The Haul: July 2018

Discussion in 'Show and tell' started by RaZorBurn123, Jun 30, 2018.

  1. RaZorBurn123

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

    Hey friends!!
    Here is where you can share all of your new shaving goodies, and other non-shaving goods. :)
    We LOVE pictures! Lots and lots of pictures.
    Happy shaving :shaver
    K
     
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  2. Edison Carter

    Edison Carter Goo-bloomin' Stankster

    A belated Father's Day gift from 'The Lovely Mrs. Headroom.........
    I present to you The Shave Mobile

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    Perfect for me right now, but the wise love of my life also bought a backup! Maybe she sees something I don't
    :)

    I could see where a seasoned collector could use one as an overnight dapper transport module.
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  3. jimjo1031

    jimjo1031 never bloomed myself

    Today's mail included a pack of Schick Pro Line P-30 blades. And a Gillette Big Fellow case from @Jrdelgado that needs a little care. Also a couple of cigar and pipe tobacco catalogs.

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  4. PLAla

    PLAla Bit Shy of a Full Puck

    Awesome! Is that an IKEA cart?
     
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  5. John Ruschmeyer

    John Ruschmeyer Well-Known Member

    Technically, this was a June acquisition, last week I received a Canadian Khaki Set from an auction purchase.
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    This is one of those sets that is a bit of an enigma. The case has definitely seen a lot of use and the blade bank is missing. OTOH, this is probably one of the nicest Techs that I have ever seen with no a beautiful finish and virtually no brassing.

    Oddly, the set also came with this random piece:
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    I think that's a one-piece Rolls handle, if I'm not mistaken. Of course, I don't own a Rolls, so I'm not sure if I should trade this away or just wait until I get a Rolls. :)
     
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  6. Linuxguile

    Linuxguile dating an unusual aristocrat

    Supporting Vendor
    A great smelling box showed up for me today!
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    Sent from my Galaxy using Tapatalk
     
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  7. John Beeman

    John Beeman Well-Known Member

    Excellent.

    My wife has a “crash cart” for some of her hair and makeup supplies. I think we got it at Sally Beauty. You often see them in salons.

    Yours is definitely much more masculine.

    Next up; NASCAR pit box
     
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  8. Edison Carter

    Edison Carter Goo-bloomin' Stankster

    Sam's Club
     
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  9. wchnu

    wchnu Duck Season!

    First one I have seen that did not have a OLD of some type. Nice looking Tech.
     
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  10. John Ruschmeyer

    John Ruschmeyer Well-Known Member

    Apparently, unlike Gillette in the USA, Gillette in Canada made Khaki sets for WWII. Achim's site shows a couple of styles:
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    Which is the one I have, but with a fat handle rather than a two-piece. And this one:
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    which is more of an update of the Khaki Pocket Set.
     
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  11. wchnu

    wchnu Duck Season!

    Love the military sets. And it is super cool you have the mirror! I may have a blade holder somewhere like that. If I find it your welcome to it if you like.
     
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  12. Brickman301

    Brickman301 Well-Known Member

    Yes, you are correct, that is a handle for a Rolls razor. Now you have an excuse to buy a Rolls razor:D
     
  13. John Ruschmeyer

    John Ruschmeyer Well-Known Member

    I was pleasantly surprised to find the mirror. As for the blade holder, I would really appreciate it, if you happen to find it. Thanks!
     
  14. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    my 53 canadian military set with fluted solid handle. i use the handle on all my techs .heavy and well balanced 20180702_191737.jpg
     
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  15. wchnu

    wchnu Duck Season!

    HA!! Who needs an excuse around here!!

    I will make a point of looking soon as I can!
     
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  16. Brickman301

    Brickman301 Well-Known Member

    :happy102:
     
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  17. gorgo2

    gorgo2 geezerhood

    At the checkout at Big Lots today were four cans of Axe Urban antiperspirant spray for a nickel per. That's right, five cents each. Clerk had no idea why but since the scent was not horrible, especially at that price, and the girls liked it as not a strictly male frag, they bought em out.
     
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  18. wchnu

    wchnu Duck Season!

    Will this one work?

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  19. wchnu

    wchnu Duck Season!

    So good day at Fuzzy's den today. After looking at the one bad picture on a auction for a Auto Strop A2 I decited it was worth the risk for $15 and $8 shipping......yesss it was. For a couple of reasons.
    First one is the A2. It is very dusty but in great shape.

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    Second was this blade bank that will go to @John Ruschmeyer if he wants it. The red box is NOS Durham Duplex blades.

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    So I popped open the Gillette blade bank and lookie here!!

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    These look really nice. Just might get a vintage shave from one.
     
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  20. Paul76

    Paul76 Well-Known Member

    Nice score! Generally one bad pic leads to a totally different direction.
     

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