UNBRANDED SHEFFIELD HOLLOW GROUND RAZOR. This is a very nice condition unbranded razor made & ground in sheffield. It shows no sign of wear or watermarks and would be perfect for anyone wanting to try a straight but not wanting to spend a fortune on their first razor. The blade has been cleaned, polished & honed ( see below ) sterilized and then coated with Fredricssons Razor Oil.
Fully restored and shave ready ( see note below )
Sheffield Straight 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