#1

Administrator
Philadelphia, PA
It's been years since I had a brush reknotted so I'm not sure who is doing this these days...

I have an old ever-ready 150 brush that I'd like to stuff a synthetic knot in. who is doing quality reknots?


thanks!
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#2
Two off the top of my head.
JR Reyes and Rudy Vey.

Get a rotary tool from Harbor Freight and try Andrew. It might be a fun project.

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Shave yourself.
-Todd
#3

Merchant
Nashville, TN
I agree that it would be a fun project for folks that enjoy that kind of thing. The only comment I would add is that you don't want to do your first one on a valuable brush. I'm not familiar with that make and model and don't know what they cost.

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#4
Razor Emporium would be an excellent choice.

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#5

Member
Ferndale, MI
I've put the knot in or reknotted 5 out of my 7 brushes. It's really easy if you have access to the right tools and are the DIY type of person.

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- Jeff
#6

Merchant
Charleston, South Carolina
Reyes_restores posts some rather amazing before and afters on his instagram! Tons of Ever-Readys.

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Paolo

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#7

Member
Canada
The best reknot but expensive would be Scott at Declaration Brushworks if you like a very, very dense knot.

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Brushes. I can't stop buying brushes.

BTW have any brushes???
#8

Administrator
Philadelphia, PA
(11-28-2017, 03:00 PM)Sapone Di Paolo Wrote: Reyes_restores posts some rather amazing before and afters on his instagram!  Tons of Ever-Readys.

thanks! I've been chatting with him on instagram and will be sending him my brush on Monday afternoon. I bought a 24mm black synthetic knot from Maggard's for him to use. He's going to fit a 24mm and then a 26mm and send me some pics to see which one I prefer..

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#9

Member
Des Moines, IA
(This post was last modified: 12-05-2017, 03:58 AM by MaxP.)
FWIW, I've tried several times to get a setting on a black synthetic that worked for me.  And I couldn’t find a loft that felt right.

I think I have too strong a preference for two band badger.  I hope yours goes well and is satisfying for you.

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#10

Member
Ferndale, MI
I think he's a member here too. JR_Reyes?
- Jeff


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