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Ikon SBS with unknown brand Stainless handle flips plate from Mild to Wild- 45.00
Muhle 102 OC R41 head - 25.00
Edwin Jagger De89 BL - Free with first one above to sell
Brush Lot Fine Synthetic, Omega Pro boar, Semogue 830boar, Whipped Dog Silvertip, Unnamed Badger 25.00 lot
I have been wet shaving ten years never had a failure I do have a few stainless handles. I know every one states Zamak is doomed to fail but I sure haven't seen the evidence to support failure. Why a stainless head other than wanting it.
It was a Golden NIB 28F2 SET pretty low I never got a measurement. it had great backbone butter soft delivered warm lather my complaint it wouldn't release lather very well. I have since learned that with time they relax and open up. should I try to get another made and at what loft I have no...
I've had mine about three weeks it's my new daily driver. I actually love the shave and the stainless handle and balance rocks. Workmanship is first rate. I recommend you get one and try it you'll love it I'm sure. A real value at 39.95:001_smile
I've learned a lot this year:
Nice tools, Razors,Brushes, Blades difference. Notice I said nice from my Super Speed to my EJ
Soaps, Creams I love DR Harris, MWF, Proraso Green,Red,Blue and Van der Hagen, Last couple of weeks have tried a couple sticks Arko,Palmolive.
Alum only have tried it a...
MWF (Mitchell's Wool Fat) What slick,easy to lather soap and my skin feels great. That's what I love about here the tutorials, tips and reviews makes trying new things much less frustrating. B&B rocks:drool:
I picked up DR Harris that was dried out on clearance from a Vendor use it like a croap. Absolutely love it I have Lavender and Marlborough I actually love the Marlborough the best. I also use Proraso/Bigelow old style which is great in the Summer. I understand none of these are Tallow based (am...
Well I think I can Finally call myself a Shaver now. After six-months of goods days and some not so fine. I think I finally am getting the shaves I want started with a 1960 Fatboy, Walmart blades and a VDH bowl and boar brush set with VDH deluxe soap.
At first it was bad 1st shave set it at 9...
Well I used my new to me silver tip today it's a whipped dog knot and handle. I had thought boar was the way to go but this thing is dense has great backbone, and soft. Oh, and it Lathers up a storm. I finally understand the Badger lure now. How does this knot compare to others. I did 1st pass...
I've been DE shaving about a month using, EJ DE89L, VDH soaps, Badger or Boar brush, Clubman AS.
Everything was going great until the last week when all of sudden skin seems oily all over I'm 57 and to have a Pimple and oily skin.
I just got a Edwin Jagger DE89L and did my first shave with it. Gorgeous razor fine craftsmanship. I also have a Gillette Fatboy that I use on 4 and a Flaretip TTO. Both of these seem to give me closer shave (three Pass) than the EL technique or is it really that mild Crystal Israeli blades. To...