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Hmmm, so the paper towel touches the tobacco or just absorbs the humidity from being over it?
Not a stupid question at all. The blade shape is kind of just like a Kamisori. If you ask Kamisori "purists" they will tell you you must shave with only one side (which just by the shape of the...
What is the best way to bring some pipe tobacco that is dried out "back to life"?
Kudos on keeping this a "Gentlemanly" site! IMHO that is a large part of the charm about B&B. You can go just about anywhere else on the World Wide Web and see profanity, but it is not as easy to...
I own a microtome and it shaves like a dream! It is truly one of my favorite straights!! I can't speak about the honing as I have not tackled that yet. I send them out.....
Prayer heading Tony's way! Be well!!!
I wouldn't mind knowing. Is it strange that I placed my order last Saturday and havent received an email yet?
I did get the confirmation screen at the end of the order though.....
Everyone's doing it!!!!!!!!
I didn't even tell mine yet............
You are eeeeeeeeevillllllllll
Order placed. It's official..... I am mad at Jason!!!!:cursing:
Don't get me wrong, I still love the $$$ brands but there are EXCELLENT $ brands as well!
Had my have yesterday and read this today. Coincidently I complied....
Prep..H2O shave cream as a preshave ( it's more like a lotion than a cream)
Shave soap..Colonel Conk lime glycerie
Since my journey started here on B&B (I assume like most) I jumped into this whole thing head first. I have purchased a considerable collection from straights, de's, a/S's, etc. etc.
Great story, thanks for sharing!
I have a wide variety of clubman A/S's and use their Talc powder daily for over 20 years! I love their products! High quality for a good value! Reminiscent of a better yesteryear!!!
I had it done about 10 years ago. It was great for about 8-1/2 years and then (as I was forewarned by the doctors) my eyes started to age. Unfortunatly I am back to glasses, but it was great while...
To think I was contemplating selling my progress.......boy that was a great shave. I am a first time user of Institut Karite. I thought it was so so. On the second and third pass I added a pump of...
Welcome! Are you a bowl or face latherer?
Hammer is in hand, piggy bank on the table in front of me! Waiting...............
Thanks Kent! How've you been?
I am looking for some technique advice for stropping my microtome and/or kamisori. Specifically the angle against the strop on the beveled side.
Congrats Bob and continued blessings to your mother champ!
Do we have an ETA for some info???
Funny, I had a bowl on the way in to work this morning.
Welcome home and thanks.
I will give my best shot!
Any opinions out there on how quick you should get your A/S's out of the plastic bottles to avoid the liquid picking up that plastic smell?
Carl Meltzer Microtome
Myrsol Agua de Limon
What can you say about Cella other than it's a reliable performer!
The razor is a Carl Meltzer Microtome and it's unreal!
The razor is a Carl Meltzer Microtome and it is unreal!
Going to shave now. You just made one of my choices easy. Only problem is I don't have the willpower to stay with the same item for a whole week, but it's guaranteed for tonights shave!
I'm in & thanks
Just for the name of it I'll go with the V-173 Flying Flapjack
KMF Patchouli right out of the pump and into my lathering bowl, with a few swirls of my brush BAMMMM.....good lather and plenty of it! Maybe better than good, but not great and there's nothing wrong...
Please let me know how the apple strudel is! I bought some bulk apple from Mclleland ad tasted NO apple some I am still on the lookout for a good apple.