Just an appeal for information to anyone who currently runs a Fluidium - what type of bulb are you using? I need a bulb for mine, but the half-chromed SES 'Golf ball' type bulbs it shipped with no…Continue
Hi all,For reasons that are now lost in the midst of time, I have a spare base and cap for a Mathmos Millennium Telstar that have had sitting in a cupboard for some years, and may be looking to sell…Continue
Just a bit of a warning to Mathmos collectors - noticed on the facebook page they have announced that the prices of several lamps (Astro, Astrobaby and Neo) are to increase in the UK as of next…Continue
"Thanks for the link, unfortunately I don't think those type of bulbs are suitable for my model - one of the later variants which wasn't issued with a glass heat shield. The bulb it shipped with was like a standard 'Golf ball' but…"
Just an appeal for information to anyone who currently runs a Fluidium - what type of bulb are you using? I need a bulb for mine, but the half-chromed SES 'Golf ball' type bulbs it shipped with no longer seem to be available, and Mathmos will only sell halogen spotlight type bulbs, I tried fitting one of these, but found the bulb sits slightly lop-sided so that it is very close to the 'fins' around the aperture, and I don't want to risk frying the base. Any help/ advice muchos appeciated! See More
"Tried using different bulbs and nothing makes any change, thought it was getting too much heat or too little. There is something wrong with these lamps, they don't snake up and down like they used to, they break into blobs so fast."
"Okay so I got mine on a Friday in the post. I have to say the base is flawless, the glass of the bottle is in perfect condition, hardly any dots of light, no scars, the bottle sits straight and it looks amazing.
Fire it up and wait, the flow on…"
"It is. Its much darker almost violet and not the almost fluorescent of the 90s pink white astro. Personally I would like to see a clear yellow or a yellow yellow. Can you tell I love yellow! Yes a very nice lamp and superb bottle with nice…"
"Okay, so I've uploaded four photos.
The lamp I must say is in mint condition, not so much as a smudgy finger print. The bottle is stunning and different to anything Mathmos has put out before. The nearest being pink white. The flow is…"