Vintage Gillette Shave

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  1. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    08/01/19 - #26 british bathroom set. 20190108_205828.jpg
     
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    Zed117 Well-Known Member

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  3. ilts

    ilts Well-Known Member

    DSCF3248.JPG '52 Gillette Super Speed 01/09/19
     
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  4. Somnos

    Somnos Well-Known Member

    Always love just how wonderfully a Tech works for me. First use of this razor which comes from a friend in Texas. Awesome 2 pass shave.

    Rating: 5 / 5

    Razor: Gillette Tech - Gold Fat Handle (US-NDC)
    Blade: Personna Platinum
    Brush: Simpson Chubby 2
    Lather: Barrister & Mann Seville
    Aftershave: Barrister & Mann Seville
    Additional Care:
    B.I.G. Co. Alum Block
    Guerlain Derby

    https://shavingbuddy2.herokuapp.com/shave/5c3605ca933cb900044035fb
     
    Last edited: Jan 9, 2019
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  5. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    nice set up ,lovely razor..
     
  6. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    09/01/19..brit flat bottom with fat handle.. 20190109_212639.jpg
     
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  7. ilts

    ilts Well-Known Member

    Gillette Ball End Tech (ndc) 01/10/19 DSCF3253.JPG
     
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  8. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    10/01/19 --british gillette new tech hybrid.. 20190110_185838.jpg
     
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  9. Somnos

    Somnos Well-Known Member

    Very nice! For me tomorrow I have the 56 Blue Tip prepped and ready to go....
     
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  10. Linuxguile

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  11. stuartganis

    stuartganis Well-Known Member

    Gillette Fatboy / Ladas blade [​IMG]

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  12. Somnos

    Somnos Well-Known Member

    2 pass shave and got the job done. First use of the brush and quite a nice one it is, perfect for bowl lathering. Sorry no pic today...

    Rating: 4 / 5

    Razor: Gillette Blue Tip Super Speed 1956
    Blade: Personna Platinum
    Brush: Simpson Colonel X2L
    Lather: Musgo Real Lavender
    Aftershave: Myrsol Agua Balsamica
    Additional Care:
    B.I.G. Co. Alum Block
    Fine Lather Bowl

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  13. ilts

    ilts Well-Known Member

    '59 Gillette "Fatboy" 01/12/19 DSCF3259.JPG
     
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  14. stuartganis

    stuartganis Well-Known Member

    Gillette Red tip / KAI Blade [​IMG]

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  15. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    very cool razor, set up and pic, thanks andrew..
     
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  16. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    thats an efficient shave i am sure,cool..
     
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  17. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

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  18. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    very cool, have you tried the super blue blades, i haven t..
     
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  19. brit

    brit Well-Known Member

    i am on a british tech focus for january but i have a few, so some different handles and soaps etc a least..
     
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  20. stuartganis

    stuartganis Well-Known Member

    No I haven't tried them, when I bought them they were not sealed, not going to take a chance with them.

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