DOVO Solingen Bismarck Straight Razor: Ebony Handle 6/8" Carbon
DOVO Solingen Bismarck Straight Razor: Ebony Handle 6/8" Carbon
DOVO Solingen Bismarck Straight Razor: Ebony Handle 6/8" Carbon
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DOVO Solingen Bismarck Straight Razor: Ebony Handle 6/8" Carbon

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The Bismarck - A Shaving Masterpiece

One of Dovo Solingen's most coveted creations is the Bismarck Straight Razor No.2. It features an ebony wood handle and ornate blade with 24-karat gold etching. Made from the highest quality carbon steel, this razor has a 6/8" round point, full hollow ground blade and offers the ultimate in blade hardness, elasticity and resistance to wear.

Named after the legendary German statesman Otto von Bismarck, this razor exemplifies the brand's commitment to excellence. The Bismarck features a 6/8" blade, making it ideal for both newcomers and experienced wet shavers.

The blade's full hollow grind enhances its maneuverability, allowing for intricate shaving patterns and effortless gliding across the skin. The razor's tang is adorned with an elegant file jimping pattern, not only adding to its aesthetic appeal but also providing improved control during the shave.

Specifics:

Material:
Carbon Steel

Specifications:
Round Point with 24-karat gold etching, roof-shaped spine, concave profile, thumbnotch on tang

Blade Width:
6/8"

Grind:
Full Hollow Ground Blade

Handle:
Ebony Wood

Dimensions:
16.2 cm x 2.7 cm x 1.1 cm

Model Number:
10681082 / 26810

Made in Germany

 

The Legacy of Dovo Solingen

Dovo Solingen is a venerable German brand renowned for its commitment to exceptional craftsmanship and timeless design. Established in 1906, the company has consistently delivered high-quality straight razors that have become iconic in the world of traditional wet shaving. Their razors are forged in Solingen, a city in Germany celebrated for producing the finest blades in the world, earning it the moniker "City of Blades."

Uncompromising Craftsmanship

At Dovo Solingen, each razor is meticulously crafted by skilled artisans who embrace the time-honored techniques handed down through generations. The razors are made from the highest quality carbon steel, ensuring an unparalleled edge that glides effortlessly through the toughest facial hair, providing an exceptionally close and smooth shave.

The handle materials are equally impressive, with options like Ebony, Olive Wood, and Buffalo Horn, each offering a distinct aesthetic appeal and a comfortable grip. Dovo's dedication to precision and attention to detail is evident in every aspect of their razors, setting them apart from mass-produced alternatives.

The Art of Straight Razor Shaving

Owning a Dovo Solingen Straight Razor is more than owning a grooming tool; it is embracing an art form. The ritual of straight razor shaving harks back to a time when grooming was a meditative and indulgent experience. With the right technique, a Dovo razor can elevate your morning routine to an act of self-care and refinement.

Maintenance and Care

To ensure your Dovo Solingen Straight Razor remains in pristine condition and delivers exceptional shaves for decades, proper maintenance is essential. After each use, carefully rinse the blade and handle with warm water, pat them dry, and store the razor in a dry place. Regularly hone and strop the blade to maintain its sharpness and edge alignment.