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(School) Figure Blades
« on: April 18, 2013, 06:22:34 AM »
Noticed this eBay posting today - SP-Teri boots with MK Silver Test blades. 

The blades are the interesting part - they're for doing school/compulsory figures!  Note the lack of bottom toepick.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Excellent-Sz-6A-Super-SP-Teri-50-White-Figure-Skates-w-MK-Silver-Test-Blades-/251262170820?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item3a806476c4


NB: The auction description is very misleading; it says the boots are for "intermediate competition" single & double jumps or recreational skating.  Those blades are not for jumping or spinning at all, so if you wanted the boots for freestyle skating, you'd need to change the blades.
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Re: (School) Figure Blades
« Reply #3 on: April 30, 2013, 08:06:33 PM »
I have a pair of Gold Test figures blades for sale

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Re: (School) Figure Blades
« Reply #4 on: April 30, 2013, 11:48:54 PM »
I have a pair of Gold Test figures blades for sale

You have a PM :)

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Re: (School) Figure Blades
« Reply #5 on: May 01, 2013, 12:09:28 AM »
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Re: (School) Figure Blades
« Reply #6 on: May 23, 2013, 01:20:52 PM »
Saw that SharperEdgeSkates.com has FIGURE blades for sale

MK Silver Test
http://www.sharperedgeskates.com/mksilvertest1.html

MK Gold Test
http://www.sharperedgeskates.com/mkgoldtest.html

No MK Elite blade other than the one on eBay that icedancer2 found
http://skatingforums.com/index.php?topic=4916.0

Saw this John Wilson Pattern 88 blade on eBay - I think it's for figures, as a complement to Pattern 99 as the skater's freestyle blade.

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Interesting that the soleplate and blade shaft were separate pieces that had to be bolted together.  For Figures, you didn't need to worry about a blade coming apart since it's such a low-impact discipline.
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