The RazoRock OLD Type is one of my go-to recommendations for the person new to safety razors. What makes it an OLD type is that it's visually similar to the earliest Gillette safety razors, clamping the blade so that it lies over the open comb and can't have blade chatter, … [Read more...] about RazoRock OLD type
The RazoRock Wunderbar is another razor in the modern Slant Razor revival, one that I would say consists of slants like the iKon 102, iKon X3, RazoRock's Stealth Slants of a few years ago, and the Fine Superlite Slant. … [Read more...] about Ist Dieses Rasiermesser Wunderbar?
[Note from Mantic59: This article was originally scheduled to appear in June but was delayed due to an error on my part. Between then and now OneBlade has slightly modified the head of their Core razor so your experience with it may be slightly different than Victor's in this … [Read more...] about OneBlade And Blade Experimentation
For years, the adjustable safety razor has been revered and sought after as the ideal answer for all men - some can have it mild, some can have it aggressive, and all can be satisfied with their shaves. Realistically, that's not how it's worked out. The Gillette FatBoy, a high … [Read more...] about The B&R Stainless Steel Adjustable Razor
One of the questions that comes up a lot is, "Can I travel with a DE?" and the advice is invariably, use the disposable medical prep DE, bring your regular safety razor and buy blades on landing, or use a BiC sensitive / Gillette Guard. When I flew to Israel in December, and … [Read more...] about Wet-Shaving Tourism: Israel