repair of pitting on older straight razors

Discussion in 'Restoration & Razor Making How-To's.....' started by eastomjac, Apr 7, 2011.

  1. im an old fan of saftey razors,my fav is a gillett superspeed from the 40's [$.99 on ebay].anyhow my query is how similar is blade pitting on straights to good knifes?it seems to me they should fix the same way and ive found a f koeller solingen ohligs germany for $15,is it worth while?o the pitting seeme minor.what do u think
     
  2. You may get some great answers in our Straight Razor Forum. Have you asked there?
     
  3. mdunn

    mdunn Moderator Emeritus

    It really depends on the pitting, and various other factors (hone wear etc) if it is worth saving. Doyouhave any pics?

    If the pitting is minor though, go for it!

    [edit: moved the thread to the resto forum for more gents to chime in with some help]
     
    Last edited: Apr 7, 2011
  4. There is a straight razor forum here, too.
     

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