today I finished this drop point Jäger with a 11,9cm blade from 1.3505
Solver soldered guard from brass, spacers from aluminium and micarta, sambar taper and the pommel from brass with a 7x57 FNT 1930 cartridge.
I have been using a straight razor for many years. So when Shing asked for volunteers to test shave, I was happy to help.
With straight razors getting the geometry of the grind right is key. Shing got it bang on.
Thin even bevel and a…