"I personally question if there is anyone left who knows how to make wax. Anyone still involved with the company that was around back during U.S. manufacture was probably so junior that they didn't know what was going on as the senior employees…"
"Sounds like a coil issue. What happens is a section of the coil will have a gap in the wax sticking to it, creating an opening for liquid to seep in under the wax blob. This liquid stays right above the bulb until it gets hot enough to rapidly shoot…"
"My local Spencers has one employee who seems more into lava lamps than the others so I try to go when he's there. He expects it to take two or three tries to get a good lamp. Any Spencers employee who doesn't automatically assume the lamp…"
"I bought a Northern Lights with the most beautiful paint job. Looked like the wax was really changing colors instead of being behind a painted globe. Unfortunately it had flow issues and I took it back. Exchanged it and the next one looked fine in…"