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Old 03-25-2011, 06:54 PM   #1
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Cyclone Taylor (Surrey)

Has anyone sharpened their skates in Cyclone Taylor (Surrey) and can vouch if it's of the same quality as their Vancouver location?

I thought I was happy with The Hockey Shop but as good as they are at sharpening skates, I find that they're taking wayyy too much steel per sharpen (which I only noticed recently as my steel is not lasting as long as it used to)

And funnily enough, I sharpened more oftenly when I used to live in Vancouver (with CT Vancouver) at between 3 - 4 games than I do now in Surrey which is more like somewhere between 5 - 10 games.
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Old 03-27-2011, 10:38 PM   #2
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Old 03-31-2011, 08:22 PM   #4
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If your talking about the 152nd and Highway 10 location, then I have their sharpening a handful of times. No complains really, I feel they are pretty close to their Richmond Ice location and the Richmond location is by far my favourite.

Oddly, my sharpenings last no longer than 2 games from any of their locations. I say odd, cause I'm not a heavy guy nor an extremely powerful skater. Not saying I can't skate, but I just don't know why my sharpenings can't last long.
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Old 04-04-2011, 11:32 PM   #5
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^Richmond sharpens at a deeper hollow.
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Old 04-26-2011, 05:18 PM   #6
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not bad ive used them a couple times
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Old 05-11-2011, 10:57 AM   #7
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Sharpening every 2 games?
Mine last 10-12 games.
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