208 Re-honed Again:

Even though I got a really good shave with it today, the 208 was still not to my liking in terms of post shave comfort. The integrity balm made by Soap Commander eliminated the harsh post shave that was left by the 208. So with that being said, I killed the edge and started over from scratch. I reset the bevel and did my usual routine. Once the Norton 4K side is gone, it's NOT going to be replaced at all. I'll also be looking at other low to mid level stones. Norton water stones do provide a good edge, but not quite the edge I'm looking for in terms of post shave comfort and smoothness:

Retiring The Track 2:

This will be breaking a lot of people's hearts, but I'm retiring my 1970 Gillette Track 2  to my collection and will no longer be u...