Gillette Rubie Platinum PLUS double edge razor blades

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Introduction :

A rare hidden gem in the double edge industry. An obscure and hard to find Russian Gillette blade.
Gillette Rubie Platinum PLUS offers a smooth shave without being extremely sharp. The quality of the blade edge is above average without any visible imperfections. A must for people with sensitive skin who wants a smooth shave.

Manufacturer : Gillette

Country: Russia

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Packaging:

Cart box including 5 blades. Each blade has it’s own singular paper card confection. See the photos below.

Photos :

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Specifications :

  • Coating: Platinum
  • Angle: 15,6° – 17°
  • Bevel: Single
  • Weight: 0.52gr

Microscope:

  • Edge aspect:
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  • Corner aspect:
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  • Angle aspect:
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  • Imperfections:
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Sharpness:
We have tested with our custom sharpness test tool 4 new razor blades. Each blade side of has been tested 3 times.
So we have 24 total cuts (4*3*2).
Mean(average)=5781 dg
Standard deviation=310
The Gillette – Rubie Platinum Razor Blade is rather on the sooth type of blades. It is not sharp making ideal for starters.
Download Gillette-Rubie-Platinum-Plus sharpness test

SMOOTHNESS: 9/10

DURATION: 3-4 times

QUALITY: 10/10

VALUE FOR MONEY: 9/10

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Conclusions :
Overall, an ideal blade for new comers as smoothness fans. Pretty forgiving blade with extreme polished edge.

VOTE: 8/10
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