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Postby Dexterous » Thu Feb 25, 2010 10:33 am

I see SuperMax Blue Diamond blades for sale on eBay (#170449344225). This is a new blade to me and I haven't been able to find any discussion/review of these blades on SMF. Has anyone used these?
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Postby Squire » Thu Feb 25, 2010 4:10 pm

pictures?
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Postby xChris » Thu Feb 25, 2010 4:59 pm

Photos from Dexterous' reference...
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Postby Ecosse » Thu Feb 25, 2010 5:05 pm

The seller also has Rapira blades, never heard of those before.
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Postby Squire » Thu Feb 25, 2010 5:59 pm

Nope, haven't tried that one, looks like they still have that neat disc on the package. Would be interesting to see if they are the same platinum blades in different packaging.
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Postby Squire » Thu Feb 25, 2010 6:01 pm

Gary, I've heard of Rapira but haven't used them.
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Postby mattbramanti » Thu Feb 25, 2010 6:26 pm

Ecosse wrote:The seller also has Rapira blades, never heard of those before.


I asked about those and was quickly informed that they're Russian in origin and Soviet in quality.
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Postby Squire » Thu Feb 25, 2010 6:41 pm

That says a lot without saying much. Russia does make some very good blades.
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Re: SuperMax Blue Diamond razor blades

Postby Seamaster » Fri Feb 26, 2010 6:42 am

Dexterous wrote:I see SuperMax Blue Diamond blades for sale on eBay (#170449344225). This is a new blade to me and I haven't been able to find any discussion/review of these blades on SMF. Has anyone used these?


Not used them, but took a punt on 100. I love Supermax blades.
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Postby Seamaster » Tue Mar 16, 2010 6:19 am

I can report these are excellent blades. A worthy replacement for the Supermax Platinums which have become hard to come by in the UK. Possibly the same blade in different packaging?
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Postby rainman » Thu Mar 25, 2010 5:33 pm

I can say that these Super-Max platinum blades are very good and under 8 cents a blade in multiple ebay lots. My go-to blade.

http://cgi.ebay.com/SUPER-MAX-240-PLATI ... 27af3026e8
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Re: SuperMax Blue Diamond razor blades

Postby BPman » Tue Nov 22, 2016 1:14 pm

I have had one of these for some time and finally tried it today. Mistake. Two really rough swipes and in the blade bin it went!! :cry: The only Super-Max blade I have used worth a hoot is the Super Stainless in the green & yellow pckg.
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