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    Mathmos Lunar lava lamp

    Started by Dave Dryden in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone 16 hours ago. 0 Replies

    Greetings all from the land down under. This is my first time on the site and i'm on a mission. I have just purchased a beautiful Lunar lamp but alas the bulb housing has at some time been wet and it has corroded to the point of no return (the rest of the lamp is perfect). I contacted Mathmos and they said that they don't have any parts for it and suggested I join this group in an attempt to find one. Can anyone out there please help me? Cheers... Dave.Continue

    Late 90's #02 bottle problem - doming after about 2.5 hours.

    Started by kero48 in Problems & Questions. Last reply by Peter Panussi 18 hours ago. 4 Replies

    I picked up a late 90's #02 bottle with a black base, cap was missing.The colors are really nice and fluid is crystal clear. Yellow fluid, red lava. The fluid looks more like a dark yellow than a bright yellow.The problem is the lamp works beautifully for about 2-1/2 hours at which time give or take the lava just creates a dom at the bottom of the bottle. Until that time it works exactly as you would expect.Now keep in mind my place this past weekend has been hovering around the high 70's…Continue

    Lost in the last move?

    Started by Kelly in Collecting. Last reply by Kelly yesterday. 18 Replies

    What's wrong with this picture?  There seems to be far more globes than bases and caps.  WTH??I think a couple of boxes got left behind in the last move ---  in 2006!!  Damnit all anyhow!Continue

    New Collector :)

    Started by Junebug in Collecting. Last reply by kero48 on Sunday. 5 Replies

    Hi everyone, I found this site trying to find other people that love lava lamps as much as I do (which is hard) I had lava lamps when I was younger (90's style) and just got into them again when I found an old midnight series on fb market place for $10 :) It all went down hill from there!After trying to obtain new lamps I found myself disappointed in the quality of the "china" lamps, before I would purchase I would open the boxes up (not the older tube style boxes) and make sure the lamp was…Continue

    Seek and you shall find - Royale & Double Play

    Started by kero48 in Collecting. Last reply by kero48 on Sunday. 2 Replies

    So, the wife and I took a trip out on the Island today to get a change of scenery and happened to pass a Kmart we didn't know was there as most on the Island were closed long ago.I walk in and right near the registers is what is called a FLASH SALE "Get em while they last"I already see the usual new suspects but I noticed on the bottom shelf the tube packages which always tell me older than newer. Then I look closer and see tubes that are taller than the 52oz tubes and get all excited.Low and…Continue

    Green Glitter

    Started by Claude J in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone on Sunday. 0 Replies

    I'm looking at the Wizard collection and see that something is not right.I have a missing colorAnyone have some green glitter fluid with small glitter they are willing to part with?manufacturer not importantI need enough to fill two 17" globes (which I have already)Continue

    Why do new lava lamps suck?

    Started by Jonathan Hoffman in Problems & Questions. Last reply by kero48 on Saturday. 3 Replies

    I got the lamp in the video on ebay years ago, and it is AWESOME.  It moves slowly and smoothly and the lava is 100% opaque (can't see through it)... the definition of therapeutic to watch!https://youtu.be/IMnMa8lPM0EWhen I watch it, I feel almost like I was given some anti-anxiety pill!Then, I've had several that I purchased new at retail stores, and they are awful!  They move fast and stringy and the blobs are translucent so you see air bubbles in…Continue

    CUSTOM COLOR CHANGE GRANDE

    Started by Claude J in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone. Last reply by Claude J on Friday. 15 Replies

    Another lamp from Claude's Creations!After much research, effort, and hard work (and a causality), I have perfected and tested the remote controlled color change grande.In the past month, I've managed to assemble 2 black automotive painted bases (only 1 for sale) and 4 standard brushed silver bases All lamps come with 1000 Watt SCR dimmers, 5 key Radio Frequency touch controllers that will give you 14 different modes with various speed and dim settings per your command.Strobe, Fade, Jump,…Continue

    WTB or Trade for Crestworth Galaxy Fiber Optic

    Started by Rory in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone. Last reply by Rory Aug 7. 1 Reply

    I saw this lamp in person and fell in love, would be willing to purchase or trade for one.Im willing to trade a couple of the below lamps for it or do a trade payment mixture.Lamps availableFantasia Alpha (Gold)Fantasia Love BugCuda GalaxySaturnaAladinSemi-Copper coach lanternCapri consort modelMediterranean ConsortSilver AristocratPurple/ Clear and Pink/Clear Midnight CenturyCheers,RoryContinue

    Lamps For Sale

    Started by Reece in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone. Last reply by Claude J Aug 7. 1 Reply

    Already sold the Shark, Galactic, and Seamore to ClaudeHere's whats left:Two StarshipsOrange ElektrikGreen ElektrikPumpkin (small crack but works great)Blue FluorescentBlue SwirlOffer :)Continue

    Blog Posts

    For Pete

    Posted by VOXul on June 9, 2017 at 7:22pm 1 Comment

    I know it isn't Bowie, Pete, but here is one more for ya! Rest well friend.

    Ahh who knew this place existed!

    Posted by Mike Wizowski on May 10, 2017 at 2:30pm 3 Comments

    Greetings

    Well I must say that this site is quite a surprise to me. Who would have known there was a community of people obsessed by the ooze.

    Well I hope to meet some of you guys and what not.

    Making your own liquid (Bubbly wax, solutions, flow, etc.)

    Posted by Da9L on October 11, 2016 at 3:30pm 3 Comments

    First of all, this is not a guide but notes for my self, that hopefully others might find useful. Stuff you find here might already have been described elsewhere on this site.…

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    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


     
     
     

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