If you get a straight don't expect to get BBS off the bat (even though you have been using a shavette), I'm still trying after getting mine a month ago.
Originally Posted by Boyextraordinare
What you might want to try when you get a straight in a WTG and XTG with the straight then ATG with the DE (I find that works better for me).
Of if you're going straight only try to restrop the blade after a WTG and XTG pass so it's sharper for ATG
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