Injector & SE Party !!!

Discussion in 'Safety Razors' started by Bird Lives, Apr 28, 2011.

  1. MPF9

    MPF9 Well-Known Member

    Sat 2nd Feb.

    Cyril Salter / Maseto ED 2 Band
    P & B Spitfire
    Ever Ready 1924 / Windrose Handle
    Gem S/S [ 1 ]
    P & B Spitfire A/S Splash.

    Another Super Saturday Shave- last week was with a "Streamline", today with an ER 1924. I find that when fitted with a longer handle the 1924 delivers an extremely smooth and comfortable Shave, with a top quality all round finish. Even with a new blade I encountered no problems during post Shave. The "Streamline " may well be my favourite, but IMHO the 1924 is ready available/low cost alternative.

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  2. CrustyCat

    CrustyCat Well-Known Member

    I got it on the bay for a steal in my opinion. Less than 15.00 I believe. In person, it looks brand new almost.

  3. mayer57619

    mayer57619 Well-Known Member

    Saturday morning shave[​IMG]

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  4. pisces_0

    pisces_0 Well-Known Member

    That's a looker! I haven't seen a gold Treet baton handle yet. Thanks for showing it.
    Baton handle SE's everywhere these last few days. I'm getting the urge to mix up my rotation and sub in one of my baton handles now. :D
  5. ordinaryshaver

    ordinaryshaver Well-Known Member

    A shovel head and Stirling! IMG_20190202_085018_969.jpg
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  6. Boojum1

    Boojum1 Valet Parking Available Here

    February 3, 2019

    Schick Proline P
    PAV Brushworks Envy White Two Band
    MDC Fougere
    Chatillon Lux Champs de Lavande Toner & Aftershave
    Penhaligon's Blenheim Bouquet

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  7. 120inna55

    120inna55 Well-Known Member

    Phoenix Shaving | Planet Java Hive
    Leo Frilot Infinity Brush | MAC Metalworks Synthetic 28mm
    The New Improved Schick Injector Razor | Personna 74

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  8. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    February 3, 2019
    Supply SE V2 - 2 dot plate
    Schick Proline
    Thäter Boar
    Captain’s Choice Bay Rum

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  9. Bird Lives

    Bird Lives Future Root Beer King of Turkey

    Last few shaves:

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  10. wchnu

    wchnu Duck Season!

    I was gifted a PAA Starling. Not a bad shave at all. More on it later.

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  11. ordinaryshaver

    ordinaryshaver Well-Known Member

    Gonna use the shovel head again in the morning! Got a 3 pass BBS with it yesterday, expecting great things again!
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  12. MPF9

    MPF9 Well-Known Member

    I find the original Handle too light. A few Shaves in and am thinking that it is in HFT/Push Button category.
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  13. wchnu

    wchnu Duck Season!

    The shave does feel like that. I would like it better if it had a more vintage feel. I am ok with the handle. It is a ugly razor though for sure.
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  14. wchnu

    wchnu Duck Season!

    Glad you are liking it. Gettt itttt.
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  15. MPF9

    MPF9 Well-Known Member

    Sun 3rd Feb.

    RazoRock Syn. 24mm
    P & B Pall Mall
    Gem OCMM - Brass
    Gem S/S [ 1 ]
    Floid Vigoroso A/S Lotion

    It is quite a long time since I used this Razor, and then I tried it with a Schick Proline Blade, and it worked very well too. Over the last few days I have been using different SE Razors all with fresh Gem Blades. I remember when I first used this Razor it had a fearsome reputation for being very aggressive. I now find that by not rushing the Shave and with care and a light touch, this Razor provides a really smooth Shave and today the finish was superb all round. No soreness or irritation and no need for Alum either.

    Last edited: Feb 3, 2019
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  16. Boru62

    Boru62 Well-Known Member

    Valet AutoStrop VC-1
    Gem PTFE
    A relaxing Sandalwood Sunday shave with my favourite VC.
    Happy Shaving one and all.
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  17. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

    Supporting Vendor
    SE Sunday's Shave

    Cold Water Wash
    Mitchell's Wool Fat
    Jayaruh #313
    Superior Lather Catcher
    ShaVeZee SE
    English Leather

    My prep was just a cold water rinse. The Mitchell's Wool Fat Shaving Soap face lathered well with the Jayaruh #313 badger brush. I did two passes with the Superior Lather Catcher razor with a ShaVeZee SE blade and ended up with a close, comfortable shave. After a cold water rinse, I finished off with English Leather AS. I am clean, smooth, and refreshed...
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  18. ordinaryshaver

    ordinaryshaver Well-Known Member

    Boy oh boy is this little guy misunderstood! Great 3 pass BBS shave! IMG_20190203_093700_471.jpg
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  19. Hembree

    Hembree Not as pretty smelling

    02/2/2019 Shave

    RazoRock 400 Noir Plissoft Synthetic Shaving Brush
    Salsa Bowl / Timeless bowl scuttle
    Stirling Noir Shave Soap
    Stirling Noir Aftershave Splash
    Nivea Sensitive Post Balm
    CVS SE Blade
    Every-Ready Shovel Head on Weber Bulldog Handle

    I got my first shave in for February late yesterday afternoon. Yesterday was a lazy day for me. I just did not feel like doing anything.

    I think for February I will focus on the single edge. I gathered all of my single edges up for a picture and I did not realize I had this many. I think they are multiplying like rabbits.

    I chose the shovel-head for its awesome good looks and mounted in on the Weber bulldog. I was amazed at how good a shaver this puppy is. It almost talks to you with the amount of audible feedback. This shovel-head is loud. This is actually my second shave with a SE. My first was with a MMOC and was rather rough. I believe my angle was off because I was shaving like it was a DE. I laid the shovel-head against my face and brought the angle out slightly and let the razor do the work. I am really getting into the SE shave. I like it.

    I finished up with some alum which had a little burn. I have got to work on the technique. Finished up with some Nivea post balm and Stirling Noir aftershave.

    Looking forward to some more SE shaves this month. Now if I can just pick out another SE razor and I'll have to squeeze in a Fatboy for February as well.

    Y'all take care and have a great day!

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  20. jmudrick

    jmudrick Well-Known Member

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