05-18-2012, 07:06 PM
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  • ben74
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The Rooney appreciation Thread...

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Although also an impressive performer...

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I had a different Rooney in mind...

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The infinitely more attractive, Rooney...

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My trio of Rooney "Alibaba" with heritage hair.

Let's see your Rooney brushes!


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 05-18-2012, 07:18 PM
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Nice picture Ben, I like the keyboard touch.

I don't own a Rooney, but if I could afford one, I would have either one of these two.

       

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 05-18-2012, 07:19 PM
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Rooney 1/1 (Truefitt and Hill) silvertip badger :


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Rooney 1/2 super badger (Truefitt and Hill) :


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 05-18-2012, 07:33 PM
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I just realized I was wrong. I do have a D.R. Harris H2 best badger which is the Rooney 1/2. I have not used it in over a year. Maybe I should try it again sometime. When pigs fly.Biggrin

   

   

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 05-18-2012, 07:43 PM
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(05-18-2012, 07:18 PM)Johnny Wrote: Nice picture Ben, I like the keyboard touch.

I don't own a Rooney, but if I could afford one, I would have either one of these two.

Great choice Johnny, and truly a Rooney classic... The Emilion.

(05-18-2012, 07:19 PM)Teiste Wrote: Rooney 1/1 (Truefitt and Hill) silvertip badger :


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[Image: P1220047.jpg]

Rooney 1/2 super badger (Truefitt and Hill) :


[Image: P1220062.jpg]

[Image: P1220334.jpg]


Beautiful pictures Tieste, thanks for contributing.

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 05-18-2012, 08:11 PM
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I have two Rooney brushes that are great performers, and haven't shed a hair that I can remember: A Rooney 1/1 Best Badger; and a Rooney 1/2 "Super" Silvertip.

   

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 05-18-2012, 08:19 PM
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My only Rooney is a 3/1 Silvertip and it's a pretty fantastic face latherer.

Here it is next to my Commodore x1 on the shelf.
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 05-18-2012, 08:20 PM
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The best I can do is a quick pic of my Rooneys captured in this detail. Note my lone Size 1 Finest on the right near the vintage Rooney. Sure miss my other Finests!

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 05-18-2012, 09:00 PM
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(05-18-2012, 08:20 PM)TexBilly Wrote: The best I can do is a quick pic of my Rooneys captured in this detail. Note my lone Size 1 Finest on the right near the vintage Rooney. Sure miss my other Finests!

[Image: 2a9wc9l.jpg]

Fantastic collection Bill!

(05-18-2012, 08:19 PM)ShadowsDad Wrote: My only Rooney is a 3/1 Silvertip and it's a pretty fantastic face latherer.

Here it is next to my Commodore x1 on the shelf.
[Image: DSC03638.jpg]

Very nice Brian!

(05-18-2012, 08:11 PM)wknicholas Wrote: I have two Rooney brushes that are great performers, and haven't shed a hair that I can remember: A Rooney 1/1 Best Badger; and a Rooney 1/2 "Super" Silvertip.

Beautiful pair Nick!

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 05-18-2012, 09:04 PM
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(05-18-2012, 08:20 PM)TexBilly Wrote: The best I can do is a quick pic of my Rooneys captured in this detail. Note my lone Size 1 Finest on the right near the vintage Rooney. Sure miss my other Finests!

[Image: 2a9wc9l.jpg]

Wow, Billy, those are a lot of Rooneys!! Very nice!

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 05-18-2012, 09:06 PM
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XL, XXL and XXXL...

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 05-18-2012, 09:22 PM
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(05-18-2012, 09:06 PM)ben74 Wrote:
XL, XXL and XXXL...




Ben :

have you ever heard of the Spanish piracy?Well,if I put my feet in Australia,you can experince it!BiggrinBiggrin

My friend,what brushes you DONT own? Gosh,you collection is simply amazing.Those Stubbies looks really good.Which one is your fav?

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 05-18-2012, 09:33 PM
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Three Finests.
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 05-18-2012, 10:03 PM
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(05-18-2012, 09:22 PM)Teiste Wrote:
(05-18-2012, 09:06 PM)ben74 Wrote:
XL, XXL and XXXL...




Ben :

have you ever heard of the Spanish piracy?Well,if I put my feet in Australia,you can experince it!BiggrinBiggrin

My friend,what brushes you DONT own? Gosh,you collection is simply amazing.Those Stubbies looks really good.Which one is your fav?

My favourite is the XXXL of course. I like my brushes big!

(05-18-2012, 09:33 PM)churchilllafemme Wrote: Three Finests.
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Wonderful Finest! Great selection of a most coveted brush!

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 05-19-2012, 01:06 PM
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My T&H/Rooney 1/3 Silvertip...

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 05-19-2012, 02:37 PM
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My favorite brush is the Rooney Heritage Stubby 1 in Finest.

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 05-19-2012, 03:25 PM
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(05-19-2012, 02:37 PM)sfcablecar Wrote: My favorite brush is the Rooney Heritage Stubby 1 in Finest.

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Beautiful Finest!

I think your razor needs to go on a diet!

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 05-19-2012, 06:38 PM
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Rooney can be a colourful character...
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 05-19-2012, 06:43 PM
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That's a beautiful brush Ben!
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 05-19-2012, 06:57 PM
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Thank-you! Here are a couple more...
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