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Recommend me an electric shaver for my hubby


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#1 kezball

Posted 16 December 2012 - 04:29 PM

As the title says...

Well basically DH doesn't want anything fancy, one that will last a bit and has cheap replacement blades etc. He has had a Braun one for the last 10 years or so and it's been great, but time for a new one.

Any recommendations?


#2 Peridot

Posted 16 December 2012 - 04:31 PM

DH has a Philips one! It's actually decent!! Cheap too!!

#3 kezball

Posted 16 December 2012 - 04:50 PM

QUOTE (Peridot @ 16/12/2012, 05:31 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
DH has a Philips one! It's actually decent!! Cheap too!!


Do you know what model? There are so many....

#4 GamerMum

Posted 16 December 2012 - 04:55 PM

DF has had a Braun Series 7 for about two years now and he loves it. He gets the cleaning solution pretty cheaply on ebay.

#5 g_uzica

Posted 16 December 2012 - 06:01 PM

I'm looking at the Philips AquaTouch Wet and dry (AT941) for DH at the moment.  He currently has another Philips which is about 7 years old, but the battery has died on it.

The Shaver Shop currently has a 50% of sale on the model below the one I'm looking at.

I've also been advised to make sure that I don't buy the Philips shavers that are made in China which are slightly cheaper but don't last as long.

Edited by g_uzica, 16 December 2012 - 06:03 PM.


#6 g_uzica

Posted 16 December 2012 - 06:01 PM

DP

Edited by g_uzica, 16 December 2012 - 06:02 PM.


#7 Feral Becky

Posted 16 December 2012 - 06:04 PM

DS has the VS trim and stubble, for that stubble look

Very happy with it.

#8 SlinkyMalinki

Posted 16 December 2012 - 07:23 PM

My husband has had a Phillips one for years, it's as good as when we got it.  Not sure of the model sorry.

#9 Feral Alpacas

Posted 17 December 2012 - 01:38 AM

QUOTE (SlinkyMalinki @ 16/12/2012, 08:23 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
My husband has had a Phillips one for years, it's as good as when we got it.  Not sure of the model sorry.

This. It's not a cordless one so he has to plug it in, but I think I bought it for him about 14 years ago, hasn't missed a beat.




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