps?I have a few old Crestworth bottles with broken Tcaps that I want to replace with regular screw caps.The 'Dead Man's Fingers' rum bottle caps fit, but I can't keep using that as an excuse to buy more rum :)ThanksContinue

    Removing Plastic screw cap from crestworth caps

    Started by Marcel in Problems & Questions. Last reply by Arne on Friday. 6 Replies

    Hi,has anybody a good advice, how to remove the glued plastic screw caps from the metall top cap of crestworth lamps?Continue

    NEO Wall Sconces Are Up in the New House!

    Started by Kelly in Collecting. Last reply by Claude J on Friday. 32 Replies

    Whoo hoo!!  I'll add a pic when the Astro heats up.Continue

    Tornado and Spiral lams

    Started by Harry Jacoby in Collecting. Last reply by Kaden John Snyder on Wednesday. 7 Replies

    Does anyone here remember Tornado lamps and Spiral lamps? Tornado lamps were either cylinder shaped or in a rocket (called the rocket tornado). and consisted of small beads that would go when you turned it on and a propeller caused the beads to go in a vortex. Spiral lamps were bullet shaped and had larger pearl shaped beads that were propelled up a pump then went down a spiral path. They were both made in the 90s/early 2000s by a Chinese/Taiwanese company called Kenart and were imported by…Continue

    2007 Coach Lantern

    Started by Clark Jester in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone. Last reply by Michael on Wednesday. 2 Replies

    I am looking for someone willing to part with a 2007 edition Coach Lanterns.  They are the lamps that have the screws that go in from the top, not the sides.  I've been looking all over the internet.  I own the other three models.Thank you,ClarkContinue

    Perfect Viloet?

    Started by Sentrex in Problems & Questions. Last reply by Claude J on Wednesday. 9 Replies

    Using purple food coloring does not give nearly the same violet that we see in our vintage lamps.Anyone know the right ratios of red and blue to give the color I am seeking?Continue

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    Glitter Graphics - Rolls Royce details

    Posted by Pharos on April 4, 2019 at 7:09am 1 Comment

    Have you noticed how often you see the Rolls Royce Glitter Graphic shown with a blank area where the…


    Looking for information on this lamp

    Posted by Cliff Futrell on March 15, 2019 at 11:31am 3 Comments

    .saw this lamp on eBay, I was under the impression that the Carlisle only came in three colors with a gold base. ive seen wizard lamps with similar color schemes but never a Carlisle. Was thinking it was custom painted but there are 2 for sale on…


    Fantasia Glitter Graphics

    Posted by Pharos on December 22, 2018 at 1:06pm 2 Comments

    The series was produced by Fantasia in 1980, featuring these images (plus three words-only executions by another designer).The elusive "Big Rig" is a computer-generated recreation from the only known black-and-white range photo...



    Looking for a color wheel motor

    Posted by Tony Buck on December 3, 2018 at 1:52am 5 Comments

    Hello people of the Goo variety, I my self like the lava lamps, but my true love is the fiber optic lamps..

    Now i am hoping to get another motor for my color wheel on my Fantasia Love Bug.,

    Does not have to be original motor, but…



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