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10-18-2007, 12:22 AM
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skate stretching?

My friend has a pair of skates he wants to sell me that are a half size too small. Is skate stretching an option? I've heard it mentioned but dont know anything about it

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10-19-2007, 08:48 PM
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A good licensed hockey dealer should be able to do this for you. A whole Half size maybe too much though.

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10-20-2007, 07:08 AM
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Won't help much length wise, just width.

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10-20-2007, 04:11 PM
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They'l probably....

Heat them and put them on the stretcher for at least 48 hours. As other posters have said, Not for length...won't work. A 1/2 size in width would probably wreck the boot.

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