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    Thread: Micromatic Monday
Post: RE: Micromatic Monday

GAW9576 Wrote: (08-13-2021, 01:22 AM) -- Do you have both the regular and peerless Clog-Pruf? -- Funny you should ask -- I haven't picked up a "new to me" razor in quite a while, but I have a peerles...
Flintstone GEM 141 2,374 08-13-2021, 01:08 PM
    Thread: Coffee Roasting or anything to do with coffee
Post: RE: Coffee Roasting or anything to do with coffee

I ground my own for years (burr grinder) -- and I always preferred a medium to light roast....kona, columbian supremo.  Prior to that, I spent a fair amount of time working in Europe, and really got h...
Flintstone What's cooking 32 538 08-12-2021, 03:55 PM
    Thread: Micromatic Monday
Post: RE: Micromatic Monday

Great minds think alike @GAW9576....Micromatic Bullet Tip, (aka Flying Wing, aka Guiding Eye).  I'm posting late, but the shave did indeed take place on Monday.  I have to say that my favorite Microma...
Flintstone GEM 141 2,374 08-11-2021, 10:03 PM
    Thread: Micromatic Monday
Post: RE: Micromatic Monday

I will absolutely join in for Micromatic Monday!!!
Flintstone GEM 141 2,374 08-07-2021, 01:19 PM
    Thread: Williams Mug Shave Soap Williams Wednesday shave.
Post: RE: Williams Mug Shave Soap Williams Wednesday sha...

A day late posting, but had another wonderful Williams Wednesday shave with a Schick Type A (I think the "A" stands for Awesome)! https://i.postimg.cc/HLWLk146/85608749-3370-4106-B22-F-B05-A136-F3-E0...
Flintstone Williams Mug Shave Soap Club. 200 49,098 08-05-2021, 02:22 PM
    Thread: Greetings!
Post: RE: Greetings!

Whiterook Wrote: (08-02-2021, 12:10 AM) -- Thanks for approving my membership.  My first razor back in high school was a single edge cartridge razor, the Wilkinson Bonded.  A couple of years later I ...
Flintstone Sign in sheet. 20 48 08-05-2021, 03:35 AM
    Thread: Twelvefret Introduction
Post: RE: Twelvefret Introduction

@Twelvefret -- it's so good to see you!!!  Welcome, welcome, welcome!!!  I've been a bit absence from all things shaving for a while, but I'm doing my best to make a come back....I've heard a rumor th...
Flintstone Sign in sheet. 15 353 08-05-2021, 03:28 AM
    Thread: SOTD July 2021
Post: RE: SOTD July 2021

Been a while (WAY to long) since I've posted here.  Let's get the party started with a Jayaruh brush, a black-handled E-2 and some Wiliams.  2 passes plus a touch-up brought a veddy, veddy comfortable...
Flintstone SOTD 105 2,725 07-28-2021, 07:11 PM
    Thread: Williams Mug Shave Soap Williams Wednesday shave.
Post: RE: Williams Mug Shave Soap Williams Wednesday sha...

A VERY Happy Williams Wednesday!!!!  A great brush (thank you, Jayaruh), a great razor (Schick black handled E-2) and *of course* a great soap (Williams) all came together for a truly outstanding shav...
Flintstone Williams Mug Shave Soap Club. 200 49,098 07-28-2021, 07:08 PM
    Thread: I'm Saddened to share this.....
Post: RE: I'm Saddened to share this.....

I am sad to say that I did not know him well, but I was very often inspired by his photography and his graciousness towards those of us with far lesser "pictorial skills".   Rest in peace, good sir.
Flintstone The Front Porch 13 425 06-13-2021, 02:53 PM
    Thread: The Seinfeld thread (or the thread about nothing)
Post: RE: The Seinfeld thread (or the thread about nothi...

I thought I'd put out a Public Service Announcement (please note this is 90% vent/rant and 99% sarcasm). It's that time of year, in certain parts of the world, where a young man's fancy turns to makin...
Flintstone The Front Porch 259 41,036 02-28-2021, 07:10 PM
    Thread: Namaste from India !
Post: RE: Namaste from India !

Welcome Manish, it's great to see you here!  I didn't realize you were a banker-tech guy in Mumbai.  Two-thirds of my team is located in Mumbai -- I'm a Scrum Master (for the uninitiated that is a sil...
Flintstone Sign in sheet. 26 1,661 02-28-2021, 04:03 PM
    Thread: Viewer #7 Checking in
Post: RE: Viewer #7 Checking in

Hi Dave -- welcome and add me to the list of people who have seen you in other places and enjoyed your posts...really glad to have you here!
Flintstone Sign in sheet. 22 2,598 02-28-2021, 03:51 PM
    Thread: ER Streamline
Post: RE: ER Streamline

Absolutely beautiful....congratulations!!!  Really looking forward to hearing about the shave.
Flintstone Ever Ready 23 2,278 02-28-2021, 02:22 PM
    Thread: The Seinfeld thread (or the thread about nothing)
Post: RE: The Seinfeld thread (or the thread about nothi...

I can't speak for Texas, but Louisiana is on the mend. Sun was out and temps in the 40's. We're already getting that Northern mindset -- ordinarily 40's are pretty "brisk feeling", but today it felt...
Flintstone The Front Porch 259 41,036 02-21-2021, 12:36 AM
    Thread: The Seinfeld thread (or the thread about nothing)
Post: RE: The Seinfeld thread (or the thread about nothi...

Ordinaryshaver Wrote: (02-20-2021, 12:50 AM) -- Just checking in. Things have been "odd" around here. Winter weather and snow, and ice and sleet....  Doing well, all things considered. -- Hey OS, r...
Flintstone The Front Porch 259 41,036 02-20-2021, 01:34 PM
    Thread: Schick Repeating Razor Type A
Post: RE: Schick Repeating Razor Type A

@bcshaves -- I have taken many safety razors through TSA (both of the unmentionable variety and non-injector-SE razors), but every one of them had the blades either packed in a checked bag or waiting ...
Flintstone Schick Injectors 15 5,287 01-23-2021, 02:10 PM
    Thread: Shick Type H1 (Eversharp Fashion Razor)
Post: RE: Shick Type H1 (Eversharp Fashion Razor)

bcshaves Wrote: (01-17-2021, 11:37 PM) -- Wchnu Wrote: (01-17-2021, 11:34 PM) -- Scrubbing bubbles us your friend. Dawn and a tooth brush to finish off. -- Would alcohol damage the plastic? Any id...
Flintstone Schick Injectors 50 8,140 01-18-2021, 02:49 PM
    Thread: Shick Type H1 (Eversharp Fashion Razor)
Post: RE: Shick Type H1 (Eversharp Fashion Razor)

riverrun Wrote: (01-17-2021, 03:13 PM) -- bcshaves Wrote: (01-17-2021, 05:29 AM) -- Just looked everywhere for this razor and I cant find a single one. Maybe one shows up soon because if it shaves a...
Flintstone Schick Injectors 50 8,140 01-17-2021, 03:36 PM
    Thread: Shick Type H1 (Eversharp Fashion Razor)
Post: RE: Shick Type H1 (Eversharp Fashion Razor)

bcshaves Wrote: (01-17-2021, 05:29 AM) -- Just looked everywhere for this razor and I cant find a single one. Maybe one shows up soon because if it shaves anything like the Schick I have then it is g...
Flintstone Schick Injectors 50 8,140 01-17-2021, 03:09 PM