What's new
  • Welcome back Guest!
    If you have been away from our site you may have to request a new password. Simply click on the link for "lost" password in the log in page.
    Thank you.
  • Guest
    The BST is now open, please note the changes in our guidelines to address the recent fraudulent activity. Ensure you read the guidelines prior to creating a sale thread in the Buy-Sell-Trade forum with special attention to the new photo and payment requirements.
    Thank you for your patience and understanding.

What straight did you use today? Now with PICTURES

J.R. Torrey Co.
WK Chypre Rose Concerto
Semogue 1305
Tony Miller Strop
Jnat Shobu Finish
WK Chypre Rose Concerto AS splash
View attachment 1207631
2nd day of COVID quarantine. this razor is a puzzler and kinda ticks/honks me off. mass produced American blade. No exaggeration, I would put this specific razors blade and edge up against any of the fine razors in my stable.......and that's saying a lot.

be well all. hanging on........ and hanging in there with Faith.

camo
Damn, so sorry to hear that. Hang in there and get well soon, @camoloc in my prayers.
 
I cheated again today fellas...rhodium plated 1946-47 Gillette Aristocrat loaded with a vintage Wilkinson Light Brigade blade. I used Haslinger coconut (tallow), and it was a beautiful shave! The discontinued Haslinger (tallow) is ridiculously creamy and slick! Fun to mix things up!

Get well soon Camo!

Vr

Matt

CE247BDB-33B5-480C-86D0-E8AB58230686.jpeg 2EB1953C-3109-4A33-ACDC-B32020DA65E2.jpeg 1DE6412C-54FD-4F75-AF39-B7AA8B37CB27.jpeg
 
Damn, so sorry to hear that. Hang in there and get well soon, @camoloc in my prayers.
thank you Fred.

daughter/stepdaughter who lives in spare bedroom has it. although I think wife and I have it too. fighting chills/fever for multiple days has to be more than vaccine side effects. regardless........Im at home for less than fourteen days now. test results soon.

the dogs are not mad about this.
20200428_204214.jpg
Ms. Luna and Sir Watson.

camo
 
Le Grelot
PDP
Semogue 1305
Tony Miller Strop
Jnat Shobu Finish
Pitralon AS
20210113_132532.jpg
nice comfy razor. another blade that does the work without you knowing it. seller from CZ had a nice Charnley Forest edge on it. I have no doubt that it was more than shave ready.........but had to visit the Jnat.

be well all.

camo
 
African Blackwood Ralf Aust 5/8”
Acqua di Parma
Simpson Duke 3 SiLVERTiP
Vintage Silver Bowl
Heirloom Old No. 2 Horse Hide
Coticule La Nouvelle Vein
Thayers WH & Nivea Balm

664DBC92-EA0A-4D76-BC3C-0F1FB4A8B70D.jpeg

I’ve been a experimenting with different finishing oils on the Coticule. This morning I test shaved the Singer Sewing Machine oil. A very nice sharp edge. Great oil to hone on.
 
Last edited:
Wade & Butcher 13/16 Near Wedge Mammoth Ivory Scales
Omega Via Barberia Aqua Shave Soap
Declaration Grooming Massacre of The Innocents Splash
Pre de Provence 63 Aftershave Balm
Pre de Provence 63 EDT
Grooming Dept Chamomile & Lemon Preshave
Osma Alum Block
Heritage Collection 26 mm dubl duck silver tip
C893428B-2775-4E20-A7B2-D1B19931341A.jpeg 5450815E-E824-46AE-86C5-0337268F8702.jpeg 735B0857-2C71-497E-BC77-813CF0ED8351.jpeg
 
Top Bottom