Merkur heavy duty regular model is one of their most popular double edge safety razors. Turning knob at base of handle releases the screw rod top for blade replacement. Two part razor use a double edge blade included. The traditional alternative to other razor styles. Comes in chrome or gold finish straight head. 3 1/4 inch total razor length. Model 34 razor weight is 2.75 ounce with regular head. Double edge safety razor blades.
Did you know? All Merkur razors in gold are gold plated in a galvanic bath (not just gold colored). Gold plating is done over a nickel layer and we are talking about 14 carat, hard-gold plating (technical term for a method where other components like cobalt, silver and copper come with the gold) to give not only the warm shine but also being hard enough not to come off.
Two part razors have a long screw release for loading the blade. The screw release dial at the base of the handle is turned to loosen the screw