The use of pastes can greatly enhance the use of a strop to maintain a sharp edge. For further information please see our section on Stropping & Pastes.
Chromium Oxide (Chromox) from Thiers Issard gives a fine smooth edge to your straight razor. The paste is applied to a strop and used every few shaves before the edge is finished on a bare strop. Approx. 85g including the pot.
This is the 0.25 (1/4) micron diamond strop paste from Thiers-Issard which is part of the TI diamond paste system. In total this comprises four pastes ranging from 6 to 0.25 micron diamond particle size.
An ideal way of getting into pastes, this kit combines an Invisible Edge Four Sided Strop with four grades of diamond paste (0.25, 1, 3 and 6 micron). The Invisible Edge 4-sided paddle strop has a wooden handle and four leather sides, one being a tanned smooth leather and the other three each being napped leather.
This kit comprises the Strop-It 4 Good strop with four grades of diamond paste (0.25,1,3 and 6 micron). The strop is a large four sided strop with a difference. The bottom of the strop swivels to reveal a cushioned storage place for your straight razor.