What's in Your Collection?

Discussion in 'Safety Razors' started by Michael_W, Jan 12, 2018.

  1. Michael_W

    Michael_W Well-Known Member

    Just thought I'd take a roll call of sorts for what razors you have in your collection. Mine are:

    Double Edge Safety Razors

    Van der Hagen/Weishi 9306
    Van der Hagen/Weishi 9306CL
    Merkur 34c
    Merkur Mustache and Eyebrow Razor
    1974 Gillette Super Speed U4 Black Handle

    Images for the Super Speed are attached from the 'bay seller page. I just ordered it yesterday and it shipped today, so I hope to receive it by this time next week.

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  2. swarden43

    swarden43 "It's your shave. Enjoy it your way."©

    Check this out ---> http://theshaveden.com/forums/forums/the-medicine-cabinet.55/ click on it
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  3. Michael_W

    Michael_W Well-Known Member

    Oops! Sorry! Posted in that area. Should I delete this and the one in the straight razor section?
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  4. swarden43

    swarden43 "It's your shave. Enjoy it your way."©

    Nah. If the mods see a need to move and merge, they'll take care of it and send you a PM.
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  5. RyX

    RyX DoH! Staff Member

    I'm easy. Unless someone fusses, it's all good.

    Regular rotation leans toward vintage. Gillette NEW Long Comb, Fat Boy, Aristocrat, & Red Tip, couple Schick injectors. Got a couple more recent pieces I've learned to use; Fatip open comb, a Futur clone called a Ming Shi 2000S, and a prototype adjustable open comb injector. Recently picked up a shavette again, but I just wasn't feeling it. I've got a dozen straights parked in a cigar box with desiccant. One day I'll find a box of hones at a flea market for the right price.
  6. GEMs:
    * PAA Starling SE
    * MMOC

    * RazoRock Aluminum "The Hawk" (v1)
    * Colonial Razors Aluminum "The General"

    * Type G8
    * Adjustable

    DE (pending):
    * Mühle R41
    * Gillette Old Type[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]

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  7. Bama Samurai

    Bama Samurai with Laser-like Focus Staff Member

    Hi Welcome!
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  8. Linuxguile

    Linuxguile dating an unusual aristocrat

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    One condition, no one shows this list to my wife ;).

    • DE's
      • Gillette
        • '82 Super Adjustable "Black Beauty" (Birthyear)
        • Fatboy
        • '48 Aristocrat
        • #58 Aristocrat
        • New Long Comb
        • New Short Comb
        • Single Ring Old Type
        • ABC Old Type
        • New Standard
        • Sheraton
        • Milord
        • Red Tip
      • RazoRock
        • Mamba
        • Baby Smooth
        • MJ-90
        • Mentor
      • Ericsson Open Comb
      • B&P Travel Razor X2
      • Le Coq
      • Leresche #34
      • Cooper MonoBilt x2
      • Cadette OC and CC
      • Ikon X3
      • Ming Shi 2000s
      • Merkur 34c
      • Merkur 15c
      • Schick Krona x2
      • Schick Platinum
      • Barbasol type non-floating head
    • Schick Repeating Razors
      • B1
      • B2
      • C1
      • three or four prototypes
    • Injectors
      • PAL
        • Adjustable
        • Injecto-Matic
      • Schick
        • Type D
        • FSM Prototype
        • E2 Prototype
        • E3
        • Type F
        • G1
        • G4
        • Type H
        • I1
        • I2 Prototype
        • J1
        • K1
        • L1
        • Type M (early 10 position dial)
        • N1
    • SE's
      • Ever-Ready 1912
      • Ever-Ready 1924
      • Henckels Rapide
      • Wilkinson Sword Empire
      • Unbranded french Hoe
      • Valet VC1
      • Rolls Razor
      • Shake Sharp
    Thats all I can think of off the top of my head. I'm probably missing a few
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  9. Michael_W

    Michael_W Well-Known Member

    Ooh, Ever-Ready! I saw a Deco-style one of those on the 'bay. I may send away for that since the price is reasonable and I love Art Deco style.
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  10. Linuxguile

    Linuxguile dating an unusual aristocrat

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    The ER 1912 is my favorite SE razor that I own
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  11. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

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    Mostly up to date:
    Updated: December 21, 2o17
    Single Edge:

    Enders Speed Razor (3)
    Ever-Ready 1912 PIFed
    Ever-Ready 1914
    Ever-Ready 1924
    Gem Jr. Lather Catcher 1911 *
    Gem 1912
    GEM 1912 *
    GEM 1912 Damaskeene *
    Gem Jr 1912 PIFed
    Gem Jr Parade
    GEM G-bar
    Gem Featherweight
    Gem Push-button (2)
    Micromatic OC
    Micromatic OC PIFed
    Micromatic Clog-pruf
    Micromatic Bullet-tip * 1947 Birth Year Razor
    Schick C*
    Schick E2 Traded for GEM 1912 (2)
    Schick E3 (2)
    Eversharp Schick 66 (G)*
    Eversharp Schick G1
    Eversharp Schick I1
    Eversharp Schick Hydro-Magic I2*
    Schick J2 PIFed 9/18/2015
    Schick J3 Golden 500 J *
    Schick L1*
    Schick M2 Adjustable PIFed
    Schick M Adjustable*
    Pal Adjustable Traded
    PAL Injecto-matic*

    Valet Auto Strop (4)

    Rolls 1947

    The Bunny V-3 (2016)*

    J.M. Schmid & Son 6/8 (traded for Mitchell's Wool Fat)
    H. Böker 5/8 (c. 1924-35)*
    Gold Dollar 208 (2017)
    Dubl Duck 5/8 (1930-52)
    Wade & Butcher Spanish Tip 5/8 (1800s)
    Russian Rocket 5/8
    Fredrick Reynolds, 5/8 Hollow Point, Rattler*
    Joseph Elliot wedge*
    Henry Taylor 5/8*
    Luxor Pro Master notched Barber Razor
    E. Weck Straight Razor, Vintage US Made, US Military, Sextoblade*

    Double Edge:
    Acevivi Dual-comb (2016)
    Edwin Jagger 89bl* (2012)
    Edwin Jagger 86 Ebony (2015)
    Gillette Single Ring (1914)*
    Gillette 20s Old Type
    Gillette 20s Red & Black Old Type by Tom
    Gillette New Improved Silver c. 1920s*
    Gillette New Deluxe Gold c. 1920s*
    Gillette New Tuckaway c. 1920s*
    Gillette NEW* c.1930s (3)
    Gillette Goodwill* 1931-35
    Gillette English NEW Milady Decollete* 1929-37
    Gillette Sheraton* 1937
    Gillette Old Type Milady Decollete PIFed 8/21/14
    Gillette Fat Handle Tech* c.1939-40
    Gillette Aristocrat* 1947 Birth Year Razor
    Gillette Super Speed 1947 PIFed 10/15/17
    Gillette Super Speed* 1947 Birth Year Razor
    Gillette Super Speed (48-49)
    Gillette Black Tip W4 (51)
    Gillette Rocket Aristocrat Jr. #51 * (1949)
    Gillette Rocket*
    Gillette President Y1 (53)*
    Gillette Super Speed Y1 (53)
    Gillette Gold Tech z4 (54)
    Gillette Blue Tip SS D4 (58)
    Gillette Red Tip SS D4 (58) *
    Gillette Flare Tip SS E3 (59)
    Gillette 195 E2* (59)
    Gillette Tech F1 (60)
    Gillette Fatboy F2* (60) sold
    Gillette Slim H1* (62)
    Gillette Travel Tech (62)
    Gillette Travel Tech (64) traded
    Gillette Black Handle SS M1 (67)
    Gillette Black Handle SS N3 (68)
    Gillette Super 109 Adjustable* O4 (69)
    Gillette Knack P2 (70)
    Gillette Super 84 U2* (74)
    Gillette Black Handle SS W1 *(76)
    Gillette Black Handle SS W2 (76)
    German Travel Razor PF (Post War)
    Merkur 15c (2014) PIFed
    Merkur 37C Slant* (2013) Traded
    MicroTouch One (2014) PIFed
    PAA Bakelite OC Slant (2017)
    Parker 60R (2011)
    RiMei (2013)
    DeFitch DF91 (2015) Sold
    Rockwell 6C (2017)*
    Schick Krona* (2) (67-68)
    Scotch & Stowe (2015)
    Utopia (2014)
    Neillite (don't know year)
    Baili BD 179 (2016) PIFed
    Parker Variant (2017)*
    Probak (1930s)*
    Rockwell 6C (2017)*
    Maggard Slant (2017)*
    САЙВЕР Razor
    САЙВЕР Razor Dual Comb
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  12. DaltonGang

    DaltonGang Ol' Itchy Whiskers

    Nice travel set. :happy096:
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  13. DaltonGang

    DaltonGang Ol' Itchy Whiskers

    I don't see any Wilkinson Sword Empires(SE), in your collection @Jayaruh .
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  14. jar

    jar Well-Known Member

    Thanks to all of you good folk. It's only through the efforts of folk just like you that I can get away with using terms like modest accumulation.
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  15. LevelupShaves

    LevelupShaves Well-Known Member

    Feels inadequate after Jim’s but here goes
    Gillette gold ball end tech 40s NDC
    Gillette Super Speed 1967
    Gillette Slim Adjustable 1965
    Schick injector adjustable 1972
    Gillette Atra 1985
    Edwin Jagger DE 89
    Murkur 38c HD long handle
    Q Shave Adjustable
    PAA Bakelite slant
    Gillette Mach 3 2015

    Non restored
    Gem Demanske 1912
    Gem Chrome TRO
    (2) 1950 Gem Featherweights
    Valet autostrop
    Gillette Super Speed 1958
    Gillette Super Speed 1960
    Gillette Knack 1967
    Techmatic 1968
    Gillette travel Tech 1970
    Schick Injector 1970s

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  16. LOOT

    LOOT Well-Known Member

    My humble, in use, razor collection. The photo does not have them all accounted for. I think I'm done, for now. There are only a couple of vintage razors I still want. Hopefully Blackland will introduce a slant in 2018.

    Gillette 1958 D1 Standard Toggle (Rhodium replate by RazorPlate)
    Gillette 1958 D1 Standard Toggle (cased, NOS)
    Gillette 1958 D1 Red Dot Fatbouy (out for replate)
    Gillette 1958 D3 Fatboy (Rhodium replate by RazorPlate)
    Gillette 1960 F4 Chrome Toggle (Nickle replate by RazorPlate)
    Gillette 1968 N4 Slim (birth year/quarter)
    Gillette Lady Gillette Blue Starburst
    Gillette Black Beauty Super Adjustable (Rhodium replate by Razor Emporium)
    Gillette Black Beauty short handle
    Gillette Super Speed
    Eclipse Red Ring (out for white rhodium replate by RazorPlate)
    Apollo 3 Piece
    Lutz 3 Piece Slant

    Blackland Blackbird, polished, OC and SB baseplates
    Timeless .95 OC Scalloped
    Timeless Bronze
    Above the Tie 7-Piece OC Set

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  17. Sabre

    Sabre Well-Known Member

    Too many to list :)...

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