I got mine yesterday and used it today for the first time. It shed a bit, but being my first high quality brush it produced the best lather I ever whipped up. I used proraso green and it was wonderful. I don't think I am going to use my Vulfux 1000a anytime soon.
Razors: Merkur Classic, 1958 TV SS ,1930's Gillette NEW, 1941 Ranger Tech w/case, 1940's SS, 1954 Z1 SS, no date gold ball end tech w/case, Fatboy, GEM micromatic, GEM g-bar, Fat handled tech, and Super Adj.
Shaving will keep me sane through graduate school :cool: