"for some reason i am just now seeing this. very sad to hear about pete's passing. he is and will always be a part of the heart and soul of OG, and for that, this place will never be the same. RIP pete"
"i agree with your statement about soap potentially making the wax bubbly. distilled water can work, but only if there is enough room in the globe for the amount of water needed to modify the specific gravity. i agree with trying the dimmer first -…"
"welcome to og!
it sounds like you're willing to experiment, so here is my suggestion.
if the wax sinks when you added dish liquid, but floats when you added canning salt, perhaps add another drop of dish liquid to see if that helps? typically…"
Hi Brad, do you know if most people get there bases from Lava Lite? As far as large glass globes go, it's determined by how thick the wall of the tubing and diameter is to begin with. You can certainly get a hold of it. But I don't have a big enough torch at present. It may be possible with an insulated oil drum to retain the heat around the torch. If you think it's what the buyers want it's worth considering..