OSSB - Old School Shaving Brushes site

Discussion in 'The Brush' started by Darkbulb, Jul 22, 2015.

  1. Darkbulb

    Darkbulb Cookie Hoarder

    In case you haven't seen this site before, I hadn't until today, it has a LOT of great information about vintage shaving brushes such as Rubberset, EverReady, etc.

    Link: http://home.comcast.net/~bladeshark1/index.html

    Explore the menu items ontop - even the "Other Manufacturers" have some great brushes i there.

    Great site.
     
    Last edited: Jul 22, 2015
  2. ObiDon

    ObiDon member in questionable standing

    Cool! Thanks! I like the vintage brushes.
     
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  3. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

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    I want one of each.
     
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  4. mrchick

    mrchick Odd, Terrible Avatar

    Cool. Thanks!
     
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  5. GDCarrington

    GDCarrington Burma Shave

    Excellent!
     
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  6. RaZorBurn123

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

    Bookmarked.
     
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  7. Darkbulb

    Darkbulb Cookie Hoarder

    I knew you'd enjoy it ;)
     
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  8. wristwatchb

    wristwatchb wristwatch "danger" b

    That's an amazing site. Thanks for sharing it. I had no idea that Rubberset manufactured so many different brushes.
     
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  9. IDuck

    IDuck Well-Known Member

    that is CRAZY...thanks for sharing
     
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  10. PLANofMAN

    PLANofMAN Paperboy

    Article Team
    Very cool.
    I'm off to hunt for BSB Spain.

    Edit: Barcelona Shaving Brushes.
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    http://www.bsbshavingbrushes.com/2014/12/blog-post.html?m=1

    Apparently, the owner got permission from the rights holder of Rubberset (presumably Sherwin-Williams) to make these, and they asked for a brush to display in their U.S. museum. (From Facebook)
     
    Last edited: Jul 23, 2015
  11. macaronus

    macaronus Sir Nice-a-Lot Staff Member

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    Bookmarked! Thanks for posting this! :happy088:
     
  12. bladeshark

    bladeshark Well-Known Member

    Greetings Gents,

    I’ve been a long time lurker here but haven’t jumped in before. The site you found is mine. It’s reasonably new having gone live in January. Originally I was only interested in the Rubberset brushes but I kept seeing others that really caught my eye. Every-Ready, Erskine and Vulcan in particular have caught my fancy and I decided to put up a few more pages on other brushes I see.

    So formally, hello all. I hope you enjoy the site.

    Best wishes,
    Jim
     
  13. Darkbulb

    Darkbulb Cookie Hoarder

    You got a great site there - thanks for putting it all together!
     
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  14. Douglas Carey

    Douglas Carey Wildman

    Outstanding!!!
     
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  15. ram57

    ram57 Don't Open til Christmas

    Thanks for the link!!
     
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  16. GDCarrington

    GDCarrington Burma Shave

    Juan (Dr Dulcamara) is the owner of the BSB brand.
     
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  17. GDCarrington

    GDCarrington Burma Shave

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  18. david of central florida

    david of central florida Rhubarb Rubber

    hello and welcome
     
  19. PLANofMAN

    PLANofMAN Paperboy

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    That reminds me. I contacted him to find out what his prices were for both the aluminum and titanium brushes were. He responded with a statement that he didn't have any made right now, and would I like to be added to the notification list. He also didn't let me know how much they cost. So there's that.
     
  20. DDuckyMark

    DDuckyMark Ducky Duck and the Hiding Bunch

    My brush model is posted there. Very neat.
     
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