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Old 12-06-2017, 10:51 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Safety Razor Set

This razor set was a custom order for a customer that wanted a safety razor. I didn't realize they were even available. The safety razor is actually kind of neat looking. I cast all the blanks myself for this set and it's hard to tell them apart from the ones I've bought from Exotic Blanks. That increases my profit margin. Sweet!
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Old 12-07-2017, 04:35 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Very nice
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Old 12-07-2017, 06:28 AM   #3 (permalink)
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The only problem is.......the kit is so nice I would probably keep it...and leave it in a display cabinet. Beautifully done.

Current set up:
a pair of Jet 1015VS
Jet 1221VS
MidAmericaPool Taig professional pool cue repair lathe....that somehow gets involved with pen blanks.
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Old 12-07-2017, 07:13 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Wonderful set. I appreciate the detail to have complimentary accent rings and profiles. Not the easiest, but was well executed.

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Old 12-07-2017, 07:51 AM   #5 (permalink)
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WOW, WELL DONE. Very impressive.
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Old 12-07-2017, 08:06 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Nice! I actually have as a goal of mine to get to the point of being able to make a set like that for myself some day. I was looking at one of the catalogs my brother recommended as he was bribing me to get started with this and that caught my eye. I have used safety razors and brushes for years because I'm a real cheapskate.

So why am I joining this hobby?
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Old 12-07-2017, 10:18 AM   #7 (permalink)
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I have been shaving for over 50 ears and have tried just about every shaving system that's come out. I love a safety razor so I made one that I will take to market on Saturday but if no one buys it, it's mine. Wood is blackjack oak I got from a local friend. Hard as nails but sure is pretty.
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Old 12-07-2017, 10:36 AM   #8 (permalink)
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Well done, Steve ! . I particularly admire your resin pours !

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Old 12-07-2017, 08:13 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Looks nice but do you have a picture without all the black. I'd love to see a bit more detail.
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