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Synthetic Shave Brush - 26mm x 63mm (Kong)

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Total Brush Weight: 105g
Total Brush Height: 4.74 in
Knot Diameter: 26mm
Knot Height: 63mm
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  • Product Description

    Synthetic fibers have never felt so good.  Super soft tips with a sturdy black resin handle.  

    For Brush/Stand Compatibility See Our Chart.

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    1. Just wondeful

      After 30+ years of wet shaving, this is my first “big brush.” I had no idea how much better the whole lathering experience could be. I love the Plissoft style knot and the quality of the brush is good. It has a nice heft and despite its size, it is easy to hold. Like most products offered here, this truly is good value for the money. I heartily recommend! on 8th Feb 2018

    2. Stellar brush

      An excellent brush all round! Whips a rich lather and application is brilliant! I recommend every wet shaver to try it at least will not regret it. Definitely my favorite brush. on 25th Jan 2018

    3. Behiold the KONG

      What can I say, it’s an amazing brush and an amazing price.
      I was a little hesitant to purchase the bigger brush but I’m glad I did. This is a fantastic brush, possibly becoming my only and favorite daily brush. Holds enough water, whips up a great lather. I only have to let the water drip down and then load it with shaving soap, no need to squeeze the water out.
      I shave both my head and face and this brush holds enough lather. Really pleased with the purchase.

      And I can’t say enough about the overall quality of all stirling products and the outstanding customer service.
      on 18th Jan 2018

    4. amazing

      My husband loves it. on 1st Dec 2017

    5. I have learned...

      I have learned that I never knew what good lather was.

      If you know the song by Foreigner, I want to know what love is - please hear that playing in the background as you read. :-)

      Up to this point, I have always used Badger or Boar brushes. My favorite was a Semogue Boar SOC brush. It was soft yet could get things done very well... at least I thought.

      After reading and reading about the synthetic brushes, I finally decided that for the price, I was going to get it as money wise, it didn't matter. I could just throw it away or PIF it if it came to that. Rod has always steered me right, so I took a leap of faith.

      I even got the next size down from the Kong too, just in case the Kong was too big.

      Then they came. I took the Kong out of it's box and touched my face with it. And I was stunned. It was extremely soft. Made my boar SOC feel like sandpaper. But surely, I thought, it must then have no backbone and will flop around like a fish. But I was wrong again. It has tons of backbone. Again, even more than my SOC.

      So I went to lather it up. Having never used a synthetic, I wasn't sure what to expect. For the first two times I overloaded the brush. Finally got it down - and need only 10 seconds of loading - which produces buckets of the richest, more incredible Stirling soap lather I have ever felt.

      See I thought I knew what great lather was. Ha ha ha ha how wrong I was. I now get THE. MOST. INCREDIBLE. LATHER. that one could ever want. This brush is heavenly.

      In just a couple of minutes, I get lather like I have lusted over on shave videos but thought they must just be better at it than I am. But no, now I get that too.

      I thought the Kong would be too big. Again... wrong! It is luxurious. A decadent treat. It is perfect for daily use.

      The flow through is amazing as well with the brush giving up the lather easily as I apply each pass.

      This brush is so good that I keep looking for something to be wrong with it. LOL

      If you have ever turned up your nose at one of these brushes because they are so inexpensive, you need to get over it and just buy it. It is shaving heaven.

      Now I know what GREAT lather is, and how easy and quick it is to make it.

      And now, I know what love is. Love is a Stirling Kong brush.
      on 2nd Aug 2017

    6. The Kong Shaving Brush

      The Kong shaving brush is the best brush I have. Also when it comes to the price, nothing can touch it. on 25th Jul 2017

    7. Incredible!!!!!

      The Kong brush is absolutely fantastic!!! It retains water perfectly and loads with ease! Not a single synthetic hair has been lost after 14 days of shaving! This thing feels like a dream on your face! on 22nd Jun 2017

    8. affordable and dependable

      Big but makes for a great face lather. on 10th May 2017

    9. O

      When I opened the box, I thought OMG this thing is Huge, Too Huge??
      Not at all! Easily lathered from Sterling soap container and is a joy to use.
      Thanks Sterling for Great Products at Great prices!
      on 18th Mar 2017

    10. Excellent brush

      For price versus performance this is far superior to any natural hair brush i have used in my more than 50 years of wet shaving. There is no comparison to prior generation synthetic brushes. It lathers well, holds water, and the quality of build is excellent; furthermore, it dries quicker than a natural hair brush with no break-in, smell or special handling requirements. Based on performance and price it is pretty hard to beat. on 3rd Mar 2017

    11. Love this brush

      I was hesitant about a brush this big but let me tell you it is fantastic. The face feel is great, good backbone and lathers like crazy. I highly recommend this brush! on 22nd Feb 2017

    12. huge brush. amazing!!!!

      Size speaks for itself. Quality top notch. Performance superb. Price amazing. Love all stirling products!!!! on 22nd Feb 2017


      Lather King indeed. Loads in half the time and enough for 4 passes including my head! As a head shaver, I love the size of the brush. I've been using this brush exclusively for over 2 months and I love it. Soft, great backbone, price, and it feels great in my hand. If you're on the fence about buying. Don't be. You won't regret it. Besides it's only $15 bucks. Great Job Rod and Mandy! on 3rd Feb 2017

    14. The Kong Makes Lathering Exciting!!!!!

      I am new to wet shaving (less than a year) and I own a boar hair, pure badger and now the Kong. I was absolutley blown away by this brush. The size for one, ease of building a lather, and the feel of the brush on my face. It is my favorite brush and I can't beleive I am saying that about a synthetic. This brush is very high quality just like all the other Stirling Soap Company products. Rod definitely knows what wet shavers want and need!!!!!! Thank you Rod. on 21st Nov 2016

    15. The Kong Is King.

      Today I lathered up for the first time with my brand new Stirling Synthetic
      Kong brush. I like a rich, thick lather. The Kong more than met my
      expectations. My soap dish runneth over. The Kong produced more than
      enough lather for four passes! Although two were sufficient. I don't know
      of any shaving brush--badger, boar's bristle, or synthetic--that can measure
      up to the Kong. It's the King!
      on 28th Oct 2016

    16. Excellent Brush, Fast Shipping

      I ordered this brush and received it within 2 business days. I've only used the brush about 5 times so far, but I can already tell it's an exceptional product, especially for the price. It lost about 3 fibers when I cleaned it pre-use, and hasn't lost another since. Super soft with very good backbone. This is a big brush and holds a lot of soap, but has very good lather flow. I get three passes easy and there's still some soap left over if I needed a little extra cleanup. I bought it for a head latherer, and it has not disappointed so far.. Extremely pleased with this purchase and would buy again in a heartbeat on 23rd Sep 2016

    17. first synthetic brush

      Ive always used badger or boar brushes but this brush is amazingly soft and a great size. holds water well and lathers use really nice. ill be hard pressed to switch back to my parker badger brush. on 23rd Sep 2016

    18. Kong

      Love the big brush, enjoy how soft the synthetic is. on 22nd Sep 2016

    19. Lovely big, soft brush

      Heavy, soft, and huge, this one is really gentle on the skin. It lathers better with less water than you'd expect. on 14th Sep 2016

    20. Big Brush

      Excellent knot. But the inconvenient handle.

      I would like to knot a form of "flat" and a handle in the style of "Chief".
      It was was my ideal - KongChef or KongBarberpole)))
      on 30th Jul 2016

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