"New" Bethlehem Olivewood Brush

Discussion in 'The Brush' started by Bobcat, Feb 11, 2015.

  1. Bobcat

    Bobcat Well-Known Member

    I had Larry at Whipped Dog replace the knot in my Bethlehem Olivewood handle with one of his High Mountain knots, not to be confused with a High Mountain White. I will test drive it tomorrow. This is a post bloom photo. 22mmx50mm

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  2. HolyRollah

    HolyRollah BaconLord Staff Member

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    Nice! Those handles, I've discovered, are quite comfy to hold!
     
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  3. Bobcat

    Bobcat Well-Known Member

    They are! I wasn't too sure when I first saw their size, but I like them.
     
  4. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    Great looking brush. Look forward to your thoughts on the brush.
     
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  5. RaZorBurn123

    RaZorBurn123 waiting hardily...............

    Very nice looking brush! Someday I need to get one.
     
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  6. MoAllen

    MoAllen King of Unscented

    Looks good!
     
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  7. ObiDon

    ObiDon member in questionable standing

    Very nice. Can't go wrong with Larry.:happy096:
     
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  8. emmijack

    emmijack Well-Known Member

    Lovely handle, looks great!!
     
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  9. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

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    Beautiful. Many happy latherings...
     
  10. TCBENNETT55

    TCBENNETT55 Active Member

  11. Sevenbark

    Sevenbark Well-Known Member

    Very nice, hope you enjoy the knot.
     
  12. Bobcat

    Bobcat Well-Known Member

    It took a bit more clean up than most and takes a little longer to dry. When dry, it seems a bit scritchy. But, when I used it this morning, it was very soft and lathers like a champ. After one shave, I am very impressed.

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  13. celestino

    celestino Friendly Neighborhood Wetshaver

    Congratulations, Bob!
     
  14. Tattoobob

    Tattoobob Well-Known Member

    Love that handle and knot, enjoy
     
  15. Bobcat

    Bobcat Well-Known Member

    After shave number two, I am liking this knot even more. It is very soft but has good backbone. It is a lathering machine!

    You can compare the photos from day one to day two.

    Bob

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  16. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    The WD High Mountain is a great knot. I agree with you it is soft but with very good backbone.
     
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  17. GSlim66

    GSlim66 Well-Known Member

    Olive wood is a beautiful thing.
     
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  18. Rapidray

    Rapidray Well-Known Member

    Great looking knot...I was looking at TGN black knot. Will look into the WD also. Thanks for your link you sent me. I have two olivewood handles coming my way. Enjoy yours.
     
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  19. Douglas Carey

    Douglas Carey Wildman

    Where did you order the Olivewood handles from?
     
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  20. Douglas Carey

    Douglas Carey Wildman

    I have a WD High Mountain knot on order. Thanks for your post.
     
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