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    DE razor geometry. A system for measuring aggressive razors.

    Wow where is the quality control. Also makes you wonder how often this happens.
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    DE razor geometry. A system for measuring aggressive razors.

    I'm wondering if this is somewhat designed. The cap bends the blade and the blade is held tight to the cap through the blades spring tension. This is why they can get away using cast Zamak. The tolerances don't have to be that tight. It also might explain the blade chatter that many people...
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    surgical vs marine stainless steel

    If you are shaving on a desert island with little fresh water it might matter.
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    DE razor geometry. A system for measuring aggressive razors.

    Wow that is pretty cool. When I started this thread I did not predict the directions it would go. What is interesting in that picture is that there looks like there is space underneath the blade. Its tight up against the cap. Maybe further down the razor it touches the plate.
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    Cold water splash to close the pores.

    How cold does the water have to be to close the pores after a shave? I live in Florida and the water isn't that cold coming out of the tap. Its summer now and its running about 78F, 25C. Its warm enough when I do water changes for the tropical fish tank I just run it straight out of the cold...
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    Are you a skin care junkie?

    I use those oils plus argan and jojoba oil. I want to try tea tree oil as well.
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    Edwin Jagger

    I used the DE89 for a year I had no sticking problem.
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    Old Man Rant

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    Are you a skin care junkie?

    The first time i used shave oil, My wife said what did you do your face is so much better. There is something to skin care. The biggest trap, is wet shaving is a gateway to fragrances. Have you seen how much those cost?
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    What did you use today? +Rate the shave 1-10 (10 best)

    Today's shave Preshave:From Slock’s mad scientist lab Slock’s universal, certified soon to be internationally famous proprietary shaving oil blend. Razor: Blackland Dart Blade: GSB Soap: Murphy and McNeil Slainte: St. James Shaving Soap Brush: PAA Peregrino Balm Stirling unscented balm...
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    DE razor geometry. A system for measuring aggressive razors.

    My wife just got a 12 pro. I might have to borrow it.
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