Firstly, if these are new skates, sharpening is definitely necessary. Do not flatter yourself at the factory that someone will sharpen your blades. They already have enough work. That the blades appear sharp is self-deception.
Secondly, when you sharpened your skates and started using them, there is always a chance to walk along the tile and / or the metal threshold and in another way to blunt the blade. In this case, you must immediately use sharpening to prevent falls and injuries.
Now, how do you determine if the blades are dull? Take a shoe, wipe the blade of the ridge with a soft rag Continue reading