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I currently shave with a few Merkur razors, Futur, 39C, 933. I find them all great in their own way.
I've seen a lot of interest in the Ikon range, & I am curious. What are people's thoughts as a comparison?
Just ordered this Mega scuttle off eBay
Outer bowl is 7.5" (19 cm) wide by 3" (8 cm) high
Lather bowl is 6.25" (16 cm) wide by 2" (5 cm) deep
The scuttle holds +1/2 pint of water ( 250 ml or 10 fl oz.)
So after owning a Wee Scot I bought for travelling, I decided I liked Simpson now as a brand. But I wanted a bigger brush for everyday use.
The Chubbys got great reviews and it really was a toss up between the 2 or 3 in Super. Geofatboy advised me the 3 was very cream/soap hungry. But the man...
I've currently use a Simpson Wee Scot that I bought because of its size for travelling & an introduction to Simpson as a brand a few months ago. Before that I used a Men-U synthetic for 9 years. I'm really impressed with the Wee Scot, & was of the opinion that a brush was a brush before I bought...
I recently bought the Merkur 933 travel razor for my 2 week trip to Mexico. For those that are not familiar with this razor, it dismantles down into 4 pieces and packs into its own tiny leather pouch. This is an amazing razor, & I was blown away by the results using a feather blade & a 3 pass...
Hi guys, I'm new here.
i have used a Merkur futur for about 9 years, along with a synthetic Men-u brush. I like most guys thought I knew enough about our daily male ritual, apparently not. I watched geofatboy on you tube regarding 3 pass shave techniques. Wow, suddenly my razor I knew worked...