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Can I flood on it?

Posted by Dean Sprung on

That is a question we get asked by all of our outdoor SmartRink customers.  There's something about the age-old tradition of mastering the perfect backyard rink.  It usually involves trial and error of hose connections at 10 p.m. in -20 degree temperature.   Having a backyard SmartRink gives you a level surface to work with.  Your ice build up only needs to be about 3".  I like this because you are not having to use much water to achieve a naturally refrigerated glide.  In the image below, the layer of ice is just thick enough that you can still see...

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