Gillette Brit Pat 28763 of 1902

Discussion in 'Safety Razors' started by José Santos, Oct 10, 2020.

  1. PLANofMAN

    PLANofMAN Paperboy

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    Most of those old razors have a crack in the handle. If you are lucky, it's small and doesn't affect the function of the razor.

    Brazing has a very high failure rate. You can google repairing crack in gillette old type for the best fixes. (JB Weld and clamps) done correctly, the crack will be almost invisible. Better yet, that repair isn't considered a value killer for re-sale down the road, imo.
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  2. José Santos

    José Santos Active Member


    Im just afraid if I keep using them it will open more. Im always super carefull when I close it.
  3. PLANofMAN

    PLANofMAN Paperboy

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    I've never heard of the cracks getting bigger from regular use, but I suppose there's a first time for anything. :)

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