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Recommendations on hair trimmer/clippers

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by cmack, May 9, 2013.

  1. cmack

    cmack [OP] Impeach Chris4x4!

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    Need a new one. Anyone have any recommendations?
     
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    scocar Not one of the 10,000 Baja Edition Elite Guard

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    Since you keep proclaiming you are old, you should get one of these for out-of-control nostril hair.

    It is a single-purpose tool, but it is far better and more relaible than any electric alternative I have found:

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    http://www.amazon.com/Groom-Mate-Platinum-Nose-Trimmer/dp/B000EBFJXS

    For metrosexual grooming like your chest (assuming it has any hair) and nads (ditto), I can't help you, bankerboi.
     
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    Saskquatch11 TRUCK YEAH

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  4. cmack

    cmack [OP] Impeach Chris4x4!

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    Don't need those yet. Not for chest. For the hair ontop of my head...seeing how I still have it there unlike others..
     
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    cmack [OP] Impeach Chris4x4!

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    scocar Not one of the 10,000 Baja Edition Elite Guard

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    #peterpeckerbeaterprobs
     
  7. cmack

    cmack [OP] Impeach Chris4x4!

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    Monster Coma Well-Known Member

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    I have Conair Simple Cut. $10 at walmart and they've cut my hair flawlessly for about 10 cuts now I guess. I know not many but for $10 im not complaining
     
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    I have a Wahl that I use on my dogs, got it cheap at Wal-Mart. It works great, had it for several years. I am sure their people ones are good, too.

    Careful with those nose hair trimmers, they can be a torture device, pulling the hair rather than cutting it.
     
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    cmack [OP] Impeach Chris4x4!

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    Cheap! I dig!
    I've heard good things about Wahl. Will definitely check them out.


    Don't need nose trimmers (yet) ;)
     
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    This damn thing better work.
     
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    Yeah it works well lol comes with 1-4 clippers
     
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    cmack [OP] Impeach Chris4x4!

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    sweet. yeah i usually do a 1 on the sides and like a 4 up top
     
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    one of the saddest days of my life was when my barber told me to quit coming in for haircuts..he hated taking my money. effer!

    he then suggested i buy a pro trimmer. he vehemently suggested that i spend my money on a Oster Classic 76.

    i think i paid $150ish with three blades. nothing cuts like length dedicated steel blades. those plastic combs trying to adjust the cut of the single blade..lame.

    i have been doing this for 5 years now. at $20 per pop..every three weeks..plus tip. i've saved over $1500..hahaha.

    and just cutting my hair; the blades barely work. i am still on the same 00 blade. i havent needed a new one or sharpened this one yet.

    go with a pro cutter friend.

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    xJuice My spoon is too Big!

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    Get a nice Wahl or Oster kit
     
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    I've owned 2 Wahls (approximately $40 each) and have had them last for 5ish years each before I finally decided to get new clippers, doubt I really needed to get new ones then. Never sharpened blades or changed blades. The occasional oiling and brushing of hair out of the inside.
     
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    cmack [OP] Impeach Chris4x4!

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    All good info. Thanks amigos. I used to have a family friend do it for me at her shop, but she's made me mad, so time to DIY it :D
     
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    Wouldn't have sex with you? Understandable
     
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    :cool:

    I was fed up with the cheap electric Medieval torture devices. Operating this takes a little getting used to, but couldn't be simpler. Never tugs, doesn't dull thick blades with big bevels), never runs out of juice, and never fluctuates wildly between zero and 3 million RPM depending on angle of attack, relative humidity, and whether it got laid recently.
     
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