Tantramar Outdoor Club

Active Living in Sackville and the Tantramar Region

Ike Whitehead Ski Services April 4, 2016

Filed under: Services Offered,Uncategorized — dougskijors @ 8:56 am

Summer Storage Ski Preparation. Available between April 4 -12 & again in June

Interested in having your skis (both waxable and wax less, yes they also need wax)  cleaned or prepared for summer storage, this service may be for you.
If your interested in this service contact me at the email address below:
Fee schedule:
5.00$  clean of last seasons wax
10.00$ clean of last seasons klister
12.00$ to prepare skis for summer storage (includes a Hot Scrape**)

Jackrabbit families get 4 pair done for the price of 3

Note: a portion of these fees will be donated to the Tantramar Outdoor Club

For pine tarring and minor repairs , contact me using the email below

*Oxidation – when there is no glide wax on the ski base, the p-tex reacts with oxygen in the air to form a whitish layer. This oxidized layer will reduce the glide properties of the ski and also blocks the pores in the base so that additional glide wax will not penetrate the base
**Hot Scrape – a method for cleaning the glide zone of classic skis or the whole base on skate skis. Glide wax is applied, melted to an even layer and then scraped off while still in a liquid form or very soft. This process will clean the bases effectively.

Jackrabbit families get FOUR pair prepared for summer storage for the price of THREE.


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