What are hockey walls called?
Boards. In a hockey rink, the boards are the low wall that form the boundaries of the rink. They are between 40 and 48 inches (100 and 120 cm) high.
What are the walls of a hockey rink made of?
HDPE has proven to be the industry norm for arena boards and is used widely in most indoor sports arenas. Many facilities currently use tempered glass for their rink shielding systems. However, acrylic’s durability, low weight, and flexibility have contributed to its quick rise in popularity for rink shielding.
How much do hockey boards cost?
The price will depend on your overall size. A good rule of thumb is to plan to spend about $70 per linear foot for the regular ProWall® boards (great for dek hockey, ball hockey, and roller hockey) and $95 per linear foot for ProWall-ICE® (used for outdoor ice hockey).
What material is used for hockey boards?
High Density PolyEthylene
Puckboard, sometimes called arena board or hockey board, is a versatile, adaptive plastic material. Made of sturdy HDPE (High Density PolyEthylene), puckboard is tough resilient, and can take a beating without cracking or breaking even in freezing temperature.
What are face off circles used for?
It starts every game, period and play. The faceoff is used to begin every game, period and play. It occurs when a referee drops the puck between the sticks of two opposing players.
How thick are ice hockey boards?
1/2 Thick Solid Polyethylene Plastic panels with 5/8″ thick verticals every 2 feet.
How do you fix bumpy ice?
If you end up with a large crack or hole in your ice, you can repair it by filling it with a mixture of snow and water (slush) and smoothing it over before you flood the rink. Although your kids are skating close to home, an adult should always supervise them on the ice.
How much does a NHL board ad cost?
The cost for a 4′ x 8′ advertisement on the Arena Walls is $746 per year (plus HST). The cost for a 3′ x 8′ advertisement on the Arena Boards is $746 per year (plus HST). The cost for rink board advertising when purchasing 15 spaces or more is $392..
What is a dasher board?
Dasher Board Materials Hockey rink dasher boards make up the bottom part of the metal framed rink enclosures and are now made using high-density polyethylene (HDPE), while the rink shielding that extends above the dasher boards for increased protection consists of either acrylic or tempered glass.
Can hockey boards be installed inside or outside the rink?
This is especially the case for basement rinks or garage rinks and for those outdoor hockey rinks or synthetic ice rinks. You may install your hockey boards inside or out.
What is the thickness of outdoor hockey rink boards?
The poly panels for our backyard rink boards are 1/2″ thick with vertical poly columns every 2 feet. In addition, the steel channels give support and temperature stability required for hockey play in the outdoors. These outdoor hockey rink boards are solid!
What is arena board/hockey rink panels?
Arena board/hockey rink panels for Rec Rooms and backyards are Canadian high quality puckboard materials. Extra U.V. protection is available for a small 10% surcharge on red, yellow and white effective for the 2020/21 rink season if you are using these products outside. Price breaks for 4′ X 8′ Puckboard sheet quantities are available.
How do you mount a hockey board to the wall?
For indoor (wall mounted) installations, start at one corner of the room and work around the perimeter mounting the Hockey Boards to the walls. 5” (Gold) construction screws are recommended on the top and bottom corners of the Hockey Boards (4 per Board).