Keep light on your feet when you take the ice outdoors through winter or at your neighborhood rink in any of our ice skating footwear. These challenges are very easily addressed with a toe pick guard and the similar techniques used to prevent destroying a hockey skate rocker. I also use a $600 committed figure skate holder (yes, I paid a lot more for the device that clamps your skates through sharpening than your common off the grid guy paid for all of his gear). Likewise, Blackstone and Blademaster make transportable machines that aren’t meant for severe sharpening. There are some archaic Fleming Gray models being applied nonetheless that I would not let touch my hockey skates. These as properly as the transportable machines provided by other brands with no hood or dust collector are meant for individual use.