07-25-2017, 11:58 AM
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What blade works best for you? Can be any blade that works in a DE, SE or injector.

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 07-25-2017, 02:45 PM
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  • Mouser
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  • Forest City, Florida U.S.A.
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Personna 74 and Wilkinson "Light Brigades" or Chromium Edge. Followed by a few different ones in second place.

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 07-25-2017, 02:57 PM
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For DE:  GSB and Polsilver SI
For SE: Kai Titan Mild is the smoothest, most enjoyable in the Cobra and Rx.  For the Feather AC I like the Feather Pro Guard.

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 07-27-2017, 08:23 PM
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DE: Tied; GSB or Rapira in the Pink/Black/Blue pack.

Injector: all NOS 1. Personna Platinum Plus 2. tie; Personna Super Stainless or Schick Ultra Platinum.

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 07-27-2017, 08:42 PM
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DE: GSB and personna red
SE: Feather pro-super

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 07-27-2017, 11:16 PM
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London Bridge!

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 07-27-2017, 11:58 PM
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Polsilver 


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 07-28-2017, 06:48 AM
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  • chazt
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  • Bayside, NY
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Med Preps and IPs. Then Crystals and Lab Blues. In that order. Today.

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 07-28-2017, 07:43 AM
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DE: Gillete 7 o'clock sharp edge, personna red and astra green.
SE: GEM personna for the Sabre and Feather Pro Guard.



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 07-28-2017, 07:44 AM
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DE:  Silver Blues, PermaSharp

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 07-28-2017, 09:56 AM
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  • JRRIII
  • Blossoming Addict
  • East Coast
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DE: GSB

SE: I still don't have a verdict because I haven't tried enough blades to have a worthwhile opinion

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 07-28-2017, 01:40 PM
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Lots of great blades out there, but right now I am enjoying using Feather blades the most.

Great shave each time I use one.

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 07-28-2017, 05:15 PM
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  • Mouser
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  • Forest City, Florida U.S.A.
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When i was still using current blades, the only one I just couldn't use was Feather. I had many at the top including PSI and Wizamet Irridium Supers, both of which I believed to be the same blade just that one came in tucks of 5 the other 10. Gillette 7 O'Clock Yellow and the Russian Greens. Also the 7 oc  Dark Blue. GSB, Rapira Swedish Super Steel. There were others but they don't come to mind . But none were as good as the vintage ones I use now. Even if they came close in sharpness and smoothness none were in the same zip code on longevity.

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 07-29-2017, 06:45 AM
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  • Coyote
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  • Hondo, TX USA
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(07-25-2017, 02:45 PM)Mouser Wrote: Personna 74 and Wilkinson "Light Brigades" or Chromium Edge. Followed by a few different ones in second place.


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 07-29-2017, 07:57 AM
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Eight or nine years ago I would have said Gillette 'Swedes' and Feathers. Now I have to say Kai DE is # 1 with a gang of them more or less close behind. Feather, Gillette 7O'clock yellow, Astra SP, Voshkod, Gillette Nacet, and Silver Blue. We are living in a wonderful period for blades. In the 1960s until Gillette came out with the Platinum Plus and the Super Stainless the 'Super' Blue Blades were a horror. IMHO.

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 07-30-2017, 08:17 AM
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Depend on the razor but:
- Sputnik
- Rapira platinum lux
- Gillette Bleue Extra
- Perma-sharp
- Astra green

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 07-30-2017, 12:14 PM
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For now
Gilette Platinum.

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 07-30-2017, 04:36 PM
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  • SCOV
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  • Minnesota
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Personna Med Preps and Wilkinson.  
I have received many 5 packs recently with purchases - starting to try those now.

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 08-01-2017, 01:55 PM
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GSB's 
Polsivers SI 
7o'clock Blacks 
7o'clock Permasharp Stainless 
7o'clock Yellows 
Those are my favorites in that order.

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 08-01-2017, 04:14 PM
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Gillette Spoilers. Vintage blades. 

Love them. Stocked up on them like the apocalypse was coming a couple years ago wherever I could get them.

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