I have a vintage orange Crestworth Astro with copper base and cap. I believe it's an MK4. I don't know if it's just the age of the lamp, but the wax keeps separating. There is a lighter disc of wax…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Strong Jun 19, 2022.
Has anyone tried making a ferrofluid lava lamp? I've done a test sample with a 100ml glass, but I don't know how to adjust the gravity of it. I've used glycerin to adjust it, but I don't think it's…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Strong Jul 22, 2021.
Out of curiosity how has your collection fared during an earthquake of any magnitude? Did your collection survive? How have you Earthquake proofed them? I just started collecting, and I'm genuinely…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Strong May 4, 2021.
Hi so the vintage Crestworth Astro i have is currently using a 50 watt bulb on it. It flows great with it. However, the max wattage for these are 40 watts and I don't want to run the risk of…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Strong Apr 30, 2021.
The only thing that sucks is the cap is broken. They tried to fix it by gluing the screw on cap to the metal cap. I wouldn't have a problem with it being glued if they hadn't glued it on crooked. I just used teflon tape around the thread to prevent any liquids from evaporating. Luckily all the liquids didn't drain from it. It only damped the bubble…Continue
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