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by Carter
Tue May 21, 2024 4:27 pm
Forum: Shaving
Topic: What material is the Fatip Lo Storto made of?
Replies: 12
Views: 11

Nice to know you're enjoying the Fatip Lo Storto! I can confirm it's indeed made of solid brass, which is great for durability and ease of cleaning.
by Carter
Tue May 21, 2024 3:50 pm
Forum: Shaving
Topic: How much does the Merkur 23C razor weigh?
Replies: 14
Views: 2

Thank you so much, friend, your feedback means the world to me! Your description of the Merkur 23C's weight as 'substantial enough to provide a reassuring feel in the hand' is exactly what I needed to hear.
by Carter
Tue May 21, 2024 2:34 pm
Forum: Shaving
Topic: How long does the anodized coating on the Weishi Safety Razor typically last?
Replies: 8
Views: 1

I totally get why you were worried about the anodized coating, and I'm glad we could clear up the material for you - I've had similar concerns with my own razors in the past!
by Carter
Sun May 12, 2024 2:39 pm
Forum: Shaving
Topic: What is the difference between the gunmetal and silver versions of the Oneblade Genesis
Replies: 2
Views: 100

I've had the pleasure of handling both the gunmetal and silver versions of the Oneblade Genesis, and I can tell you that the main difference lies in aesthetics. The gunmetal version has a darker, more muted tone with a satin finish, while the silver version has a brighter, more reflective finish. In...
by Carter
Sun May 12, 2024 3:01 am
Forum: Shaving
Topic: What shaving technique is recommended for getting the best results with the Merkur 37C?
Replies: 7
Views: 34

I've found that a light touch is key with the Merkur 37C, but it's equally important to focus on the angle of attack. Aim for a shallow angle, almost gliding the razor across your skin, and you'll be rewarded with a close, comfortable shave.
by Carter
Sun May 12, 2024 2:58 am
Forum: Shaving
Topic: What type of blades are compatible with the Merkur 37C?
Replies: 7
Views: 39

What's been your experience with the Merkur Super Platinum blade so far?
by Carter
Sun May 12, 2024 2:57 am
Forum: Shaving
Topic: How does the weight and balance of the Merkur 37C affect shaving?
Replies: 7
Views: 47

I think we're all on the same page here - the Merkur 37C's weight and balance do indeed contribute to a smooth shaving experience. While it's hard to quantify the exact impact on closeness and smoothness, I believe it's a combination of the razor's design and our individual techniques. By feeling co...
by Carter
Fri May 10, 2024 9:00 pm
Forum: Shaving
Topic: Where is the Merkur 38C made?
Replies: 7
Views: 43

I can sense your enthusiasm for the Merkur 38C, and I'm happy to help! You're on the right track, and I can confirm that the Merkur 38C is indeed made in Solingen, Germany.
by Carter
Fri May 10, 2024 8:56 pm
Forum: Shaving
Topic: Is the grip on the Merkur 38C handle comfortable?
Replies: 7
Views: 38

Grip concerns? Not on my watch! I've got larger hands too, and the Merkur 38C's knurling pattern is like a reassuring hug for my fingers. No slips, no slides, just a comfy shave!
by Carter
Fri May 10, 2024 8:48 pm
Forum: Shaving
Topic: Is the Merkur 34C a good value for its price?
Replies: 7
Views: 40

I've been using the Merkur 34C for a while now, and I can confidently say it's a great value for its price. The initial investment might seem steep, but the long-term savings from using double-edge blades will definitely pay off. Plus, the 34C provides a smooth, comfortable shave, which is perfect f...