Injector & SE Party !!!

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

  1. jluc

    jluc smelling pretty

    OCtober 15th
    Razor: OneBlade Core
    Blade: Feather FHS (3)
    Brush: Grizzly Bay FireOfUdun High Mountain White badger
    Pre-shave: Stirling Mentholated
    Soap: PAA Cavendish
    PAA witch hazel
    PAA unscented Star Jelly
    AS: PAA Cavendish

    Tobacco Tuesday

    Good morning! [​IMG]
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  2. MPF9

    MPF9 Well-Known Member

    Tue 15th Oct
    The Grosvenor - 404
    Vitos Super Red
    Schick E2 Canada
    Schick S/S Dutch ( 2 )
    Jaguar Prestige A/S lotion

    A Shave with an E2 smooth,comfortable with an ultra close all round finish.My Best Ever with a single blade Schick,the blade is the key.

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  3. Bird Lives

    Bird Lives Future Root Beer King of Turkey

    Haven't shaved with my Open Combed Damaskeene in ages....This really is truly a masterpiece!
    I think I'll be hanging out with one for awhile![​IMG]
    Funny I actually used Gillette Foamy Barbershoppe Fresh cream...
    Shave was full blown perfect!

    Sent from my SM-N950U using Tapatalk
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  4. Flintstone65

    Flintstone65 Well-Known Member

    Awesome shave today: A Micromatic, Gem SS PTFE, Ginger & Bergamot Soap and Yaqi 26mm Timberwolf. 2-passes and a quick touch-up to get really close and comfortable shave.
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  5. wchnu

    wchnu Duck Season!

    This is a Fuzzy approves shave!
  6. MPF9

    MPF9 Well-Known Member

    Williams Wed 16th Oct

    A great Shave the PAL, but not as good as yesterday with an E2 which was so good thanks to NOS Dutch Schick.

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  7. wchnu

    wchnu Duck Season!

    I have not used that razor. Nice looking set up there
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  8. Ron R

    Ron R Well-Known Member

    When I saw this razor lot with the Promotional Montreal Olympics Schick injector it brought back a happier time when Father and the boys & girls at the Ford dealership were buying lottery tickets in big #'s as a group, the Lottery was to pay down the cost of the Olympics.(First large lottery in North America) Dad was jotting down #'s on live TV(big event) and when the #'s were finished out of the air tumbler he thought he had won and my thought's were easy street here we come. He later admitted with a red face in front of the neighbors that they were his #s he was writing down and we were back to struggling in life again in a instant.[​IMG] [​IMG]

    Razor : Schick champion injector L type for the 1976 Montreal Olympics promotion sponsor for Schick injectors.
    Blade : Personna SS PTFE injector (1) -great blade in the L type
    Soap : Proraso Red Sandal wood
    Brush: Razorock Plissoft
    Preshave: Brush wash face with CeraVe hand bar soap + Dab of Aloe Vera gel afterwards
    Post shave: witch hazel splash
    Post shave: Proraso red sandal wood with witch hazel + Nivea balm
    Results : CCS,DFS,BBS +aftershave indicated no irritation + no weepers = [​IMG]
    Wednesday Oct11-2019 (2).jpg

    Have some great shaves!
    Last edited: Oct 16, 2019
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  9. brit

    brit in a box

    very cool and playing in the neighbors tree fort were my memories of those years.and my dad's friend's 1972 blue mustang..
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  10. BBS

    BBS Well-Known Member

    Schick G8, Personna ptfe blade, shave 4.

    This is the mildest of the type G razors I've used. I did a few swipes with the G1v3 and I could feel a difference in amount blade feel to the face and audibly they sounded different. With that said this razor is another one of those unremarkable performers that just gets the job done with no fanfare what so ever. It maybe mild but it is very efficient and I got a BBS shave out the razor.

    What is surprising is how much the G models I've used vary in shave aggressiveness. If I had to put them on a shave scale of 1 - 10 the G1v1 would be at about 5 1/2 the G1v3 4 1/2 and the G8 a 3 1/2 or 4. Either way all them get the job done and all regardless of aggressiveness are efficient shavers.

    To put that scale in context here are the 3 G1 variants.

    G1v1 1946 - 1947

    Pictured on the right is the G1v3 1953 - 1954 and on the left G1v2 1948 - 1952

    G1v1 is identified by the spring which still says Schick Injector like the E model injectors.

    G1v2 and G1v3 both have the newer spring that says Eversharp Schick. v2 has a squared ferrule and v3 has the rounded ferrule same as you see on the G8.
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  11. Ron R

    Ron R Well-Known Member

    I'm glad I brought some of your fond memories back also, strange how a razor can stir a memory like I described also.
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  12. brit

    brit in a box

    i also remember these.. download (2).jpg olympic edition gmc ..
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  13. BlueShaver

    BlueShaver Premature Latheration Sufferer

    If an injector is an SE, why does the title of this thread say "injector and SE" ?

    *gets coat*
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  14. wchnu

    wchnu Duck Season!

    They are SE but in a class of their own.
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  15. BBS

    BBS Well-Known Member

    SE in wet shaving terms refers to a type of razor aka a name not the actual blade type.
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  16. BlueShaver

    BlueShaver Premature Latheration Sufferer

    Its the opposite, surely?

    An injector is a SingleEdge razor blade. Isn't it?
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  17. BBS

    BBS Well-Known Member

    Yes single edge blade if we define the razor by blade type. As I said it's a name designation not type designation.

    For example if someone's name was sh*tbag does that make them a type of sh*tbag?
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  18. BlueShaver

    BlueShaver Premature Latheration Sufferer

    I think i prefer fuzzys answer.
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  19. brit

    brit in a box

    a de is a single edge with 2 sides ..:D:scared003:..a trac 2 or atra is a double edge..
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  20. BBS

    BBS Well-Known Member

    Semantics is a wonderful thing. Case and point putting doing public relations for a fortune 500 company on your resume when describing your job duties working the drive through window at McDonalds.
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