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    Thanks, guys. I shaved with it this morning and was extremely pleased with the performance. Wait until you see the post-bloom photos...that little thing has exploded into a giant mushroom of badger hair! Will post something tomorrow or Saturday.
    Larry (TOFLAC-U, BOTOC, LOSER, The Rubberset 400 Club, Fountain Pen Junkie, Savior of Vintage Brushes, and some other stuff I forgot!)

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    Very nice!

    Do you happen to know how old was that handle?

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    Quote Originally Posted by fds_ba View Post
    Very nice!

    Do you happen to know how old was that handle?
    Sorry...not a clue. Probably older than me, though...and I'm no youngster!
    Larry (TOFLAC-U, BOTOC, LOSER, The Rubberset 400 Club, Fountain Pen Junkie, Savior of Vintage Brushes, and some other stuff I forgot!)

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    Larry:

    Great job! That is a keeper for sure. Thanks for sharing.

    Don

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    One final shot...post-bloom.

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    My collection of restored brushes is starting to get a little out of control, so I'll probably be unloading some soon on the B/S/T forum. You can rest-assured that this one will NOT be included in that lot!
    Larry (TOFLAC-U, BOTOC, LOSER, The Rubberset 400 Club, Fountain Pen Junkie, Savior of Vintage Brushes, and some other stuff I forgot!)

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    You were right about the brush exploding post bloom. Great work and beautiful brush.
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    Congrats! A little patience and fine results.

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    Beautiful brush. I'm completely sold on the TGN Finest XH knots. I like them better than my Simpson Duke 3 in Best.

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    NIce brush.
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    Very nice restore, Snargle!

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