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Recent content by sanch

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    Show and Tell: broken in boar brush

    My 4 favorite piggies 2 on the left are Omega 49's in custom handles made by me, the other 2 are GN knots in custom handles also made by me. 2 in Ultem, one in Naval brass and the fourth in 6061 aluminum.
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    SE SOTD- What was your tool of choice today?

    Happy New year! Today it was this.. Prep-hot shower Stirling Sharp dressed Man. Razor- RazorRock Blackhawk V2 Blade-Feather Pro (3?) Brush-Custom boar in Ultem (Omega 49) Soap-Stirling Sharp dressed Man bowl lathered. Post- 4 drops post shave Lime oil blend. Results-BBS 3 pass shave to start...
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    SE SOTD- What was your tool of choice today?

    Love that razor I need one!
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    Single Edge Sunday - What Will You Use?

    Tonight's shave was this. Prep-hot water splash followed by pre/post shave oil (showered this morning) Razor-MicroMatic Clog Pruf Blade-mystery blade received in the trade. (2) Brush-custom boar in Ultem (this one has been known to be a leather hog) New bowl! Rod and Mandy's travel bowl...
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    From badger to boar

    Boar is KING. Omega 49s perfect for me in custom handles
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    What's your soap for today?

    PDP 63
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    Proraso vs Cella

    Cella vs Poraso red hmmm. I like them both equally they both have their merits to include scent and performance but for me I would choose Cella if I was forced to choose.
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    What's Your Brush Today?

    Omega 49 knot in a custom handmade Ultem "broom handle"
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    What razor/blade did you use today

    Todays shave. 12/27 Prep-hot shower 3 drops pre-shave oil blend. Razor- Vintage long comb Gillette Flat Black Duracoated, custom brass handle also Duracoated. Blade-Persona (7) Brush-Custom boar in Ultem. Soap-PDP bowl lathered (chipped my favorite mug on sink UUUGH!!!!) Post shave-cold water...
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    The motorcycle picture thread

    Ok I'll play but in doing so it gives me a heavy heart. This is my Lola "74 FLH" These pix were on the day I took her to my Inde for refresh on the powder coat and a NOS ratchet top 4 speed. Then the speration came (wife) so she sits at my indes with fresh powder coat and tranny installed...
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    SE SOTD- What was your tool of choice today?

    Merry Christmas to all! Christmas day shaver was this. Prep- hot shower last of my Stirling Executive Man soap and shampoo. Razor-GEM Junior Blade-GEM? unknown? Fresh received with the razor along with the rest of my trade. Brush-Naval Brass Custom boar. Soap-Stirling Executive Man, bowl...
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    SE SOTD- What was your tool of choice today?

    Fridays shave was this. Prep- hot shower per usual. Razor-GEM Feather Weight (also my last NEW TO ME SE) Blade-GEM Persona (7) stropped on my travel strop. Brush-custom boar in Ultem. Soap-Speick (croap) face, and bowl lathered. Post-GJ Alum,. Gillette cheap stuff. Results-BBS 4 passes to...
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    SE SOTD- What was your tool of choice today?

    Wednesday's shave was this. Prep-hot shower Razor-Occums Blade-feather (6) Soap-PDP 63 face lathered Brush-custom Ali handle synth (had to give her one more chance) nope gonna pluck that knot and melt it.... Post Shave-GJ alum and I broke out the homebrew Vanilla Lime, Bay Rum AS...
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    SE SOTD- What was your tool of choice today?

    The TNNSER 3D I had printed just didn't cut the mustard the plastic was way too brittle so the cap split no wasting anymore money to print another. The guy I had print it was reliable enough, just the plastic he used wasn't up to snuff.... To bad really cuz a copper colored one woulda been cool!
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    Palm stropping?

    I would say YES it can hurt!! Lol! Good luck!