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Chris Jostock
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Why Do We Do This To Ourselves
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In MN I set my liner and flooded in early November and the surface, as of last week, was absolutely gorgeous!  Then, why mother nature, why, 4 days above freezing including back to back 50 degree…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Steve-O Dec 18, 2014.

Board Netting
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I have seen a number of different setups, looking for the most economical above your boards netting, what works best?Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Richard Vitali Nov 24, 2014.

10 Day MN Forecast, when to throw down the liner and start filling!
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Hey guys, boards are up and set for another outdoor rink season!  This is my third year making a backyard rink but I've yet to run into this particular scenario this early in the season.  I have a 42…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Chris Jostock Nov 13, 2014.

MN Forecast- Anyone filling on Thursday?
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Just wondering if I'm jumping the gun a little bit, but there appears to be a stretch of days in the 10 day forecast that will be below freezing.  Starting Friday the 22nd through the remainder of…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Tom Pathoulas Dec 3, 2013.


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At 6:07pm on November 11, 2012, John Vlahos said…

Hi Chris,

Welcome to the rink community! 

Here you will find valuable information and help from other rink builders.  Glad to help in any way we can in order to make your first time building a rink very successful.


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