~ only one blade for the rest of your life ~

Discussion in 'Safety Razors' started by idan, Aug 29, 2017.

  1. oldtech

    oldtech New Member

    Gillette Silver Blue
     
  2. David W650

    David W650 Active Member

    Another vote here for Astra S.P.

    Sharp yet forgiving.
     
  3. FranklinFurter

    FranklinFurter Well-Known Member

    Silver Blue
     
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  4. Bob43

    Bob43 New Member

    Another vote for Silver Blues.
     
  5. rabidus

    rabidus Member

    Schick Proline blade, AC razors face shave

    GEM SS PTFE blade, GEM razors head shave


    It's all I use now...
     
    Last edited: Oct 19, 2017
  6. CliffDweller

    CliffDweller Active Member

    Voskhods, for a long time it was GSB, but the Voskys played the long game and won me over.
     
  7. Col C

    Col C Well-Known Member

    The question does not apply to me. If I never buy another blade I'll still die with hundreds in my stash. Blade Inventory.jpg
     
  8. Eeyore

    Eeyore Well-Known Member

    Yes. Seems many shavers still toss the blade after one shave. Most blades work best on the 2nd and 3rd shaves.

    As always, YMMV applies here.

    About blades; PPCs for me, most universal blade for my face.
     
  9. Enrico

    Enrico Well-Known Member

    I like a blade I can get at least 5 great shaves. Polsilvers, Silver Blues, 7 O'clocks and Nacets. I need to try my Astras again to see if they still make the grade.

    Realistically if I get a least 5 shaves per blade (I've easily gotten 18 from Polsilvers), I'd only use ~36 blades a year.
     
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  10. MR41

    MR41 Well-Known Member

    I think I'm gonna change my answer to Gillette nacet! I've been getting some great shaves with them.
     
  11. Col C

    Col C Well-Known Member

    Agree. Nacet is a really good blade and I think most folks over look it. Ladas is another blade in that same category.
     
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  12. Metro

    Metro Well-Known Member

    That's my unicorn as far as blades go.
     
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  13. MR41

    MR41 Well-Known Member

    Thanks! I ordered some LADAS to try.
     
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  14. Ron R

    Ron R New Member

    I like Gillette anything-GSB ,Astra, 7Oclock green,Polsilver,Nacet, Personna Red.....:smiley respect:
     
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  15. cchiqueti

    cchiqueti New Member

    Astra super platinum, and second Treet platinum from Pakistan and Rapira Swedish steel. For me, nice blades.

    Enviado de meu SM-G610M usando Tapatalk
     
  16. LuvWetShavin

    LuvWetShavin Well-Known Member

    If i could only pick one it would be ...

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  17. Mark DiLuciano

    Mark DiLuciano New Member

    DE Gillette Stainless
    AC Schick proline
    Gem Persona PTFE
     
  18. Macktheknife

    Macktheknife Member

    Gillette Platinum
     

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