Gillette blade date codes (and earlier lot systems) were imprinted on one side of the blade as a series of letters and/ or numbers, or on the cartridge the blade system adopted in 1931 is still in use today, and was used on razors as well after 1950 all the coding systems are listed below. Gillette platinum razor blade review the gillette platinum razor blade another de razor blade made by gillette in russia i found the package i have interesting as it has some sort of arabic text on it, and english contact information directed at gulf countries. The gillette silver blue razor blades are approaching the higher end for pricing, so for me i needed to have a good second shave to acknowledge good value – and i did i got another extremely smooth 3 pass shave, and was a little more careful due to the nicks from the first round. Gillette mach3 turbo razors for men feature stonger-than-steel blades that stay sharper longer (vs sensor3) with sharper, turbo cutting blades (first 2 blades vs mach3), a mach3 turbo blade refill is engineered to last 15 comfortable shaves.
Gillette fusion proglide razor + 2 refill blades w/ gillette fusion proglide refill cartridges 4 ct (pack of 6) + la cross blemish remover 74851 add to cart there is a problem adding to cart. Some of what makes the traditional shaving crowd so grumpy is the price of today's multi-blade cartridges: $3 to $4 apiece by comparison, the finest de blades in the world cost no more than 50. Welcome to razor blades club your one-stop shop for razor blades your order gets shipped within 24 hours with tracking code all over usa for just $299 gillette silver blue gillette sputnik gillette stainless gillette super thin kai ladas lamix lancet laser super platinum laser ultra lion lord classic lord cool lord extra.
With many years experience in the distribution of fmcg products alliance incco a dynamic business partner which focused on wide range of household products, cleaning products, toiletries, personal care products, baby care products and foodstuff by leading manufacturers in these fields. Gillette thins were gillette's cheaper blade they were sold in the us all the way up until 1990, at least (i have some 1990 ones from france and some 1988s from the usa) with a golden blade, i would guess 1958 would be the correct date. From china come these modern interpretations of the traditional gillette super blue blades description these blades present double wrapped and lightly glued in a package strikingly similar to the gillette blues of old were it not for the chinese characters printed on the wrapper one could mistake these for originals.
These comics are part of a tradition that started during the war to keep people focused on the gillette blade when they could only get the thin blade do to shortages after the war the comic went to the blue blade which was a higher end and more expensive product. But the gillette date code is both an alphabetic letter and it is a number too the numbers mean the three month quarter of manufacture 1 is the time from of january to march 2 is april to june 3 is july to september 4 is october to december. 1 pack contain: 5 razor blades blue ii plus gillette gillette sensor razor refill cartridges 20 count (2x10 pack) by gillette $2595 $ 25 95 ($130/count) prime free shipping on eligible orders 42 out of 5 stars 340.
No more razor serial #'s or date codes on razors until 1951 date codes only on blades until 1951 when they were used on razors again in addition to blades 134/148/154 160/162/164/170/175: 148/154:short bar/two bar caps 160/2/4/70/5: goodwill types handles: ball end and new bar end blue blade (plain slot and diamonds) introduced. Gillette is one manufacturer for whom we have information on serial numbers and later date of manufacture codes that we can link to time razor serial numbers were impressed on all gillette razors from 1904 until 1921, and on deluxe models from 1921 until 1931 (except for a period in 1927-28. 11 reviews for gillette silver blue double edge razor blades, 5 blades 5 out of 5 joshua – october 13, 2013: i have probably tried 12 types of blades in the past few years these live up to the hype the gillette silver blue are at the top of my list of great blades along with feather, kai, and astra do yourself a favor and give these.
Gillette management said that its super blue was its sharpest blade but it did not give as many shaves as a stainless steel blade which was/is not quite as sharp to me, the best blade is the one that gives me the best shaves. From the looks of the blade it is a 1949 u was also used in 1974 but the blade looks older the razor is a tech from the late 30's i have my great uncle's tech which got me started back in all this craziness. Gillette mach3 turbo mens razor cartridge refill features 3 blades for glide and comfort with sharper, turbo cutting blades (first 2 blades vs mach3), it delivers a closer shave, without all the irritation (vs sensor2 plus disposable. The old three-hole blades would not fit in the new new gillette, but the new, patented, slotted blade would still work in all the old gillette razors the outcome was a patent fight that ended up with gillette buying the autostrop co.
Vintage gillette blue blades discussion in 'safety razors' started by darkbulb, dec 30, 2014 darkbulb cookie hoarder it seems like every other time i buy a vintage razor i end up getting a pack of old, vintage gillette blue blades. Then, around 1959, gillette changed the fatboy (version 2) collet from nickel plated (chrome colored collar appearance) to bluing (blue-black colored collar appearance) and eliminated the black band on the top edge of handle.
Gillette blue ii plus cromium coating dual razor blades disposable shaver, gillette, blue ii plus, razor shaver blade, chromium coating for long lasting blades, lubrastrip with lubricants for added comfort, soft ultragrip handle for great control, dual blade, 1 pack contain: 5 razor blades. That's really interesting- i find lots of stuff online that specifically mention gillette's blue blades as the best razor to use in making the radios, but i also can't find anything about gillette purposely bluing the blades to help pows. The abrasive surface helps keep razor blades sharp run the razor blade across the pad a few times in each direction wipe off the blade to get rid of any of the pad's particles dry your blade of all water using a blow dryer or by covering it with rubbing alcohol and then shaking it dry submerge the blade in a container of mineral oil.