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Let's talk about single and double edged razors and the blades that they use.
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Won this item this morning. It was advertised as a Wilkinson Deco razor because of the style, but I know nothing about this particular model. Anyone ever seen this before?Image

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1955 Gillette Aristocrat

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Gillette Milord, Made in England

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1970's Schick DE

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Essor Le Supreme Adjustable 1950's(?)

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1940's Ranger Tech

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1958 Gillette TV Razor with TV Case

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1940 Regent Tech


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A pair of Gillette Presidents (left side “Y2”, right side “Z2”) and the smallest bottle of Vitalis I’ve ever seen.

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Here's the other (and much more common) 1970's Schick DE razor


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Gillette Milord Pre-WW2 version (if you're late like the Yanks that is :wink: ) - 1941 (test marketed Xmas 1940).

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A Sticky Situation

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Note the difference between the Sticky sold in Europe on the left and the North America one (US? Canada? Both?) on the right.


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The end caps are different also.


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So are the safety bars (Europe on left).


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A new razor? For me? :oops:


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The razor comes with a presentation card.


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This "new" Sticky came with the original sealed blades in the compartment on the bottom of the case.


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The razor won design awards. You can see why, this razor still looks modern almost 50 years later.


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The manual. Yes, you will get to read it.


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The three musketeers!


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Ready to mow down some whiskers!
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Gillette "English" Aristocrat No. 66

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Gillette "English" Aristocrat No. 66 (in gold)

Razor shown with snap case and presentation case
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Silver and Gold -- Not really silver, but it sounds good :)
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This gold Aristocrat seems to be quite rare. I have been unable to track down any specific information regarding year of manufacture or what its "proper" name might be.
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Gillette No. 58

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With case
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I purchased this razor from someone in Budapest. It was apparently purchased in 1956, because someone wrote that year in ink on the side of the box.
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Gillette Executive

Box, case, and instructions
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The instructions that came with this set proclaim it to be "the world's most luxurious shaving kit" (if you look carefully at the instruction sheet in the photo above, you can just make that out).

Razor in case
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There is a flip down mirror connected to the lid of the case. This set came with 50 blades. There are two packs of 20 concealed behind the mirror, and a pack of 10 by the razor. All of the blade packs that you see are still unopened.
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Gillette Aristocrat No. 15

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This is a mid-1930's One-Piece razor with a comb guard.
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1930s Gillette NEW Belmonts
(At least I think they both are!)

my favorite shavers

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Post by rnconync »

Here are a few schick Injectors I picked up.

One is a Type E (the one with the orangish bakelite handle)
One is a Type J (the white handled one)
And the last is a Type M adjustable

I'll try a little later to switch these out with bigger/better images..

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A Couple of real GEMs!

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A couple of real GEMs Not sure of the exact years. If you know PM me and I will put it here. The white handle is called a Featherweight. The black handle is the Push-Button and was marketed to guys with heavy beards. James(With The Grain) found an original ad for it and it looks like the 50's I put it below the pics. Thanks James!

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