Ōku Collaboration
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Ōku Collaboration

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These brushes are named after Oviedo, a city in northern Spain, not far from the Cantabrico sea. It is located in a region called Asturias, known for its coal mines, rich architecture and culture . Each brush is hand made in California. These pieces are a limited edition production by Carbon Shaving Co and Ōku Brushes...we only have a small amount on hand but intend to only make 6 of these units.

Each set comes with your choice of base plate, either the Orginal, + or ++ plates. Prior to shipping we will email and ask which base you would like. See notes below for base plate choices*

 

Product Details:

  • Material: 100% Marine Grade(316L) Stainless Steel Safety Razor
  • Sterling silver inlay(.925 purity)
  • All Stainless Parts Precision CNC Machined
  • Designed, Made and Finished in the USA
  • Thin-Vintage Design Inspired from the 1940 Classic Razor
  • Zero Plastic in Packaging
  • Free Shipping (USA and Canada only)

     

    Razor Technical Specifications:

    • ~65 grams total weight (3.3oz)
    • Your choice of a base plate, see base plate notes below*
    • All base plates have positive blade exposure
    • 92 mm handle length (3.6 inches) - 13 mm handle diameter (.5 inches)
    • High Polish Finish - Some machine marks are visible. Some scratches also exist. These can be seen under the cap, on critical dimensions and when magnified.

    Brush Technical Specifications:

    • ~83 grams total weight (2.9oz)
    • The material is a hand finished photopolymer
    • Two band finest badger, extra dense
    • Includes a hand made leather case for the brush

    *Some notes to help you pick your Base Plate:

    Original Base Plate -  This is our current design configuration. It’s still my personal favorite and has a .68mm with positive blade exposure. This design offers a lot of user control with positive blade exposure. For a milder shave, you can change the angle or “ride the cap” for sensitive parts like the neck. For other areas, you can still have a good amount of efficiency.

    + Base Plate -  We reduced the blade exposure and increased the gap to .88mm. This is a nice option if you only shave every 2-3 days, as the larger gap allows for this. Early feedback has been positive for those that prefer less blade exposure, but enjoy the efficiency of a larger gap.

    ++ Base Plate -  This one is for those who like a very efficient option. This plate is still with positive blade exposure, but has less exposure than the + Base Plate. This razor has a larger 1.08mm gap. If you have thick hair and shave every 4-5 days or just like an efficient razor, this would be the one.

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