Add to cart. The presence of flammable gases in coal mines led to miner safety lamps such as the Davy lamp, in which a wire … $8.82 shipping. $7.15. Quantity: Between 200g and 400g (Use the drop down menu above to chose amount) Purity: Good Grade. 0 bids. Calcium Carbide Small Lumps. Calcium Carbide CaC2 - Caving/Gas lamp Acetylene Production - Large Lumps quantity. 1 bid. 1 offer from $150.00. $16.50. Two antique coal mining lamps. Water dripping on carbide produces acetylene gas, which burns and produces light. Ending Dec … $14.90 shipping. Add to cart. Description; Additional information; Description. Safe, simple and durable design of solid brass. Carbide lamps, or acetylene gas lamps, are simple lamps that produce and burn acetylene (C 2 H 2) which is created by the reaction of calcium carbide (CaC 2) with water (H 2 O). 8 bids. All brass Miners Carbide Cap Lamp. The popular carbide lamp is available again. $25.00. Appearance: Large … Quantity: Between 500g and 1000g (1kg) (Use the drop down menu above to chose amount) Purity: Good Grade. Water in the top chamber drips onto carbide fuel in the lower chamber which produces acetylene gas. Colour: Brown / Grey. Calcium carbide is used in carbide lamps. Calcium Carbide CaC2 - Caving/Gas lamp Acetylene Production - Small Lumps quantity. Appearance: … Ending Nov 30 at 4:15PM PST 3d 14h. Small correction regarding the chemical reaction: the calcium carbide lamp has one chamber filled with calcium *carbide* (CaC2). A small amount of pressure builds up to push gas through the orifice in the 4-1/4"OD chrome reflector. While these lamps gave steadier and brighter light than candles, they were dangerous in coal mines, where flammable methane gas made them a serious hazard. Acetylene gas lamps were used to illuminate buildings, as lighthouse beacons, and as headlights on motor-cars and bicycles. SKU: N/A Category: Calcium & Calcium Compounds. An acetylene gas miner's lamp . Calcium Carbide (Miner's Lamp) - 50g in 60cc bottle 4.5 out of 5 stars 66. HQ Company Calcium Carbide Miners Grade 5.0 out of 5 stars 5. Product: Calcium Carbide. Pioneer by John Simmons, Carbide Mining Lamp, Brass. CALCIUM CARBIDE PEA grade lamp miners economy size . Description; Additional information; Description. Only 11 left in stock - order soon. Ending Dec 6 at 8:45PM PST 9d 18h. Product: Calcium Carbide. While the introduction of LED's is changing the scene, these wonderful old lamps are still functional, practica… Calcium Carbide. $9.05 shipping. X-Ray Brand? SKU: N/A Category: Calcium & Calcium Compounds. Colour: Brown / Grey. $45.00. Rebuild a Carbide Lamp: Carbide lamps have been around since the late 1800's and are still lighting the way in many mines and caves across the world to this day. $23.40 . $8.45 shipping.