12-10-2013, 08:14 PM
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These razors have to be some of the most nicely finished blades I have seen. This one only had some minor rusting on the blade which a soft sanding and polish took care of. Fortunately there was little on the shaft as this type of logo , and the Bear on the back would have disappeared quickly if more work was needed.
The only issue was a crack on the one scale. Could it be the back one which I could duplicate easily? No, it had to be the facing one with the stamped logo. Of course.
These scales are Bakelite. I was able to work some epoxy into the crack and let it set. Then to add some reinforcement to it I routed a 3/32 slot across the crack and inserted a roughened up 1/16th rod and imbedded it in epoxy. A small line is still visible but I think it now has some integrity.
It's sitting here with my other Hessenbruch ( NOS I believe with original box) done in French Ivory scales with genuine Ivory tang.
Now it has some company.

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 12-13-2013, 10:56 AM
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I really like the second.

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 12-14-2013, 05:11 PM
  • ben74
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  • Perth, Australia
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Both are outstandingly beautiful. I love the bear motif and the inlay on blade of the second is really unique. Thank-you for sharing!

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 12-17-2013, 06:11 PM
  • Attila
  • The Hungarian Blade
  • Vancouver, Canada
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Wow...just, wow.

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 12-17-2013, 09:59 PM
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Interesting razor for sure, mycarver you must have more razors the Revisior.Smile

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 12-17-2013, 10:55 PM
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Yes I do have quite a few. Not as many as some. But more are on the way.
My original goal was to have a year long rotation. Now if I could just get to restoring the ones I want.
The shoe makers kids syndrome.

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 12-19-2013, 08:20 AM
  • geezer
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  • Menomonie, Western WI
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Nicely done...again!

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