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Sumatra. Simply a Beautiful Razor. Lifetime warranty. Our most popular razor!

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Our Sumatra Razor isn't in the Smithsonian yet. But watch out!

Sumatra is not only a great razor, pretty faithful in design with a Gillette Tech circa 1966, but it is also a veritable work of art!

GSCI JAVA Sumatra Product Brochure

Sumatra Versus The Gillette Tech Showdown - (Review by KENSURFS.)

Specially designed by Global Shave. Sumatra features a steel head and a solid Zamac handle.

Sumatra Takes Mark by Surprise. (Review by Mark Szorady.)

Sumatra boasts a gun metal handle in jet black and a gleaming rose gold head that gives Sumatra a striking appearance. It is the type of razor that anyone would be proud to own and happy to use.
Sumatra makes a perfect gift for new as well as experienced wet shavers. Sumatra is both a gentle and forgiving to shave with.
Sumatra represents an amazing value and provides a lifetime of great shaves.

Shaving Characteristics:

Construction100% zink alloy. Electroplated with gold (head) & gun metal (handle.)
Weight and handle length.
2.25 ounces, 3.25 inches.
Type3-piece DE safety razor.
Aggressiveness (1 - 5)
2,75 / 5 with excellent efficiency! (For reference we consider a Merkur 34C to be 3 / 5)
Suitable for
Established wet shavers. New wet shavers. Great for travel.
WarrantyLifetime warranty against manufacturing defects.
30 day returnYes (purchaser pays return shipping.)

Best Blades Tested So Far

(Your Mileage May Vary....)

  • Gillette Perma Sharp Green (India)
  • Derby Extra (Turkey)
  • Shark Super Steel (Egypt)
  • Voskhod (Russia)
  • Gillette Wilkinson Sword (India)
  • Shaverboy (Designed in Canada made in China)
  • Baili Blue (003-type China)

From order to shipment: 2 - 3 business days
Continental USA Takes: 2 - 4 days from the date of shipment.

Canada and outlying US Territories including ALASKA & HAWAII: takes 3 to 8 days by USPS.

International: Takes 8 to 23 days via Ascendia. Tracking is included.

Economy International Shipping: also takes 8 to 23 days, no tracking is provided.

Our Lifetime Warranty and Satisfaction Guarantee.

Lifetime warranty covers this product against defects in materials or workmanship. This warranty is extended to the original owner only and excludes normal use and wear or misuse. We also feature a 30-day satisfaction guaranty on all GSCI razors.

Please note: All returns are shipped back to us at the buyers expense.

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