BEAUTIFUL VINTAGE "CADMAN & SONS " BENGALI" SHORT HOLLOW GROUND STRAIGHT RAZOR WITH faux tortoiseshell Kirinite scales. The blade has been cleaned, polished & honed ( see below ) with custome made scales from Kirinite material with all new pins & bushes. It has been sterilized and then coated with Fredricssons Razor Oil. The blade is in very condition with no watermarks, damage or wear.
PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A SHORT BLADED RAZOR AND IS APPROX 3/4 LENGTH ( SEE ATTACHED PIC ) THIS WOULD MAKE A PERFECT FOR A TRAVEL RAZOR
Fully restored and shave ready ( see note below )
Cadman & Sons BENGALI " Short" Razor
I use the following process for all my razor restorations after the blade has been polished & buffed.
- 1st hone 250 grit Japanese Kingstone ( bevel setting)
- 1st hone 800 grit Japanese Kingstone
2nd hone 1200 grit Japanese kingstone
3rd hone 6,000 grit Japanese Kingstone
4th hone 12,000 grit Welsh Dragons Tongue Slate
5th strop Balsa strop - Green paste ( Chrome Oxide )
6th strop Leather strop - Yellow paste