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    I'm looking to get into straights and noticed that there are some pretty cheap straights by the name of Hashir on the Bay. The price almost looks too good to be true for a decent razor. Does anyone know anything about these? Would they make a good entry level straight?

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    i have never tried that brand but it looks like it is made in pakistan... it is a hit or miss proposition...


    you can find a nice razor off the BST
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    As Paco said pakistani stuff is hit or miss-mostly miss.
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    I stopped even looking at the bay after my first visit to the Buy Sale Trade forum.

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    I have two vintage razors: one from the BST and one from whipped dog. Both were affordable and I know that the edges were ready to go. I think this is vital, I am still learning and am glade that I have a standard of sharpness to go by.
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    Yeah...I think my chances are better w/ Whipped Dog or BST.
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