05-12-2017, 01:28 PM
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  • bullgoose
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We received shipment of the Asylum Evolution XL in brass this afternoon. The razor is machined in the United States out of solid brass. It sports a 93mm handle and weighs in at 95g.

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 05-12-2017, 01:36 PM
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  • Agravic
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Beautiful.

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 05-12-2017, 01:40 PM
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  • bullgoose
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(05-12-2017, 01:36 PM)Agravic Wrote: Beautiful.

Thank you -I wish I was a better photographer.

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 05-12-2017, 01:47 PM
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  • eengler
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Looks Amazing Phil!

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 05-12-2017, 01:57 PM
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Looks beautiful in brass Phil.

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 05-12-2017, 02:00 PM
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Wow, Phil!!  That already handsome razor looks fantastic in brass!  Three great finishes make the Evo really special.  Congrats!

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 05-12-2017, 04:01 PM
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Looking good, Phil.

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 05-12-2017, 05:26 PM
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Very nice.

I like how you increased the size and kept the lines proportional. The handle scaled up nicely!

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 05-12-2017, 07:15 PM
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  • chazt
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Yowza! This should age beautifully. Nice Smile

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 05-13-2017, 09:45 AM
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  • bullgoose
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(05-12-2017, 07:15 PM)chazt Wrote: Yowza! This should age beautifully. Nice Smile

Thank you Charlie. It will be interesting to see how the patina develops. Here is another shot of the razor.

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 05-13-2017, 10:57 AM
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Mine is on the way.  Biggrin

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 05-13-2017, 04:52 PM
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  • bullgoose
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(05-13-2017, 10:57 AM)TexBilly Wrote: Mine is on the way.  Biggrin

Thank you Billy!

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 05-16-2017, 07:30 AM
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Received mine this morning and all I can say is WOW!  This razor, with its heft and longer handle, is promising to be a nice shaver.  Not too bad to look at either! Biggrin   First shave impressions soon...

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 05-16-2017, 08:22 AM
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  • bullgoose
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Excellent Billy! I look forward to hearing how it shaves for you.

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 05-16-2017, 02:13 PM
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Shaved with the Brass EVO this afternoon: Evo, Astra, L&L Trismegistus.  Maybe it was my mind playing tricks but this razor gave me a near perfect 3-pass shave and IMO, better than the still nice shaves from the original EVOs.  Love the longer handle and weight - a lot!

Phil and TSN, this is a winner!  Cool

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 05-28-2017, 09:12 AM
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  • YomD
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A brass Evo is coming to France!
I enjoyed the standard one but handle was too short.
The XL should fit perfectly.
Very excited now!

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 05-28-2017, 10:01 AM
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  • motto
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  • Copenhagen, Denmark
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Got the Evolution XL out of Danish customs and delivered yesterday. Looking forward to try it next week.
Best Regards
Marco

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 05-28-2017, 06:15 PM
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  • bullgoose
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(05-28-2017, 10:01 AM)motto Wrote: Got the Evolution XL out of Danish customs and delivered yesterday. Looking forward to try it next week.
Best Regards
Marco

Excellent Marco. I look forward to hearing how it works for you.

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 06-09-2017, 06:11 AM
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  • YomD
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I've received mine today, it's really beautiful
The handle has the perfect size now
I'll test it this week-end
Thanks Phil!

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 06-09-2017, 07:17 AM
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  • bullgoose
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(06-09-2017, 06:11 AM)YomD Wrote: I've received mine today, it's really beautiful
The handle has the perfect size now
I'll test it this week-end
Thanks Phil!

Excellent! I am glad that the razor arrived safely and that you like it. Thanks again.

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