I am interested if anyone else has tried to use a Neo bottle in a Telstar?I have been using a dimmer on my telstar and my Neo yellow/orange works perfectly. When it seems to get a bit hot I just turn…Continue
Not long ago I acquired a mark I Crestworth astro lamp with the metal work in extremely good condition. However, the bottle contents leave a little to be desired.I have a new violet red bottle and I…Continue
"It is always touch and go with fireflows. I took advanatge of the 25% off offer and got a turquoise and a pink. Both bottles were VERY cloudy but have cleared some but are not totally clear.
the pink one overheats every time at about 2 hours,…"
I am interested if anyone else has tried to use a Neo bottle in a Telstar?I have been using a dimmer on my telstar and my Neo yellow/orange works perfectly. When it seems to get a bit hot I just turn the dimmer down a bit.Also changing the bulb from a 30w to a 25w has some success but tends to overheat at about 4hrs.And what about vice versa? Do Telstar bottles work in a Neo? Has anybody tried? I know that glitters work very well and also older baby/telstar bottles too. But the newer ones are a…See More
The Astro 3-in-1 Bottle is exactly the same mix as the other standard astro bottles but without any pigment added to either wax or master fluid.
Smart astro bottles are a lighter wax mix with clear fluid and slightly coloured wax in…"
"Crestworth used to do a green orange which was beautiful.
Unfortuneately your ebay astrobaby is most likely and looks like a faded original blue green. It also looks like some of the wax has separated, so may also be problematic. "
Here are the new Fireflow bottle colours violet/orange and blue/yellow. Both are perfect and crystal clear. The fireflow units themselves are flawless. Never received lamps so flawless. Mathmos quality is just amazing.
"Cold temperatures should not affect the functioning of the lamp, however, if the globe or bottle should totally freeze thr
ough this will separate the wax into tetrachloride or substitute and paraffin wax. One of my Mathmos bottles totally separated…"