Home Safety Razor
FiledThursday, 6th September 1888
PublishedTuesday, 30th April 1889
InventorHenry B. Leach
Safety razors with one or more blades arranged transversely to the handle of the magazine type; of the injector type
Performing Operations; Transporting
Hand Cutting Tools; Cutting; Severing
Hand-Held Cutting Tools Not Otherwise Provided For
Razors of the open or knife type; Safety razors or other shaving implements of the planing type; Hair-trimming devices involving a razor-blade; Equipment therefor
Razors of the open or knife type; Safety razors or other shaving implements of the planing type; Hair-trimming devices involving a razor-blade; Equipment therefor involving changeable blades
Safety razors with one or more blades arranged transversely to the handle
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To all whom it may concern:
Be it known that I, Henry B. Leach, of Boston, in the county of Suffolk and State of Massachusetts, have invented a new and useful Improvement in Safety-Razors, of which the following, taken in connection with the accompanying drawings, is a specification.
The object of my invention is to so construct a safety-razor that it will admit of receiving and firmly holding in the proper position blades of different lengths, widths, thickness, and shapes, the construction being such that it is simple and cheap, easily made, and has no protruding points or rough surfaces on the face side or front to interfere with its use by catching in the long part of the beard. This object I attain by the mechanism shown in the accompanying drawings, in which—
In the drawings,
The frame of my safety-razor device consists of a back piece,
The frame is made with its top, bottom, and front sides open, that it may be easily cleaned.
The front part of the screws
1. In a safety-razor, the combination, with the frame or holder having fixed clips
2. In a safety-razor, the combination of the frame or holder having clips
Henry B. Leach.
Geo. L. Winter,