Tag Archives: pebble

Tag Archives: pebble

Making Great Ice: A Day in the Life at a Curling Championship

March 22, 2012

Here we are at Day 21 in the stretch of ice making at two championship events: the Tim Hortons Brier and the Ford World Women’s Curling Championships. For the icemakers, this is what our typical day looks like.

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Making Great Ice: Answers to Some Mid-Season Questions

January 12, 2012

As the second half of the season progresses, I’m getting lots of questions about ice making problems.

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Making Great Ice: Tis the Season!

December 15, 2011

Tis the season! Did you put in your Christmas wish list yet? New pebble heads, a true blade, maybe a new scraper?

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Making Great Ice: Did you scrape?

October 20, 2011

So your final flood is done, but did you remember to scrape before you put it on?

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