• Hey Guest. We are currently doing lots and lots of work on the forum software. Please be patient while the kinks are worked out.

    Thanks!

Gillette Black Handle Super Speed

Gillette Black Handle Super Speed Safety Razor

Gillette Black Handle Super Speed
Manufacturer:Gillette
Dates in Production:1966-1988
Type:DE, Twist To Open, Safety Bar
Weight:46g
Height:

Description: Black handle is resin coated metal

Notes of Interest: In 1978 the baseplate changed to a square design. In 1979 the knurling changed from a square pattern to a diamond pattern. In the same general timeframe, Gillette dropped the old Gillette Arrow logo for text-only branding using a distinctive font. [1] A variant of this razor with a smooth TTO knob (as opposed to the knurled/grooved knob seen in most of these models) also exists, from 1985. [2]

Photos:

References

  1. ^[thread=260533]Posts by Bill (mmbcastle) and Achim (mr razor)[/thread]
  2. ^ http://www.mr-razor.com/Rasierer/One-Piece%20solid%20guard%20bar/1985%20F1%20black%20handle%20Super-Speed.jpg

This page has been seen 33,704 times.

Recent Activity

Icon Legend

  • Normal page
  • Color Code

    • Content has new updates
    • Content has no updates

Share This Page

Top