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10-15-2007, 11:23 AM
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Originally Posted by Icer View Post
I agree. Heat will not make them smaller.

What you CAN do is pick up an aftermarket footbed and maybe even a heel lift. Custom footbeds are usually thicker than the POS footbeds found in most skates so they'd take up any extra volume. Plus they actually give you some support. A heel lift would move your foot up and forward in the boot and get rid of any heel slipping. If your local hockey shop doesn't have them, try a ski shop that does custom boot fittings or even a running store.

Nice work....maybe a "Supereet Insole." I replaced the worn down ones in my Missions and the new ones filled the skates and made them feel smaller. They have skate specific ones and are built up a little on the heel.

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