Above the Tie is proud to offer the Calypso R1 Safety Razor, hand crafted from solid 7075 aircraft grade aluminum here in the USA. Fully machined to the same impressive specks as our stainless steel line of razors. Experience the quality, efficiency and reliability of an Above the Tie razor for a lot less money.
Calypso:The Calypso handle with the classic “Barber Pole” look is 3.5″ long and weighs 27 grams.
R1 :The R1 Base Plate is the mid aggressive and most versatile of the solid bar line with a .58 mm blade gap.
When assembled, the Calypso R1 razor weighs in at 40 grams, total length is 3″.
This tool is wonderfully machined with very tight tolerances. The blade seats precisely in the head with symmetrical blade exposure. This razor is easy to master because the shave angle is very intuitive. In addition the razor “sings” like no other. This audible feedback is helpful in maintaining a proper shave angle. The Calypso R1 is a very efficient yet smooth shaver.
The Calypso handle also fits the following; Weber, Tradede OC, Goodfella, Edwin Jagger, Muhle, Gillette Old Type and Tech heads.
Order now and secure your Calypso R1 Razor including free domestic shipping.