Feather is very popular for its super sharp and very aggressive double edge safety razor blades. The brand might be known to manufacture razor blades but it also produces high quality DE safety razors. The same level of craftsmanship is applied in producing the safety razors.
The AS-D2 or the Seki Edge Feather All Stainless Steel Double Edge Safety Razor is one of the razor that the company produces. The entire frame, from the handle to the head, they’re all made from stainless steel. The razor has an elegant design a small compact head, and a think and textured handle. The head of the razor is its distinguishing characteristics. Compared to other razors it’s smaller and flatter. The weight of the head is important to give the razor balance. A razor has better heft when much of the weight is at the bottom or the handle of the razor.
A long handle is being adapted by newer designs of safety razors. It makes shaving easier especially for people with large hands. The packaging of the product shouts class and high quality. It’s a black tablet made of hard plastic with compartments for the razor and the razor blades.
Feather razor blades are known for their superior quality. People who don’t want to settle for less choose Feather even if the cost is higher than other brands. You get what you pay for. For this razor, the price is way higher than the regular DE safety razors. Other brands sell their brass razors for $40. This razor which is made from stainless steel is around $150. That is almost comparable to that of electric razor prices.
Even though it’s a bit pricey, the amount of savings that can be made with the use of this safety razor is incomparable to cartridge and electric razors.
- Quality: 10/10
The quality of the razor is superior and the razor itself can last practically forever.
- User Friendly: 9/10
The long handle and the light and small head makes the razor easy to use even for starters.
- Grip: 10/10
The texture of the razor provide a sure grip.
- Ease of Blade Replacement: 8/10
The razor has to be unscrewed to multiple pieces before can be replaced.
- Aggressiveness: 9/10
Users have raved about how the safety razor is really safe. The design of the head make shaving less harsh but still achieve very good results.
- Adjustability: 8/10
The blade used can be from a different brand. This is the only adjustment that can be done for this razor.
- Balance: 10/10
The long handle provides balance and good heft. Normally, a heavy razor provides better balance than lighter ones but making the bottom part of the razor heavier provides excellent balance when shaving.
- Value for Money: 9/10
The price of the razor is set out right considering the quality of the razor but again, people will be hesitant to buy the razor because there are a lot of cheaper razors.
- Overall: 9/10
Overall, this razor is top-of-the-line product. This razor is a sure choice for people who want an investment and who want a lifetime shaving partner.
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