Results 1 to 2 of 2
Like Tree7Likes
  • 7 Post By RBH93720

Thread: Wade & Butcher- Celebrated Hollow Ground- French Tip Restore

  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    Thanked: 1

    Default Wade & Butcher- Celebrated Hollow Ground- French Tip Restore

    I just got this razor back from a restore job by Brad Maggard. It is absolutely BEUTIFUL. I love the TI inspired, honey blonde, translucent scales; and how well it matches up with the French Tip blade,. It has a black horn wedge, lined with nickel silver sheeting, and the etching is incredibly deep....the whole thing is just eye candy!

    I shaved with it this morning..... and although I got a BBS shave it was not very comfortable and I’m not sure why. I’m not blaming the blade (as I have only been Straight Razor shaving for 3 months) so I will have to experiment a bit to see if there is something I can pinpoint.

    I welcome any feedback. Oh and I was wondering does anyone have an idea of the age of this blade?

    Here are the before and after pics:
    Name:  b1.jpg
Views: 383
Size:  20.3 KBName:  b2.jpg
Views: 338
Size:  30.3 KBName:  b3.jpg
Views: 306
Size:  1.0 KBName:  b6.jpg
Views: 344
Size:  19.8 KBName:  wade-butcher-french-point-01.jpg
Views: 404
Size:  29.9 KBName:  wade-butcher-french-point-04.jpg
Views: 359
Size:  25.1 KBName:  wade-butcher-french-point-05.jpg
Views: 343
Size:  22.4 KBName:  wade-butcher-french-point-08.jpg
Views: 343
Size:  30.7 KBName:  wade-butcher-french-point-09.jpg
Views: 430
Size:  28.5 KBName:  wade-butcher-french-point-10.jpg
Views: 391
Size:  44.3 KB
    baldy, Brando, Geezer and 4 others like this.

  2. #2
    Pha Tat Luang dustoff003's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Waianae, HI (Oahu)
    Thanked: 86


    Wow that sure is a gorgeous razor, great scales. The smaller width french point blade is something different to see usually all the W&B's here are huge choppers with Barbers notches.


Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts