Waits’ A Safety Razor Compendium
The successor to The Safety Razor Reference Guide

You can DOWNLOAD the complete color PDF at:

RazorEmporium (search “Compendium”)


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There PDF is 690 MB, so your will need to have a broadband connection
and at least a GB of available space on your computer.  

In color for Windows or Mac

  • Adobe® Acrobat® PDF format
  • Structured for easy browsing
  • Searchable
  • Printable -- 587 pages

NOT a price guide but with many references to relevant pages in Safety Razors: A Price Guide (L-W Book Sales, 1995)


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About Safety Razors
Patents and Trademarks
Alphabetical Listing – A to Z

– Separate Sections on Brands –

ASR – Ever-Ready   –   Kampfe
AutoStrop-Valet –    Rolls
Durham Duplex    – Schick
Gem   –   USSR
Gillette   –   Wilkinson

Safety Razor Collectibles
Safety Razor Related Patents
Patent Years: U.S. – British – German



A Safety Razor Compendium
 is also available as a
600-page black & white book.


Information at


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