|Swedish speed skates|
Fig.1: Swedish speed skates, around 1925
Wood and metal speed skates with stainless steel heel and toe supports. The toe support can be adjusted (detail 1a). This model might be a retro design derived from the ancient American speed skates of the 19th century.
Manufacturer: Gilbergs, Ängelholm (SWE); mark: see details 1b and 1c
Technical data: total length: 49 cm; height over ice: 3,7 cm; platforms: 45 cm long. 6 cm wide; runner blades:14 mm tall, 3 mm thick; weight: 630 g
Swedish speed skates, around 1985