For sale is this Gillette Twin Pin 'NEW' safety razor set in excellent condition! On the base plate of the razor there is a Gillette logo, and Made in England engraving, but no date code.The razor has aged beautifully, exhibiting only a few minor scratches to it’s top cap, and one or two very minor defects to the knurling on it's French-style handle.
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Designed to be used with a proprietary blade, the Myatt safety razor features hexagonal-shape pins that meant competitorsblades wouldn't fit without some form of modification. The razor has aged gracefully, although the neck and butt end that were pressure fitted to the handle are loose, and the handle itself does exhibit significant cracking.
Very goodcondition Sheffield razor from this renowned maker. Well used with moderate hone wear. Blade is a half hollow ground with a deep mirror finish and intact etching. Shaving edge is 2 3/4" in length.
For sale is this British-made Gillette Thin Handle Tech safety razor set in very good condition. On the base of the razor there is the Gillette logo and a Made in England mark, but no date code. The razor has aged beautifully, although it does exhibit moderate wear on it's top cap via some scratching and small areas of brassing.
Razor has been honed with two layers of tape on a progression of hones finishing with a Suehiro Gokumyo 15K, smoothed with Cerium Oxide on Kangaroo(flesh side) then refined with. 10 micron Cubic Boron Nitride on Nanocloth and lightly stropped on Kangaroo leather for a sharp & very smooth finish.
Excellentcondition Sheffield razor from this renowned maker, very lightly used. Blade is a 1/4 ground wedge with a deep mirror finish. Shaving edge is 2 3/4" in length. There are some remnants of light pitting.
Excellentcondition Sheffield razor from this renowned maker, very lightly used. No visible hone wear. Blade is a full hollow ground with a deep mirror finish. Shaving edge is 2 3/4" in length. There are some age marks on the spine.
Scales are made of ivorine celluloid with nickel inlay of 'Friodur' logo. There is no warping, cracks or chips. Razor has been honed with one layer of tape on a progression of hones finishing with a Suehiro Gokumyo 15K, smoothed with Cerium Oxide on Kangaroo(flesh side) then refined with. 10 micron Cubic Boron Nitride on Nanocloth and lightly stropped on Kangaroo leather for a sharp & very smooth finish.
An extremely fine finishing stone, Turkey Stone natural hones give results comparable to 1200grit sharpening stones like Hard Arkansas Stones, this stone has the natural variations of colour & grain as to be expected & is a brown toffee colour with numerous fault lines & differences in grain, photos 7,8,9 & 10 show the hone wet.
The moroccan leather fitted case is in excellent condition, the lock snaps shut as it should.The 2 quality razors within have handles made from the most desirable natural substance and the blades are good and marked with the makers name DEWSNAP & CO SHEFFIELD.
1962 H2 Gillette Slim Adjustable. The Slim is the younger, thinner brother to the Fat Boy. Longer, with new knurling (that is fantastic.as all Gillette cuts are). Adjustable dial allows the user to customize his shave.