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#932838 - 02/13/18 12:23 PM Re: Harry's Razors [Re: CabinConnection]
Suenmark98 Offline
Handyman

Registered: 04/04/02
Posts: 711
Loc: Houston TX
Wow - Congrats to other longtime mustaches!

The last time I shaved my upper lip was July 31, 1974 - before my junior year at college.

When we brought a bunch of oh-so-full-of-themselves new engineer grads into our group in '97, I humbled them by saying my mustache was older than they were.

Thought about shaving a few times - but it's a part of me, thick and bushy - and most everybody I know has never seen me without it.
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#932839 - 02/13/18 12:28 PM Re: Harry's Razors [Re: Bob_Fleming]
JasonB Offline
Sharp -Shooter
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 04/27/04
Posts: 16843
Loc: Cape Spencer, New Brunswick, C...
I bought an electric head trimmer about 20 years ago - It's all I shave with, scraping my mug down to a nice 1/8" stubble.

This past fall found me working at a local oil refinery for their turn-around. Was required to be clean shaven (so the half-mask respirator would fit in the event of an H2S leak, scary stuff!). Worst part of the job, by far.

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#932840 - 02/13/18 01:02 PM Re: Harry's Razors [Re: Suenmark98]
Ernie Offline

Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 08/01/01
Posts: 49899
Loc: Southern CA
``1968`` -`` 2018 ```` whistle

Shaved a`thin full beard three times..
But always kept the - full thick ( not stiff ) upper lip.. grin
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Better not go dare cuz I nose
a few here that think it's silly-- stupid smirk etc... whistle
for an Old Man ( older ? ) to have LONG HAIR ! ~~ smirk
God may have only made a few perfect heads ?
And Bald is Beautiful ! cool ?
The Rest He`` covered with`` Hair !. frown
My head's so knotty ( bumps and lumps ? crazy )
Not naughty wink but ``sure needed a covering !. grin ````
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#932866 - 02/13/18 06:45 PM Re: Harry's Razors [Re: Ernie]
Just_Bill Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 01/27/02
Posts: 23962
Loc: Wilmington, Delaware
Mustache was supposed to be a fu-man-chu, popular way back when, but it curled up instead of down. I kept the handlebar, but keep it not-too-long, just bushy, no wax.

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#932872 - 02/13/18 10:11 PM Re: Harry's Razors [Re: Bob_Fleming]
kerk Offline
Super Handyman

Registered: 11/09/06
Posts: 2003
Loc: N. Florida
I belong to the Dollar shave club ....... every month I spend ONE dollar at the Dollar Store for an 8 pack of pink double edge razors.

I go right from the shower to the sink and shave with nothing but water. Works fine.
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#932873 - 02/13/18 10:22 PM Re: Harry's Razors [Re: Bob_Fleming]
Joe_Guy Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 03/21/04
Posts: 4676
Loc: Redwood City CA
This is how I shave. I've saved hundreds of dollars by not using those wimpy razor blade things...


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#932877 - 02/14/18 06:21 AM Re: Harry's Razors [Re: Joe_Guy]
Just_Bill Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 01/27/02
Posts: 23962
Loc: Wilmington, Delaware
No thanks....just call me a wimp.....

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