Sparx Spotlight - Hear Straight From Sparx Sharpener Owners

On the fence about the Sparx Sharpener? Hear straight from Sparx Sharpener owners on why the Sparx Sharpener is right for you.  The Sparx Sharpener is the fastest, easiest, and most...

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Brent Burns Shares His Thoughts On The All-New Sparx Sharpener 3 and Sparx BEAM

NHL All-Star and current Carolina Hurricanes defenseman shares his thoughts on the all-new integrated sharpening experience with the Sparx Sharpener 3 and the Sparx BEAM.  

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The Future Of Skate Sharpening Is Here

Sparx Hockey today unveiled its newest product - the Sparx Sharpener 3 and Sparx Sharpener 3 Pro. This evolution of the Sparx Sharpener creates the first-ever integrated skate sharpening experience. ...

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Sharpening 101 - Testing Blade Edges

TESTING EVEN EDGES Once you have sharpened your skates and completed the deburring process, it is always a good idea to check your edges to make sure they are even. Below...

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Sharpening 101 - Deburring

DEBURRING After every skate sharpening and before testing the edges, we recommend deburring both sides of the blade with a deburring stone, rubber stone or leather strop. In any sharpening...

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Sharpening 101 - Blade Profile

BLADE PROFILE There is often confusion between the Radius of Hollow of a skate blade and the profile (also known as the ‘rocker’ or ‘contour’). This confusion is understandable because...

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Sharpening 101 - Radius of Hollow

  RADIUS OF HOLLOW One of the most confusing aspects of skate sharpening for most individuals is the term Radius of Hollow. While there is some basic math involved, the...

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Sharpening 101 - Elements Of A Good Skate Sharpening

THE ELEMENTS OF A GOOD SHARPENING The elements of a good sharpening can be summarized with the abbreviation ESS. ESS stands for Even, Sharp and Smooth. A properly sharpened skate...

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