07-09-2012, 10:18 PM
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found this video on youtube and thought it might be helpful to anyone wanting to grate their soaps into shaving sticks.


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 07-09-2012, 10:32 PM
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  • uncledave
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Excellent video. Thanks for the link!

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 07-10-2012, 06:43 AM
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  • RedRocks
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That's great! Thanks for sharing the video.

~Frank

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 07-16-2012, 10:19 AM
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Thanks, Andrew. It looks like he is making a cheese stick. Hee hee.

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 07-16-2012, 10:32 AM
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This was a great video, i'll definately try this.

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 07-16-2012, 10:45 AM
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  • Philbo
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Great video, thanks for sharing Andrew.

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 07-16-2012, 04:30 PM
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  • GregDR
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Great video!

I grated down a puck of D.R. Harris Arlington into a stick container and used the tamper on my 3-way pipe tool to push the soap down.

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 05-31-2013, 02:20 AM
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where does the plastic container came from?

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 05-31-2013, 09:22 AM
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(05-31-2013, 02:20 AM)Rui Marques Wrote: where does the plastic container came from?

I think west coast shaving sells them.

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 06-01-2013, 03:59 AM
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  • MikekiM
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I've grated a good number of hard soaps to stick form.. Trumpers and MWF to name just a few. Also have Cella stick which is the only way I like this vixen..

I use travel six twist up deodorant stick containers. Clean them well and pack them tight.. Cheap and effective



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 06-08-2013, 08:57 AM
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Thanks for this. I have been wanting to get some of these little stick containers.

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 06-15-2013, 11:33 PM
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  • Sin7
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Thank you for the informative video.

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 11-27-2014, 11:10 AM
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I love shave sticks, and I've just had a great idea involving this technique:

If I grated smaller amounts of several different shaving soaps, and packed them in the container in layers (strata), I'd wind up with a multi stick with a "...and now for something completely different" feel to it.
Toss it in a travel kit ϥ forget what soaps you used to make it ϥ and you've got a pleasant little surprise sampler to enhance your travel shaves.

I'm gonna do it!
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 11-28-2014, 02:12 PM
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  • nunhgrader
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Very cool!

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