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    Default 7/8" straight razor with ebony scales

    Hey everybody!

    This is my latest work. A custom order in classic style but I tried to put in a few modern lines. I have never seen this kind of sandwich edge: one brass sheet inside and two horns cover it. I hope you will like it.

    • O1 tool steel hardened to HRC 61
    • 7/8" (23mm) wide blade
    • 70mm cutting edge
    • Mirror polish blade including the hollow grind
    • Quarter hollow grind
    • Horn wedge with brass sheet
    • Phosphor-Bronze pivot bearing washers
    • Brass wedge/spacer pin with stainless steel washers
    • Adjustable stainless steel pivot pins


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    Well done. Perfect proportions all the way around. Someone will be very happy to open that box.
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    Looks terrific.
    Good to see you posting razors again...its been a while!

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    Bob, Pete!

    Thank you very much for your kind words!

    "Good to see you posting razors again...its been a while!"
    - Thanks. Yes, sorry I mainly posting to the social networks but I am not forgotten the SRP neither.
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    Just beautiful! I love the lines. I wish she were coming to my house.
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    Quote Originally Posted by evnpar View Post
    Just beautiful! I love the lines. I wish she were coming to my house.
    Thank you so much! No problem, I can make one for you too.
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    That's really nice work.
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    Very clean looking and love the brass in the wedge. A very suttle touch. Something to be proud of for sure.
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    Great looking razor there, fine job sir
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    Very nice and so clean looking.

    Well done
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