Base Camp
The Stove, Heater & Lamp Specialists.
established 1986

Picture, Primus 1935

Picture, Tilley Guardsman

Primus No.1 stove 1935.


#8816 oil table lamp 2009.

Alfie the mouse says
"Merry Christmas and a happy new year to all our customers"

Feuerhand 276 2011.

Base Camp is a specialist equipment retailer based in Littlehampton, Southern England since 1986.
We are the main UK stockists of spares for Aladdin, Tilley, Coleman, Bialaddin, Vapalux, Magnalux, Petromax, Hipolito & Optimus paraffin, (Kerosene), lanterns. All available Optimus, Primus, Svea, Monitor, Parasene, Coleman and Radius stove spares are also kept in stock.
We are the largest UK stockist of wicks for Aladdin, Valor, Eltex, Rippingilles, POD, Parasene, Corona, Toyokuni, Kerosun, Zibro Kamin, Toyoset, Ruby and other domestic heaters plus replacement glass chimneys, wicks and burners for traditional oil lamps such as Hinks, Messenger, Sherwoods, Defries, Famos, Thermidor & Lampe Belge.

When available we stock new Paraffin, (Kerosene), lamps from Aladdin, DHR, Gaudard, Tilley, Vapalux, Feuerhand, Dietz and Petromax, stoves from Manaslu, Optimus, Primus, Trangia and domestic heaters from Corona.
We are also the main UK stockist for all sizes of 'hard' gas mantles under the Veritas or Auerlicht brands

Our Obsolete Parts Register keeps details of enthusiasts and collectors requests which we match up with obsolete parts during our International searches for caches of lantern and stove spares. If you have or know of similar stores of parts near you let us know, we have enthusiasts waiting!


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Colder & drier weather for Christmas & New Year, be sure you have a spare heater wick, we have a good stock of all the popular wicks from  Aladdin to Zebro! Order turnaround currently 1 day on 01903 723853

For last ordering dates and opening hours for Christmas 
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Click here for pressure lamp and pressure stove index, leather cups for pumps and hard or soft mantles

Click here for wick lamps, wick stoves,wicks and heater index and paraffin for delivery

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Last updated on 19/12/18