SOTD: March 14 thru March 20, 2011

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changabang
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Post by changabang »

Eversharp-Schick "66" injector
German Schick blade
MB Diogenes Club
Semogue 1520
Ogallala Bay Rum


Horrific shave. Somehow the blade angle in this razor makes it perform as if there were no blade at all.
James Nicks
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Post by BeatlesFan »

Washed my face with Cetophil Gentle Cleanse Bar

Soaked my beard with a washcloth for a minute or two after showering

Shaving Cream: Castle Forbes Lavender, bowl-lathered with a B&B silvertip

Razor: 1948 Gillette Aristocrat

Blade: Gillette Platinum Plus

After: A cold water rinse and a dab of Gillette Complete Skin Care "Protect" gel

This shave would rate at something like a 9.8 or a 9.9. Very smooth, very close, very comfortable, very skin-friendly.
hoffo
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Location: Rancho Bernardo, CA USA

Post by hoffo »

Tuesday, 15 March 2011

Razor - Slim Adjustable (set to 3)
Blade - Bolzano
Brush - Altesse
Soap - Classic Shaving fresh lime
Toner - Thayers alcohol-free witch hazel
A/S - Royall Mandarin

The Bolzano continues to impress me! BBS - no nicks or weepers.
Made with Macintosh!
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BullGoose
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Post by BullGoose »

Tuesday, March 15th

Razor: Wilkinson Sticky
Blade: Super Iridium
Brush: Thater "Chubby"
Pre-Shave: Musgo Real Glyce Lime
Soap: DR Harris Arlington
A/S: DR Harris Arlington Splash


The H.L. Thater brush is a very well made, if relatively unknown, brush. I just picked this model up off the B/S/T and it larger than I imagined...a 26mm knot with a 50mm loft according to my measurements. The handle is octogonal and really feels great in the hand. It tore through the Harris Soap and produced enough lather for an Army. :D My Sticky and Iridium combo continue to impress.
http://www.bullgooseshaving.com -Czech & Speake, H.L. Thater, Mergress, Rocnel, Boellis Panama,Castle Forbes, Asylum Shave Works and more.

- Phil
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desertbadger
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Post by desertbadger »

TUESDAY

Schick Injector J
Personna 74
Polo 8 Super 2 band
Proraso SC (green)
Proraso A/S splash


:D

Regards,
David
Regards,
David
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woodsrider
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Post by woodsrider »

Tuesday:

Simpson Chubby 3 Super
Trumper's Almond hard soap
Feather SS with Crystal
Thayer's Original witch hazel
Nivea Sensitive AS Balm
Knize Sec
Lynn
rsp1202
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Post by rsp1202 »

changabang wrote:Eversharp-Schick "66" injector
German Schick blade
MB Diogenes Club
Semogue 1520
Ogallala Bay Rum


Horrific shave. Somehow the blade angle in this razor makes it perform as if there were no blade at all.
In my experience, German Schicks cut like a NOS American Schick after it goes bad. And they're nickers.
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Ron
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ridgerunner
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Post by ridgerunner »

Razor: Gillette Redtip
Blade: Feather
Brush: Rudy Vey Custom Chubby
Soap: Klar Kabinett
CMur12
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Post by CMur12 »

Tuesday Night:

Edwin Jagger DE87 razor
Personna Hospital Use blade

Semogue 1305 boar brush
Cella soft shaving soap

Lather made in a bowl, as always.

Thayer's Peach Witch Hazel, mixed with a tiny bit of lather and massaged into the skin.

- Murray
Give me Soap or give me death!
bernards66
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Post by bernards66 »

Tuesday:

Gillette Model #58 & LB Wilkinson blade
Simpson Duke #2 Best
Trumpers Rose shave cream
D R Harris's Pink A/S
Taylors Sandalwood

Gordon
Flash G
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Wednesday's shave

Post by Flash G »

Creed Green Irish Tweed Shaving Soap
Simpson Chubby 2 in best
Edwin Jagger DE86
Wilkinson Sword
Trumper's Coral Skin Food
Eric
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nteeman
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Location: Port Washington, NY

Wednesday's Shave

Post by nteeman »

Razor: iKon Long Handle Open Comb Razor
Blade: Personna Hospital Prep (Shave #3)
Brush: Simpson Eagle #3
Cream/Soap: JM Fraser’s Original Shave Cream
A/S: Nivea for Men Sensitive Extra Soothing A/S Balm
-Neal (DE user since 1998)
I shave therefore I am

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paddy
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Post by paddy »

Wednesday 16th March

Brit Aristocrat Junior

Israeli Personna Blade (shave #3)

Somerset Simpson Harvard, size 4 best

Taylor Lavender Cream

L'occitane Cade ASB
Remember: this is all just wasted time and lives talking nonsense to strangers about pieces of metal, hair and chemical compounds.
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moz68
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Post by moz68 »

Merkur 45 Bakelite
SuperMax Super Platinum x 1
New Forest 2221 HMB
GTP G5
Mr.Taylor SC
Thayer's Cucumber Aloe WH
Booster's Oriental Spice A/S
Jesse

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Who could never begin to know " - Morrissey
Zot!
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Post by Zot! »

Dovo Best str8
Jagger Chatsworth DE
Israeli Personna (1)
Simfix Grosvenor 2-band
Trumper's Sandalwood Shave Soap

First time with the Trumpers. It was very nice.
Ron
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Mike R
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Post by Mike R »

Wednesday

Brush: Simpson Chubby 2 Best
Cream: J.M. Fraser's
Razor: Merkur HD
Blade: Vintage Wilkinson '70's Schick Platinum Plus
A/S: Clubman Vanilla
Cologne: None

Mike
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Quintus Metellus
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Post by Quintus Metellus »

Wednesday:

Razor - MÜHLE R41
Blade -Super-Max Super Platinum
Brush - shavemac 177
Soap - Klar Kabinett
A/S - Hâttric Classic

--
John
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Kirasdad
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Post by Kirasdad »

Wednesday

Razor: '37 Gillette Sheraton
Blade: Iridium (1st shave)
Cream: JM Fraser Original
Brush: Semogue 2000
Toner: Thayer's Peach WH
A/S: Pinaud Clubman w/ a dab of 444 Aftershave Balm
Peace,
Andrew

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SRD
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Post by SRD »

Wednesday March 16

Simpson Duke 3 in Best
Mama Bear's Hydrogen Soap
GEM Damaskeene 1912
GEM SE blades (2)
Pinuad Clubman A/S
Creed Wood and Spice EDT (sample)
Dave
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Post by gsgo »

Pacific All Natural Shaving Oil
Pacific All Natural Shaving Cream
Merkur 1904/Wilkinson Classic
Thayers Witch Hazel w/Aloe
Good shaving,

Gary
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