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Dick's Sporting Goods
(770) 345-1218
1810 Cumming Highway
Canton, GA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(770) 521-1195
6440 North Point Parkway
Alpharetta, GA
 
Mitch`s Archery & Deer Cooler
(770) 479-7004
115 Longview Drive
Canton, GA
 
Cherokee Bike Shop
(770) 479-7433
1355 Riverstone Parkway
Canton, GA
 
E-Z-Go Textron
(770) 345-4040
206 North Industrial Way
Canton, GA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(770) 292-9834
Cumming Town Center
Cumming, GA
 
BridgeMill Athletic Club
(770) 345-5500
3440 Sixes Road
Canton, GA
 
Rhino Linings of Canton
(770) 720-2840
141 Butterworth Road
Canton, GA
 
Warrior Truck Accessories
(770) 479-4802
Highway 5
Holly Springs, GA
 
Towne Lake Hills Tennis Shop
(770) 516-6325
1007 Towne Lake Hills East
Woodstock, GA
 

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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