Category Archives: Straight razors

Recent Razor Restoration

Slater Bros - Before

Before

Slater Bros - After

After

 

Before and after pics of a recent restoration job. Normally I might consider this too far gone for rehoning but this particular razor was handed down from the owner’s grandfather who was issued it in WW1 so it had great sentimental value.  It’s never going to win prizes but is quite useable again.

 

Advertisements

A Recently Refurbished German Krauss Razor In Custom Scales

Razor before refurbishing

Mexican Cocobolo Wood for scales

scales_1

Wood scales roughly cut out.

scales_2

Scales after joining and after first sanding.

first_p

Blade after first polishing before sharpening.

Final

Finished razor, polished, honed and ready for action – around 10 hours of work to get to this stage !

It is for sale so if anyone is interested just drop me an email.