Boasting a beautifully grained Spanish Oak handle, the Dovo "Encina" 6/8" Spanish Oak Straight Razor features a round tip and a full hollow grind. The blade is engraved with "Encina" on its satin finish. Stability of the razor in the hand is enhanced with by jimps, or faint ridges, on the tang and etching on the spine. Choosing a 6/8" mid point blade is a good choice for a novice straight blade user, and may be the preference of a more experienced shaver. If you are considering a leap the straight blade, let this handsome selection be your guide.
For more than 100 years, Dovo has been crafting fine razors for the wet shaving community in the Solingen area of Germany. The moniker "Solingen" can be affixed by law only to the highest quality razors produced in a prescribed area and using materials produced there and not imported. Dovo goes further and considers Solingen quality to be the barest minimum, and regularly exceeds those requirements, for the benefit of shavers everywhere, including our clientele.
Full Hollow Ground blade
Manufactured by DOVO of Solingen, Germany.
* This razor is not pre-honed. Even if Dovo Solingen will sharpen their razors before packaging, the razors might require some honing before first usage.
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