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Eastern Soccer
9 High Street
Bedford Hill, NY
 
Richter Associates for the Arts
(203) 798-2245
100 Aunt Hack Road
Danbury, CT
 
Little Rascals Inc
(203) 746-3500
15 Barnum Road
Danbury, CT
 
Eastern Mountain Sports
(203) 794-1043
7 Backus Ave
Danbury, CT
 
Ski Market
(203) 798-6616
61 Newtown Road
Danbury, CT
 
Cedargables Pre-School
(203) 743-9654
187 Clapboard Ridge Road
Danbury, CT
 
The Valley Angler
(203) 792-8324
56 Padanaram Road
Danbury, CT
 
Eastern Mountain Sports
(203) 794-1043
7 Backus Avenue
Danbury, CT
 
Sports Authority
(203) 798-9520
13 Sugarhollow Road
Danbury, CT
Services
Golf Day Shop, Golf Hitting Cage, 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.

Premier Tent
(203) 744-8368
26 Kenosia Avenue
Danbury, CT
 

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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