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  1. gssixgun liked DaltonGang's post in the thread Theris issard.

    Sand them down, and move up the .progression in grit. They should polish up nicely. .

    Feb 24, 2020 at 7:46 PM
  2. gssixgun liked Rkep01's post in the thread Theris issard.

    They appear to be horn.

    Feb 24, 2020 at 4:53 PM
  3. gssixgun replied to the thread Theris issard.

    Soak the Screw and blade in wd-40 or similar for 24 hours, DON'T skip this, if you strip the screw or the blade isn't loose you are...

    Feb 24, 2020 at 4:40 PM
  4. gssixgun liked atbat82's post in the thread What Straight Razor Did You Use Today?.

    Absolutely! The distinction between torque and pressure was enlightening. I'm now undercutting with far less pressure than I was using...

    Feb 24, 2020 at 4:01 PM
  5. gssixgun replied to the thread What Straight Razor Have You Honed Lately????.

    Two heading home today Tuckmar in Macassar Ebony with Ivory G10 Wedge Nickel Silver pins AJ Jordan in Cocobolo with Torquoise Wedge...

    Feb 24, 2020 at 4:00 PM
  6. gssixgun replied to the thread What Straight Razor Did You Use Today?.

    That C-MON edge gave you a Benchmark, now you know what is possible with your honing... Did the hints about how to use Torque while...

    Feb 24, 2020 at 2:22 PM
  7. gssixgun liked M14Shooter's post in the thread What Straight Razor Did You Use Today?.

    6/8 Kikuokan 302 Tamahagane Steel Had a Great Shave with this Vintage Japanese blade.Edge was smooth a silk and very keen.I finished...

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  8. gssixgun replied to the thread Scale washers.

    @Robert1955 If you are in the US they are easily purchased at MicroFasteners.com but outside the US it gets harder There are...

    Feb 24, 2020 at 11:20 AM
  9. gssixgun replied to the thread Blade restitution.

    Be Careful that doesn't look like Bone on the Tang That is a covered tang and it looks like Celluloid, it doesn't like Strong chemicals...

    Feb 24, 2020 at 11:06 AM
  10. gssixgun liked Mr. Oldschool's post in the thread Proper sharpening of vintage Sheffield.

    I started out the way you're doing. I couldn't afford new razors by a longshot, so I bought an old razor off eBay along with a cheap...

    Feb 24, 2020 at 10:55 AM
  11. gssixgun liked Steve56's post in the thread Kamisori Repair Advice Sought.

    A lot of folks mute the tip anyway - and the heel, lol. They don’t call them terror sticks for nothing!

    Feb 23, 2020 at 6:49 PM
  12. gssixgun liked atbat82's post in the thread What Straight Razor Did You Use Today?.

    [IMG] C-Mon Blackie this morning courtesy of @gssixgun. Fantastic razor with an incredible edge. I finally understand what people mean...

    Feb 23, 2020 at 6:41 PM
  13. gssixgun replied to the thread Proper sharpening of vintage Sheffield.

    You "Lifted" the spine essentially to do the chip correction ??? Just making sure I am reading it right before I give ideas What are...

    Feb 23, 2020 at 11:31 AM
  14. gssixgun liked RezDog's post in the thread Razor restoration.

    Well that makes way more sense. I also change directions while sanding. It seems to go faster than sanding in the same direction all...

    Feb 22, 2020 at 9:30 PM
  15. gssixgun liked DaltonGang's post in the thread Razor restoration.

    Sometimes it just looks right, to leave some patina, and go with a more mat finish. High gloss and pits look awful. When the pitting...

    Feb 22, 2020 at 12:57 PM