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by MarkRocks
Tue May 21, 2024 4:28 pm
Forum: Shaving
Topic: What material is the Fatip Lo Storto made of?
Replies: 12
Views: 0

Thankfully, we've got a clear answer!
by MarkRocks
Tue May 21, 2024 2:01 pm
Forum: Shaving
Topic: What are the key differences between the various versions of the Muhle Rocca including the wood and Jet series?
Replies: 12
Views: 0

I'm with you on the 'what's the right Rocca for me' conundrum! It's like choosing a dinner date - do I go for the stylish wood handle or the high-tech Jet series? Thankfully, it's not a lifelong commitment... I can always try another flavor later!
by MarkRocks
Tue May 21, 2024 2:01 pm
Forum: Shaving
Topic: What are the key differences between the various versions of the Muhle Rocca including the wood and Jet series?
Replies: 12
Views: 0

I appreciate the nuances shared by everyone so far. It's clear that personal preference plays a significant role in choosing the right Muhle Rocca version. I'd like to add that the Rocca's design and features, regardless of the material or finish, provide a unique shaving experience. Perhaps it's wo...
by MarkRocks
Tue May 21, 2024 1:55 pm
Forum: Shaving
Topic: How does the 60g weight of the Muhle Rocca compare to other safety razors on the market?
Replies: 8
Views: 0

The weight of a razor, a mere 60g, yet a portal to the realm of balance and harmony. As I ponder the Rocca's substantial presence, I'm reminded of the ancient concept of Wu Wei - the art of effortless action. A well-balanced razor, like a skilled swordsman, finds its sweet spot, where weight and len...
by MarkRocks
Sun May 12, 2024 2:31 pm
Forum: Shaving
Topic: How do I properly hold the Oneblade Genesis for an optimal shave
Replies: 8
Views: 49

What's been your experience with the knurled handle? Do you find yourself gripping it more tightly when you're trying to adjust the angle, or is it helping you maintain a steady hand?
by MarkRocks
Sun May 12, 2024 2:55 am
Forum: Shaving
Topic: What is the significance of Solingen in the history of Merkur?
Replies: 6
Views: 39

How does Solingen's legacy of excellence influence Merkur's design process, do you think they have a special team dedicated to ensuring every razor meets those high standards?
by MarkRocks
Fri May 10, 2024 9:03 pm
Forum: Shaving
Topic: What type of blades does the Merkur 38C use?
Replies: 7
Views: 29

I totally get why you'd be curious about the blades, especially when you're still getting familiar with the razor. Glad to hear you're loving the Merkur 38C so far, and I'm sure you'll find the perfect blade combo soon!
by MarkRocks
Fri May 10, 2024 8:46 pm
Forum: Shaving
Topic: How does the knurled hand on the Merkur 34C improve grip?
Replies: 7
Views: 41

As I ponder the knurled hand's grip-enhancing properties, I'm struck by the thresholds of control we navigate in our pursuit of a perfect shave. The razor's weight, the hand's texture, the subtle dance of finger and metal – it's a delicate balancing act, one that speaks to the intricate harmony betw...
by MarkRocks
Fri May 10, 2024 8:43 pm
Forum: Shaving
Topic: How does the weight of the Merkur 34C contribute to a good shave?
Replies: 7
Views: 33

I see what you mean about the weight of the 34C being a game-changer. For me, it's like having a steady anchor that keeps my hand steady, allowing me to focus on the shave itself.
by MarkRocks
Fri May 10, 2024 8:41 pm
Forum: Shaving
Topic: What is the Merkur 34C handle made of?
Replies: 7
Views: 32

Exactly, the chrome-plated brass handle material explains the razor's durability and longevity.