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Has anyone ever tried making a lava lamp out of a glass soda bottle?

I have this really cool idea for a lava lamp but I'm unsure if it would work because I would want to use a glass soda bottle for the design.

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Theoretically any glass vessel can be used. 

If you browse lava lamps on ebay, sometimes you can come across lamps made from vodka and whisky bottles. So yes a soda bottle should work, but it's all about getting a right sized coil, and the right density of wax and masterfluid and for that I am well out of my depth.

If you are transferring contents from a lava bottle to your soda bottle you should be okay. One further thing, make sure that your glass soda bottle has a nice thick base. And finally the very best of luck with your project. If successful, lets have a photo of it. 

I am using a wine bottle.

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