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DOVO "Special" Tortoise 5/8, Factory Edge

by Dovo
12 reviews
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Original price $275.00 USD
Current price $169.50 USD

Steel: High Carbon Steel

Grind: Full-hollow

Now comes with everything you need to maintain your razor!!
  • 3" Double Sided Razor Strop
  • Quad Fold Instructional Pamphlet
  • Razor Coffin or Tin To Protect Your Razor 
    This traditional, masculine design is one of DOVO's most popular models. The scales are crafted of very convincing imitation tortoise shell, inlaid with the DOVO logo in sterling silver. It is perfectly matched to its blade resulting in a precise balance. Better balance equals better control and a better shave.
    The blade begins as a forged High Carbon Steel blank that is then tempered for hardness. Next a Master Craftsman shapes and grinds it into a 5/8, Full Hollow Ground, semi-finished blade. Its finishing is completed by adding file jimps to the upper and lower sides of the shank, brand-stamping the shank front and rear, and adding a 24k gold-etched brand to the front of the blade. Finally it gets its mirror polishing.
    Every bit of the many generations of experience that went into this razor's making is immediately evident when you hold it in your hand. And rest assured - It will provide the finest shave possible for many generations to come.

    Optional Luxury Strop Set

    This set is comprised of a few of our proven, best selling items, and contains essentials you will need for a great straight razor shave! “Smolder” is The Blades Grim’s most popular scent that anyone will be sure to love!

    Set includes:

    • 3” Latigo Leather Luxury Strop – With D-Ring Handles
    • Smolder Hand Poured Shaving Soap - By The Blades Grim
    • Satin Tip: The Purest - White Synthetic Hair Shaving Brush
    • Shaving Brush Travel Case
    • Straight Razor Coffin
    • Wet Shaving How To Guide

     

       

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      TO
      10/11/2021
      Tad O.
      United States United States
      Exellent

      It is everything I have missed from a full hollow grind straight razor and the honing service gave a great edge

      • How long have you been Wet Shaving? 13 years
      • Do you prefer a Safety Razor or Straight Razor? Straight razor since Ive been using them again
      • Do you prefer a Shave Soap or Cream? Shave Soap
      • Have You Ever Tried a Pre-Shave Oil or Lotion? Yes
      JH
      02/22/2021
      Joseph H.
      United States United States

      I am overall experience was good

      • How long have you been Wet Shaving? 16 years
      • Do you prefer a Safety Razor or Straight Razor? Straight edge razor
      • Do you prefer a Shave Soap or Cream? Shave soap
      • Have You Ever Tried a Pre-Shave Oil or Lotion? No
      CM
      12/08/2018
      Chris M.
      United States
      Product

      Haven’t used yet. Very nice product.

      MT
      05/01/2018
      Martin T.
      United States
      I like it.

      My wife bought me this straight razor as my first straight razor. I have nothing to compare it to but so far I like it. The strop it comes with I am guessing is good enough. My wife also bought me a nice strop so this little strop will be put away.

      SC
      10/02/2017
      SELMA C.
      United States
      THIS RAZOR IS ******* AMAZING!

      İt is ******* amazing!shaves great and looks great

      • How long have you been Wet Shaving? 2 years
      • Do you prefer a Safety Razor or Straight Razor? Straight razor
      • Do you prefer a Shave Soap or Cream? Cream