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    Change One Letter Word Game

    Nutcase
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    Traduce
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    The Daily Double

    I am contemplating starting a thread on adventure shaving. But, I might save myself the trouble and just watch what you’re up to. :eek2:
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    Christmas Contest!

    And, respectfully, late! Congratulations to the winners and respect to @Captain Pre-Capsize .
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    Christmas Contest!

    Respectfully not in. I’m already both blessed and self-indulgent this Christmas season. Christmas break 1972. Self-supporting (aka broke), in trade school in Oregon. My Mom could use a little emotional support in Chicago. Dress warm, grab the pack, tarp, and the sleeping bag. Start thumbing...
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    Detrain
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    The Daily Double

    DD a little practice... never hurts Shower Valet AutoStrop VB1, despined Gem PTFE(2) Gem Guiding Eye Micromatic Bullet Tip, PTFE(4) Palmolive menthol cream and brick Cella Unbranded boar Witch hazel and Proraso green splash Much better AutoStrop shave today. Lesson from yesterday’s shave 1. I...
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    Ranged As in “Posts ranged from on-topic to poorly expressed political spam.”
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    Micromatic Passaround - Try one out and Join Micromatic Mondays!

    You still have time with the box. For some reason my alerts are erratic since the forum software upgrade, so I may be slow to respond to posts here. I will put some passaround promotional posts on SE forums, but take your time and try everything.
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    Angered
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    AutoStrop/Valet Razors: A Typology in 13 Parts

    My silver plated (surely not sterling?) VB1, purchased yesterday, looks the same. One blade stop now missing. Kit included box with pivoting strop holder, strop in good condition, blade holder, price tag and guarantee. One rusty blade mounted. Handle does not detach. Shaved with a despined Gem...
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    Single Edge Razor Acquisition Thread.

    Probably not a good idea... I’ve successfully avoided outmoded proprietary blade razors. Until today. Valet AutoStrop set, VB1 in silver. One rusty blade.
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    The Daily Double

    DD waiting for sunrise An SR is in the mix whenever I’m not rushed. I just need to find a little honing time and I’ll put some new steel in the rotation. That’s Williams in its natural Mug habitat. A nice, close, comfortable and DFS grade shave today.
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    Micromatic Monday

    Dark days. I am heading off to commit acts of forestry today, but at 5 am I took my foot off the pedal and decided to let the fog lift, let the air temps to approach the 40s, and let my whiskers get chopped before the underbrush. Hot rag Cattaraugus Cutlery Yellow Boy Shovelhead Lea menthol...
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    Micromatic Monday

    Awesome. Just awesome.
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