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by Whistler
Thu Aug 29, 2013 3:08 am
Forum: Safety Razors & Blades
Topic: You only get two razors; which & why
Replies: 25
Views: 2368

Re: You only get two razors; which & why

I could trim down to 1 if I had to and that would be my slim adj which I have been using for the last few years, if I had to have a back up my first choice would be another slim adj, but if a different type is required it would be my sticky.
by Whistler
Sat Aug 17, 2013 4:34 am
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: SOLD: Yellow green Escher hone. Original German market hone.
Replies: 10
Views: 1653

Re: FS: Large Y/G Escher.

I would think if any shipping company x-ray's the package with the hone in the tube they would assume pipe bomb, I know it's a hone, you know it's a hone. GLWTS
by Whistler
Sat Aug 17, 2013 4:28 am
Forum: Shaving Brushes
Topic: In Praise of the Kent BK4
Replies: 60
Views: 7562

Re: In Praise of the Kent BK4

Chris, yes! All Gordon's fault. :lol:
by Whistler
Fri Aug 16, 2013 4:59 pm
Forum: Shaving Brushes
Topic: In Praise of the Kent BK4
Replies: 60
Views: 7562

Re: In Praise of the Kent BK4

Greg, You will be in for a pleasant surprise when you try the bk4 with soap, at first glance it would seem to be a dud with soap but in fact, it is a great performer. I love mine, have had it for years.
by Whistler
Sun Aug 11, 2013 5:20 am
Forum: Straight Razors
Topic: Min Svensk skatt Heljestrand 42 rostfritt Viking
Replies: 7
Views: 5845

Re: Min Svensk skatt Heljestrand 42 rostfritt Viking

Great looking razor Gary, it is a joy when one finds the right fit!
by Whistler
Thu Aug 08, 2013 4:41 pm
Forum: Shaving Brushes
Topic: El Druida Michelle in Olive wood with synthetic knot brush.
Replies: 10
Views: 2188

Re: El Druida Michelle in Olive wood with synthetic knot bru

Very nice! Slap some badger hair in there and it would be a winner for me.
by Whistler
Thu Aug 08, 2013 3:54 pm
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: Vintage Coates Almond Shave Cream
Replies: 64
Views: 10214

Re: Vintage Coates Almond Shave Cream

I have several pots of almond which are dehydrated, most recommend re-hydrating by mixing water into the pot a little at a time, what I do, and find works very well for me is, I add water to the dried pot until it is 1/4" or so from the rim then microwave the pot until the cream turns to liquid, the...
by Whistler
Mon Jul 29, 2013 5:38 pm
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: Coate's Tea Tree, Sandalwood, Lime, Rose, Almond & Lavender
Replies: 102
Views: 20240

Re: Coate's Tea Tree, Sandalwood, Lime, Rose, Almond & Laven

Had my first shave with Lavender tonight (THANKS ANDY!!!)

Although not a Lavender fan, I must say this was and is one fine cream.

Anyone holding back, don't! The cream is in perfect condition.
by Whistler
Wed Jul 24, 2013 2:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: Pawns stars shamelessy tries to pulloff a DE razor
Replies: 40
Views: 8516

Re: Pawns stars shamelessy tries to pulloff a DE razor

Flashy web page, isn't that razor a Weishi? $13 for shipping is a wee bit high.
by Whistler
Wed Jul 24, 2013 2:46 am
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: Thinning Out Some Schick Injectors - And Nice Badger Brush
Replies: 10
Views: 1297

Re: Thinning Out Some Schick Injectors - And Nice Badger Bru

For the life of me I couldn't put three words to Bta... What razor do you use?
by Whistler
Tue Jul 23, 2013 4:11 pm
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: Thinning Out Some Schick Injectors - And Nice Badger Brush
Replies: 10
Views: 1297

Re: Thinning Out Some Schick Injectors - And Nice Badger Bru

What does Btafan stand for? BTW, welcome...
by Whistler
Sat Jul 20, 2013 7:39 am
Forum: Safety Razors & Blades
Topic: Same Razor New Blade, Different Result
Replies: 10
Views: 1251

Re: Same Razor New Blade, Different Result

I have had the same experience Pete, good and bad blades in the same pack.
by Whistler
Sat Jul 20, 2013 7:32 am
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: Martin de Candre Fougere
Replies: 3
Views: 1017

Re: Martin de Candre Fougere

Gary, It is a sine soap for sure, in my top three, and the scent is enjoyable, not in the league of Pen's EF but nothing else is either.
by Whistler
Sat Jul 20, 2013 7:28 am
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: Fantasia Rasierseife
Replies: 22
Views: 4481

Re: Fantasia Rasierseife

I cant tell you how many times SWMBO has had a good laugh while I panic and search for my glasses only to find they are on my head. :oops:
by Whistler
Tue Jun 11, 2013 5:48 pm
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Is there only one place to buy MARTIN DE CANDRE shave soap?
Replies: 6
Views: 2744

Re: Is there only one place to buy MARTIN DE CANDRE shave so

Clive, Please do! It is a very nice soap.
by Whistler
Tue Jun 11, 2013 5:46 pm
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Win a GFT Cologne Selection (Four 30ml bottles)
Replies: 6
Views: 742

Re: Win a GFT Cologne Selection (Four 30ml bottles)

Phil, you are going to force me to create an account on facebook I see. :)
by Whistler
Sun May 26, 2013 9:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: NEW WETSHAVERS...ARE WE MISSING THEM
Replies: 63
Views: 6864

There is a thread on another forum (not B&B) where the population of that forum talk badly about SMF, and for no other reason than, they can not sign up with out a hassle. Some hurtful comments tossed around there for no other reason than not being able to sign up. Chris, I see your point for sure, ...
by Whistler
Tue Apr 30, 2013 3:42 pm
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: Billy Jealousy - what is this c...?
Replies: 11
Views: 1186

Aww Chris, for some reason I can picture you heading out for a night on the town, the top down, singing... :D

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dBn2ux5vRHk
by Whistler
Tue Apr 23, 2013 3:20 pm
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Krispy Kreme Day!
Replies: 7
Views: 773

We had a KK factory in our town, the line went out the door every weekend, once they reported inflated earning, it closed down. Don't understand why, it was always packed.
by Whistler
Tue Apr 23, 2013 3:18 pm
Forum: Selling & Trading
Topic: WTB Wilkinson Light Brigade Blades
Replies: 2
Views: 551

Marion, don't do it :!: You will only fell anger after trying them. :wink:

Good luck with your search.