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Dick's Sporting Goods
(410) 638-7404
MacPhail Crossing
Bel Air, MD
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(410) 584-9050
Hunt Valley Center
Cockeysville, MD
 
Modell's Sporting Goods
(410) 663-5640
1959 East Joppa Road
Baltimore, MD
Hours
10:00AM - 9:00PM MONDAY - THURSDAY
9:00AM - 9:30PM FRIDAY - SATURDAY
11:00AM - 6:00PM SUNDAY

Timonium REI Store
(410) 252-5920
63 W Aylesbury Rd
Timonium, MD
 
Sasho Cirovski's Maryland Soccer Camp
4423 Lehigh Road #396
College Park, MD
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(410) 933-0134
5220 Campbell Boulevard
Baltimore, MD
 
Sports Authority
(410) 931-2135
8200 Perry Hall Boulevard
White Marsh, MD
Services
Golf Day Shop, Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Friday: 10:00am - 9:00pm Saturday: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Sunday: 11:00am - 7:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Sports Authority
(410) 821-0210
1238 Putty Hill Drive
Towson, MD
Services
Golf Trade-In Program, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Dick's Sporting Goods
(410) 219-1136
2300 N. Salisbury Blvd.
Salisbury, MD
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(410) 933-0134
5220 Campbell Boulevard
Baltimore, MD
 

Preventing Loose Frame Bolts on Inline Skates

By Peter Doucet
 

Rear frame bolt on inline skate

Rear frame bolt onPeter Doucet's Cado Motus setup.

photo: Peter Doucet
 

Various disasters lurk on the racecourse. Falling. Getting lost. Being out of shape and outclassed by the competition.

Or all three at once.

Here’s another: the loose frame bolt.

The first indication that anything is wrong is the dreaded clicking sound of a loose frame. At that point, the bolt has loosened.

Next, the bolt falls out, allowing the frame to swing wildly from side to side.

At that point anything can happen, none of it good.

For me, loose frame bolts have resulted in falls or DNFs. Less fortunate skaters have suffered broken ankles.

Fortunately, you can usually prevent frame bolts from loosening with a little preventative maintenance.

Here’s how:

Tighten Up

The most important thing you can do to make sure your frame bolts don’t drop out is to keep them nice and tight. This means checking them regularly and re-tighteni...

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