What Straight Razor Did You Use Today?

Discussion in 'Straight Razors' started by lindyhopper66, Nov 30, 2013.

  1. Steve56

    Steve56 Well-Known Member

    Filarmonica 14 Especial, cream was AoS lemon lathered with a Simpsons 58, and Mursol Limon finished up a perfect shave.

  2. oscar11

    oscar11 Well-Known Member

    Puma 22
    ABC Cream
    Harris Pink
    A well used Puma but still a great shaver. Have a good one.
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  3. Tedolph

    Tedolph Well-Known Member

    Modded GD 208, vintage NOS Seaforth! shave soap, followed up with Whiskey Woods AS.

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    My lady friend for the evening liked the results.
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  4. Tedolph

    Tedolph Well-Known Member

    That Myersol bottle looks so sexy, does it work as good as it looks?
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  5. Steve56

    Steve56 Well-Known Member

    Both the bottle and the AS itself work very well indeed. The bottle flutes are designed to allow a form grip with wet hands. The after shave is excellent, my faborite daily drivers for splashes.
  6. Karl G

    Karl G Well-Known Member

    In a tribute to @Trigger ’s massive battle ax I broke out my biggest blade. Even at a full 9/8 it’s still a half inch (!) narrower than that colossus. :shocked003:

    The thing I like about this heavy blade is it’s ease of use. Just a light grip and the weight of the blade does the rest. Spectacular shave :happy036:

    Hot water preparation
    Argan Oil PSO
    Romera Wengue Chubby Manchurian Badger
    Castle Forbes 1445 Shaving Cream
    Wade & Butcher The Celebrated Hollow Ground FBU 9/8
    Old Spice After Shave


    Happy shaving - Karl
    Last edited: May 5, 2021
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  7. Trigger

    Trigger Double Jedi Knight

    Great looking razor Karl! Great shave as well!,Thanks for the tribute. Artie is a 13/8 straight and yours is 9/8 , so there really is a 4/8 or a 1/2 inch difference. I am sorry, I am a science teacher and like to keep things "straight". Yes, the pun was intended. Have a great day Karl!
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  8. Claude Stewart

    Claude Stewart Well-Known Member

    6/8 Ceka Works
    Num. 2 Rubberset Full Badger Hair Brush
    Classic Shaving Soap

    Worked hard to get this razor shave ready. But, that effort payed off today.

    Glad it took the desired edge because it gave me a comfortable shave.


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  9. Karl G

    Karl G Well-Known Member

    Hah - too funny - you are right - I guess my mind couldn’t handle it being that large! Edit forthcoming :git:
  10. Trigger

    Trigger Double Jedi Knight

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  11. Karl G

    Karl G Well-Known Member

    I’m still trying to picture my W&B 50% bigger and it just blows me away :shocked029:

    (Okay, 44.44444% bigger :happy102:)
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  12. TestDepth

    TestDepth Well-Known Member

    Brush: Shavemac Ebonite Synthetic
    Suds: Declaration Grooming Bangarang
    Splash: Proraso Green
    Enjoy your shave.
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  13. taskind

    taskind Well-Known Member


    Tapatalk kullanarak iPhone aracılığıyla gönderildi
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  14. Edison Carter

    Edison Carter Goo-bloomin' Stankster

    What an awesome piece. Love it.
  15. oscar11

    oscar11 Well-Known Member

    Nice stuff......wow.
  16. lottenhem

    lottenhem Well-Known Member

    Thursday morning shave, STILLE.

    Skickat från min iPhone med Tapatalk
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  17. Steve56

    Steve56 Well-Known Member

    Beautiful ERN @taskind !

    Today I’m still playing with the Pierre la Lune, the razor was a 7/8 Thiers Issard full hollow Basic Black from TIE, a great value. The soap was Klar almond lathered with a Simpsons 57 and ABC almond balm finished up a first class shave.

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  18. Keithmax

    Keithmax Breeds Pet Rocks

    Friodur 8/8 full hollow

  19. TestDepth

    TestDepth Well-Known Member

    Joseph Rodgers & Son
    Brush: Simpson KH3 w/ TGN Best Badger
    Suds: Declaration Grooming Bangarang
    Splash: Captain’s Choice North

    This blade was lost in the depths of the “to do” pile. It came in some beat up MOP scales that I thought I could restore... matching MOP panels is not a skill set I possess :). These scales came on a busted W&B, and I think they go pretty well with this old wedge.
    Enjoy your shave.
  20. lottenhem

    lottenhem Well-Known Member

    Friday morning shave, EDV Neiström. If you don’t have one, get one!

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