Merkur 38C HD Long Handle Black Barber Pole Double Edge Safety Razor
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The MERKUR 38C Barber Pole Double Edge Safety Razor with a long black anodized aluminum handle in the style of a barber pole design is a true classic and one of the best-selling razors produced by Merkur. Longtime aficionados likewise simply call it the Merkur Barber Pole a nod to American barber poles.
The Merkur HD 38C is tailor-made for those who want a great razor that has a large and heavy handle for heavy-duty heft. The barber pole handle is finished in a matte black anodized aluminum finish, which gives it a contemporary and sophisticated classic design and a timeless presence. Perfect for any classic shaving enthusiast looking to add a good quality safety razor to their collection.
The Merkur Heavy Duty is also one of the heavier safety razors from Merkur razors (over 4.0 ounces) and it is slightly heavier in comparison to other safety razors. The longer length and brass body combined, adds maneuverability giving you the ability to move around the contours of your beard guiding the blade easily, efficiently, and accurately for a precise close and comfortable shave.
The head of the safety razor features a two-piece design (top plate and handle) to maintain blade alignment commanding little use of force while shaving which increases the stability of the blade movement and maintains blade angle. In order to ensure a balanced weight distribution for a comfortable shave, a heavyweight brass body is used in the handle for added weight and heavy-duty feel.
A safety razor with a closed comb is the all-rounder for classic wet shaving. Intuitively, you will feel the best shaving angle for your safety razor and immediately achieve ideal shaving results. The generous blade gap and blade angle allow shaving soaps to flow efficiently protecting the razor head from clogging with cut hair or lather residue.
Longer handle (10cm) for those with smaller hands
Non-slip grip barber style pole design handle
A mild razor less aggressive overall shave
Fixed blade for Less irritation and razor burn
Chrome-plated head protects the safety razor from rust and adding to elegance to its design
Works with all DE blades for double edge safety razors
Great balance & close shave
MERKUR 38C HD BLACK HANDLE SAFETY RAZOR FEATURES:
Safety Bar: Closed Comb Aggressiveness: Medium Used with any standard double edge blades (DE) replacement blades
Length: 4.13 inches (10.5 cm) Weight: 120 grams (4.23 ounces) Made in Solingen, Germany
*The Merkur razor works well with any standard double edge razor blades such as Astra Blades, Feather blade or Merkur replacement blades
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Merkur must be German for moderate. No crack on quality though, this is a well made item. My beard is pretty tough. I had to find a more aggressive razor and I was hoping this would be the one. I tried adjusting the angle and different blades and I never quite achieved a close shave, on my face. I did develop a bumpy chin from so many passes. I thought I would have to relegate this well made device to an adornment. I realized I had not tried it on my head. I never use the same razor for both. I loaded it with a Bolzano blade and had a really good head shave. This is the one but not for my face. I do believe this would be an excellent razor for someone with light to moderate beard coarseness. Grown man shave had this at the best price I had seen for this razor.