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by ShaveIce
Mon Mar 09, 2009 4:20 pm
Forum: Shave Ice Flavors and Toppings
Topic: Hawaiian Snow Flavor General FAQ
Replies: 10
Views: 15426

Hawaiian Snow Flavor General FAQ

All of our Hawaiian Snow brand of flavors are produced and formulated here in House in Hawaii. We normally do not make large batches, and flavors are made on a weekly basis. This is to ensure that when our customers receive our flavors, they are in their freshest possible form. =====================...
by ShaveIce
Mon Mar 09, 2009 2:46 pm
Forum: Shave Ice² Community Forum
Topic: Shave Ice stores around Hawaii
Replies: 2
Views: 3693

Shave Ice stores around Hawaii

Alot of people ask what good shave ice stores are there around Hawaii, and so we decided to create a list of some shave ice stores that we can think of off our mind. Since there are so many stores, there may be some that we have forgotten. Please, if you know a good shave ice store or if your store...
by ShaveIce
Fri Mar 06, 2009 3:41 pm
Forum: Shave Ice Tips and Pointers
Topic: Hawaiian Shave Ice Pointer #2 (Packing Spoon vs Hand)
Replies: 3
Views: 10373

Hawaiian Shave Ice Pointer #2 (Packing Spoon vs Hand)

Pointer #2 Hand packing vs spoon packing vs mold packing There are various ways to make a shave ice depending on the texture you wish to achieve and the speed. Traditionally, shave ice is made by hand using slow patting methods with the hand to pack the ice. Hand packed ice is finer in texture becau...
by ShaveIce
Fri Mar 06, 2009 2:40 pm
Forum: Shave Ice Tips and Pointers
Topic: Hawaiian Shave Ice Pointer #1
Replies: 11
Views: 18228

Re: Hawaiian Shave Ice Pointer #1

Aside from better ice texture, block ice shavers tend to be heavier duty as well as faster in terms of output.
by ShaveIce
Thu Mar 05, 2009 12:30 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: Si-100e noise
Replies: 4
Views: 6962

Re: Si-100e noise

Grinding noises are usually caused by worn worm gears or donut gears. Please open your head cover to see if the worm gear (which is close to the brake) or you donut gear (located inside the gear box) and see if any of the teeth are bald or chipped.
by ShaveIce
Tue Mar 03, 2009 4:48 pm
Forum: Shave Ice Tips and Pointers
Topic: Hawaiian Shave Ice Pointer #1
Replies: 11
Views: 18228

Hawaiian Shave Ice Pointer #1

Hi, I will be starting a series of pointers on what we believe creates a good Hawaiian styled shave ice. Of course opinions on the perfect shave ice may differ from person to person and store to store, but here is what we have learned over the years. Pointer #1 Use a block ice shaver . Best shave ic...
by ShaveIce
Tue Mar 03, 2009 4:28 pm
Forum: Shave Ice² Community Forum
Topic: Aloha!
Replies: 8
Views: 3896

Re: Aloha!

Welcome to the forums! Yes, this forum is fairly new and we are working diligently to input as much info as we can! Stick around and we will guarantee you will find some useful info towards starting up your business! Mahalo~
by ShaveIce
Wed Feb 25, 2009 10:29 pm
Forum: Honolulu Ice Company
Topic: CLEAR ICE? What is it?
Replies: 2
Views: 9666

Re: CLEAR ICE? What is it?

Might I add that clear ice also takes longer to freeze than standard block ice and is usually not produced in large quantities. The process I believe involved slowing taking out the gases inside the ice using a tube over a period of time to produce the crystal clear appearance.
by ShaveIce
Tue Feb 24, 2009 4:46 pm
Forum: Shave Ice² Community Forum
Topic: Welcome to shaveiceshaveice.com!
Replies: 9
Views: 13510

Welcome to shaveiceshaveice.com!

Aloha, Greetings from Hawaii and welcome to our forum. Here you may receive and share knowledge regarding the shave ice industry. Shave ice may seem easy and simple from the outside, but there is actually much more to it than meets the eye! We hope that we could share our knowledge with you and hope...
by ShaveIce
Mon Feb 23, 2009 4:18 pm
Forum: Shave Ice Machines
Topic: Swan Si-100e User Manual *updated link*
Replies: 24
Views: 32141

Re: Swan Si-100e User Manual

Thanks for the write up kim!