DE89 Top Plate Replacement..

Discussion in 'Safety Razors' started by nsomnac, Jan 5, 2019.

  1. nsomnac

    nsomnac Active Member

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  2. Primotenore

    Primotenore missed opera tunity

    I thought the top & bottom plates were the same.
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  3. BigD

    BigD Well-Known Member

    You can get it directly from the Muehle USA Website.
    The exact product is here.
    However, I don't know if they are exact matches to the Edwin Jager.
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  4. nsomnac

    nsomnac Active Member

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  5. Frijolero

    Frijolero Well-Known Member

    I've heard it said that they are not identical, but I've never been shown a difference. I have both, and can't tell them apart.
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  6. BigD

    BigD Well-Known Member

    Ah Geez, don't tell me your top cap broke. Man, I am so sorry. Mind doing a how to for extraction? For us folks that might have the issue in the future?
  7. BigMark83

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    Just do yourself a favor and purchase an MJ-90 from Italian Barber. It's aluminum. Yes it's soft, but it's not Zamak.
  8. kfbrady

    kfbrady Well-Known Member

    I have one and I'm a big fan of the EJ DE89 but the above is excellent advice.

    The MJ-90 is a better quality razor for a ridiculously low price.
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  9. BigMark83

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    That's why I bought one. I like the shave of the EJ, but I'm not a fan of Zamak.

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