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    Thickness of Plastic Sheeting Explained

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Thickness of Plastic Sheeting Explained

Plastic Sheeting comes in a wide range of thicknesses. It is rated with the term, “mil”. A mil is a measurement that equals one-thousandth of an inch, or 0.001 inch. Most human hair is One-thousandth of inch, or 0.001 inch. The most common size in the thickness rating for plastic sheeting is 6 mil. This […]

Building a Backyard Ice Rink – Resources

These are some good websites about building a backyard ice rink: Popular Mechanic – How to Build a Backyard Ice Rink IronSleek – How to Build a Backyard Rink Global Plastic Sheeting – Ice Rink Frame Global Plastic Sheeting – Ice Rink Liner BackYard-Hockey.Com – Homebonie GreenHouse Mega Store – Liner Patching Solutions HowToHockey.com – […]

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First Time Building a Backyard Ice Rink – Day 2 Construction

First Time Building a Backyard Ice Rink is a multi-part articles: Day 1 – Initial Planning, Day 2 – Construction, Day 3 – Filling with Water, Day 4 – Second Layer of Ice and Day 5 – Skating Time. OVERVIEW Snow on the ground? Check. Snowing? Check. Temperature in the low teens? Check. Ground frozen […]