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    Mathmos Telstar repair advice: loose socket, bottle strikes bulb.

    Started by Brad in Problems & Questions 7 minutes ago. 0 Replies

    Hello,I need some advice on how to repair a Mathmos Telstar. The problem is that the bulb socket is loose and wiggles around.  It seems like the socket isn't quite seated, and so the bulb sits a little too high.  When I place the bottle onto the base, it doesn't sit flush on the leg struts and I can feel the bottle sitting directly on top of the bulb.  As a result the bottle is unstable and tends to tip sideways.  This seems unsafe for a lot of reasons.See…Continue

    Tags: loose, cord, socket, repair, telstar

    32 oz globe

    Started by Jeanne Dobbert in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone. Last reply by Mr MaGoo 8 hours ago. 3 Replies

    Hi all,  I'm new here and don't exactly know how this works so here goes.  I've been looking for a 32 0z. globe with red liquid and white wax.  Does anyone here know where I can find one?  I have a few spare globes so if anyone knows how to make one but needs a globe I do have one.  Hope to hear from someone soon.  Thanks.Continue

    Mathmos Astro Metallic

    Started by Dustin Bargsley in General Goo. Last reply by Critter on Thursday. 22 Replies

    Hi All,just curious if anyone has bought a Mathmos Astro Metallic Lava Lamp?  I’m considering buying one with tax refund in a month or so but I am not sure if I will like it.  Does it really look like these pics I’ve attached?  Any info or input is welcomed and appreciated!  …Continue


    Started by jmpenny32 in Collecting. Last reply by gary612 Jan 20. 276 Replies

    Hello everyone, I know many of you are on the hunt or know of someone on the hunt for replacement fiber optics for their Fantasia lamp. Look no further!! As you all may or may not know already. I am currently in the process of making replacement glass fiber optic sprays. These will be identical to the original Fantasia sprays. I am overwhelmed with pre-orders and will most likely have a…Continue

    Tags: Firefly, 1500, 1101, Chrome, Gold

    Any ceramic icon collectors still out there? Sun and Moon ...

    Started by BamaMatt in Collecting. Last reply by tweavs Jan 20. 5 Replies

    Just curious what the trade value one of these has?Continue

    The time has come...

    Started by Claude J in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone. Last reply by Claude J Jan 20. 17 Replies

    Hello everybody!After this last move to the new house, I realized my addiction had gotten out of control.It took 3-22ft uHaul trucks and 3 days to move every collection and household itemsYES! The rumors are true!I'm selling my collectionIts time to share my 300+ lava lamp collection with othersI cannot upload the sales flyer here-it is too largeEmail me at lavalabcreations@gmail.com and i will send you the listI'd like to sell similar collections as a whole and not split them up.Many Custom…Continue

    Colossus Lamps Buy Now!

    Started by Ronzo in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone. Last reply by Dillon neimiller Jan 18. 7 Replies

    I still have a few of these rare Lamps available for purchase. I am looking for folks that can pick up ideally, or arrange shipping ...white glove etc. Some of the lamps are brand new and never used. If interested please send me a private email and we can get into details. I want to give this group first chance at them before looking into other options.ThxRonContinue

    Tags: Colossus

    Lunar Baby - 3D Printed LED powered Lamp

    Started by Marcel in General Goo. Last reply by Critter Jan 18. 3 Replies

    I want to show you my new project, it is a 3D printed Lunar "Baby" :-)The bottle is filled with the goolamp glitterkit fast and flows with the led bulb.I am planing to print in some other colors, what colors do you guys think would look cool?Continue

    Looking for "Mathmos Clear/Blue Glitterball Lamp"

    Started by Lovin_Lava in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone. Last reply by Lovin_Lava Jan 18. 6 Replies

    I'm looking for "Mathmos Clear/Blue Glitterball Lamp" and would love to have one. I have the clear/ green glitterball and absolutely love it but haven't been able to locate a blue one online anywhere. Anyone have one they are looking to sell? Or does anyone know where I might be able to find one besides just checking ebay frequently? Thanks!Continue

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    Lunar Lovers for Lavalamp Lava Lamp Crestworth Mathmos

    Posted by MCJ van Aken on January 4, 2020 at 6:24am 0 Comments

    This group I have made on Facebook..

    I would like to dedicate this group to and for all current and future fortunate owners of Crestworth and Mathmos Lunar Lava lamps.

    My goal is to collect as many information as possible about Lunar…


    Lunar Lovers for Lavalamp Lava Lamp Crestworth Mathmos

    Posted by MCJ van Aken on January 4, 2020 at 6:21am 0 Comments

    This group I have made on Facebook..

    I would like to dedicate this group to and for all current and future fortunate owners of Crestworth and Mathmos Lunar Lava lamps.

    My goal is to collect as many information as possible about Lunar…


    SAVOY !!!!

    Posted by JohnL on October 20, 2019 at 8:00pm 8 Comments

    Found this today, it is showing signs of…


    Mathmos Factory visit pt 2

    Posted by Modulo '70 on October 5, 2019 at 4:30pm 0 Comments

    Wow! Almost 10 years to the day since our last visit, this time to their premises on an industrial estate, unit 2 at Poole in sunny Dorset. We were lucky enough to go to the original Sterte Avenue West premises back in September…



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