11-13-2017, 04:04 AM
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@wreck / fish  It seems lately your pics aren't coming through. I've noticed this in a few threads here.

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 11-13-2017, 06:53 AM
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I'll fix shortly...thanks


: Should be fixed now.  Thanks.

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 11-15-2017, 04:19 PM
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I've really been enjoying the Blackbird this week.  I started out with my favorite GSB in both the SB and OC.  Great shaves, but not as efficient as I like.  Swapped out the OC with a feather and it has really hit the sweet spot for me.  Usually I don't like feathers, but the geometry of the Blackbird seems to work well with them and keep them from being too aggressive for me.

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 11-18-2017, 10:41 AM
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(11-15-2017, 04:19 PM)wreck | fish Wrote: I've really been enjoying the Blackbird this week.  I started out with my favorite GSB in both the SB and OC.  Great shaves, but not as efficient as I like.  Swapped out the OC with a feather and it has really hit the sweet spot for me.  Usually I don't like feathers, but the geometry of the Blackbird seems to work well with them and keep them from being too aggressive for me.

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That looks good with the Weber handle. How well does the finish on the Blackbird head match the Weber handle?


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 11-18-2017, 11:01 AM
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I'm confused by all the talk about switching out the handle of the BB. It's maybe the best grip and is the best look, IMO.

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 11-18-2017, 11:13 AM
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(11-18-2017, 11:01 AM)Nero Wrote: I'm confused by all the talk about switching out the handle of the BB. It's maybe the best grip and is the best look, IMO.

Matt, i have to agree .. i have had my polished BB since April 2016 and love the handle (i have the original 101mm long handle), have never even considered trying any other handle as i like it so well ..... perfect example of YMMV

EDIT 12/3/17 .. just for the heck of it i tried a Timeless TRH3 handle on my Blackbird this morning and i really liked it alot !

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 11-18-2017, 12:24 PM
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For me it's not a comparative point.  I like the original BB handle and agree it's very grippy.  But I like the aesthetics of the bulldog or Rockwell handle on it.  Personal preference for sure!

Both my weber and Rockwell handle go well with the finish of the machined BB.

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 12-03-2017, 10:05 AM
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Was able to get a polished Blackbird today with both plates!!
Woooo Biggrin

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 12-03-2017, 12:29 PM
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(12-03-2017, 10:05 AM)Nero Wrote: Was able to get a polished Blackbird today with both plates!!
Woooo Biggrin

Congrats!  You will love it

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 12-03-2017, 01:49 PM
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(12-03-2017, 12:29 PM)LuvWetShavin Wrote:
(12-03-2017, 10:05 AM)Nero Wrote: Was able to get a polished Blackbird today with both plates!!
Woooo Biggrin

Congrats!  You will love it

Thank you sir!
I have the machined BB with both plates and LOVE it and I have no doubt the polished will get just as much love from me.

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 12-07-2017, 10:16 AM
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(12-03-2017, 10:05 AM)Nero Wrote: Was able to get a polished Blackbird today with both plates!!
Woooo Biggrin


Out for Delivery
Love seeing that message. (Especially when it's earlier than they originally said.)

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 12-07-2017, 10:10 PM
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Love seeing my new razor purchase being a day late  Undecided

The blackland is a great razor! Enjoy it

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 12-08-2017, 06:16 AM
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(12-07-2017, 10:10 PM)Nh wet shaver Wrote: Love seeing my new razor purchase being a day late  Undecided

The blackland is a great razor! Enjoy it


It will be worth your wait Wink

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 12-17-2017, 09:34 AM
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After a long wait, black oxide Blackbirds are back in stock!

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 09-27-2018, 04:44 PM
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This thread needs a bump! Introducing the new Jet finish. Each piece is polished to perfection before being coated in a deep mirror black. The finish increases durability and, clearly, sex appeal. We have a limited number of Blackbirds in this finish in stock. Pricing and a release date will be announced soon.



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 09-27-2018, 09:38 PM
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(09-27-2018, 04:44 PM)Blackland Razors Wrote: This thread needs a bump! Introducing the new Jet finish. Each piece is polished to perfection before being coated in a deep mirror black. The finish increases durability and, clearly, sex appeal. We have a limited number of Blackbirds in this finish in stock. Pricing and a release date will be announced soon.



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That there looks SECKSEEHHHH!!!!
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 09-27-2018, 10:34 PM
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(09-27-2018, 04:44 PM)Blackland Razors Wrote: This thread needs a bump! Introducing the new Jet finish. Each piece is polished to perfection before being coated in a deep mirror black. The finish increases durability and, clearly, sex appeal. We have a limited number of Blackbirds in this finish in stock. Pricing and a release date will be announced soon.



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Darn!! I got a used black oxide yesterday on ebay...wish I had waited just a little longer.

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