Picture, Primus no.1stove,1935 Base Camp the Stove
&
Lamp Specialists.
Picture, Tilley Guardsman
Primus No.1 stove 1935. Tilley Stormlantern 1953

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LATEST NEWS
01/11/09.....

Updates:- 01/11/09

Lamp spares:-
Vapalux V42 mantles and 10 packs back in stock. Petromax 500cp available again with full spares backup
Wick lamps:-
GWR chimney now in stock.
Heaters:- New Corona heaters for sale.

General News :-
 
We are catching up on the backlog of orders but delivery time is around
7 working days at present. It will be a little while before we can get back to our usual three days turnaround. The postal dispute is causing delays across the country, we are doing our best to get your order to you but things are out of our hands.  Having supported the Royal Mail for nearly 25 years we may be forced to use an alternative for the sake of our customers.
We are working hard to clear the backlog of orders. Please do not telephone to chase your order unless you sent or telephoned it over 11 days ago. Ten minutes on the telephone looking up an order sent only last week will prevent two more customers from getting their parts on time..!
Our answer phone gets constantly blocked with messages, please browse the Website before calling as you may find your answer there. We receive so many calls asking 'I have looked at your Website, do you sell Tilley or Primus parts?'.....!

Remember to keep spares handy for emergencies, we still have customers who phone an order on a Wednesday because there is a frost and thier greenhouse is cold! Order your spares now, don't wait until the last minute and expect the parts by the next day...!
Please check our
opening hours before trying to contact us, the answer phone also gets jammed full of empty messages when callers hang up after calling when we are out of the office.

Bialaddin/Vapalux:-
Back in stock, V42 mantles and ten packs, all order balances have been sent and we now have good stock.
Now available:-
Limited edition 'Collectors' Vapalux Lantern, in the style of the lamp produced on the 1970's this lamp will has a chromed brass tank and fittings with black hood. A must for collectors and Vapalux enthusiasts, don't miss out on this offer...!
Available October on a first come- first served basis we are taking orders for this lamp now. Complete with accessories we will send post free in the UK, (overseas cost on application). Click for details


Coleman:-
New in stock is the 214C 700 single mantle paraffin lantern, 300cp light at a reasonable price..!

Paraffin Lamp Wicks, Chimneys, Heater Wicks & Heater spares:-
A section devoted to Wicks and heater spares is now available click here!, a new page contains new and used greenhouse heaters, click here to view
Now in stock, a modern paraffin heater from Corona of Japan, this is the UK tested and approved model, beware of others...!Click here for details..

 We have good stocks of most styles of our best quality oil lamps from Europe. Suitable for boats, cottages or the home,
click here to see the whole range

Chimneys
Back in stock, our GWR chimney for original and reproduction wall mounted candle lamps.

Aladdin:-
We have good stocks model 23 lamp parts and Kone Kap mantles. New in stock is the brass, full circle shade carrier for the #21 and #23 lamps. This carrier fits under the burner like the pre-War #11 and #12 so is far more stable and much more attractive than the tripod.
Designed to take 10" shades the carrier will take the older Aladdin Rochester shade, the current 9 1/2" Vesta shade will fit but is a little loose.

Stove Spares:-
As we source more parts and our purchasing power grows we are reducing prices on stove spares. With raw material prices increasing this might show as a price drop or simply no increase. Every day we are looking for more parts for your stoves and lamps, watch these pages..!
We are commissioning a batch of 207b adjustable burners as fitted to the
Optimus #7 or 5R and marine stoves such as Optimus, Tayors, Shipmate, Mariner & Patria. Sample burners have been tested and production has started with delivery due at any time.  The burner is likely to be in great demand, order your now....!.
We have plenty of spare parts left in stock to service the burners.


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 Last updated on 01/10/09
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