Rockwell Owners Adjustable Razors Club (ROARC)

Discussion in 'Safety Razors' started by tuxxdk, Jun 8, 2016.

  1. Marc Bagwell

    Marc Bagwell Well-Known Member

    And let's face it, if you do drop it, just contact Rockwell and put that warranty to work
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  2. Hembree

    Hembree Not as pretty smelling

    20181129_193406.jpg Could I please join the Rockwell Club? Newbie here. I have had the 6c for about a month and loved it so much I just picked up a 6s. I had to add a little color to the 6s.
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  3. flash75

    flash75 Member

    Hey folks,
    Wanna put New life in this thread.
    I'm a Rockwell 6s User for 13 months and still like it.
    At the Moment I rotate with a Rex Ambassador.

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  4. Moose

    Moose Well-Known Member


    New Rockwell 6C owner here. It was a nice little anniversary present from my wife. I've been rotating between this and a Schick I2 for the last few months. I love how smooth this razor is. The 6C is a great value!
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  5. Str8on2

    Str8on2 Well-Known Member

    All Model T for me. The 6S & 6C (which I both own) are very good shavers but, the Model T gives me that extra in efficiency and feel. Smooth operator.....

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  6. elbee

    elbee New Member

    Between the two, which gives you the better shave, and which is the more fun to use?
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  7. PatrickA51

    PatrickA51 Well-Known Member

    I agree with the above statement I own 2 of each Rockwell Razors. If and when I ever decide to use any of them I will definitely use the Rockwell Model t razor.
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  8. jaro

    jaro Well-Known Member

    Well my 6 threads are stripped. And i contacted CS and got a nice reply that they would be in touch within 48 hours BUT that was over 2 weeks ago!!!!!! Still havent heard back from them !!!!!!!
    Last edited: Aug 27, 2019
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  9. Hembree

    Hembree Not as pretty smelling

    Love my 6s as well. Great razors!
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  10. Hembree

    Hembree Not as pretty smelling

    Very nice picture and you are right it is a great value.
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  11. Hembree

    Hembree Not as pretty smelling

    :( I hope they respond and quick.
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  12. flash75

    flash75 Member

    Very difficult to answer. After getting the Rex I used it almost exclusively, then the Rockwell got more attention again in the last weeks.
    The rockwell is smoother, less blade feel.
    They are totally different and I really can't decide.
    The Rockwell is kinda Auto Pilot shaver, the Rex needs more attention and learning curve.
    So all in all I have to refuse an answer to your question.

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    Both give me BBS, but the Rex archieves it a little bit easier though it's a bit more direct.
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  13. Hembree

    Hembree Not as pretty smelling

    Finally had time to finish polishing one of my 6S sets. I had been wanting to do this for a while. I'll give it a test run with plate 6 in the morning.
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  14. Linuxguile

    Linuxguile dating an unusual aristocrat

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    What was the process you used to polish them? I have a couple of machine finished razors if like to polish

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  15. Hembree

    Hembree Not as pretty smelling

    Andrew, I basically wet sanded with 1200 grit sand paper and then followed up with some white polish compound from Harbor Freight. I applied the white compound to a cotton wheel on a small bench grinder. Depending on the razor you may want to start out with a courser grit sandpaper and work up to the 1200 grit. Hope this helps and sorry for the delayed response.......I spend way too much time on the 30DC thread.:)
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  16. gcconspiracy

    gcconspiracy Active Member

    I realize I’m a little late to the party, but I’ve been a Rockwell 6s user almost exclusively (except for travel) since last Christmas! This razor gives me the best shaves I’ve ever had, and combined with Tabac it is my go-to shave. I usually shave with the R4 plate and a Gillette Nacet blade, but sometimes I will venture down to the R3 plate if I need a gentler shave (I shave daily, so R3 is great for recovery from irritation etc.). Anyhow, I just finished reading this entire thread, and figured I should introduce myself!
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  17. brit

    brit in a box

    cool pic sir..
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  18. gcconspiracy

    gcconspiracy Active Member

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  19. dmshaver

    dmshaver Well-Known Member

    Never too late @gcconspiracy to tell us about your great shaves. Glad to have you aboard!!!!
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  20. Tdmsu

    Tdmsu Well-Known Member

    I keep going back to my Rockwell after short runs with other razors. It's the best combination of smooth and efficient I've found.
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