"I agree, i would rather have Mathmos any day, my only gripe is lack of range. I have 2 LLs and they have both failed within the short time Ive had them. My original 1994 Mathmos astro is still going strong. I guess with my big collection, i just…"
"At least LL release colourful designs that capture the imagination and gain sales. The only thing Mathmos release is the same old colours, boring blacks, chromes and coppers. How about something colourful, bright, to blast those winter blues away.…"
"The thing is, it is listed as Matt Black, but it isnt. It has a gloss painted finish. Definitely not anodized, unless the one I saw was a prototype. And the copper legs are the same bright copper as the fireflow and the neo lamps. A complete copper…"
"By eck, its ugly. The black makes the lamp look fat. The copper legs are nice tho. I too want a complete copper telstar. Who on earth thought of black and copper needs putting against the wall. This really is a crazy design that doesnt work. And no…"
"Sometimes in older lamps, the wax can separate. In some of the older crestworth lamps i have purchased ir has been possible to remove the liquid, heat the wax till molten, give it a stir, let it cool, then readd the liquid, then use as normal.. This…"
doddy is now a member of Oozing Goo - The Lava Lamp Syndicate