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Well gents, this one won't take as long as the last one. Godfather decided to send me a near-mint Fatboy for cleanup
This razor is a '59 E2 Fatboy. The razor is in excellent condition! The only flaws with it are some small black spots in the blade bed, some paint loss on the collet below the adjuster knob, and some very minute plating loss on the collet itself. The plating loss was found with a magnifying glass so it won't constitute any repairs. Here are the before shots of the razor: (the after shots won't be much different)
Thanks Michael. I wasn't surprised, the razor was very clean on the outside and it worked smoothly so I suspected clean innards as well.
I just got done polishing the pieces and the black spots came off. Underneath the black spots are tiny areas of plating that has come off. Not sure why it turned black in the past but it's gone now and very unnoticeable. Pictures to follow.