This 6/8 straight razor is scaled in black G-10. This blade ships with the bevel set, but not shave ready unless you select the optional honing service.
James Arman, one of the most experienced razor smiths in the USA, has begun producing straight razors for Maggard Razors.
With thousands of razors under his belt, Arman’s production quality is of the highest caliber. Individually hand crafted, they are consistently ground, heat treated and tempered using proven techniques.
The 6/8 Blades have the following features:
Quarter-Hollow Ground on a 8″ contact wheel
O-1 Carbon Tool Steel
61 HRC, Triple Tempered
Satin Finished (400 grit + Scotchbrite)
1/16″ pivot hole