Here's another German razor maker who produced some very nice razors in the mid-1930s -- before the onset of WWII. They made slants along with some non-slant style razors. But these 2 -- especially the invisible ("Wonder Woman") designed one -- are among my favorites.
The marbled Bakelite...
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After all I'd heard about the mystically sharp Feather blades from Japan, I've been postponing using the ones I'd bought.
The mental image of my face weeping blood from multiple lacerations was more than I could deal with.
(And I'm not afraid of ANYTHING...except bears. Bears scare me.)
I figure this title will be more annoying to those already perplexed by the numerous pu'er threads floating around. If you'd like, I can always change it to "Tea time with Toodlepip". :001_rolle
'07 Xi Zhi Hao 8582
6g, 140ml yixing- 15s, 15s, 25s, 40s, 50s, that's all, folks.
So I know people who are workaholics. They work 100 hours per week, not an exaggeration. They have no time for family or friends or hobbies. They make lots of money but don't ever have time to spend it. They come home from the office at 1:00 am and get up again at 6:00 am to do it all over...
It seems like these are beloved round these parts, but I just don't get good results with them. I didn't like them in the Merkur 180 I used to use, I don't like them in the Fatip I use now. Am I alone here, or are there other whose miles varied in the negative direction with these blades?