11-03-2014, 11:01 AM
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Like many others, it all started with an online search for an alternative to paying a ridiculous price for cartridges that irritated my face.

I started with a modern DE razor, developed an interest in vintage Gillettes, and then discovered single edge razors.

Now, I can only shake my head in amazement. In a few months time I have accumulated around 60 razors, numerous brushes, soaps/creams, aftershaves, etc., and become an active participant in forums like this one.

I used to regard shaving as a chore to be completed as quickly as possible; now it has become a highlight of my mornings.

My wife thinks that I have lost my mind, although she likes my new smoother face, and the fact that I'm suddenly willing to go antiquing with her.

I see that The Shave Nook has a Single Edge form, and I'm looking forward to participating.

--Bob

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 11-03-2014, 11:11 AM
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  • Giorgio
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  • Pennsylvania, US
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OK welcome to TSN Bob! Glad you joined us on the "saving money" road to a smooth face Tongue. We'll be looking forward to hearing from you in the SE forum.

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 11-03-2014, 11:17 AM
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  • Agravic
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  • Pennsylvania, USA
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Welcome to The Shave Nook, Bob.

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 11-03-2014, 11:20 AM
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Welcome, Bob

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 11-03-2014, 11:21 AM
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  • MaxP
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  • Madison, WI
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Welcome in Bob.

I often say that "If I get a good shave in the morning, it makes the rest of the day go well."

Probably not entirely true, but more true than not.

Welcome to the fun!


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 11-03-2014, 11:26 AM
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  • Johnny
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  • Wausau, Wisconsin, USA
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 11-03-2014, 11:28 AM
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Hello and welcome, Bob.

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 11-03-2014, 12:32 PM
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  • TheMonk
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Welcome to TSN, Bob!

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 11-03-2014, 12:50 PM
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Welcome to the forum.

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 11-03-2014, 02:39 PM
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Hello, and welcome to the Shave Nook.

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 11-03-2014, 04:20 PM
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Hello and welcome! Smile

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 11-03-2014, 05:22 PM
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Hello from Portlandia. Welcome. My guess is that the wives of guys on here who think their husband has not lost his mind aren't a very large percentage.

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 11-03-2014, 06:41 PM
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(11-03-2014, 05:22 PM)Technium Wrote: Hello from Portlandia. Welcome. My guess is that the wives of guys on here who think their husband has not lost his mind aren't a very large percentage.

My wife doesn't think having shaving as a hobby is nuts. Lucky me... Marrying a soap maker and all. She thinks I'm nuts for reasons entirely unrelated to shaving... So I guess I'm in the majority after all.

Bob - welcome to TSN!

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 11-03-2014, 07:58 PM
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Welcome to The Shave Nook, Bob! Smile

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 11-03-2014, 08:11 PM
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Hello and welcome to TSN.

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 11-04-2014, 12:16 AM
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Hello Bob, welcome to: " The Shave Nook " Re;ax & Enjoy.


Charles U.K

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 11-04-2014, 12:45 AM
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  • Jovan
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Welcome Bob and greetings fron NorCal.

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 11-04-2014, 02:10 AM
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Welcome to TSN, Bob

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 11-04-2014, 02:38 AM
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Welcome to the Nook, Bob Biggrin

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 11-04-2014, 10:09 PM
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  • freddy
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Welcome to The Shave Nook, Bob, from a fellow San Diegan. Enjoy your stay. Smile

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