Open Comb Central - The Place With Real Teeth (No R41, Hybrid or Closed Combs)

Discussion in 'Safety Razors' started by GDCarrington, Sep 29, 2014.

  1. Taipan

    Taipan Well-Known Member

    My first go with an OC had to be this:

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    Had some trepidation but actually quite a mild shave. Took three passes to get a bbs.
     
  2. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    April 18, 2017
    Wolfman WR1 OC
    Feather (3)
    “Amigos” Simpson CH2 Jade Synthetic
    Route 66 Lumberjack
    Fine Platinum

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  3. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    April 19, 2017
    Wolfman WR1 OC
    Feather (1)
    “Amigos” Simpson CH2 Jade Synthetic
    Route 66 Lumberjack
    Fine L’Orange Noir

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  4. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    April 20, 2017
    Wolfman WR1 OC
    Feather (2)
    “Amigos” Simpson CH2 Jade Synthetic
    Route 66 Lumberjack
    Fine Fresh Vetiver

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  5. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    April 21, 2017
    Wolfman WR1 OC
    Feather (3)
    “Amigos” Simpson CH2 Jade Synthetic
    Route 66 Lumberjack
    Fine Platinum

    [​IMG]
     
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  6. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    i have a canadian old type,harsh for me,a merkur 1904/6 oc and this newly acquired 1930s new sc that i will be trying this weekend.i am used to rockets and techs.are there oc.jpg any different techniques needed to make this shave a success?.thanks gary
     
  7. Linuxguile

    Linuxguile dating an unusual aristocrat

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    Just sit back and enjoy, the New is a great razor
     
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  8. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    April 22, 2017
    Wolfman WR1 OC
    Feather (1)
    “Amigos” Simpson CH2 Jade Synthetic
    Route 66 Bay Lime Twist

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  9. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    April 23, 2017
    Wolfman Ti WR1 (.74) OC with Hempel Ti
    Feather (2)
    “Amigos” Elite Ironwood Beehive with Envy White
    Route 66 Bay Lime Twist

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  10. jimjo1031

    jimjo1031 never bloomed myself

    Gillette New LC/Scotch & Stowe Handle
    Ladas Super Stainless Blade
    Restored Pioneer Boar Brush
    My DIY Orange Menthol Soap
    Dickinson's Witch Hazel
    Pinaud Clubman After Shave


    Gillette New and Ladas blade for a very good BBS shave with two passes and some touch up.

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  11. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    April 24, 2017
    Wolfman Ti WR1 (.74) OC with Hempel Ti
    Feather (3)
    “Amigos” Elite Ironwood Beehive with Envy White
    Route 66 Bay Lime Twist

    [​IMG]
     
  12. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    April 25, 2017
    Wolfman Ti WR1 (.74) OC with Hempel Ti
    Feather (1)
    “Amigos” Elite Ironwood Beehive with Envy White
    Route 66 Bay Lime Twist

    [​IMG]
     
  13. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    April 26, 2017
    Wolfman Ti WR1 (.74) OC with Hempel Ti
    Feather (2)
    “Amigos” Elite Ironwood Beehive with Envy White
    Route 66 Bay Lime Twist

    [​IMG]
     
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  14. Linuxguile

    Linuxguile dating an unusual aristocrat

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    Very nice photo, Clint!
     
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  15. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    Thank you Andrew. :happy088:
     
  16. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

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    The Acevivi dual-comb razor gives a mild yet efficient shave. The head is very light alloy, but the handle is heavy plated brass.
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  17. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    April 27, 2017
    Wolfman Ti WR1 (.74) OC with Hempel Ti
    Feather (3)
    “Amigos” Elite Ironwood Beehive with Envy White
    Route 66 Bay Lime Twist

    [​IMG]
     
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  18. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    April 28, 2017
    Wolfman Ti WR1 (.74) OC with Hempel Ti
    Feather (1)
    “Amigos” Elite Ironwood Beehive with Envy White
    Route 66 Bay Lime Twist
    Folsom & Co. Shambala

    [​IMG]
     
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  19. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    April 29, 2017
    Wolfman Ti WR1 (.74) OC with Hempel Ti
    Feather (2)
    “Amigos” Elite Ironwood Beehive with Envy White
    Route 66 Bay Lime Twist
    Folsom & Co. Shambala

    [​IMG]
     
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  20. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    April 30, 2017
    Wolfman Ti WR1 (.74) OC with Hempel Ti
    Feather (3)
    Shavemac ATG LE D01 2 Band
    Mystic Water Raspberry & Lemon
    Folsom & Co. Capri

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