New Guy saying hello!

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cdhumiston
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New Guy saying hello!

Post by cdhumiston »

Just wanted to say a quick hello. I started shaving with a DE about two months month ago. I thought I would save some money on Fusion carts and I'm about $800 + in razors, blades, brushes, soaps, aftershaves etc. so far...and I love it! No complaints!

Chris
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Welcome, Chris! It sounds like you already hit that slippery sloap. 8)

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Post by brothers »

Hi Chris. Thanks for joining SMF!
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Post by SRD »

Welcome. Looking forward to reading your posts and sharing your journey.
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Post by nteeman »

Welcome to the group. It seems the RAD has struck you. Enjoy!
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Good morning Chris, welcome aboard.
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Post by fallingwickets »

I'm about $800 + in razors, blades, brushes,
HAHAHAHA

welcome

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Post by vtmax »

Hang in there Chris...it only gets better!

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Welcome to the show!
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Post by ThePossum »

Chris,

Welcome to SMF. Great having you on board.
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Post by druphus »

Welcome Chris!
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Post by Thalay Sagar »

Chris, welcome aboard!
Best,
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Welcome Aboard Chris.
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Welcome, Chris.

If your collection doesn't include MWF yet, well then ....... you get the idea. :D
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Post by Books »

Welcome, come often stay long...
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Post by ShadowsDad »

:lol:

Well, if you continue to save money at that rate imagine all you'll have saved in 50 years!

Yeah, most of us are saving money the same way you are!

Welcome!
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Post by marsos52 »

welcome to smf, sure looks like you'll fit in here perfectly

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Welcome, Friend.

Enjoy your time here.
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Post by GA Russell »

Welcome Chris!

Tell us what you are using, and feel free to ask questions!
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Re: New Guy saying hello!

Post by ateace »

[quote="cdhumiston"] I'm about $800 + in

Chris[/quote]

Sounds like you're ready to advance to the intermediate level.

Welcome to SMF, Chris.
Nice avatar!
We can have "RF" stand for "Razor Fiend" for our purposes here.
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