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    Default French straight razor

    Hello good people,

    does anyone has ever heard, seen or had French made straight razor LouPer Cabinet?

    Thank you for help.
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    I've seen another LouPer on ebay, but I don't know specifics about the manufacturer. that one looks well used.

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    Yell at it in German if it runs away it's definitely French. To our French friends it was just a joke don't get your panties in a knot.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Grizzley1 View Post
    Yell at it in German if it runs away it's definitely French. To our French friends it was just a joke don't get your panties in a knot.
    Ha! The part they will be most angry about is that you called them out for wearing panties!
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    I think Louper is short for Louis Perlamann which is a German maker.

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    Weltschliff on the scales suggests German origin as well. Welt meaning world, schliff meaning grind. I'm not sure how to translate the words combined other than something like "Excellent grind".
    Plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose. Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Grizzley1 View Post
    Yell at it in German if it runs away it's definitely French .
    If it doesn't understand, then it was probably manufactured in the U.S.

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    Perhaps of little help,do not know what is really here,but maybe some good info.
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    Quote Originally Posted by welshwizard View Post
    If it doesn't understand, then it was probably manufactured in the U.S.
    Dont be so smug,YOU guys had Chamberlain would have given away half of Europe If he had his head dunked in a toilet.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jimbo7 View Post
    Ha! The part they will be most angry about is that you called them out for wearing panties!
    NOW thats funny....good one !

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