Straight Razor Place Forum

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  1. Welcome Center Threads / Posts  Last Post

    A place for new members to ask questions, get advice, or request mentor assistance

    1. Get help getting started. Be sure to introduce yourself in the introductions subforum.

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    2. A place for the ladies to talk

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    3. Post your questions, comments, and suggestions concerning site operation to the Moderators, Admins or Webmaster here.

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      Thanks? Maybe? Go to last post

      09-12-2014, 02:23 PM

  2. Shaving Techniques Threads / Posts  Last Post

    How to shave with a straight razor and best use your equipment

    1. Discussions on preparing your face for shaving

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      Creating the perfect lather Go to last post

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    2. Discussions on shaving with a straight razor

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      When is enough enough? Go to last post

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    3. Discussions on shaving with single edge (SE) and double edge (DE) razors

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      2. thebigspendur

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      Don't Hate Me Because I Love... Go to last post

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    4. Discussions on shaving with single edge (SE) razors using disposable blades.

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      2. thebigspendur

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    5. Discussions on caring for your face after shaving

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      Beard care Go to last post

      09-13-2014, 02:10 AM

  3. Shaving Equipment Threads / Posts  Last Post

    Tools needed for straight shaving, and reviews of these tools

    1. Discuss everything about razors here: their history, manufacturers, sizes and types, models, blade & scale materials, daily care and rust prevention, sanitizing agents, etc.

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      1. Razor Clubs

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    2. Exchange information here about classic barber hones, waterstones, natural stones, leather hones, etc. Discussions on using these hones are held in the Honing forum.

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      1. JimmyHAD

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      Pike Strop Hone with case Go to last post

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      Yesterday, 11:32 PM

    3. Discuss topics related to all types and styles of strops -- how to condition & care for them, the details/merits of various strop styles, materials, pastes, etc. Discussions on using these strops are held in the Stropping forum.

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      1. Maximilian

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      How to Make a Good Strop? Go to last post

      Yesterday, 11:33 PM

    4. Use this forum to exchange information about brushes, mugs, scuttles, soap containers, hot pots, etc.

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      1. thebigspendur

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      Thater Go to last post

      Today, 12:37 AM

    5. Discussions of shaving soaps and shaving creams

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      Homemade Shaving Soap Go to last post

      Yesterday, 11:26 PM

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      My modest collection in glass Go to last post

      Yesterday, 02:56 AM

    7. Everything shaving related that does not fit into any of the other forums in this section

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      Ivory brush ???? Go to last post

      Yesterday, 11:15 PM

  4. Maintenance, Repair, and Restoration Threads / Posts  Last Post

    How to get and keep razors in shave-ready condition

    1. How to use strops

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      Well hello hanging strop! Go to last post

      Yesterday, 02:25 AM

    2. How to use hones

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      Jnat finishing Go to last post

      Today, 12:48 AM

    3. This forum is for information regarding anything having to do with cleaning, repair, and restoration of straight razors.

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      2. Maximilian

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      What are you working on? Go to last post

      Yesterday, 11:51 PM

    4. Making and repair of shaving brushes

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      Been making some brushes... Go to last post

      Yesterday, 05:12 PM

  5. The Gallery Threads / Posts  Last Post

    Eye candy

    1. Show off your work here!

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      Western Style Kamisori Go to last post

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    2. Display your recent acquisitions here!

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      Had to find out whats with... Go to last post

      Yesterday, 08:19 PM

    3. Had a good shave? Share your setup with the rest of the forum. Pictures welcome!

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      Thumbs up Sun September 14th - Sat... Go to last post

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  6. The Mall Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. A place for members to buy, sell, and trade their hobby wares

    2. Share information and comments about specific items currently listed on various external auction sites, classifieds, etc.

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    3. Where commercial vendors may promote their stores

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      StRazors For Sale Page. Go to last post

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      Yesterday, 10:53 PM

  7. The Parlour Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. This used to be the general forum. Discuss everything related to razors and shaving that is not topical to the individual forums: razors in movies, experiences, etc.

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      1. thebigspendur,
      2. coachmike

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    2. This is a forum to discuss some of our other passions. Cigars, pipes, alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages, food, knives, guns, books, dogs, pens, watches, etc.

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      Kitchen Knives Go to last post

      Yesterday, 11:05 PM

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    Forums dedicated to specific geographic areas

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      Help identify Kamisori Go to last post

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    3. Area for discussion of shaving topics related to the Belgium / Netherlands / Luxembourg area

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      Meeting of the French... Go to last post

      07-28-2014, 11:54 AM

    4. Area for discussion of shaving topics related to the Nordic region

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