Oozing Goo - The Lava Lamp Syndicate

The Lava Lamp Community

Welcome to Oozing Goo, The Lava Lamp Syndicate!
Hi lava lamp fans, if you would like to help us with our large hosting fees, use the button below. Thanks, Mark Goo

The ultimate lava lamp community. OG was born in '97 and includes a collector's network, how to make lava lamps, a vintage gallery and more.




Active Conversations

Disconnected (3 online)


    You are disconnected from chat. Connect to join the chat.

    Suspended From Chat

    Sign up to chat on Oozing Goo - The Lava Lamp Syndicate.

    Sign Up


    Does anyone know roughly how often Mathmos produce white Astro bottles?

    Started by Susan in Collecting 2 hours ago. 0 Replies

    Does anyone know roughly how often Mathmos produce white Astro bottles please? I'm down to two, three in one bottles and don't want to ruin those as they are beautiful and flow wonderfully well, better than regular bottles in my opinion. I won't bother waiting for a run if it's likely to be the tenth of never. I also wondered if they didn't make them often because maybe with wax alters colour over time? But cream is fine with me if that's the case. Thanks for your input :)Continue

    New iO Matt Silver and a first 100 Limited Edition Io.

    Started by Jezza in Collecting. Last reply by Susan 7 hours ago. 15 Replies

    The Matt silver io will be available before Christmas.Also a new version? First 100 will be available too. What does this mean? A different finish? A different design? I am hoping for a version without the sidebars. Or even a copper or black version. Mathmos usually release new colours with new lamps. So hopefully a new colour bottle too. I am hoping for blue pink as the new astro bottles are awesome. My coppers are waiting. Thank you Mathmos....Continue

    Restored a brand new Grande, wax just sits domed on the bottom.

    Started by KittenChops in Problems & Questions. Last reply by Mr MaGoo 18 hours ago. 3 Replies

    Hi all, my first post here! I recently purchased a Grande lamp and needles to say it came all cloudy and jacked up. Instead of going through the hassle of returning it and most likely getting another messed up lamp I decided to goo kit it. The only problem is that it worked great for one day and now the wax just sits at the bottom in its dome like state completely melted. I know for a fact I did the restore properly. I put 55 to 60 ml of surfactant and only distilled water. Bulb is fine, coil…Continue

    Anybody selling any Mathmos Astro bottles in the UK please?

    Started by Susan in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone on Wednesday. 0 Replies

    Hi, is anybody selling any Mathmos Astro bottles within or available to the UK? Anything with clear or pale liquid preferred but not essential, metallics, glitters, or even a glitter bottle for an Astro (if anyone has ever made one) Long shot I know, as many of you are probably in the same position as us and wanting different colour-ways to use. I did just enquire about one on the UK eBay site, seller based in Germany. Right after the seller answered by question about the fluid colour, he put…Continue

    Did Mathmos ever produce a white Astro

    Started by Susan in Collecting. Last reply by Susan on Tuesday. 23 Replies

    Hi, does anyone know if Mathmos ever produced a white base and cap Astro? I remember they produced a marbled white/grey based lamp which I missed out on. I've been searching for either of the above without success. There's currently a black based Astro available on their site, it would be great to see a white based one. Continue

    Lamps available in the USA

    Started by MileHigh in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone. Last reply by Mr MaGoo on Tuesday. 1 Reply

    I have been collecting lamps for over 20+ years and have recently decided to start downsizing my collection by selling "some" of them.You can view the lamps that I am currently selling on EBAY here - https://www.ebay.com/sch/milehigh80120/m.html?_trksid=p3692I will be adding more lamps on EBAY within the next week as I have the time.If anyone is interested in making a deal for something…Continue

    I'm having a lava-related stuff garage sale!

    Started by Jonas Clark-Elliott in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone. Last reply by Keith on Monday. 30 Replies

    I haven't been active here for a while, but I hope to change that! I'm selling off a bunch of lava-related stuff I've accumulated. Please make offers! I'm not looking to get rich off these items. I want them gone and I'd like a teeny bit of extra cash.Trade offers are also welcome. I'd really love to find an empty Consort globe with intact gold cap, if anyone wants some of my items and has a spare. I'd also love to locate one of the iron-stand Auras Glow, or one of the little Mathmos rocketship…Continue

    Need help with a vintage Lava Lite Model 1123

    Started by Jerry Tracy in Problems & Questions. Last reply by Jerry Tracy on Monday. 3 Replies

    Hey fellow lava geeks, I bought a vintage 1978 Lava Lite Model 1123 several months ago and the thing has never worked as it should. Part of it is my fault I'm sure because I shook it before finding out that this was a big no no. But in my defense it wasn't working before I shook it but I'm sure it didn't help things. Anyway, the liquid is really cloudy, probably from the shaking, and the goo is a nasty grey green color that looks like it came from a nasty lagoon. It doesn't flow but sits mostly…Continue

    Rare color combo

    Started by Kaden John Snyder in Collecting. Last reply by Jay Goo on Monday. 10 Replies

    Does anyone know what the rarest color combo is by any chance?Continue

    Anybody selling Mathmos lamps in the UK please?

    Started by Susan in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone on Monday. 0 Replies

    Hi, is anybody thinking of selling any of the following items, I'm in the UK. White base and cap Astro, or a white base and cap Astrobaby (with or without bottle)I put this on another thread, but will add it here as well, Cararra Marble Mathmos Astro Editions lamp. Or indeed any special editions Astro Mathmos lamp. I've missed all the special editions so far, having downsized my collection several years ago now, it would be great to just have one special lamp to display alongside our crestworth…Continue

    Blog Posts

    Best Vastu Experts and Vastu for Basement: All You Need To Know

    Posted by Anandi Datt on November 11, 2020 at 4:04am 0 Comments

    Vastu Consultants

    To create a happy home we must pay attention to each part of the house. When you design a Vastu compliant house for your house in a way where the Vastu guidelines have been followed religiously from the…


    WTB metallica glitter lamp

    Posted by Robert Israel on August 8, 2020 at 5:44pm 0 Comments

    im looking to buy a metallica glitter lamp…


    looking to buy

    Posted by not rick james on July 28, 2020 at 2:02am 1 Comment

    i am looking to buy the yellow designer with the clear liquid where can these be found or are the no longer made

    WTB disco lava, lava lamp shaped disco light.

    Posted by Robert Israel on July 26, 2020 at 10:32am 2 Comments

    im looking for a lava disco light like the one in the…



    Buy a lava lamp in the shop!
    We offer extreme discounts on LAVA® brand motion lamps to provide the BEST PRICES online! Go Shop
    lava lamps gallery of pictures

    Check out Martina's image collection of the cool lava lamps of the past (and a few of the present.) It's still growing! Go there
    the god of lava
    This is the almighty inventor, well sort of... You can catch up with Craven Walker and learn how these crazy lamps came to be. Go there
    how to make a lava lamp

    You're going to need a lot of beakers (or margarine bowls) if you're going to make your own lava lamp. Craven Walker dares you to try. Go there


    Support Oozing Goo

    By using the eBay button above, you support OG if you purchase anything. Thanks for thinking of us. Mark Goo


    • Add Photos
    • View All


    • Add Videos
    • View All




    Don't worry, all the old Oozing Goo data has been saved for posterity (and for the darn good info that it is!) The Old Discussion Forum is available as an archive. If you find something there that you want to talk about, copy the thread over to the new forum.

    The Lava Shop
    Martina's Vintage Lava Lamp Gallery
    The Lava Lamp Formulae
    Lava Lamp History
    Lava Line Archive

    © 2020   Created by Mark Goo.   Powered by

    Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service