"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 can't think of any cleaning products geared toward men, but I would find pine-scented agreeable. Smells like the woods (in theory; how often do scented things really smell like what they're supposed to be?). Other than that, I'd…"
"A big thumbs up for "The Spy Who Came in From the Cold." One of my absolute favorites. I'm also a huge James Bond fan, so I would say Ian Fleming is a must. If I had to pick just one Bond, I'd say "From Russia With…"
Hi there Ryan. Welcome to AoM. Also, I'd like to give you a friendly invite to check out my group, The Great Debate. Just click on "Groups." It's the one with the colorful galaxy picture. It's also one of the most active groups on AoM. In any case, great to have you with us.
"My father died at age 38. I was only 12 at the time. Sorry for your loss. And happy for you with the baby on the way. It has been 40 years my father died Jan 21 1975. He taught you great things. I will reply more…"
"AoM has a number of articles about friendship and how beneficial it is to have a group of guys to hang with. You're concerns are completely valid and it's a worthwhile endeavor to try to improve your relationships. I don't think you…"
"I'm currently building a tiny house with my wife's help. It's built on a travel trailer that's 18 feet long and 6 feet wide, one of the early tumblweed models. So far we've got it weather tight, with cedar siding and a metal…"