You are Unregistered, please register to gain Full access.    
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Go Back   Band Of Riders > BoRn > Bull Pen
   

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-07-2018, 09:52 AM   #1
marshdrummer
Pit Boss
 
marshdrummer's Avatar
 
Call Me: Jay
Location: Central CT
Odometer: lots
Bike: 2011 R1 (street/track)
Posts: 4,795

Default Body Groomer Recommendations

Who's got what? Seems everything on the market has 50/50 reviews....

Mostly back, chest, stach, goatee.....
marshdrummer is offline   Reply With Quote

Old 11-07-2018, 09:54 AM   #2
TIMMYDUCK
Head Woodchuck
 
TIMMYDUCK's Avatar
 
Call Me: Tim-E-Duck
Location: 05677 & 06070
Odometer: 405,000
Bike: 2006 GSX1300RK6 2004 GSX1300RZ4 Dragon Bike
Posts: 3,849

Default

Gillette and a friendly female is all I got for this one …..
__________________
Noxen you may be gone but you will never not be forgotten. Godspeed to you always............

Raybusa0818 you may be gone also, but you will never be forgotten. Godspeed to you always.................

Matt V ..........Godspeed to you , I know...
TIMMYDUCK is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-07-2018, 11:14 AM   #3
CamaroJockey
Is it still a "mid-life" crisis at age 40?
 
CamaroJockey's Avatar
 
Call Me: Noel
Location: Meriden
Odometer: lots
Bike: TWINS! I fucking love twins! Wait...
Posts: 18,204

Default

I've got an extra hedge trimmer you can have, ya fucking gorilla.
__________________
LRRS/CCS Amateur #514 / RSP Racing / Woodcraft / MTAG Pirelli / Dyno Solutions / Tony's Track Days / Sport Bike Track Gear / 434racer / Brunetto T-Shirts / Knox / GMD Computrack

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mr. Kurtz View Post
This place is about as family friendly as donkey porn.
Quote:
Originally Posted by nhbubba View Post
Noel is my hero
CamaroJockey is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-07-2018, 12:59 PM   #4
eric351w
Lord Dark Helmet
 
eric351w's Avatar
 
Call Me: Duh
Location: Dirty Water
Odometer: Mucho
Bike: Nada
Posts: 2,994

Default

Wahl, have had the same one for 10 years. 3 different heads and many different attachments handles every nook and cranny for me. You can find cheaper elsewhere but this is the model I have.


https://www.walmart.com/ip/Wahl-Powe...yABEgKWsPD_BwE
__________________
eric351w is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-07-2018, 01:47 PM   #5
adouglas
Shrimp Boat Captain
 
adouglas's Avatar
 
Call Me: Andrew
Location: Trum-bull
Odometer: Lots
Bike: 2011 GSX-R750 street, ex-Boris 06 R6 track
Posts: 1,210

Default

From....


...wait for it....























Wahl-mart.


Sorry, couldn't resist.

__________________
Kwicherbichen. I'm old and I'm slow and I don't care. Get off my lawn, ya punk.
adouglas is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-07-2018, 02:37 PM   #6
weld
_
 
weld's Avatar
 
Call Me: J
Location: Danbury, CT
Odometer: 370
Bike: 06 636, Grom
Posts: 2,533

Default

Philips Bodygroom, model BG2034 or the newer BG5025. You'll find them ~$30 or less around black friday. Comes with a extra long back attachment if you need it.
weld is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-07-2018, 02:58 PM   #7
marshdrummer
Pit Boss
 
marshdrummer's Avatar
 
Call Me: Jay
Location: Central CT
Odometer: lots
Bike: 2011 R1 (street/track)
Posts: 4,795

Default

Keep'em coming....

I had the wahl stainless...It was okay...a little rough on the skin. Grabbed the skin in some hard to reach places.....charging chip went...very common in these.
marshdrummer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-07-2018, 06:51 PM   #8
ilikenapalm
Vice President Palin
 
ilikenapalm's Avatar
 
Call Me: Matt All Together
Location: Manchester
Odometer: Some
Bike: I'm A Squid
Posts: 3,636

Default

I've been using a Wahl for years. I usually trim down with a 0 and on the lowest setting every few weeks or so. Lately I've been pushing the blade out just a little bit, so it's more like halfway between as close as it goes and as far as it goes. Seems to help cut down on the ingrown hairs and shit. If you're going to shave with a razor, I still recommend trimming with some kind of clippers first. It'll make the shave go so much easier. If your clippers are pulling, you likely just need to oil them and they should be fine. Depending on how you are at maintenancing them, you might want to separate the blade guard thing from the piece that moves back and forth and give it a thorough cleaning. Try to brush out your cut hair after each session. Oil frequently - I usually do mine like every 3 or 4.
This looks pretty close to the model I have: https://www.amazon.com/Grooming-husb.../dp/B0026IBSVE

Manscaping - shave with whatever you're using on your face. Although, to be honest, I found the Harry's razors to be a little better at body shaving than Gillette. These were the ones I was using: https://www.harrys.com/en/us/product...ist=shave-sets I'm all out now and don't plan to re-order. The Gillette works ok, just takes a little longer sometimes.



Back is tough. I get hair in three different areas - upper central neck area, dead center of my back (impossible to reach), and above my buttcrack. I can trim two of the three with the clippers and it cleans me up ok. I actually got that shit waxed for the first time... $60 to do it, lasts for about a month. I'm going to look into laser treatments, though it'll be upwards of $1,000-$1,500 just to do the back.

Also, after looking at the Bodygroom with the back attachment, that might be the way to go.
ilikenapalm is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-07-2018, 07:48 PM   #9
mattr302
9.5 > 10
 
mattr302's Avatar
 
Call Me: Raby
Location: Hamden
Odometer: 40k
Bike: FZ6, F4i, DR350
Posts: 3,207

Default

Oddly enough, on NESR someone just asked about dog grooming clippers, and I said that this is what I bought to do touchups on my poodle mutt: https://www.petco.com/shop/en/petcos...et-clipper-kit

I actually use it for myself too. I’ve used Wahl (corded) human clippers for years, I did regular haircuts on probably 6-8 friends in college with it. This cordless one with the Lithium battery seems just as powerful and has very good run time. The angle of the dog blades is a little different than the human blades, but they both use the same mounting screws so it’s easy to change them out for the human hair ones:
https://www.amazon.com/Wahl-Replacem.../dp/B001L8ND0E
mattr302 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-08-2018, 09:34 AM   #10
marshdrummer
Pit Boss
 
marshdrummer's Avatar
 
Call Me: Jay
Location: Central CT
Odometer: lots
Bike: 2011 R1 (street/track)
Posts: 4,795

Default

I think imma gunna try this one...

https://www.amazon.com/Philips-Norel...ct_top?ie=UTF8

Getting good reviews for the body trimming....
marshdrummer is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
body, groomer, recommendations

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Need tabluter recommendations Mustang Bull Pen 22 02-09-2017 09:11 PM
New helmet recommendations? bryan217 Gear, Parts or Accessories 39 03-12-2015 02:20 PM
Beard/Mustache Trimmer/Groomer? marshdrummer Bull Pen 15 03-17-2014 04:41 PM
Gunsmith recommendations eric351w Bull Pen 38 01-28-2012 12:31 PM
Recommendations for a hair cut? Jonny Rocket Bull Pen 47 03-29-2008 02:46 PM



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Contact Us - BoRn - Archive - Top