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    Advice on honestone purchase

    Hi, i have the same idea. I do not like to have cheep staff / i mean in this case i would no go buy a gold dollar razor and cheap stone just to learn haw to hone and then i have to think what i have to do with them/ from experience with another tools i have ,cheap come much expensive at end. I...
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    Advice on honestone purchase

    Hi, thank you for your answers. I know that coticules has different grits and grits means nothing to me if i get a good shave out of it. The main issue with them is like razors i would like to try them , then i get more and more and start thinking do i need all of these to just shave ? Just like...
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    Advice on honestone purchase

    Hallo all and thank you very much for all help. I read some of the recommended articles and watch some of the videos included in guides.To be honest i got even more confused what i shall buy and haw to hone. I guess honing a razor is just like driving a car. You just do it and you learn it every...
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    Advice on honestone purchase

    Thank you for your help. If i choose to get 1k+5 k Shapton the price is around 92 Euro.If i pick up a 1,5 k + 5k price will be 93. It is very strange that the 1,5k is cheaper then the 1k and that confuse me a bit.I was searching in internet for best price dealer and come with Knivesandtools...
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    Advice on honestone purchase

    Hallo all, I am looking to buy two hone stones, in order to start practice honing on razors. I curently have a belgian coticule selected grade 150x40 mm and would like to buy a bevel set stone one in the mid range.I know that there are different stones for bevel set from 0 or just for refresh...
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    Archiving straight razors

    Hallo Sir, very nice collection of straight razors. I saw one ERN on the right side and just wonder haw does it shave, since mine ERN NOS 786 got lost by posts.
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    Help ID Weck Wecprep

    Thank you for your help. I hope i find some more info about it. By searching for catalog number i find this> Description: RAZOR,SURGICAL PREPARATION and all spec info but i am not sure if i am allow to copy this informations and post it here.
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    Help ID Weck Wecprep

    Thank you for your answer and help. What bother me is that on my scale has no stamps with Weck and on shavete has made in P.R.C. Did yours have stamp made not in USA ? I will try to find the razor by catalog number and see what it comes. Kind regards.
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    Help ID Weck Wecprep

    Hallo , I just got this Weck with another Straight razor as 2 NOS razors, and wonder if this one is an original Weck USA. The reason i am wondering is because on the shavette has a stamp made in P.R.C / made in China/ . This Shavette must be more then 25 years old. The gentlemen who sell the...
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    Need help by restoring an E.A.Berg razor

    I think i still have to do some scratches removes, for scales i did not find a plastic polish compound for now i will leave then as just as they are. About the honing i asked one gentlemen, who may hone it for me but have to wait a bit. Anyone has any idea haw old is the razor i find some...
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    Need help by restoring an E.A.Berg razor

    Hallo, today i finally did my last work for now. I got a 400 grit sandpaper and did regress from 600 to 400-600-1200-1500-2000 sanding. During the process i got some scratches and have to more work on blade with lower then higher grit. At end i did some polish work with Autosol metal polish. Do...
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    Need help by restoring an E.A.Berg razor

    Hallo and tank you all for you advice and help. Recently i did some work on blade and seem to get a bit better, but still not as good as i wish. Sometimes i sand the blade and do more scratches then was before and came to 0 again. I bought sandpaper with grit 60-120-180-220/40 and 320 ,when i...
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    Need help by restoring an E.A.Berg razor

    Today i did some sanding on the blade using the abrasive sponge+ tooth paste and the result was a better shine but the scratches were still there i believe i have to go lower grit to get them out but the blade look good anyway so i did some more work on it with 600 and at end the edge was gone...
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    Need help by restoring an E.A.Berg razor

    Thank you very much for your answer and advice. I may have sand it again, but now i have to go lower grit because the scratches were there before and after i sand with 2k then i go 1200 but still was bad then just got into 600-1200-1500-2000. i have an abrasive sponge but not sure if it any good...
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    Need help by restoring an E.A.Berg razor

    Hallo , I am new in the forum and have a little experience with a SR. I recently bought a vintage SR ,which need a restoration. The razor is Erik Anton Berg made in Eskilsuna/Sweden. It is a 4/8 French point and i belive it is a 1/4 Hallow grounded. I have cleaned it twice with a bath of...
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