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by pundi64
Thu Apr 28, 2016 4:44 am
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: When is a strop no longer able to do the job?
Replies: 1
Views: 3145

Re: When is a strop no longer able to do the job?

Maybe try just a dab of Mink Oil, or Neatsfoot Oil, say on one finger, and dab onto the strop in about 3 - 4 places, then use the palm of your hand and rub into the leather, you don't want to saturate the leather by any means, just work the dabs into it, then evaluate the results, and maybe repeat a...
by pundi64
Thu Apr 28, 2016 4:30 am
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: Buying a 'pre-honed' straight razor
Replies: 6
Views: 2781

Re: Buying a 'pre-honed' straight razor

Try Thiers Issard of UK, ask first if they hone :?:
by pundi64
Fri Mar 18, 2016 2:52 am
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: Quarter hollow or full hollow?
Replies: 21
Views: 15429

Re: Quarter hollow or full hollow?

Actually I prefer either a full wedge, to 1/4 hallow, then full hallow, of course this is only my opinion [-X I seem to be able to shave better to the contour of my face, without having any weepers, I like the smooth glide feeling the 1/4 to full wedge gives. These are two razors with wedge, and a W...
by pundi64
Thu Mar 03, 2016 4:54 am
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: Alert to all, bogus web seller.....
Replies: 3
Views: 2496

Alert to all, bogus web seller.....

I made a purchase using Pay Pal to pay, thank Gog, they never sent item, never returned any messages from me, or from Pay Pal, after I filed a fraud case with Pay Pal.
Finally Pay Pal refunded me, but to save all my friends bad news problems in shave land out there, Do Not Buy from them stay away.
by pundi64
Fri Jan 22, 2016 2:48 am
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: Which straight razor did you use today?
Replies: 512
Views: 69163

Re: Which straight razor did you use today?

Got this razor today, and just couldn't resist had to give it a try. Smooth as bloody silk, clean cutter, very nice shave.
by pundi64
Tue Jan 12, 2016 5:25 pm
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: The long wait continues...
Replies: 5
Views: 3493

Re: The long wait continues...

fallingwickets wrote:LOL, sometimes these old posts rejuvenated are good for a chuckle
That is a big problem in this glummy world, we need more daily chuckles, so I posted on this thread. [-X
by pundi64
Wed Jan 06, 2016 3:26 am
Forum: Colognes & Aftershaves
Topic: Pinaud Clubman
Replies: 18
Views: 5827

Re: Pinaud Clubman

I think the two that stand out for me are Bay Rum, and Special Reserve
by pundi64
Thu Dec 24, 2015 3:39 pm
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year
Replies: 2
Views: 2256

Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year

To all my straight razor friends in the forum
by pundi64
Sun Dec 20, 2015 3:38 pm
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: Which straight razor did you use today?
Replies: 512
Views: 69163

Re: Which straight razor did you use today?

This is a custom 8/8 Koraat near wedge, very nice shave
by pundi64
Sun Dec 06, 2015 7:16 pm
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: Which straight razor did you use today?
Replies: 512
Views: 69163

Re: Which straight razor did you use today?

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Shaved with the Dovo Flowing 6/8, gave me a very good shave
by pundi64
Fri Nov 20, 2015 3:47 pm
Forum: Colognes & Aftershaves
Topic: Comparing Floid Blue to original Orange?
Replies: 0
Views: 1956

Comparing Floid Blue to original Orange?

Which aftershave do you like best, and why?
by pundi64
Tue Nov 17, 2015 10:34 pm
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: Which straight razor did you use today?
Replies: 512
Views: 69163

Re: Which straight razor did you use today?

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Here is the razor I used this morning, W&B 8/8, 1/4 hallow, gave a super smooth shave, holding blade angle very low, or almost flat, spine is 1/4 thick. \:D/
by pundi64
Wed Nov 11, 2015 11:20 pm
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: Which straight razor did you use today?
Replies: 512
Views: 69163

Re: Which straight razor did you use today?

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I used a Dorko "Premier" 1/4 grind, it was one of the best shaves I've every had, was totally stoked with it, I received it yesterday =D>
by pundi64
Sun Nov 08, 2015 7:16 pm
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: What is usual grind on a pre 1950 Filarmonica
Replies: 3
Views: 2528

What is usual grind on a pre 1950 Filarmonica

Just curious, thanks are they near wedge, 1/4, 1/2 or ????
by pundi64
Fri Nov 06, 2015 7:11 pm
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: Boker King Cutter 15/16
Replies: 4
Views: 4089

Re: Boker King Cutter 15/16

Beeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeuuuutiful ! [-o<
by pundi64
Fri Nov 06, 2015 7:07 pm
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: Min Svensk skatt Heljestrand 42 rostfritt Viking
Replies: 7
Views: 4789

Re: Min Svensk skatt Heljestrand 42 rostfritt Viking

Vha Helveada, woon da ba very nice indeed, bet it shaves even better then it looks. :lol: enjoy
by pundi64
Fri Nov 06, 2015 7:04 pm
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: It's here, it's here!
Replies: 8
Views: 3351

Re: It's here, it's here!

=D> Very nice :shock:
by pundi64
Wed Nov 04, 2015 2:58 pm
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: Quarter hollow or full hollow?
Replies: 21
Views: 15429

Re:

loueedacat1 wrote:I love them both. Which I use depends on mood.
I relate my mood as, how many cups of coffee I've had, more then 2, 1/4 hallow, 1-2, full hallow :D , just my take on my morning mood. :|
by pundi64
Wed Nov 04, 2015 2:46 pm
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: Pin Maintenance
Replies: 3
Views: 3664

Re: Pin Maintenance

Lynn Abrams on YouTube, in address giving in your thread starter, is the best answer, I've ever seen, I tried it works great, only thing I have changed, since I don't have a half dome hammer, is I used a regular small ball peen hammer. =D>
by pundi64
Wed Nov 04, 2015 2:39 pm
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: The long wait continues...
Replies: 5
Views: 3493

Re: The long wait continues...

What was supposed to be a 5-6 week wait to receive my UFO Zeus handle has turned into 11 weeks and counting. Juan told me that the new lead time is 10-12 weeks. At least it's been shipped but the tracking website doesn't update very often. :whistle: I live in Thailand, and delivery time usually tak...