Aladdin Lamp

Aladdin Lamp

Trade name for a coal oil lamp that had both a wick and a mantle and produced an exceptionally bright light.
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The Aladdin Lamp (or Low Oil Pressure Warning Light): If this sign -- which bears an uncanny resemblance to Aladdin's magic Genie Lamp -- comes on, it means that the engine oil pressure might be low.
With their prices starting at QR20, shoppers can pick Christmas tree decoration products like Christmas ball and snowman, candle holders and colour light shades, coffee cup and Aladdin lamp, which are all really interesting and beautiful to behold.
We used kerosene lamps mostly, although we did try an Aladdin lamp and propane lamps.
She said that federation and provinces would have to make join efforts to stop increasing suicide incidents, as the government does not have a Aladdin lamp to resolve the problems in one day.
Browsing through a local shop recently--"We buy unique, we sell antiques"--I came upon an old, tarnished Aladdin lamp. Imagine my surprise when I picked it up and out popped a genie, and a generous one at that!
IF YOU want the glass shade for an Aladdin lamp, see above.
In the hour before the Aladdin lamp is lit, I am at the kitchen window watching the spider lilies open.
I was surprised at a reader's disdain for the Aladdin lamp. My discovery of the Aladdin was one of the best events of 1993!
We do the same things as with the pickup truck: keep the batteries inside and heat the oil pan with an Aladdin lamp for about an hour.
This was the perfect occasion to honor the top producers, who received Aladdin lamps, which may have a genie to emerge and grant wishes.
Aladdin lamps have a round flat wick much like the Rayo but they also have a flame spreader on top of this, and a mantle.