[Introduction by “Mantic59”: I’ve been playing with strategies to extend blade life for a year or so now but I hadn’t put “pen to paper” yet. Then I received an article draft with a similar topic from David Barker of Grooming Corp, so we decided to combine efforts.] Can you … [Read more...] about How To Maintain A Sharp Shaving Blade
There is a lot of renewed interest in the double edge safety razor. But did you know that there are a number of varieties of double edge razors? Understanding what they are and their capabilities can be useful. Here is what you should know, illustrated and explained. … [Read more...] about The Double Edge Safety Razor Illustrated Guide And FAQ
The twist to open butterfly (AKA silo missile doors) double edge razor was the "state of the art" just prior to the introduction of cartridge razors. Since then that technology seems to have taken a back seat to less convenient, but easier to manufacture, technology. It's been … [Read more...] about What Is The Best New Twist To Open Butterfly Razor? [Analysis]
"What is the best double edge safety razor?" I get the question all the time. There's not an easy answer--and lately the market is growing, changing and offering more choices than ever before. This is a major update to a previous set of articles on Sharpologist! … [Read more...] about What Is The Best Double Edge Razor In 2019’s Changing Market?
[Updated July, 2018] "What is the best double edge safety razor?" I get the question all the time. Unfortunately there's no easy answer. Unlike razors with multi-blade, pivoted cartridges that come from a few large multi-national companies and manufactured to a very … [Read more...] about What Is The Best Safety Razor? An Update