When you shave the odds are you're going to have wet hands. And sometimes razors slip out of wet hands. What if you would like to decrease the likelihood of an accident? Here are some safety razors of different types that will be less likely to slip through your fingers. … [Read more...] about 13 Slip Resistant Razor Handles For The Butterfingered Shaver
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[Updated 3 May 2016] A slant-bar razor ("slant" for short) is a double-edged (DE) safety razor whose blade is mounted to strike the stubble at a slant, since a slanted blade cuts more easily than a straight-on chop—thus the slanted blade of the guillotine and of many mandolines, … [Read more...] about What’s Up With Slant-Bar Razors?
When Stan Hickam is not busy designing and building stainless steel razors and systems, he manages to find time for other pursuits. For one thing, he completely renovated the ancestral log home of his wife's family. The project was so well done that the home—built in 1783—now … [Read more...] about 13 Questions For Stan Hickam Of Above The Tie
I recently had the pleasure of purchasing an ATT 7-Piece Stainless Steel Razor System from Above The Tie, a new product from a very young company. This Tennessee-based firm designs, engineers and manufactures its razors locally using U.S. labor and U.S. steel. Prior to buying the … [Read more...] about An Interview with Stan Hickam, President of Above The Tie (ATT)
The Above The Tie (ATT) razor system is a new product from a very young company. This Tennessee-based firm designs, engineers and manufactures its razors locally using U.S. steel and U.S. labor. My recent experience with their Titan model demonstrated to me the company's close … [Read more...] about Above The Tie 7-Piece Stainless Steel Razor System