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  1. ike replied to the thread Is Muhle resin handle slippery?.

    John, You have an excellent memory and, no, I’m not sure I’m over longer handles. We’ll see how this goes. If the head shaves well then...

    Feb 21, 2019 at 4:32 PM
  2. ike attached a file to the thread Is Muhle resin handle slippery?.

    For whatever it's worth I actually ended up ordering a Muhle Rocca R96 from Connaught Shaving. $79 and change delivered from across the...

    R96-ROCCA-Embargo-09-2016-Razor-black-2.jpg Feb 21, 2019 at 3:20 PM
  3. ike replied to the thread Is Muhle resin handle slippery?.

    Black and Chrome, ah yes, the Harley two-tone combo. :-)

    Feb 21, 2019 at 3:15 PM
  4. ike replied to the thread Is Muhle resin handle slippery?.

    Wonderful to hear such good experiences with the resin handle. I may try one sometime. Ike

    Feb 21, 2019 at 7:24 AM
  5. ike replied to the thread Is Muhle resin handle slippery?.

    Nice, thanks!

    Feb 20, 2019 at 7:07 PM
  6. ike replied to the thread Is Muhle resin handle slippery?.

    Mac, Yes, I saw that 3D handle, supposedly provides a really good grip. However, I really have no problem with the regilar all metal,...

    Feb 20, 2019 at 7:06 PM
  7. ike replied to the thread Is Muhle resin handle slippery?.

    BigShaveBill, Thanks for the different option! I don't have a Muhle and if I got one I'd be inclined to get an all metal model....

    Feb 20, 2019 at 5:20 PM
  8. ike replied to the thread Is Muhle resin handle slippery?.

    John, Good report and glad to hear the Germans have not let us down! :-) Ike

    Feb 20, 2019 at 5:18 PM
  9. ike posted a new thread.

    Is Muhle resin handle slippery?

    The Muhle R108 (or it's black or white variations) has a smooth plastic (resin) handle: [ATTACH] This strikes me as being very...

    R108.jpg

    Forum: Double Edged Razors

    Feb 20, 2019 at 3:26 PM
  10. ike replied to the thread Does anyone know how to remove the cap from The Art of Shaving aftershave balm bottle?.

    Yes, worth a try. Just scraping off dried product at the sprayer orifice seems to be less effective than before. Thanks.

    Feb 19, 2019 at 1:07 PM
  11. ike replied to the thread Does anyone know how to remove the cap from The Art of Shaving aftershave balm bottle?.

    Thanks and, yes, no cutting. :-)

    Feb 19, 2019 at 8:24 AM
  12. ike replied to the thread Does anyone know how to remove the cap from The Art of Shaving aftershave balm bottle?.

    My bottle looks like is about 1/4 of the product remaining. I can live not getting the last drop but I don’t want to leave a fourth...

    Feb 19, 2019 at 8:11 AM
  13. ike replied to the thread Want something similar to Merkur 34c.

    cgr86, My experience is opposite that of Marlor in the previous post. For him the 34c is less fussy with blades but for me I found it...

    Feb 18, 2019 at 7:11 PM
  14. ike replied to the thread Does anyone know how to remove the cap from The Art of Shaving aftershave balm bottle?.

    We have a TJ Maxx so I may stop and look. Thanks for the idea.

    Feb 18, 2019 at 6:39 PM
  15. ike replied to the thread Want something similar to Merkur 34c.

    Cheers to you too, Ben!

    Feb 18, 2019 at 5:27 PM