October 30 Day/Rule Focus Pix & Discussion

Discussion in 'Shave School' started by Primotenore, Sep 30, 2020.


Will you be focusing on an Open Comb razor?

  1. Absolutely, I have them all shined up and ready for shaving.

    7 vote(s)
  2. I will mix it up, closed and open comb razors.

    8 vote(s)
  3. I haven't used a comb for many years.

    6 vote(s)
  4. I am a straight razor shaver, you open comb shavers don't know what you're missing.

    5 vote(s)
  5. If I use an open comb razor, will I finally get some cookies?

    12 vote(s)
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  1. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    Sorry for the rough shave Evan. The Senator looks fantastic.
  2. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    Bravo Angelo. The Red Ring is gorgeous.
  3. brit

    brit in a box

  4. brit

    brit in a box

    thank you Jeff..a fine shave indeed..:)
  5. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    Beautiful shave Andrew. Asha would love your choice of shaving brushes. :happy088:
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  6. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    Beautiful photo and shave Joseph. Waiting for a razor to be delivered is frustrating at best. :angry032:
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  7. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    Excellent shave and photo Gary. The Sheraton looks fantastic.
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  8. jgreenepa

    jgreenepa Nasal Barbarian

    Thanks, Clint!
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  9. b1hart

    b1hart Well-Known Member

    Being a city boy Cajun from south Louisiana....where we sometimes eat a few things that make billy goats puke, I’m quite familiar with this conversation at a gas station check out counter. Even 7-11s & grocery store delis. And...it’s still a conversation I run into when going back.

    It’s like talking to your vet about a dog recycling his own poop. When he said they had samples of a developed powder to sprinkle on his poop to make it taste bad....I just kind of shook my head.

    Reality is hilarious.
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  10. jgreenepa

    jgreenepa Nasal Barbarian

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  11. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    October 3, 2020
    Blackland Tradere OC
    Gillette 7 O’clock Yellow
    Brad Sears Disco with Simpson CH2 synthetic knot
    Mitchell’s Wool Fat
    Small Batch Shave Tonic


    I was up and moving early this morning. I even had breakfast with my wife and managed to fall asleep on the sofa. I guess I needed the rest. So a relaxing shave was the order for day. I took my time and overloaded the brush. I really took extra time lathering the MWF while adding water slowly. The reward was worth the extra effort. I will be using a newer boar next week so it will be interesting to see if my success transfers. Three passes and touch ups ended in a wonderful drama free BBS shave. Given the cooler weather, I rewarded myself with a splash of Small Batch Shave Tonic. This stuff is wonderful on cool mornings. I hope everyone has a fantastic Saturday.
  12. clint64

    clint64 Blind Squirrel

    I recall having that conversion with our vet about a smooth collie. Just damn. I see stuff everyday that you just can't make up. Reality is hilarious is correct.
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  13. wristwatchb

    wristwatchb wristwatch "danger" b

    Crystal, Louisiana, or Tabasco?

    I like Crystal the best, but Louisiana is more plentiful where we shop.
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  14. jgreenepa

    jgreenepa Nasal Barbarian

    Lovely shave, Clint! Glad to hear the MWF is working out for you!
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  15. Mattay

    Mattay Active Member

    Not really no, I’m not adding extra water in my bowl and that may be the problem

    Tomorrow I’ll try to slowly add water by putting the tip of the brush under the tap, that may solve my problem

    I would say loading was okay, but the lathering part I definitely was doing something wrong and I wasn’t informed enough or patient enough, or both haha
  16. Droo78

    Droo78 Well-Known Member

    Mom lives in Guntersville now. I grew up in Valley, AL.
    I can vouch for the pickled eggs, but I am in agreement with you on the pig's feet.
  17. Droo78

    Droo78 Well-Known Member

    Thank you, Clint! Asha has remarkable and discerning taste in my book. :cool:
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  18. jluc

    jluc smelling pretty

    I have a small bowl that's always alongside my sink. I use it to soak my brush and to dip the tips of my brush whether I'm bowl or face lathering. That's what works for me anyway.

    Sent from my SM-T510 using Tapatalk
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  19. brit

    brit in a box

    thank you Clint..:).hope you are having a relaxing day..
  20. Droo78

    Droo78 Well-Known Member

    Stellar shave lineup and photo, Clint! Naps are good. :)
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