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    Thread: SOTD September 2021
Post: RE: SOTD September 2021

Star Bar Gem PTFE  Bog Oak Boar  Windsor shave stick  Squadron Empire  First use of the Star Bar and a  excellent shave!
Grassy SOTD 241 3,228 Yesterday, 08:11 PM
    Thread: Cold Water vs. Warm Water Shaving
Post: RE: Cold Water vs. Warm Water Shaving

Warm in the summer, hot in the winter. I've tried a cold water shave, never again!
Grassy Shave Talk 38 77 09-24-2021, 02:31 AM
    Thread: September 2021 Haul
Post: RE: September 2021 Haul

GAW9576 Wrote: (09-24-2021, 02:06 AM) -- Grassy Wrote: (09-24-2021, 02:04 AM) -- I have seen both the Elite and Deluxe written inside the boxes with this handle. This one has neither but I believe i...
Grassy Catch of the day 83 345 09-24-2021, 02:21 AM
    Thread: September 2021 Haul
Post: RE: September 2021 Haul

GAW9576 Wrote: (09-24-2021, 01:57 AM) -- Grassy Wrote: (09-24-2021, 01:46 AM) -- Absolutely, a comfortable well designed razor and one of the best looking razors ever. Just to show off, here is the ...
Grassy Catch of the day 83 345 09-24-2021, 02:04 AM
    Thread: September 2021 Haul
Post: RE: September 2021 Haul

Dave in KY Wrote: (09-24-2021, 01:47 AM) -- Grassy Wrote: (09-24-2021, 01:46 AM) -- Absolutely, a comfortable well designed razor and one of the best looking razors ever. Just to show off, here is t...
Grassy Catch of the day 83 345 09-24-2021, 02:00 AM
    Thread: September 2021 Haul
Post: RE: September 2021 Haul

GAW9576 Wrote: (09-23-2021, 11:33 PM) -- Old Sarge Wrote: (09-23-2021, 09:05 PM) -- Thanks for the ad @"Dave in KY", very nice to know that it is not mismatched. Also seeing that the ad shows a stro...
Grassy Catch of the day 83 345 09-24-2021, 01:46 AM
    Thread: September 2021 Haul
Post: RE: September 2021 Haul

Just arrived is this Star Bar. I've been looking for one of these for a couple of years and happy to find one. I guess these were pretty sad times for Star having been incorporated into ASR in...
Grassy Catch of the day 83 345 09-23-2021, 07:46 PM
    Thread: September 2021 Haul
Post: RE: September 2021 Haul

[quote="Old Sarge" pid='10163' dateline='1632406497'] Picked up the below Gem Junior Bar off the bay. I've seen many comments online that these are generally good shavers. To my untrained eye it l...
Grassy Catch of the day 83 345 09-23-2021, 04:36 PM
    Thread: SOTD September 2021
Post: RE: SOTD September 2021

Comfort Gem PTFE  Heldtite Tabac Squadron Empire 
Grassy SOTD 241 3,228 09-18-2021, 08:03 PM
    Thread: Online Razor Shopping: Case vs. No Case
Post: RE: Online Razor Shopping: Case vs. No Case

I agree, you don't need the box to shave but it is much better to have one, you have to keep the razor somewhere and if you are collecting it is part of the history. I also think a razor that still h...
Grassy Shave Talk 22 23 09-17-2021, 07:14 PM
    Thread: SOTD September 2021
Post: RE: SOTD September 2021

Gem Junior  Gem PTFE  Heldtite  P&B Wilderness Squadron Ace  Have a great weekend
Grassy SOTD 241 3,228 09-17-2021, 07:05 PM
    Thread: SOTD September 2021
Post: RE: SOTD September 2021

Ever Ready Streamline Gem PTFE  Bog Oak Boar  Razorock yellow label Squadron Ace Have a great weekend
Grassy SOTD 241 3,228 09-10-2021, 09:11 PM
    Thread: SOTD September 2021
Post: RE: SOTD September 2021

Gem Damaskeen  Gem PTFE  Rubberset/ Omega P&B Wilderness  Squadron Empire
Grassy SOTD 241 3,228 09-04-2021, 07:58 PM
    Thread: SOTD September 2021
Post: RE: SOTD September 2021

Tony'schin Wrote: (09-04-2021, 11:59 AM) -- 04/09/21 SEptember A Vintage Birthday shave for a Vintage Chin Pre      -    Shower Brush  -    Vintage Butterscotch Culmak Plus 1950 Soap   -    ...
Grassy SOTD 241 3,228 09-04-2021, 07:15 PM
    Thread: Rubberset refurb
Post: RE: Rubberset refurb

TobyC Wrote: (09-04-2021, 12:48 AM) -- Unknown - No Model Number -- Pretty much the same brush with the original knot. Is that yours? Just need to buff up that ferrrule.
Grassy Shave Brushes 14 360 09-04-2021, 01:36 AM
    Thread: Rubberset refurb
Post: RE: Rubberset refurb

TobyC Wrote: (09-04-2021, 12:31 AM) -- Grassy Wrote: (09-03-2021, 09:30 PM) -- A fair point but as you see the ferrrule, knot and handle were loose so had to be removed. On these the knot base stick...
Grassy Shave Brushes 14 360 09-04-2021, 01:31 AM
    Thread: Rubberset refurb
Post: RE: Rubberset refurb

TobyC Wrote: (09-03-2021, 09:10 PM) -- That is very nice! But,... did you try the original? Some of the original boars from Rubberset and Ever~Ready are pretty amazing. -- A fair point but as yo...
Grassy Shave Brushes 14 360 09-03-2021, 09:30 PM
    Thread: Rubberset refurb
Post: RE: Rubberset refurb

Whiterook Wrote: (09-03-2021, 08:41 PM) -- That is a very nice brush! -- Thanks!
Grassy Shave Brushes 14 360 09-03-2021, 08:52 PM
    Thread: Rubberset refurb
Post: RE: Rubberset refurb

Dave in KY Wrote: (09-03-2021, 07:14 PM) -- Grassy Wrote: (09-03-2021, 07:11 PM) -- I picked up this old brush on a whim some time ago and finally got round to doing something with it. A bit of pai...
Grassy Shave Brushes 14 360 09-03-2021, 07:23 PM
    Thread: Rubberset refurb
Post: Rubberset refurb

I picked up this old brush on a whim some time ago and finally got round to doing something with it. A bit of paint, some polish and a donor Omega knot.  It turned out OK, I'll take it for a run tom...
Grassy Shave Brushes 14 360 09-03-2021, 07:11 PM