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by fallingwickets
Wed Aug 29, 2018 5:51 am
Forum: Safety Razors & Blades
Topic: Has anyone tried the Gillette 3?
Replies: 15
Views: 480

Re: Has anyone tried the Gillette 3?

Murray, Im sure part of my criticism of the feather comes from my fusion love, but for me and the lather I like, the blades clogged up very fast and once clogged it took a lot of effort to unclog them. The first part of the shave was fantastic :D :D :D but after that it was all downhill and frustrat...
by fallingwickets
Tue Aug 28, 2018 5:53 am
Forum: Safety Razors & Blades
Topic: Has anyone tried the Gillette 3?
Replies: 15
Views: 480

Re: Has anyone tried the Gillette 3?

I didn't notice any more clogging than with any other blade, and I was shaving off at least 36 hours of growth. might be a miscommunication...i thought in your earlier comment you were talking about feather cartridge's Some of the Feather cartridge razors are supposed to be good as far as cartridge...
by fallingwickets
Mon Aug 27, 2018 6:17 am
Forum: Safety Razors & Blades
Topic: Has anyone tried the Gillette 3?
Replies: 15
Views: 480

Re: Has anyone tried the Gillette 3?

p.s. just went looking again....its all over the www now.

btw, I tried two of the feather razors and cannot understand the love for them.....the blades get clogged so quickly it makes shaving a giant pita chore

clive
by fallingwickets
Mon Aug 27, 2018 6:15 am
Forum: Safety Razors & Blades
Topic: Has anyone tried the Gillette 3?
Replies: 15
Views: 480

Re: Has anyone tried the Gillette 3?

when you mentioned the 3 in an earlier thread ( a few weeks ago) I went looking, for curiosity, but couldnrt find a razor gillette 3 anywhere, not even on gillettes site

clive
by fallingwickets
Sun Aug 26, 2018 4:01 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: New hat and trip to Buckaroo Hatters
Replies: 10
Views: 478

Re: New hat and trip to Buckaroo Hatters

looking very, very swanky Sam, but this is smf and I hate to be the one, but you need a shave man :D :D :D

clive
by fallingwickets
Sat Aug 25, 2018 5:23 am
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: Homemade Cedarwood soap - 4 years old
Replies: 13
Views: 754

Re: Homemade Cedarwood soap - 4 years old

I don't remember how I made it, and I haven't entertained any hope to ever be able to duplicate my efforts.
you're such a tease Gary :D :D

clive
by fallingwickets
Thu Aug 23, 2018 5:53 am
Forum: ShaveMyFace University
Topic: Greetings from Bulgaria
Replies: 11
Views: 1480

Re: Greetings from Bulgaria

Welcome....nice to see the 'lurkers' unlurk themselves :D :D

clive
by fallingwickets
Fri Aug 17, 2018 5:18 am
Forum: Shaving Brushes
Topic: That's not a big brush, THIS is a big brush.
Replies: 13
Views: 758

Re: That's not a big brush, THIS is a big brush.

Buzz wins...we can all go home now! :D

clive
by fallingwickets
Thu Aug 16, 2018 5:53 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Shows I'm anticipating - new seasons coming soon???
Replies: 57
Views: 5288

Re: Shows I'm anticipating - new seasons coming soon???

a few more really good 'nothingness' shows:

1) American vandal
2) insatiable
and from canada no less :D :D
3) kims convenience

clive
by fallingwickets
Wed Aug 15, 2018 4:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: Return to Simplicity
Replies: 20
Views: 865

Re: Return to Simplicity

thats when i head to oregon ](*,)
by fallingwickets
Wed Aug 15, 2018 4:24 am
Forum: Shaving Brushes
Topic: That's not a big brush, THIS is a big brush.
Replies: 13
Views: 758

Re: That's not a big brush, THIS is a big brush.

for a second or two i thought DrP was back in town!

Big brushes are nice to look at and nice to hold, and nice to sit back with a beer and imagine the lather, but they are not that great to use.

clive
by fallingwickets
Mon Aug 13, 2018 4:13 am
Forum: General
Topic: Return to Simplicity
Replies: 20
Views: 865

Re: Return to Simplicity

And I'm glad you're beating the odds...
ditto and a million+ thumbs up on the sentiment

clive
by fallingwickets
Sat Aug 11, 2018 6:16 am
Forum: General
Topic: Return to Simplicity
Replies: 20
Views: 865

Re: Return to Simplicity

and I had a collection of over 80 Somerset Simpson brushes,
competing with DrP??? :D :D

As an aside, you guys are on the road to fidelity (viewtopic.php?f=6&t=8061) but obviously not quite there yet!!

clive

p.s. where's squire hiding??
by fallingwickets
Tue Aug 07, 2018 4:53 am
Forum: Safety Razors & Blades
Topic: gillette rubie's
Replies: 9
Views: 588

Re: gillette rubie's

has anyone tried one of these?

https://www.razorbladesclub.com/shop/ying-jili-blue/

one thing im extremely grateful for is NOT having any type of blade addictions :D :D :D

clive
by fallingwickets
Mon Aug 06, 2018 4:30 am
Forum: Safety Razors & Blades
Topic: gillette rubie's
Replies: 9
Views: 588

Re: gillette rubie's

Thanks gents....I'm reaching out today to the ebay sellers. rumour on the www is that there's a lot of 'junk' rubies floating around.

clive
by fallingwickets
Sat Aug 04, 2018 6:43 am
Forum: Safety Razors & Blades
Topic: gillette rubie's
Replies: 9
Views: 588

gillette rubie's

I bought a few packs last year but cannot remember from where. Anyway, if any of you gents know where legit stock can be found, please drop a name or two,

thanks

clive
by fallingwickets
Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:14 am
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: Cyril Salter solid shaving soap (tallow)
Replies: 16
Views: 976

Re: Cyril Salter solid shaving soap (tallow)

ex the value proposition, it is a really good soap. I now spend my days wishing for a rose version :D :D

clive
by fallingwickets
Wed Jul 25, 2018 3:52 am
Forum: The Gentlemen's Parlor
Topic: Michelada
Replies: 11
Views: 657

Re: Michelada

gary, no way in the whole wide world Im using becks for anything other than drinking one.!!!!! c'mon man!! :D :D :D :D :D