Karl Heim Hollow Ground Razor

 VINTAGE "KARL HEIM" HAUSMARKE HOLLOW GROUND STRAIGHT RAZOR. A lovely razor from this well know Solingen razor manufacturer. The razor is in lovely condition with no signs of wear and has no chips or cracks.  The blade has been cleaned, polished & honed then sterilized and coated with Fredricssons Razor Oil


Fully restored and shave ready ( see note below )





Karl Heim Hollow Ground 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