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Gillette $1.95 Fatboy TTO Adjustable Double Edge Safety Razor Revamp | Made to Order

$195.00

Description

The $1.95 Fatboy from Gillette is a Twist to Open (TTO) Double Edge Razor that allows convenient loading of blades and 1-9 Adjustability dial so you get your perfect shave everytime! The Fatboy is the most popular Gillette razor because of its mechanical design, heft, durability, and classic 50's appeal. The Fatboy is a wonderful shaver that no man should be without.

The Gillette $1.95 Fatboy Adjustable was manufcatured during 1958-1961.

Manufactured: USA
Original Finish: Nickel
Weight: 79g
Handle Length: 87mm

WHY WAS OUR MADE TO ORDER SECTION CREATED?

We get questions frequently asking if a particular razor they are bidding on through Ebay would be a good candidate for a Revamp. It's impossible to guarantee our analysis is accurate without having the razor in our hands, so we created a solution! Forget the risk of buying online, paying shipping, shipping the razor to us, paying for service work, waiting an additional 4-6 weeks, only to receive the razor back and be disappointed because it wasn't a perfect candidate to begin with.

WHAT IS MADE TO ORDER?

Our 'Made to Order' service allows you to purchase razors that we have already inspected, vetted, and guarantee! Pick the razor model and precious metal of your choosing and your Revamped razor will be shipped in no more than 2-3 weeks!

If you have a preference in Date Codes we will do our best to secure them, however cannot guarantee the date code will be available.

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  1. Excellent razor 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 30th Jun 2018

    I found my (old) new Fatboy to be a little chunkier than I thought it would be. A bit heavy and a little short. Now that I have been shaving with it I have to say that is is giving me the closest and smoothest shaves of any razor to date. The audial feedback is just right. The Fatboy just glides over my face with no discernible pull until it is time to refplace the blade. Combined with a Feather blade the Fatboy is producing a fabulous shaving experience. Oh and by the way the idea of using a vintage piece of Americana which is so well made it performs perfectly after 60 years is totally amazing. Kudos to Matt for sourcing and reconditioning this piece of art.

  2. Quality!!!!!! 4 Star Review

    Posted by on 6th May 2018

    Nice work on a vintage piece, 4 stars. Timeline is sketchy, work and product superb. Do it you will not be disappointed, just realize 3 weeks is not what to expect. Quality is not fast or cheap. Thanks!!!!!

  3. 1958 Fatboy D4 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 14th Apr 2018

    Thanks for doing such a wonderful job. I am very pleased with the result which is as new condition.
    Regards from Melbourne Australia

  4. Love 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 31st Mar 2018

    just a few words, fantastic

  5. Johan 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 26th Mar 2018

    Magnifique rasoir, livré dans les délais,

  6. 1961 Fatboy 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 16th Mar 2018

    This razor is nothing short of awesome! It operates very smoothly, with the doors opening even. Better than new!

  7. Fantastic 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 19th Feb 2018

    Purchased a "made to order" Gillette Fat Boy and as usual I am beyond satisfied. This company is beyond Fantastic. I am dropping an obscene amount of money here and it is worth every penny.

  8. Great Razor 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 12th Feb 2018

    Great service. I am extremely happy with my made-to-order Fatboy.

  9. Technical Masterpiece 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 3rd Jan 2018

    Bought my second Fat Boy from Razor Emporium. This one in Gold. What a beauty! Handles great as all Fat Boys do. Perfect weight balance and the option to select blade closeness makes it a must. Only one complaint: The red paint on the numbers indicator hardly shows!

  10. Just became my favorite razor! 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 12th Nov 2017

    Awesome, Impeccable rebuild of a razor that was made 58 years ago!! It looks and functions better than brand new. The rhodium finish is a perfect addition to an otherwise top shelf product. Thank you for an incredible job....worth every penny!!!

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WHY CHOOSE RAZOR EMPORIUM?

Browse our large selection of high-quality new & vintage razors, shaving products, and accessories that we have hand-selected for their quality to insure that you have the best shaving experience from the start. Specializing in vintage shaving gear, you can shop with ease for professionally restored and sanitized razors that have been adjusted, photographed in high-resolution and arrive Shave-Ready. Buy with confidence knowing that we stand behind everything we sell and service. What you see online is exactly what you will get. We guarantee it!