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Boker Straight Razors

Boker straight razors are crafted with precision to produce one of the best classic straight razors in both material and design.

The renowned Boker brand has over 150 years of expertise in creating innovative and functional blades and razors, with a passion to produce only the highest quality products.

The exquisite Boker classic straight razor offers a trendy shaving experience while producing a clean and skin-friendly shave every time. Our broad collection includes Boker stainless steel straight razors and carbon steel straight razors with an extensive range of unique straight razor handles, otherwise known as ‘scales’.

Shop the range of Boker straight razors today and enjoy a quality classic shaving experience!

  • Boker - Stand for Straight Razor and Shaving Brush, Chrome - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - Stand for Straight Razor and Shaving Brush, Chrome - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Stand for Straight Razor and Shaving Brush, Chrome

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    This practical chrome stand stylishly holds a classic straight razor and shaving brush and will clean up your bathroom counter with a functional to...

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  • Boker - Classic Round Point Stainless Steel Straight Razor, Black Handle, 5/8" - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - Classic Round Point Stainless Steel Straight Razor, Black Handle, 5/8" - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Classic Round Point Straight Razor, Black Handle, 5/8"

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    The Boker Classic Round Point Stainless Steel has a black handle made from moisture resistant resin. The stainless steel blade is ground extra holl...

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  • Boker - Water Stone 3000/8000 - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Water Stone 3000/8000

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    The paired grain sizes of the premium Asian combination water stone are each designed for rough and finish sharpening and ensure the best possible ...

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  • Boker - Classic Spanish Point Stainless Steel Straight Razor, Black Handle, 5/8" - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - Classic Spanish Point Stainless Steel Straight Razor, Black Handle, 5/8" - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Classic Spanish Point Straight Razor, Black Handle, 5/8"

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    The Boker Classic Spanish Point Stainless Steel has a black handle made from moisture resistant resin. The Spanish Point makes it easy to shave the...

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  • Boker - Stand for Straight Razor, Chrome - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - Stand for Straight Razor, Chrome - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Stand for Straight Razor, Chrome

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    This practical chrome stand stylishly holds a classic straight razor and will clean up your bathroom counter with a functional touch. The famous sh...

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  • Boker - Spanner Strop - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - Spanner Strop - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Spanner Strop

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    The Boker Spanner Strop is ideal for stropping straight razors on both sides. Pre and final stropping can be performed on two different surfaces wi...

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  • Boker - Abalone Straight Razor, 6/8" - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - Abalone Straight Razor, 6/8" - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Abalone Straight Razor, 6/8"

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    The Boker Abalone combines extraordinary design and outstanding performance. The die-forged blade of this exceptional straight razor consists of ca...

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  • Boker - Water Stone 2000/5000 - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Water Stone 2000/5000

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    The paired grain sizes of the premium Asian combination water stone are each designed for rough and finish sharpening and ensure the best possible ...

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  • Boker - Leather Wallet Black - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - Leather Wallet Black - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Leather Wallet Black

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    This beautiful sheath is made from leather and is perfect for transporting all Boker straight razors in the sizes from 4/8 to 7/8 inch. The black g...

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  • Boker - Mother of Pearl 2.0 Straight Razor, 6/8" - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - Mother of Pearl 2.0 Straight Razor, 6/8" - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Mother of Pearl 2.0 Straight Razor, 6/8"

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    The cut and polished shells of the pearl oysters were once a common currency and have been used in the production of jewelry for a long time. The h...

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  • Boker - Pro Long Barbarette, Black - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - Pro Long Barbarette, Black - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Pro Long Barbarette, Black

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    The Pro Long Barbarette is Boker's way of making the straight razor accessible to all wet-shavers. Taking on the form of a traditional shavette mod...

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  • Boker - Julian's Barbershop, Straight Razor 6/8" - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - Julian's Barbershop, Straight Razor 6/8" - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Julian's Barbershop, Straight Razor 6/8"

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    The 6/8" blade with traditional square head - optimal for drawing sharp contours - was burnished black. The handle is made of white Elforyn with a ...

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  • Boker - Schwarzgold Straight Razor, 6/8" - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - Schwarzgold Straight Razor, 6/8" - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Schwarzgold Straight Razor, 6/8"

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    Boker wanted to pay homage to the extraordinary racing mare Schwarzgold with the elegant Straight Razor Schwarzgold with black Ruthenium coating on...

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  • Boker - Amboina Straight Razor, Black Carbon Steel, 6/8" - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - Amboina Straight Razor, Black Carbon Steel, 6/8" - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Amboina Straight Razor, Black Carbon Steel, 6/8"

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    Boker Black Amboina is an exceptional and rare straight razor. The expressive 6/8 inch razor is completely black with a burnished blade made of hig...

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  • Boker - One-Week Box - Case for 7 Straight Razors - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - One-Week Box - Case for 7 Straight Razors - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - One-Week Box - Case for 7 Straight Razors

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    The Boker one-week box gives the enthusiast and collector the opportunity to configure his own one-week set according to his needs, with identical ...

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  • Boker - Extra Wide Hanging Strop with Ring, Cowhide Leather 57cm - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - Extra Wide Hanging Strop with Ring, Cowhide Leather 57cm - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Extra Wide Hanging Strop with Ring, Cowhide Leather 57cm

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    Boker extra wide razor strop (80 mm wide) is made from premium real leather with nickel-plated steel loops for hanging and holding. The red backsid...

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  • Boker - Celebrated Wenge Straight Razor, 6/8" - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - Celebrated Wenge Straight Razor, 6/8" - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Celebrated Wenge Straight Razor, 6/8"

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    Boker named signature models as Celebrated since 1906. The handle shows the extraordinary contrasting pattern of Wenge, an African fine wood, that ...

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  • Boker - Hanging Strop, Cowhide Leather 46 cm - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - Hanging Strop, Cowhide Leather 46 cm - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Hanging Strop, Cowhide Leather 46 cm

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    Boker razor strap is made with the best cowhide and nickel-plated steel rings to hang it. The back is made of linen and collects dirt and loose ste...

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  • Boker - Damast Horn, Straight Razor 6/8" - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - Damast Horn, Straight Razor 6/8" - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Damast Horn, Straight Razor 6/8"

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    Hand-picked horn handles and a noble 6/8 inch blade made of Damascus Stainless Steel make the Boker Damascus Horn a unique one of a kind razor. The...

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  • Boker - Yellow Strop Paste - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Yellow Strop Paste

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    The Boker Yellow Strop Paste is used to maintain the condition of the leather on your strop. It is great for natural leather and it goes a long way...

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  • Boker - Blue Shell Barber's Notch Straight Razor, 7/8" - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - Blue Shell Barber's Notch Straight Razor, 7/8" - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Blue Shell Barber's Notch Straight Razor, 7/8"

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    Blue Shell Barber's Notch is a mighty 7/8 inch wide blade of exceptional quality. It is one of the best ever straight razors you will see.  The han...

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  • Boker - Celebrated Curly Birch Straight Razor, 6/8" - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - Celebrated Curly Birch Straight Razor, 6/8" - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Celebrated Curly Birch Straight Razor, 6/8"

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    Boker named signature models as Celebrated since 1906. The handle shows the extraordinary curly birch which is indigenous to Northern Europe and is...

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  • Boker - Hanging Strop with Handle, Cowhide Leather 63 cm - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - Hanging Strop with Handle, Cowhide Leather 63 cm - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Hanging Strop with Handle, Cowhide Leather 63 cm

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    High-quality hanging strop made from genuine Russia leather with nickel-plated steel loop for hanging. The leather handle ensures a pleasant grip. ...

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  • Boker - Horn, Straight Razor 7/8" - New England Shaving Company
    Boker - Horn, Straight Razor 7/8" - New England Shaving Company
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    Boker - Graf Engelbert II. Straight Razor 7/8"

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    Company headquarters of Boker in Solingen is not far from the hallmark of the Bergisches Land region, the Castle Burg an der Wupper. The castle is ...

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How to Sharpen Boker Straight Razors

Sharpening a Boker straight razor involves a series of precise steps to ensure the blade maintains its optimal edge for a smooth shave. 

Begin by assessing the blade for dullness. Use a honing stone with a grit of 4000 to 8000, wetting it with water or honing oil for lubrication. 

Hold the razor at a 20-degree angle to the stone, sliding it in an X-pattern to sharpen evenly. Apply consistent, gentle pressure. 

After honing, strop the blade on a leather strop to align the edge, preparing it for use. 

Regular maintenance, including daily stropping and periodic honing, keeps the razor in excellent condition, ensuring a comfortable shaving experience.

FAQs

What do I need to know before buying a straight razor?

Before purchasing a straight razor, it's important to familiarize yourself with the various aspects that differentiate one razor from another. The grind of the blade, such as hollow or wedge, affects the shave's closeness and the razor's ease of use. 

The blade material is also a key consideration, with carbon steel offering sharpness but requiring more maintenance to avoid rust, and stainless steel providing durability and less maintenance. 

The handle, or scales, can be made from materials like wood, horn, or synthetics, influencing the razor's balance. Understanding the maintenance involved, including honing and stropping, is crucial, as is the skill level required for safe use. 

For beginners, a shavette might be a more approachable option to start with.

How many years does a straight razor last?

A straight razor can last a lifetime with proper care and maintenance. The longevity of a straight razor makes it not only a practical tool for daily grooming but also a potential heirloom. 

The key to its durability is regular care, including proper cleaning, drying, honing, and stropping, which can preserve the razor's edge and prevent rust or damage.

How often should I sharpen my straight razor?

Sharpening, or honing, a straight razor is typically required every 6 to 12 months, depending on the frequency of use and the type of blade material. 

Regular use necessitates frequent stropping to maintain the edge's alignment for a smooth shave, but when the razor starts to tug at the hair or fails to provide a clean shave even after stropping, it's time for honing. 

Properly maintaining the blade's sharpness is essential for the best shaving experience and to extend the life of the razor.

Are Boker straight razors shave-ready out of the box? 

Yes, Boker straight razors are shave-ready straight out of the box. This means they have been honed and sharpened by the manufacturer to a level that is suitable for shaving upon purchase. 

However, it's always a good idea for users to check the razor's sharpness and possibly give it a light strop to ensure the best possible shave. 

Keep in mind that over time and with regular use, any straight razor will require maintenance, including honing and stropping, to keep it in optimal shaving condition.