Razor Wish List

Discussion in 'Safety Razors' started by Mr. Shaverman, Nov 23, 2014.

  1. Mr. Shaverman

    Mr. Shaverman Well-Known Member

    These are currently the razors on my wishlist:

    1. Slim adjustable
    2. Muhle R41
    3. EJ89
    4. Slant of some sort
    5. ??????? TO BE DECIDED ???????
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  2. theFAT98

    theFAT98 Well-Known Member

    I just need to get a slim. I like finding them in the wild so it could take a while
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  3. JR Reyes

    JR Reyes I scream for....chicken wings??

    Just one...


    hopefully my RAD killer...
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  4. Darkbulb

    Darkbulb Cookie Hoarder

    Hm, good idea.. I really should get on that ebay-thing and see if I can buy some.....
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  5. dscaver

    dscaver Well-Known Member

    I have found all my razors in the wild with the exception of the of my 1947 Super Speed that I found on E-Bay. I like picking them up and giving them a good inspection. Also, sometimes you can get some background on the razor. I also believe you can get some good deals. My Gillette Slim was only $1.00 and my two Schick Injectors were $3.00 each. But I have to say I like looking and buying other stuff, like Fire King Jadite tableware. I am sure that I am a minority in this regard.

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  6. dscaver

    dscaver Well-Known Member

    As to my wish list, a Gillette New. I will run across it one of these days.

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  7. gwsmallwood

    gwsmallwood Well-Known Member

    Since you started with a Top 5...

    1981 B2 Gillette Super Adjustable - My Birth Razor
    1955 A1 Tech - My Dad's Birth Razor
    Muhle R41 (2013)
    Gillette NEW Deluxe (iKon Deluxe would also be acceptable)
    ATT Atlas Slant Open Comb
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  8. HolyRollah

    HolyRollah BaconLord Staff Member

    Having owned and used all these on the list, I'll add my comments…
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  9. FlightMedic

    FlightMedic Well-Known Member

    1. Psycho w/ key
    2. Executive
    3. FatBoy
    4. H2 1987 Super Adjustable
    5. Aristocrat

    In no particular order.
    Last edited: Nov 24, 2014
  10. FlightMedic

    FlightMedic Well-Known Member

    All but one of mine have been local finds as well. My only ebay razor is my dads birth quarter Slim in excellent condition.
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  11. badabing10

    badabing10 Active Member

    I want the futur...

    Getting the Edwin Jagger diamond cut from gf

  12. Radiotube

    Radiotube RADInOverdrive

    Oh, man... this could be dangerous...

    All I want are vintage, but after reading what Kevin said about the Muhle R41, I might want to try the 2011 model.

    In no particular order:
    1. 1930's Gillette Aristocrat or Senator (Open Comb)
    2. Gillette New
    3. 1940's Gillette Aristocrat or Milford
    4. Gillette Toggle
    5. Gillette Slim
    6. Gillette 1985 DE razor (for my son's birth year as a gift to him)
  13. david of central florida

    david of central florida Rhubarb Rubber

    the list is long, but distinguished.
    (always wanted to say that)
    Gillette double ring
    eclipse red ring
    muhle 2011 . r41
    ikon 101
    ikon 102
    Gillette oc tto
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  14. Darkbulb

    Darkbulb Cookie Hoarder

    The 2011 Muhle R41 is one of the very few modern razors out there I'd like to get.
  15. Radiotube

    Radiotube RADInOverdrive

    So is our only option to find one for sale on the Bay? I doubt the manufacturer maintains two models... or do they?
  16. Darkbulb

    Darkbulb Cookie Hoarder

    B/S/T's on shaving forums may be even better - or ebay, etc - as no, I don't think they maintain both versions in stock.

    Did btw, the R41, 2011 come in both 'regular' and 'grande' versions?
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  17. gwsmallwood

    gwsmallwood Well-Known Member

    There is also a vendor that makes 3D printed top caps that are supposed to turn a 2013 into a 2011.
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  18. SRNewb

    SRNewb Well-Known Member

    Like theFat98, I enjoy the hunt.
    Red Tip SS
    Short Comb NEW
    1912 SE with a brass handle(I have one with the stubby little bakelite handle. )
    More straights
    I would not turn down another FH Tech.
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  19. Misphit

    Misphit Spoken-for "member"

    1 The end of my RAD
    2 No more RAD
    3 Soon no more RAD
    4 A Little more RAD
    5 Black Beauty 109
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  20. HolyRollah

    HolyRollah BaconLord Staff Member

    Mühle discontinued the 2011 model. They can be had on occasion, used, but the asking prices have more than doubled. Originally, they had both standard and grande versions (same head, different handles).
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