Qshave & Weishi partner up. Parthenon TTO adjustable.....

Discussion in 'Safety Razors' started by Str8on2, Mar 9, 2018.

  1. Str8on2

    Str8on2 Well-Known Member

    Just go to the Kickstarter site, punch in “Parthenon” in the search box and you’re good to go.... :)
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  2. Str8on2

    Str8on2 Well-Known Member

    Qshave sent out this update to subscribers about the Parthenon razor and a customizable feature that they are offering subscribers (backers) free of charge. I'm not interested in such a thing, but to those that might be interested in a custom engraving for their razor it's available at no extra charge.

    Make It Personal
    Posted by QSHAVE (Creator)
    We hope you will like Parthenon razor as we do. As the razor already has all the features such as adjustable function, elegant design, premium material, butterfly open, balance control, magnet end etc., how can we make it better? Right, we are going to make it PERSONAL.

    Laser engrave the Parthenon razor with up to 15 letters. You can put your or your beloved one's name on the open tops.


    How can I get the laser engraving service?

    Very simple.

    If you are already our backer, just share our Kickstart project page via your Facebook and Twitter. And then send us your post link via Kickstarter message, including the letters you want to put on the razor. No other cost.

    If you are not our backer yet, just pledge any reward includes the Parthenon razor, share our Kickstart project page via your Facebook and Twitter. And then send us your post link via Kickstarter message, including the letters you want to put on the razor. No other cost.

    What languages do you support?

    We support all the languages, just send us the words up to 15 letters.

    What fonts can I choose?

    Now we support Arial and Helvetica. If you have special requirement, please contact us, and we will check if we can do it.

    Can I engrave a picture?

    Sorry, only letters.

    Is it going to change the timeline?

    No, it will still be delivered in June 2018 within our timeline.
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    COMPNOR Well-Known Member

    So shiny...

    As for engraving... "Bad Ass" seems like a good option. "Sexy and I know it" almost fits! Or do the spaces not count?
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  4. Enrico

    Enrico Well-Known Member

    Very cool and very tempting!
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  5. jimjo1031

    jimjo1031 never bloomed myself

    Even though I like shorter handles, it is interesting.............
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  6. Hairy Alaskan

    Hairy Alaskan eww da toilet

    Looks interesting though I think I’ll let the Kickstarter crowd help them work the bugs out first. For a few bucks more I’d probably just get the Parker Adjustable and wait and see what happens with this one.

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  7. Bookworm

    Bookworm Well-Known Member

    Annoying because it means if you don't have a Facebook AND Twitter account, you can't get it.
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  8. Michael_W

    Michael_W Active Member

    Well, they've already gotten nearly double their goal amount, and it's not even 2nd of April yet! Too bad I won't be able to contribute to their crowd-funder until the 5th. Oh well. I'll definitely keep this in mind for when it's officially released.
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  9. jar

    jar Well-Known Member

    I try never to use either Facebook or Twitter although I do have accounts at both simply for testing.
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  10. Keldrin

    Keldrin New Member

    I asked them. I only have facebook. They said one was enough. Someone else commented they don't have either. They responded asking what social networks they did use. So they may be willing to accept something else.
  11. Bookworm

    Bookworm Well-Known Member

    Hey! I have a livejournal! :)
  12. Str8on2

    Str8on2 Well-Known Member

    Here is something interesting. An optional black handled version of the Parthenon Adjustable.

    Project Update #4: Parthenon Razor - adjustable for superb shaving comfort by QSHAVE

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    Production Update:

    The first tooling sample will be ready on 25th March, and we will check the tolerance, adjustable function test, and assembly test. Usually the tooling needs two or three modifications before mass production.
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  13. blashe

    blashe Well-Known Member

    Hopefully that black coating wont turn out like the first run of the Parker adjustable
  14. Str8on2

    Str8on2 Well-Known Member

    Only one way to find out. Hey, we're talking $50. I'm not expecting OneBlade, Timeless, ATT or Blackland quality. But if it's close, I'm not going to complain. Good shave, decent quality? I can live with that......
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  15. Engblom

    Engblom Well-Known Member

    When looking at the pictures, there is one thing disturbing me: there is no proper lather and stubble exit slot, just a few small holes! It looks like this one will require plenty of rinsing.

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