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Does anybody know why Bob’s Razors website is closed down? He had an elaborate website with usually 50+ beautifully restored razors for sale. He was a very kind gentleman to deal with. Just curious to know.
A lot of posters make reference to the slickness of a soap or cream but is there any way to scientifically measure the lubricity of a given soap/cream? Without scientific measurements or data isn’t slickness just ones subjective opinion?
Not being a chemist, scientist or other lab rat I’m just...
What do you recommend I try to prevent a puck which has shrunken from sliding around in the metal container while I’m lathering? Can I heat it in a microwave (removed from tub) for a few seconds(or how many) just to soften a little bit and then press it back in the tub pressing down enough to...
I just read on Maggard’s website the scheduled meetup at the end of May has been cancelled with no reschedule this year. Bummer, but I’m not surprised. Having attended the last 2 years social distancing is impossible. The site said refunds will be coming shortly.
I’m curious to know how many straight razor shavers out there find it necessary to strop possibly after the 2nd pass on a 3 pass shave. And if you do give the blade a few passes on the strop do you notice a big improvement during the 3rd pass?
I’m assuming a well honed blade but very coarse...