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by freebird
Mon Jun 16, 2008 10:17 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD 16-22 June 2008
Replies: 222
Views: 22598

vintage scuttle
TGQ Cavendish Black
Everready Pure Badger
Black Bear brand strop
Robeson Premier
C.O. Bigelow Bay Rum a/s balm
Lucky Tiger hair tonic
by freebird
Tue Jun 10, 2008 12:39 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: June 9 - June 15
Replies: 236
Views: 24699

This afternoon:

vintage scuttle-mug
Shavemac pure badger brush
Black Bear brand strop
Challenge Cutlery 5/8 round-point
Truefitt & Hill Grafton shaving cream
Turefitt & Hill Grafton a/s balm

later this evening: Truefitt & Hill Grafton Cologne
by freebird
Sun Jun 08, 2008 5:29 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD June 2 thru June 8
Replies: 238
Views: 25330

B. Altmans & C o. Pure Badger brush
Black Bear brand strop
Wade & Butcher barber point
Geo. F. Trumper Coconut Oil Soap
vintage shaving mug
C.O. Bigelow Bay Rum A/S balm
3 passes, bbs
by freebird
Sat Jun 07, 2008 12:28 pm
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: my mailbox overfloweth
Replies: 4
Views: 1332

luck of the draw. They were part of a drawing on srp quite some time back.
by freebird
Sat Jun 07, 2008 8:27 am
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: my mailbox overfloweth
Replies: 4
Views: 1332

I have a feeling next week is going to be a bit of a letdown after this week lol. Don't think I can top this for quite some time.
by freebird
Sat Jun 07, 2008 8:10 am
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: my mailbox overfloweth
Replies: 4
Views: 1332

my mailbox overfloweth

This week started off good, and kept getting better as it progressed. On Monday, I received a new Disetronic insulin pump system, 6,000.00 retail, and I got it for nothing. On Thursday, I opened the box to find this: http://i133.photobucket.com/albums/q69/okfreebird/Shaving/hamburgring.jpg http://i1...
by freebird
Sat Jun 07, 2008 8:04 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD June 2 thru June 8
Replies: 238
Views: 25330

Shavemac pure badger brush vintage scuttle (I find that TGQ's sample size shaving soap works perfectly in this one) TGQ Cavendish Black C.O. Bigelow Bay Rum a/s balm (not needed, but used anyway) Black Bear brand strop 8/8 Hamburg Ring (first shave with this razor, and also first time shaving with a...
by freebird
Wed Jun 04, 2008 8:13 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD June 2 thru June 8
Replies: 238
Views: 25330

Vintage scuttle
B. Altman pure badger brush
Geo. Wostenholm IXL
Black Bear brand strop
TGQ Cavendish Black
3 passes, bbs
no a/s or balm

Image
by freebird
Sat May 31, 2008 6:44 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD May 26 - June 1 2008
Replies: 265
Views: 27914

Ever Ready pure badger brush
antique store scuttle
TGQ Cavendish Black
Case Red Imp 132 Wedge purchased on straight razor place's bst forum
Black Bear brand strop
no a/s or a/s balm
by freebird
Wed May 28, 2008 1:01 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD May 26 - June 1 2008
Replies: 265
Views: 27914

antique scuttle
TGQ Cavendish Black soap
Silvertip brush (prototype purchased from Tryphon.it)
Black Bear Brand strop
Wade & Butcher barber point
3 passes, WTG,ATG and XTG
C.O. Bigelow Bay Rum A/S Balm
by freebird
Sun May 25, 2008 4:14 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: May 19 - May 25
Replies: 230
Views: 24884

EverReady pure badger brush
C&E scuttle
TGQ Cavendish Black soap
Black Bear brand strop
Wade and Butcher 6/8 spike in custom bloodwood scales
3 passes
no a/s or balm
bbs

Image
by freebird
Wed May 21, 2008 2:55 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: May 19 - May 25
Replies: 230
Views: 24884

This A.M.

Black Bear brand strop
Barclay Bros. 6/8 spike
C&E Scuttle
Proraso cream
Nivea a/s balm

20 x linen 25 x leather
2 passes

Let my minddrift while shaving, got bit on right cheek, :? not bad. Styptic dried it up. Not bbs, but decent shave all things considered.
by freebird
Sat May 17, 2008 5:46 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: May 12 - May 18
Replies: 233
Views: 26110

5/8 roberson shuredge
ever ready pure badger brush
c&e scuttle
williams mug soap, with c&e nomad
black bear brand strop
c&o bigelow bay rum a/s balm
3 passes=bbs smooth
by freebird
Tue May 13, 2008 12:55 pm
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: Stands
Replies: 2
Views: 875

If only those would hold a straight
by freebird
Fri May 09, 2008 2:24 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD May 5-11 2008
Replies: 253
Views: 28833

Yesterday evening. Bath, olive oil shampoo Strop: Black Bear brand, 40x each linen and leather Soap: Cavendish Black w/ C&E Nomad creme and glycerin Mug: new (to me) scuttle, TGQ's sample size soaps are perfect for it. Brush: Tweezerman pure badger, smallest brush I have, (outside a Lion King nylon ...
by freebird
Thu May 08, 2008 5:33 am
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: ALL SOLD
Replies: 0
Views: 455

ALL SOLD

Date codes g-1 and f-4.20.00 each
one flare tip date code b-3 15.00
all are nice and tight, adjusts easily,no brassing just need a little cleaning.
first batch of pics g-1
SOLD
Second of the f-4
SOLD
and the flare tip
SOLD
by freebird
Wed May 07, 2008 6:37 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD May 5-11 2008
Replies: 253
Views: 28833

Actually SOYE.....shave of yesterday evening. Hot bath, olive oil shampoo ......this actually acts much like a shave oil, and it smells good. Strop: Black Brand........40 on the linen, 20 on the leather Soap: uberlather, 6 drops glycerin, TGQ's Cavendish Black and Kiiss My Face Cool Mint Brush: Ever...
by freebird
Thu May 01, 2008 10:10 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: April 28 to May 4
Replies: 245
Views: 26716

3 shaves within 1 week is usually unheard of for me. (It's one of those slow beard growth + being retired = once a week shaves) This week was differant. I had guitar lessons on Saturday, and 2 Dr's apointments this week, so I wound up with 3 shaves this week. Was quite pleased with the result. Imple...
by freebird
Mon Apr 28, 2008 11:59 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: April 28 to May 4
Replies: 245
Views: 26716

My chosen implements of destruction: brush: Everready Pure Badger Shave Cream: C&E Nomad - still trying out some of the creams I purchased from B&B's bst thread-still doesn't compare with Colleen's Cavendish Black Razor: Genco 5/8 roundpoint that I won in the newbie giveaway on SRP about a year ago....
by freebird
Sat Apr 26, 2008 7:07 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: April 21 thru April 27
Replies: 245
Views: 27587

Razor: Challenge Cutlery 5/8
strop black bear brand
brush: silvertip prototype from tryphon
soap: williiams mug brand with a touch of proraso
3 passes, wtg, atg, xtg bbs
balm c.o. bigelow bay rum