Go Back   HFBoards > General Hockey Discussion > The Rink
Mobile Hockey's Future Become a Sponsor Site Rules Support Forum vBookie Page 2

The Rink For the not so ready for prime-time players, coaches, referees, and the people that have to live with them. Discuss experiences in local leagues, coaching tips, equipment, and training.

Making a one Piece into a Two Piece

Thread Tools
01-22-2010, 12:30 PM
Registered User
WithOutPaperss's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Canada
Country: Canada
Posts: 1,960
vCash: 500
Making a one Piece into a Two Piece

I recently found a stick at an outdoor rink that had a broken blade. The stick is a Bauer Vapor VI. What I'm wondering is how do I know what type of blade goes into it, and how do I know if any blade at all is able to go into...thanks for any advice.

WithOutPaperss is offline   Reply With Quote
01-22-2010, 12:37 PM
Registered User
noobman's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2007
Country: Canada
Posts: 4,637
vCash: 500
I tried doing this with an old Easton Stealth about a month back. You'd have to cut the shaft at the right point, then chip out the inside until a blade can fit.

It's far more work than it's worth.... I was never actually successful doing it.

noobman is offline   Reply With Quote
01-22-2010, 12:38 PM
Registered User
mexicohockey's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: DF
Country: Mexico
Posts: 767
vCash: 500

Take the shaft to your local hockey shop and ask for suitable blade.

mexicohockey is offline   Reply With Quote
01-22-2010, 01:12 PM
Pog Form
Registered User
Pog Form's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Toronto, ON
Country: Canada
Posts: 710
vCash: 500
In the past, I would just flip the shaft around and put the blade in the other end. Most non-tapered blades should fit just fine without any modifications. I know that this obviously messed up the stick's flex and kickpoint, but I never really cared.

Pog Form is offline   Reply With Quote
01-22-2010, 04:39 PM
Registered User
simnorm's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 108
vCash: 500
There's tons of info on IW and MSH
I'm not familiar with that stick, I'm not sure if it would be worth converting it.

If the shaft tapers towards the blade, it will need a tapered blade and those are pricey so I wouldn't bother doing it on that shaft.
You can flip it and insert a regular blade for playing outdoors, the flex point will be off so I wouldn't expect decent performance on shots.

simnorm is offline   Reply With Quote
01-23-2010, 03:43 PM
Registered User
Join Date: Aug 2009
Posts: 50
vCash: 500
Does anyone know how to convert a Mission Titanium?

BLKHKhockey is offline   Reply With Quote

Forum Jump


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:49 PM.

monitoring_string = "e4251c93e2ba248d29da988d93bf5144"

vBulletin Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
HFBoards.com is a property of CraveOnline Media, LLC, an Evolve Media, LLC company. 2016 All Rights Reserved.