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Merkur 38C DE Razor

Merkur 38C DE Razor
Product Code: DM38C

  • Merkur 38C DE Razor

  • Barber Pole knurl effect handle

  • Length of handle 80mm

  • Weight 115g

  • Presented in Merkur Card presentation carton

  • Made in Germany

Excl. VAT: £33.29 Incl. VAT: £39.95

Availability: In stock


This fine razor is made in Germany by Dovo Merkur, manufacturers of fine quality precision shaving implements since 1906. The Barber's Pole textured handle helps with wet grip.Overall length: 100mm, Handle length: 80 mm, Weight 115g. Presented in Merkur Card Box

Customer Reviews

Merkur 38C DE Razor - 1st time user
Nice weight, feels good in the hand. My first traditional razor and has been a delight to use
Review by Stephen C / (Posted on 17/11/2018)
Nothing to be scared of
I have an Edwin Jagger and an old Gilette Slim Twist that I have started using again. The Mercury is different insofar as it is a two piece as opposed to three piece or butterfly opening razor. It is no longer than the slim twist. It is not unwieldy for anyone with normal size hands. The weight is not a problem.

So far it is easier to change a blade than on the Edwin Jagger where removing the old blade is an issue as the stem gets snagged between the base plate and the top and usually needs to be knocked out using the handle. It is not as easy as the slim twist where the razor does not need to be dismantled to change a blade. Slim twist now seems a bit lightweight though.

Shaving is fine using the Merkur. It is possible sometimes to twist the opening mechanism slightly in use though.

Anyway it is a useful razor to have. Individual preference will dictate which type of razor becomes your favourite.
Review by Peter / (Posted on 16/11/2018)

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