Not Really a Restoration, But...

Discussion in 'Razor Restoration' started by entropy1049, Jun 26, 2014.

  1. entropy1049

    entropy1049 Well-Known Member

    Just finished up my Bruno Blade (Snail Forge Razors). Initially, I'd put a pair of acrylic scales on it, and then felt like a schlep for not doing the blade justice. Here it is in its new Gabon Ebony scales with a nice brass wedge. For those not familiar, you can purchase raw, unfinished, heat treated blanks from Bruno and finish them yourself. As close as I'll ever get to making my own razor without a forge.

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  2. BigMark

    BigMark Tests razors by shaving Wookies

    Not bad man.
     
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  3. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

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    Nice. How does it shave? I don't have the time or patience for str8s, but I wish I did.
     
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  4. boxerman

    boxerman Active Member

    Wow very nice razor sir.
     
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  5. entropy1049

    entropy1049 Well-Known Member

    It's actually a really nice shaver. It's big (REAL big, ~10/8's), so it's a handful, but a very sweet shaver.
     
  6. Bristle Me

    Bristle Me Insufficient

    Holy cow! Very nice Mike.

    10/8 though?
    Man, I thought my 6/8 was a bit on the bigger side.

    I had no idea anyone offered heat treated blade blanks.
    I'm going to look them up.
     
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  7. gssixgun

    gssixgun At this point in time...

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    I like that set much better Mike, simple elegant lines, for a razor that has more then enough style :D
     
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  8. HolyRollah

    HolyRollah BaconLord Staff Member

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    Beautiful razor! The line of the scales match quite well with the blade. Nice job! :happy088:
     
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  9. Tomas Garcia

    Tomas Garcia Member

    How do you get a hold of this Bruno?or are his razors only sold o. Strait razor designs?
     
  10. oscar11

    oscar11 Well-Known Member

    Very nice.
     
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