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by PhilC
Fri Mar 28, 2014 3:00 pm
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: WTB: Cobra Classic
Replies: 4
Views: 627

Re: WTB: Cobra Classic

I actually found one used a while ago. Great razors! I like to use them for the first 3 or 4 shaves with the pro blade then move it over to my feather DX.

Thanks
by PhilC
Fri Mar 14, 2014 6:40 pm
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: Which straight razor did you use today?
Replies: 637
Views: 118215

Re: Which straight razor did you use today?

Feather DX
Arlington
Chubby 2
by PhilC
Thu Mar 13, 2014 5:55 pm
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: Which straight razor did you use today?
Replies: 637
Views: 118215

Re: Which straight razor did you use today?

6/8 Hart Steel
Arlington
Chubby 2
by PhilC
Tue Mar 11, 2014 7:36 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD March 10 thru March 16
Replies: 105
Views: 10984

Re: SOTD March 10 thru March 16

Prep: Nivea scrub
Soap: Arlington
Brush: Chubby 2
Razor/Blade: PILS/Astra SP (4)
Post: Arlington Milk
by PhilC
Sat Feb 22, 2014 9:26 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD February 17 thru February 23
Replies: 96
Views: 10900

Re: SOTD February 17 thru February 23

Nivea Scrub
Arlington
SR 3824
Cobra Classic
Alum Stick
Arlington Splash

Great shave

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by PhilC
Thu Feb 20, 2014 6:18 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD February 17 thru February 23
Replies: 96
Views: 10900

Re: SOTD February 17 thru February 23

Prep: Nivea scrub
Soap: Arlington
Brush: SOC boar
Razor: Feather DX
Post: Alum->Arlington milk
by PhilC
Wed Feb 19, 2014 8:25 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD February 17 thru February 23
Replies: 96
Views: 10900

Re: SOTD February 17 thru February 23

Prep: MRGLO
Soap: Arlington
Brush: Savile Row 3824
Razor/Blade: Feather DX/Feather professional
Post: Alum->Arlington milk
by PhilC
Sun Feb 16, 2014 6:50 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: February 10 thru February 16
Replies: 101
Views: 10569

Re: SOTD: February 10 thru February 16

Prep: MRGLO
Soap: Arlington
Brush: SOC Boar
Razor: Feather DX with pro blade
Post: Alum-->Superhazel-->CO Bigelow Blue balm
by PhilC
Sat Feb 15, 2014 11:27 am
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: FS: R41/AoS tallow/Rooney/Skin Food/cream lot
Replies: 3
Views: 459

Re: FS: R41/AoS tallow/Rooney/SOC/Feather DX/cream lot

JRTASTER wrote:Phil, this may be a totally dense question, but are you selling both
AoS soaps for $75 or at $75 EACH??
Thanks,
John
You get 1 puck that's brand new + 1 puck that's ~85% + 1 wooden bowl with lid. All for $75.
by PhilC
Sat Feb 15, 2014 10:54 am
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: FS: R41/AoS tallow/Rooney/Skin Food/cream lot
Replies: 3
Views: 459

FS: R41/AoS tallow/Rooney/Skin Food/cream lot

Den clearing. All prices include shipping and pp to the U.S. 2013 Muhle R41 Grande. Used less than 5 times. Shows as new. With original box, paperwork and Derby. $50 Rooney 3/1 limited edition tortoise in super badger. Includes original box. $75 Art of Shaving tallow unscented. 1 puck ~85%. Another ...
by PhilC
Sat Feb 15, 2014 10:24 am
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: Synergy Shaving Soap from HowToGrowAMustache
Replies: 12
Views: 3113

Re: Synergy Shaving Soap from HowToGrowAMustache

I have the Cevendish and it's one of my favorites. The AS balm is also killer!
by PhilC
Sat Feb 15, 2014 9:22 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: February 10 thru February 16
Replies: 101
Views: 10569

Re: SOTD: February 10 thru February 16

Prep: MRGLO
Soap: Arlington
Brush: SOC badger
Razor/Blade: R41/Personna Med Prep (new)
Post: Co9t

This will be my last attempt at using the R41. It does not like me (and vice versa).
by PhilC
Fri Feb 14, 2014 4:48 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: February 10 thru February 16
Replies: 101
Views: 10569

Re: SOTD: February 10 thru February 16

Prep: MRGLO
Soap: Arlington
Brush: Rooney 3/1
Razor/Blade: Flair Tip Super Speed/Polisilver SI
Post: Alum-->Arlington Milk
by PhilC
Thu Feb 13, 2014 6:59 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: February 10 thru February 16
Replies: 101
Views: 10569

Re: SOTD: February 10 thru February 16

Prep: MRGLO lime
Soap: Arlington
Brush: SOC Badger
Razor/Blade: Super Speed flair tip/Polisilver SI
Post: Captain's BR
by PhilC
Tue Feb 11, 2014 5:38 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: February 10 thru February 16
Replies: 101
Views: 10569

Re: SOTD: February 10 thru February 16

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Prep: MRGLO/Village Barber
Soap: Arlington
Brush: SOC Boar
Razor/Blade: Feather DX/Feather Pro
Post: Krampert's
by PhilC
Mon Feb 10, 2014 7:56 pm
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: Hones ahead
Replies: 1
Views: 1583

Re: Hones ahead

What's your setup and normal honing routine?
by PhilC
Thu Jan 30, 2014 6:32 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD January 28 - February 2
Replies: 92
Views: 11158

Re: SOTD January 28 - February 2

Prep: T&H oil
Soap: MWF
Brush: SOC Badger
Razor/Blade: PILS/Astra SP
Post: Krampert's finest bay rum
by PhilC
Wed Jan 29, 2014 5:53 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD January 28 - February 2
Replies: 92
Views: 11158

Re: SOTD January 28 - February 2

Prep: T&H Oil
Soap/Cream: Super lather with MWF and TOBS lemon lime
Brush: SR 3824
Razor/blade: PILS/Astra SP
Post: Alum->Captains Lime

First go with the PILS. I like!
by PhilC
Tue Jan 28, 2014 6:30 pm
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: SOTD: January 20 thru January 27
Replies: 124
Views: 11242

Re: SOTD: January 20 thru January 27

Pre: T&H pre shave oil
Cream: T&H Ultimate Comfort
Brush: Rooney 3/1
Razor/Blade: 2013 R41 with a feather (1)
Post: alum-->T&H Ultimate Comfort balm

Crazy close shave out of the R41. Not the most comfortable, but crazy close.
by PhilC
Tue Jan 28, 2014 6:18 pm
Forum: Safety Razors & Blades
Topic: Need a more aggressive razor
Replies: 18
Views: 1958

Re: Need a more aggressive razor

I have a super speed and my next step up the aggression ladder in my stash is the R89. That's my every day razor. I also have a 2013 R41 and it is definitely aggressive -- very much so. However, I'm amazed at how close of a shave I get with it and how long I stay smooth after I shave with it. You sa...