tourqued Pass around. New slant razor

Discussion in 'Safety Razors' started by twhite, Jul 28, 2020.

  1. twhite

    twhite Peeping Tom

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    Ok sign on up for a spin with tourqued. You know the etiquette by now. US only at this time.
    I am feeling lazy for this. Please feel free to add yourself to the list. Then repost. I am all Tuckered out from being creative.

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    Last edited: Jul 28, 2020
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  2. jgreenepa

    jgreenepa Nasal Barbarian

    Sign me up, please!
     
  3. Jim99

    Jim99 Gold Water Shaver

    Me too! Thank you!
     
  4. twhite

    twhite Peeping Tom

    You guys are in. I am meeting up with @jmudrick this weekend. As he always tries my razors it will be going there first.
     
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    twhite Peeping Tom

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  6. Karl G

    Karl G Well-Known Member

    Is this another Tom Creation? :D TC for short.
     
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  7. twhite

    twhite Peeping Tom

    Yes it is. It is a modified version of my last 3 piece. I have been working with @PLANofMAN on a fixture for making slant razors from old types. So I figured why not try making one myself.
     
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  8. Karl G

    Karl G Well-Known Member

    I’d sign myself up but I don’t think I can edit the list. Pretty please put me on? :happy005:
     
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  9. twhite

    twhite Peeping Tom

    You are in.
     
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  11. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

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    Torque me too please.
     
  12. twhite

    twhite Peeping Tom

    In my friend.
     
  13. joamo

    joamo Well-Known Member

    I'll give it a shot, if there is room for me.
     
  14. twhite

    twhite Peeping Tom

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    twhite Peeping Tom

    In
     
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  17. jmudrick

    jmudrick Well-Known Member

    Shave 1 with Nacet (1).

    In a word phenomenal. Tom's original three piece was very good but this is another level, at least matching the Fatip Lo Storto in efficiency but with enough blade feel that managing pressure and angle is much easier with the TBT.

    Loading is easy, no play to mess with. Handle balances well, though I'll certainly experiment with a heavier one. Angle easy to find with moderate audible feedback--not noisy like the Shake Sharp but a lot more than the Fatip and a bit more than the Spiral Curve. Going ATG on my head there is no hint of chatter or hesitation. Though the razor is light one doesn't have to be so attentive to s tight grip as one does with say the PAA Slant. Ok titanium might be even better but that's hardly a criticism.

    I used the I Coloniali Mango soap and had no issues with clogging. I'll change up soap and blade tomorrow.

    I was talking with Tom yesterday about the Fatip and how much as I like it I wouldn't want it as I daily driver for its lack of feedback. This one is without question daily driver material.

    Looking forward to another shave tomorrow.[​IMG]

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  18. jimjo1031

    jimjo1031 never bloomed myself

    I'd like to try it, I'm in.
     
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  19. twhite

    twhite Peeping Tom

    It is so.
     
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    twhite Peeping Tom

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