"Have a couple of the Newer Tech Heads, and one with the Ball End Handle like you have there.
The older ones with the slots are hard to find in my opinion. If you find them in cases and in like new condition, you'll see them at quite a…"
"Awesome, thanks for the info. I have some other photos of it. That was before I cleaned it some. I didn't want to scrub to hard since some of the finish is coming off. I have shaved with it though. It seems to do a…"
"Nice find. That's a Gillette Tech, and it was made sometime between 1938 and 1945. In 1946 they changed the shape of the slots in the base plate. Yours are triangular; the later ones are oblong. After 1950 they started putting date codes on…"
"I found this the other day at an antique shop. $3.00 so I figured I would pick it up. It is in good shape other than some of the finish is coming off. I don't feel that it affects the function of the razor. It is mainly…"
"SS is the way to go. I also like some weight to my razor. I like a handle that is long enough to get a hold of in many different positions. You can always choke up on it. Price point between $40-60 is what I would shoot for. Good luck with it. Maybe…"
"Every one of us. We've all been foolish at some point. And I can think of one solution to this problem of fools and idiots: Education. Invest more in that, both monetarily and culturally, and there will be fewer so called idiots and fools to be…"
"Personal recommendation is to start with authors that will help you become a better learner. In my short experience, half of being enlightened is the ability to pull information from a subject that is not simply what was written, i.e. understanding…"
"Yes, I have a few friends like this, though some are quite distant geographically. no, it doesn't interfere with my marital life, though i also make it a point to say to my friends that sometimes I need to spend time with her and I can't…"
"While it does depend on the skin type, I did read something which made a lot of sense:
Beard oils are for the skin. They are too thin to do much for the beard (the individual shafts of hair funnel the oil down to the skin, which absorbs it). These…"
"I have same-sex friends who are deeply in love and in a monogamous life-long (recently officially married) relationship who live in the suburbs with an SUV and a puppy. They have nothing in common really with the swingers and sex-obsessed we…"
"That's a tougher question than it seems.
First ... I can mention some great days, but, I'll never think my best day has passed. I pitched a six inning, one-hit shutout in little league, and went 3-3 at the plate with two triples, a…"